Monitor Audio C180-T2 Overview
This ceiling speaker has a variety of connectivity options, including gold-plated push-style speaker terminals. It is also compatible with a range of amps, receivers, and multi-room audio systems.
It is fire retardant to the UL94 VO standard, which ensures that the plastic used in the speaker does not ignite when subjected to extreme heat. Its hoody enables it to meet the requirements of UK Building Regulations for fire safety compliance in habitable spaces where ceiling speakers are installed.
Its woofer is made from MMP(r) II, which is a high-performance material that provides several benefits over conventional speaker materials. This includes a lighter yet more rigid construction that reduces distortion and improves overall sound reproduction accuracy.
Monitor Audio C180-T2 Features
Monitor Audio C180-T2 has a dual, independent pivoting 1 "C-CAM(r) tweeter and an 8" MMP II(r) dual-wound voice coil bass driver for high-performance stereo sound from a single speaker. It is ideal for bathrooms, hallways, and any area where space is limited. It can be installed inceiling or on a wall for a discreet, stylish, and compact design.
The speaker is made from a durable, rust-resistant aluminum alloy grille for long-lasting performance and longevity. It is also magnetic and lightweight for easy installation, with a paintable surface to encourage a seamless blend in any living environment.
Its powerful components allow the speaker to deliver room-filling sound, bringing your favorite songs and movies to life. The 7-inch MMP(r) II woofer and the two pivoting 1-inch gold dome C-CAM(r) tweeters provide natural highs and deep, punchy bass.
Precise control of the speakers' performance is achieved through an advanced crossover network that separates and routes sound frequencies to the appropriate drivers. This fine control reduces distortion and delivers exceptional sound, ensuring a dynamic and engaging audio experience for all music lovers.
This ceiling speaker is a popular choice for home theatre systems and multi-room audio systems, as it produces clear, accurate sound even at high volumes. Its low impedance of 6 ohms makes it compatible with a wide range of amplifiers, making it simple to integrate into an existing system or create a new one.
A high sensitivity of 90 dB ensures that the speaker can achieve high levels of volume without compromising on quality. Its sensitivity rating also makes it ideal for large rooms or open-plan living spaces that require a lot of sounds to fill the room.
Monitor Audio C180-T2 Specifications
50 Hz – 25 kHz
|Maximum SPL||111.6 dBA|
|Drive Unit Complement||
8" MMP II cone bass driver
2 x 1" C-CAM pivoting Gold Dome tweeters
|Overall Depth (Including Grille)||126 mm (415/16")|
|Fixing Type||3 position Tri-Grip dog fixings|
|Weight||3 kg (6 lb 10 oz)|
|Nominal Impedance||6 + 6 ohms|
|Power Handling (RMS)||120 W|
HF Level Switch (+3 dB / 0 dB / -3 dB)
|Mounting Depth||122 mm (413/16")|
|Optional Square Grille - Outer Dimensions||285 x 285 mm (111/4")|
|Sensitivity (1W@1M)||90 dB|
|Recommended Amplifier Requirements||
30 – 120 W
|Overall Diameter (Including Grille)||
285 mm (111/4")
|Cut-Out Hole Diameter||247 mm (93/4")|
Mineral-filled ABS, RoHS compliant