Von Schweikert Audio Endeavor E-5 Loudspeaker

In the 1986 film Ruthless People, Judge Reinhold plays Ken, who works as a salesman in an audio store, the kind with boxes of cheap receivers stacked on the floor. In walks a gum-smacking heavy metal enthusiast, maybe 19, who is looking for speakers. Ken senses an easy mark and his presentation is pitch-perfect. “You know, when it comes to great stereo, you can’t beat big speakers. I’m talking about big speakers with big woofers.” After quickly walking him past the models with eight, ten, and twelve-inch bass drivers, Ken steers the wide-eyed kid into the store’s inner sanctum where …