would pay that as long as the speaker is properly acoustically tuned
and not just a random speaker shoved in the box and if FRS sells this
speaker you can bet it will be at least $499.99.
The other thing is that with a flex radio you have Left and Right audio channels <stereo> so you really nee 2 of these speakers. And since CW and Phone are very different audio requirements the speakers need to work very well for tones and human speech.
As Ria said, they need to be stereo and I personally need physical separation between channels before my brain functions properly.
But, as many have said, it’s hard to beat Bose....
Here is the info on the gas shocks I'm using to mount the Audio Engine 5+ speakers.
I started out using the 7Flex-500-1o4i arms for both speakers but it was a little weak holding up the heavier Left speaker. It should have worked but the extra weight of the wires, etc made it droop after a while.
I ended up using the 7000-800 model on the Left speaker and the 7Flex-500-1o4i on the Right speaker.
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