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Kenwood Excelon XR-W1204

12" 4-ohm component subwoofer

Item # 113XRW1204

Kenwood puts their most advanced technology into the Excelon subwoofers, so you can enjoy reliable high-performance...

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About the Kenwood Excelon XR-W1204

High-performance bass

Kenwood puts their most advanced technology into the Excelon subwoofers, so you can enjoy reliable high-performance bass in your ride. The oversized XR-W1204 12" sub is designed to move more air than a standard sub, which means more sound in your vehicle. It comes equipped with an oversized polypropylene cone attached to a heavy-duty rubber surround that allows for extra excursion, so it'll faithfully reproduce those low notes. The XR-W1204 is rated to handle up to 400 watts RMS so you know it's ready to rock.

High-performance bass

Kenwood puts their most advanced technology into the Excelon subwoofers, so you can enjoy reliable high-performance bass in your ride. The oversized XR-W1204 12" sub is designed to move more air than a standard sub, which means more sound in your vehicle. It comes equipped with an oversized polypropylene cone attached to a heavy-duty rubber surround that allows for extra excursion, so it'll faithfully reproduce those low notes. The XR-W1204 is rated to handle up to 400 watts RMS so you know it's ready to rock.

Keeping it cool

A dual ventilation system forces heated air out of the motor structure through the back and the sides of the housing, so the sub stays cooler during extended play. This ventilation system also allows this sub to operate in a shallow enclosure, good news if you're building a box to go in a tight spot. Install this Kenwood in a suitable box, hook up a nice amp, and you're ready to rumble.

To drive this single subwoofer, we recommend a mono amplifier rated between 300 and 600 watts RMS at 4 ohms. For more information, please refer to our article on How to Match Subwoofers and Amplifiers.

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Product highlights:

  • 12" 4-ohm component subwoofer
  • oversized polypropylene cone with rubber surround
  • handles up to 400 watts RMS (2000 watts peak)
  • frequency response: 32-300 Hz
  • sensitivity: 83 dB
  • top mount depth: 5-5/8"
  • grille not included
  • warranty: 2 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # XR-W1204
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What's in the box:

  • One 12" Subwoofer
  • Eight 1-3/8" Screws
  • Adhesive backed foam gasket
  • Cardboard template
  • Instruction manual (English/ French/ Spanish/ Portuguese)
  • Warranty information
  • Specs on box lid

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Sealed Enclosure Applications: Kenwood recommends sealed enclosure volumes from 0.6 ft³ to 1.25 ft³, with an optimum volume of 0.88 ft³. Sealed enclosures provide the most control over a woofer, will handle a lot of power, and provide accurate sonic reproduction, making them suitable for all types of music.

Ported Enclosure Applications: Kenwood recommends ported enclosure volumes from 1.2 ft³ to 2.0 ft³. The optimum volume is 1.5 ft³ with a 12-3/4" wide x 1-3/8" tall x 29" long slot port. Ported (or vented) enclosures typically provide better overall efficiency than sealed, so they are suitable for use with smaller amplifiers, giving you more bass output from less power. However, this efficiency comes at the expense of very low frequency output.

Spring Terminals: The spring post terminals will accept pin connectors, single banana plugs, or bare wire up to 8 gauge.

Additional Measurements:

  • Frame: the speaker frame doesn't have a uniform diameter; at the widest points the diameter is 14.665", at the narrow points it's 12.821"
  • Woofer Displacement: 0.098 ft³ (2.8 liters)

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I'm getting two 12in subs what amp will i need to handle this amount of power?
[ Devin  Sep 30, 2016 ]
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Thanks for your question. For information on selecting the best amp for your subs I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They will be able to help determine the differences between the amp models and help you make the best choice for your system.
[ Kenny  Sep 30, 2016 ]  Staff

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