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Matching Speaker Recommendation

Thomas NE7X
Thomas NE7X Member ✭✭
edited January 2020 in FLEX-6000 Signature Series
I per-ordered a Flex-6400M and I understand Flex does not sell an external matching speaker. Does anyone have a recommendation of a matching speaker, size (height) and color?
Thanks, 73s, Thomas NE7X...


  • Neil   N4FN
    Neil N4FN Member
    edited July 2019
    BOSE has a great set of speakers called Companion 2 Series III, I believe at less than $100. list price  A good price for an excellent speaker. If you Google them you can find them under $75.00
    I will be using them with the long awaited 6400 and use them now with the Maestro
    Neil   N4FN
  • Jim Richardson
    edited February 2019
    I also use the Bose Companion 2 Series II Computer Speakers on my 6500.  Jim, k4vw
  • Butch
    Butch Member ✭✭✭
    edited November 2018
    I initially started out using a set of Bose Companion 2 Series II speakers for my 6700.  They worked ok but after awhile I wanted something with better quality so I moved to a set of AudioEngine 5+  speakers.  They're a bit pricey but sound excellent. 
  • Craig_KØCF
    Craig_KØCF Member ✭✭✭
    edited December 2017
    I use the AudioEngine 2+. About $250 at Amazon, although I got mine on sale for $200. Excellent sound quality, no RF interference problems whatever. Not as much bass as the 5+, but adequate for voice.
    Craig, KØCF
  • Clay N9IO
    Clay N9IO Clay N9IO Member ✭✭
    edited August 2019
    I am using two pair of the Companion 2 Series III speakers, I split the output to each pair. Easy on the ears, pleasant. $99 at Newegg locally at Target.
  • Bill-KB0BK
    Bill-KB0BK Member ✭✭
    edited January 2020
    I use Bose Companion 20 speakers with my 6700. I like the external tethered volume/on-off control. It’s more convenient for me with my setup. Never had any RF issues with my 5000a or 6700. No issues at legal limit power either. A bit pricey, but well worth it in my opinion.
  • K4ELO
    K4ELO Member
    edited December 2019
    I like the West Mountain Radio dsp speakers.
  • Al_NN4ZZ
    Al_NN4ZZ Loganville GAMember ✭✭✭
    edited December 2017
    Also have the Audio Engine 5+. Excellent sound for both the radio and PC. Zero issues. Regards, Al / NN4ZZ
  • Steve K9ZW
    Steve K9ZW Member ✭✭✭
    edited October 2019
    Been happy with the Wohler AMP1A-LP Active Nearfield Stereo Speakers I have paired with the 6700 at my home shack. At my Island shack I just have an obsolete battery powered iPod-external speaker I was given. When possible I’m usually wearing a set of RadioSport headsets though. 73 Steve K9ZW
  • Neil D Friedman N3DF
    Neil D Friedman N3DF Dayton, OHMember ✭✭✭
    edited December 2017
    I'm going to see how my 6600M internal speaker sounds before investing dollars and desk real estate in external speakers.
  • Bill -VA3WTB
    Bill -VA3WTB Member ✭✭✭
    edited December 2017
    Neil, I think the radio speaker is ok,,but the ones these guys are talking about should be much better. Will see...

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