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Fountek FW168

Fountek FW168 Midwoofer

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The Fountek FW168 is a 168mm / 6½ inch midwoofer featuring an anodised aluminium cone, a strong diecast chassis and an alloy phase plug. The frequency response is smooth and held within 3db limits between 200Hz-4kHz, this is an excellent result for a drive unit in this price range. As to be expected from an aluminium cone drive unit, the transient response is excellent and distortion is low.

Key Features:

  • Aluminium cone - excellent transients
  • Non resonant diecast chassis
  • 36mm copper voicecoil
  • High compliance suspension
  • Aluminium voice coil former
  • Smooth frequency response
  • Aluminium central phase plug
  • Low distortion output

Basic parameters:

Resonant frequency (fs) 45 Hz Nominal impedance (Zn) 8 Ω
Mechanical  Q factor (Qms) 3.24 DC resistance (Re) 7.2 Ω
Electrical Q factor (Qes) 0.45 RMS power handling 50W
Total Q factor (Qts) 0.39 Sensitivity (2.83V/1m) 87.3dB
Equivalent volume (Vas) 16.5L Chassis diameter 168 mm