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Accuton C173-6-096 Ceramic Bass / Midrange

7 inch 6 ohm Ceramic Bass - Midrange.

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The Accuton  C173-6-096  Bass / Midrange is an  esoteric 7 inch unit primarily intended for high end 3 way designs.

This state of the art driver features a ceramic cone with soft rubber surround and an impressive motor system comprising a large Neodymium magnet and 55mm titanium voice coil former. Sensitivity is high at 94 dB broadening the scope of application.

The spider, pole and voice coil former are fully ventilated for minimal compression. This 6 ohm unit has a power rating of 120 watts .

Full datasheets can be downloaded from the bottom of this page.

Here are some box alignment examples:


Vb: 8L, Fres: 25Hz with passive radiator, -18dB @ 25Hz, Q: 0.38 (optimal A/V alignment)

Vb: 4.1L, Port diameter: 50mm, Length: 170mm, Fres: 82Hz, F-3dB: 85Hz, Q: 0.50 (typical A/V alignment)

Vb: 11L, Port diameter: 50mm, Length: 150mm, Fres: 53Hz, F-3dB: 55Hz, Q: 0.34 (extended bass)

Infinite baffle:

Vb: 4.1L, -18dB @ 40Hz, F-3dB: 175Hz, Q: 0.50 (clean transient response)

Vb: 11L, -15dB @ 40Hz, F-3dB: 170Hz, Q: 0.38 (extended bass for active systems)

A matching passive radiator is available :  Accuton P173

Key Features:

  • Ultra hard ceramic cone (Corundum / Sapphire)
  • 173mm diameter chassis with protective grille
  • High power 55mm voice coil assembly
  • Underhung motor, titanium VC former
  • 40 Hz - 3 KHz in vented box
  • Large Neodymium magnet
  • Long throw max. 10mm

Basic Parameters:

    Resonant frequency (fs) 39Hz DC resistance (Re) 6.6Ω
    Mechanical  Q factor (Qms) 3.9 Power handling 120W
    Electrical Q factor (Qes) 0.18 Sensitivity (2.83V/1m) 94dB
    Total Q factor (Qts) 0.17 Chassis diameter 173mm
    Equivalent volume (Vas) 28L Cutout diameter 146mm

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