Royd Minstrel Speakers sold. by Hermionediamond 04 Feb 2013 18: 30. The Royd badge has come off one speaker (I don't have the badge). Is anyone interested in buying these. I'm told they match very well with Naim kit. I'm based in north west UK and the buyer would need to collect.
Jun 17, 2011 The Minstrel was their most successful model (commercially) and there are quite a few about, so I doubt you'd have to wait long. Other Royd models share similar drivers, however its not easy to work out which, they're all quite similar, with subtly different mods or weighting. Rega Ela December 7th, 2011 Although not a Royd Audio speaker, Im including the Rega Ela, as the first version were developed in partnership with Royd and shared the same drivers to the Royd Apex.
Royd Minstrel foam kits. gonedeaf. September 2013 edited September 2013 in Loudspeakers. Most any loudspeaker repair outfit could repairreplace the surrounds, it's not too hard.
If you were going to have a bash yourself, it's likely that a supplier could indicate how close his kits would be to original.
I got it confused with my Royd " there is an issue with royd minstrel bass units that shouldn't be ignored.
the drivers are coated thickly in a black substance to add mass, however there is a tendency for this to run into the uncovered metal pole piece over a period of years. this stickiness will affect the smooth running of the driver and cause distortion.
it can be removed Aug 04, 2007 Just picked up some Royd's this weekend actually. I already have some Royd Apex (precursors to your Minstrals), which I'm using for my stereo rig and the fronts on my cinema setup and have picked up some Royd Envoys, one of which will be my centre speaker to keep the sound at the front matched and even. The first thing you notice about these speakers, is just how small they are and how little they weigh.
As soon as you connect them up and power on you know they are something special. Royd Audio designed and handbuilt loudspeakers in the UK for almost 25 years. Production came to an end in 2002 when the man behind the company Joe Akroyd retired, but there remains a dedicated band of Royd listeners and the second hand value of the speakers continues to rise.
Apr 07, 2011 Hi Andy. The tweeter is a Vifa D19TD0508 modified by Royd with a rear chamber. If it's blown it can be fixed by carefully removing the plastic top plate; which is where the voicecoil is attached, and replacing with a spare (which I happen to have ). Jun 26, 2011 Linn Sondek LP12 with Ittok LVII Tonearm and K9 Cartridge, Naim Nait Amp& Linn Kan IIs Duration: 4: 26. wombat490 11, 764 views Jun 26, 2011 Theres a new YouTube Music web player for desktop!
Working No thanks Check it out. Find out why Close. Royd Minstrel Nait 1 NAIM NAIT 2 repair ROYD MINSTREL SPEAKER REVIEW THE ORIGINAL BOOGIE Summary: NOVEMBER 15, 2015 Royd Minstrels (1st edition), 1993 The Royd Minstrels were designed by Joe Akroyd, who started his company in the UK in the early 1980s.