Gallery: Specimen’s Hand-Crafted Horn Speakers Are Made from Recycled N...

Specimen products are unique in the electronics world because they are designed to be serviceable and are intended to last for decades. Schneller is appalled that so many products seem to have planned obsolescence. He points out in particular that we should never see Specimen tube amplifiers in a landfill. Although we may not see them at the dump, we should see them in museums. This collection was displayed at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago in 2011 in an exhibit call Sonic Arboretum.

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