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MartinLogan's ElectroMotion Series Surround Loudspeaker:
The MartinLogan ElectroMotion FX2 surround speaker features dual Folded Motion
XT tweeters in a wide-dispersion array ideally suited for surround channel
applications. A single 6.5" doped fiber-cone woofer provides powerful
low-frequency extension. Available in a black satin finish, the EM-FX2
is designed to corner mount, wall mount, or angle-wall mount for versatile
surround sound placement in any room.
Dual Folded Motion XT Tweeters: MartinLogan's 1.27" x 2.4" Folded
Motion XT tweeter boasts a radiating surface 40% larger than those found in
their Motion Series loudspeakers. This substantial leap in size increases the
bandwidth and efficiency of the high-performance tweeter for effortless surround
channel performance. The MartinLogan Folded Motion XT Tweeters help give the
ElectroMotion FX2 its natural, realistic high frequency sound. Lightning fast
transient response, combined with its large surface area creates clear, dynamic,
and precise sound. The Folded Motion XT tweeter works by moving air (which
creates sound) perpendicular to the folded ridges of the diaphragm, similar to
how an accordion works. This extremely low mass diaphragm "squeezes" air and
requires less excursion than a typical tweeter, which drastically minimizes
distortion while providing a lightning fast response time. The two Folded Motion
XT tweeters provide a controlled sound dispersion of 160°
(h) x30° (v) to create a realistic
and carefully etched sound stage.
6.5" Doped-Fiber Woofer w/ Side-Firing Ports: The MartinLogan
ElectroMotion FX surround loudspeaker features a 6.5" doped-fiber cone woofer
with a cast aluminum basket housed in a non-resonant asymmetrical chamber. The
doped-fiber cone woofer uses a rigid structured dust cap and butyl rubber surround to
reduce cone break-up and distortion. The 6.5" woofer is paired with dual
side-firing bass ports to deliver higher output and audibly richer, deeper bass
Precision Crossover: To seamlessly blend the audio output
from the high frequency drivers (dual tweeters) and the midbass driver (woofer),
the EM-FX2 loudspeaker features a precision crossover utilizing custom air core
coil and low DCR steel laminate inductors, polyester film capacitors in series,
and low DF electrolytic capacitors in parallel.
Spring-Post Connectors: The MartinLogan ElectroMotion FX2
speaker features two spring-post connectors to attach your speaker wire. The
spring-posts will accept bare wire (16- to 10-gauge), pin-connectors, and banana
plugs (single only). The rubber caps on the spring-post connectors must be
removed to use banana plugs.
Applications: The MartinLogan ElectroMotion FX can used as a
rear or side surround speaker in a home theater application for any size room.
Mounting Options: The MartinLogan ElectroMotion FX surround
loudspeaker can simply be placed on a table-top, stand, shelf, or other flat
surface. Two self-adhesive rubber feet are included for safe and secure
placement. Using the included keyhole-slot bracket, you can wall-mount the speaker
against a flat wall, in a corner, or angled on a wall.
Break-in Period: Allow approximately 72 hours of break-in at
90 dB (moderate listening levels) before any critical listening.