Breaking barriers and defying conventional audio limitations, DS18's PRO-HY8.4B
Hybrid speakers bring you the best of both worlds.
Designed to conquer the elements, the PRO-HY8.4B boasts water-resistant paper cones that effortlessly battle against nature's forces. Whether you're cruising on a motorcycle, navigating the open waters on a boat, or enjoying the ride in your trusty vehicle, these speakers are built to withstand the harshest conditions, all while maintaining peak performance.
The PRO-HY8.4B’s feature a high-volume 8" speaker and a 1" voice-coiled driver, both rated at an astonishing 250W RMS and 500W MAX power handling. With a sensitivity of 97dB and a frequency response ranging from 80Hz to 20KHz, these speakers deliver crystal-clear sound reproduction across the entire audible spectrum.
DS18's PRO-HY8.4B’s driver boasts a diaphragm crafted from titanium, renowned for its remarkable stiffness-to-weight ratio. This premium material guarantees extraordinary clarity, allowing you to hear every nuance and detail in your favorite music with pristine accuracy. The driver's magnet material is none other than neodymium, a powerful and lightweight material that ensures superior control and response.
Every detail matters in the construction of the PRO-HY8.4B’s: its voice coil diameter of 1.5" and former made of glass fiber guarantee impeccable performance and durability. The cone, crafted from water-resistant paper, ensures longevity and resistance against the elements. The cloth surround, aluminum basket, and glossy red finish all contribute to an exquisite aesthetic that perfectly complements the exceptional audio quality.
- Hybrid design combines high wattage midrange and driver together in one beautiful frame.
- High volume 8 and 1" driver rated at 250w RMS and 500max for crazy loud volume in a full range of frequencies.
- Water resistant cone to help battle elements and moisture making them great for motorcycles, boats, and regular vehicles too!
- Nominal Diameter 8”
- Nominal Impedance 4 Ohms
- RMS Power Handling 250W
- MAX Power Handling 500W
- Sensitivity (1w/1m) 97dB
- Frequency Response 80Hz-20KHz
- Recommended Hi Pass Crossover 100 Hz
- Number of Ways 2
- Voice Coil Diameter 1.5” / 38.6 mm
- Voice Coil Former Material Glass Fiber
- Winding Material CCAW
- Cone Material Water Resistant Paper
- Surround Material Cloth
- Basket Material Aluminum
- Basket Color/Finish Glossy Red
- Magnet Material Ferrite
- Magnet Weight 27 oz
- Displacement volume 0.051L
Thiele Small Parameters:
- Equivalent Volume Vas 10.048L
- Excursion (one way) Xmax 9.2 mm
- Free Air Resonance FS 135Hz
- Mechanical Factor Qms 5.96
- Electrical Factor Qes 1.321
- Total Factor Qts 1.011
- Mechanical Mass Mms 9.69g
- Mechanical Compliance Cms 137.345 mm/N
- BL Factor BL 4.58
- Voice Coil Inductance Le 4.22mH
- Cone Area Sd 226.98 Cm2
- DC Resistance Re 3.4 ohms
- Mechanical Mass w/o Air Mmd 7.724g
- Voice Coil Diameter 1” / 25.4 mm
- Voice Coil Former Material Kapton
- Winding Material CCAW
- Diaphragm Material Titanium
- Magnet Material Neodymium
- Horn Diameter 3.26"
- Overall Diameter 8.31" / 211mm
- Overall Depth 4.65" / 118.2mm
- Front Mount Baffle Cutout 7.1" / 180.3mm
- Mounting Depth 4.29" / 109mm
- Motor Diameter 4.59" / 116.6mm