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Clarion CMG1622R

Built tough to withstand sun and moisture

Ready to rock on the water

If great sound is as important to you on the water as it is on land, you need a set of quality, marine-rated speakers in your system. Clarion uses artful design and rigorous testing to ensure that their CMG1622R 6-1/2" speakers are ready to rock in even the harshest extremes of a marine environment.

These Clarions feature a rugged, waterproof mica-injection polypropylene woofer and a 1-1/4" cone tweeter for outstanding sound that won't fade out due to high humidity and punishing UV rays. A rugged plastic shell protects the basket and magnet, while the integrated white plastic grille looks great in any boat. A set of Clarion's illuminated speaker grilles (sold seperately) will add safe, subtle lighting to your evening cruises or nights at the dock.

Note: Clarion describes this model as a 6-1/2" speaker, though the cutout required is more similar to a 6-3/4" speaker. For simplicity's sake, we list it as a 6-1/2" speaker.

Product Highlights:

  • 6-1/2" mica-injection polypropylene cone
  • 1-1/4" PEI cone tweeter
  • handles up to 40 watts RMS (100 watt peak)
  • impedance: 3 ohms
  • rubber mounting gasket
  • speaker grilles included
  • stainless steel mounting hardware included
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

Clarion CMG1622R Reviews

Average Customer Review:

5 Reviews

Clarion CMG1622R

Written by: Ben from North Carolina on November 18, 2015

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Sounds good.



Marine Speakers

Written by: JHJones from North Carolina on August 20, 2015

Great speaker for the money.

Pros: Sounds & looks great.

Cons: None yet.

Both speakers

Written by: Bill from Omaha on September 18, 2014

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

For the money there just okay

Pros: Just a fair speaker

Cons: Just a fair speaker

Clarion speakers

Written by: Alex P from San Antonio , Tx on August 14, 2013

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

First product to purchase from Crutchfield and it was effortless! I truly wanted something quick to put together a icechest boombox. My payment was taken, monitored tracking of my shipment and it arrived at my doorstep earlier than anticipated. And the speakers , well they sound awesome! Would highly encourage first time buyers with doubts to JUST DO IT! You won't regret it. I will be back Crutchfield! Thanx!



Clarion CMG1622R

Written by: Anonymous from Norwalk, CT on July 18, 2013

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Speakers were good and the price was right, however, the back was too wide for the cutout on my boat. Had to return them and buy other speakers.

Pros: Good sounding, good looking and good priced speakers.

Cons: Did not fit into the cut-out on my boat in which other Clarion speakers did fit.

Hands-on research

What's in the box?

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  • Two 2-way marine speakers
  • 2 Plastic grilles
  • 8 Stainless steel speed clips
  • Eight 1" Stainless steel self-tapping mounting screws
  • Specification sheet/Warranty information

Product Research


Marine Speakers: The Clarion CMG1622R speakers are designed and treated for use in the harsh marine environment. The speakers meet or exceed the ASTM B117 Salt/Fog Exposure standard, as well as the ASTM D4329 UV Exposure standard.

Water-resistant Materials: Each speaker features a mica-injected polypropylene cone woofer with a Santoprene rubber surround and a titanium dome tweeter. The basket and grille are made of durable UV resistant plastic. The magnet is fully enclosed to protect it from corrosion. The speaker includes stainless steel mounting screws and an integrated rubber mounting gasket for a watertight fit.

Drain Channel: The speaker frame and grille have an integrated liquid drain channel to allow water to escape from the front of the cone area.

Terminals: The CMG1622R speakers feature corrosion-resistant gold-plated terminals.

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Customer Q&A

2 questions already asked

I forwarded your question to an Advisor and they responded with the following: The Alpine Marine SPS-M600 6-1/2" 2-way Speakers offer a smaller cutout size at 4.972" where the Clarion's mentioned require 5.678". This Clarion model is the only Clarion however. If you would like to discuss further you can contact an Advisor directly by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. [ Krissy  May 16, 2014 ]  Staff
Unfortunately we don't have an easy way to look that piece of information up. I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They should be able to help determine what will work best in your system. [ Jeff  May 15, 2014 ]  Staff