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Versatile Real Wood Racks By Salamander Design
The Salamander Archetype 2.0 is a compact, versatile two-shelf unit. It can either stands alone or serves as a vertical extension for other compatible Archetype racks. Each shelf has a weight capacity of 150 lbs. The Archetype 2.0 measures 20" high, 23" wide, and 16" deep.
Highly original Archetype audio racks offer unique features never before available at this price. Archetype racks are constructed of 23"-wide, 16"-deep, and 3/4"-thick wood shelves held in place by a system of 5/8" diameter threaded steel rods, washers, and bolts. Each shelf is infinitely adjustable, so you can change the spacing between shelves for gear of varying heights, or allow extra breathing room for hot running gear.
Shelves on the Salamander racks are are held firmly in place-above and below-by a combination of energy-damping neoprene washers, steel washers, and steel nuts. This damping feature prevents vibrations from traveling from component to component within the rack. The useable width between the steel rods is 19.25". Some assembly required.
Archetype racks are a modular design, which means you can add or remove shelves as you change equipment-or you can even bolt an additional five-shelf rack on top, creating a 54"-tall seven-shelf rack! No other rack system offers more options!
Can I add extra shelves to this rack?
Yes, one of the benefits of the Archetype system is the infinitely adjustable shelves. Since these shelves can be set in any position on the support rails, it is possible to move them closer together and make room for extra shelves.
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A simple design that works wonderfully well and looks good doing it. The cherry finish is gorgeous. Very sturdy with a design that allows for ample air flow. I love these things.
|- Dave M, WI|
This was for a second system and I added a 3rd shelve and the unit fits my equipment just right. I can hear a sound improvement as well.
|- Craig S, TX|