Even though the RF-42 II is the
smallest, most affordable tower speaker in the Reference Series, it still
handles today’s demanding music and movie soundtracks with ease. In fact, its
specifications are almost identical to the larger Reference models.
The RF-42 II is complete with our proprietary Tractrix® Horn technology which
produces a unique combination of precision, clarity and effortless power.
Finished in a beautiful black ash woodgrain vinyl veneer, the RF-42 II is
guaranteed to complement any décor.
New and Improved
Now in its fifth generation, Reference II speakers have even more content and
superior sound quality for you to enjoy. You’ll find re-engineered drivers
throughout combined with a new crossover system that will capture your complete
attention and excite your emotions. Improved cosmetics, including black metallic
finished baffles, cerametallic woofers, new logos and feet, redefine the look of
“big sound” throughout the line.
Four Laws of the Klipsch Universe
Beginning in 1946, company founder, Paul W. Klipsch believed four principles to
be the foundation for great sound. Together, these four design principles—high
efficiency with low distortion, controlled directivity, flat frequency response,
and wide dynamic range—have and always will be the foundation for our
stunningly powerful and precise sound.
Tips and Tricks
For helpful tips and additional speaker information visit our online education
Every Reference speaker utilizes
our Tractrix® Horn technology for lifelike sound, more
output using less energy, improved reliability, reduced distortion and a
large soundstage with well-defined imaging.
Our light, yet rigid
Cerametallic woofer cones feature specially treated aluminum to
help better dampen and prevent distortion.
Titanium tweeter with
linear travel suspension—trickle-down technology from our
flagship Palladium Series—provides an open, natural sound, making you feel
as if you’re in the studio with the recording artist or on the set of a
Rounded feet offer
less protrusion, giving the cabinet a slimmer, more sophisticated look with
new copper accents.
75W RMS /
95dB @ 2.83V
(2.54cm) Titanium diaphragm compression driver mated to 90° x 60° square