About the JBL AWC129
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A solid outdoor speaker
The JBL AWC129 delivers high-fidelity sound with solid bass for commercial applications like outdoor restaurant seating, patio bars, and more. This rugged speaker is built to JBL's exacting specifications, with a 12" woofer and 1" compression driver. The speaker's 90° x 90° coverage pattern ensures that a single speaker can be heard clearly throughout a large area.
The included U-bracket makes installation go smoothly, and the cabinet and grille can be painted to match any decor.
- 12" Kevlar-reinforced cone woofer
- 1" compression driver
- 90° x 90° coverage pattern
- handles up to 400 watts continuous program power
- frequency response: 80-20,000 Hz (±3dB)
- on-wall design with weather-resistant enclosure and transducers
- 200-watt transformer for 70-volt or 100-volt distributed audio systems
- 70-volt taps at 25, 50, 100 and 200 watts
- 100-volt taps at 50, 100 and 200 watts
- 8-ohm bypass for use with conventional receivers and amplifiers
- U-bracket for on-wall mounting included
- enclosure and grille can be painted to match your decor
- sensitivity: 96 dB
- maximum SPL: 122 dB (8 ohms)
Dimensions and warranty:
- 15-3/4"W x 15-3/4"H x 17-1/2"D
- weight: 35 lbs. (without bracket)
- warranty: 5 years parts and labor
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # AWC129-BK
What's in the box:
- 1 All-weather 70/100V speaker (black)
- Rear cover plate
- Gland nut
- Two 1" bolts
- Four 5/8" screws
- 2 Flat washers
- 2 Lock washers
- Specification sheet
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Features & specs
|Drivers per speaker||2|
|Woofer Size (inches)||12|
|Tweeter Size (inches)||1|
|System Frequency response||80Hz-20kHz|
|Peak Power rating||---|
All-Weather Speaker: The AWC129 is a two-way, 70/100V, surface-mount loudspeaker that's designed for outdoor music and paging systems, while being highly weather-resistant. This makes the AWC129 an excellent choice for a wide variety of outdoor applications including sports facilities, racetracks, stadiums, fairgrounds, water parks, cruise ships, and anywhere a high-quality outdoor, foreground/background music (and/or paging) speaker is required.
Two-Way Speaker Design: The AWC129 indoor/outdoor speaker is comprised of a high-power 12" low-frequency driver and a 1" high-frequency horn-loaded compression driver tweeter. The 12" woofer features a Kevlar-reinforced cone and a well-damped surround for a smooth frequency response. Its high-temperature voice coil and saturated-gap magnet geometry help reduce distortion. The coaxial design features a unique tapered pole-piece design that eliminates high-frequency beaming, while extending pattern control to the lowest possible frequencies.
Weather Resistance Enclosure: The AWC129's paintable enclosure is constructed of thick ABS with fiberglass, and is heavily braced to maximize low-frequency performance. The corrosion-resistant, zinc-rich steel grille is powder-coated and backed with open cell foam. The high thread-count mesh foam provides excellent protection in the harshest environments. The outdoor speaker carries an IP-56 weather-proof rating (per IEC529) when installed with a minimum 5˚ downward tilt. It also exceeds Mil Spec 810 for humidity, salt spray, temperature, UV rays, as well as ASTM G85 for acid-air/salt-spray (336 hrs.).
70V/100V Compatible: The AWC129 includes a 200W multi-tap transformer for use in either 70V or 100V distributed-line systems. Taps are selected with a rotary switch located on the rear-panel.
- 70V Taps: 25W, 50W, 100W, 200W
- 100V Taps: 50W, 100W, 200W
- 8Ω: Tap bypass
Set-Screw Terminals: Speaker wire connection is made via set-screw terminals that can accommodate up to 12 ga. speaker wire. A Thru pair of terminals lets you daisy-chain multiple speakers. The rear-panel terminal cup includes a screw-down cover and a wire gland-nut for added weather protection.
Mounting Options: The AWC129 includes a heavy-duty, powder-coated U-bracket for surface-mounting to a wall, ceiling, or overhang, while providing long-lasting, all-weather use. The U-bracket allows for a wide range of speaker-aiming angles.
SonicGuard Protection: JBL's exclusive SonicGuard overload protection is virtually inaudible to the listener, ensuring reliability while providing full fidelity sound.
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