Visit Our New Showroom
4126 Egan Drive
Savage, MN 55378

facebook twitter houzz linkedin pintrest
Pro AV Catalog


10 Research Drive
Stratford, CT 06615
United States
Project List
Vintage Garage Stereo Utilizes Soundsphere 2715's
Posted on Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Although the 2715?s have been discontinued for some time now, we still thought this was worth sharing! We just received a submission from a user who plans on using a pair of these as a garage stereo. Mike came across a pair of SoundSphere 2715?s, refurbished them, and gave them a custom paint job with a retro orange Union 76 Gas Station logo.

Vintage Garage Stereo Ideas SoundSphere 2715 Union 76 Logo

That’s one cool garage stereo!

As you can see, the 2715?s are quite different than the streamlined speakers we offer today. The 2715 utilized dual 15? woofers and two conical reflectors similar to what you see in today’s Q15. For high frequency dispersion, the 2715 utilized six tweeters placed around the enclosure. Today’s speakers use coaxial speakers to produce the full-range, 360 degree dispersion from a single point.

Garage Stereo Ideas - Soundsphere Omnidirectional Speakers Firehouse

Soundsphere speakers installed in a firehouse

Soundsphere Speakers Are Used in Garage Stereos Around the World

Soundsphere speakers are actually quite commonplace in commercial garages thanks to their even sound distribution. Although not typically used as a garage stereo for music playback, commercial garages and emergency services depend on Soundsphere to deliver clear, intelligible messages to their personnel. But that’s not to say that Soundsphere speakers can’t handle music – the larger models and subwoofers are very well equipped to produce the low-end response needed for music.

Mike plans on hanging his retro 2715?s in his friend’s car collection warehouse as an omnidirectional garage stereo. His next project? Two smaller Soundspheres that might get the 8-ball treatment.


COMMERCIAL SERVICES audio/video | security/surveillance | digital signage | lighting control | motorized shades | communications | fiber optics
HOME SERVICES theater | audio | automation | lighting control | motorized shades | security/surveillance | communications | fiber optics | computer services

Stealth Installation | Hot Products | Brands | Testimonials | About Us | Schedule Consultation

View Mobile Site | Showroom Address: 4126 Egan Drive, Savage, MN 55378

Serving the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, Acoustix Audio Video is a technology systems contractor that specializes in the design and installation of custom audio, video, home theater, automation, lighting control and security/surveillance systems within both residential and commercial environments. Certified Low Voltage Specialist. Bonded. Insured. Licensed. (#TS02121)

© Acoustix Audio Video. All rights reserved.