Updates and upgrades

Owners of the original Carmelita (aka zA1.1) and Valentina (aka zA2.1) can have their pairs updated with new woofers or electronics, or upgraded by converting them from passive to active) or some combination. In the process, the speakers will be thoroughly evaluated, and any components that require attention will be serviced or replaced.

Carmelita

Convert P7 passive to A7 active. Remove passive components, modify cabinets, and install Hypex dual 250W/4Ω NCore amplification per cabinet, replace rear input panel, install analog and digital input cards, modify wiring as needed, install integrated vibration isolation and adapter plates.

With stands: $3445/pair
Without stands: $3095/pair -- Note: some handiwork will be required to adapt your stands to the isolation plate

Add vibration isolation. Fit the cabinets with vibration isolators and an adapter plate.
With stands: $645/pair
Without stands -- some tool work will be required to adapt the isolation plate to your stands: $295/pair

Valentina

Woofer update. Modify baffles; replace 7" with 8" woofers. Conversion of passive version includes crossover modification: $2295/pair

Convert passive to A8 active. Includes 8" woofer update, plus remove passive components, modify cabinets, and install Hypex dual 500W/4Ω NCore amplification per cabinet, replace rear input panel, install analog and digital input cards, modify wiring as needed: $5795/pair

Update original active to A8 active. Includes 8" woofer update, plus remove original amplifiers, replace cabinets, and install Hypex dual 500W/4Ω NCore amplification per cabinet, add new rear input panel, install analog and digital input cards, modify wiring as needed: $6295/pair

Other upgrades and updates are possible. If you have one in mind, please inquire.