B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt

B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt

Brand:| Model: DE250-8
Overview
The B&C Speakers DE250 1" HF driver uses its polyimide diaphragm and optimized ferrite motor to great effect. It is a durable, accurate, and great-sounding professional audio transducer.
Highlights
  • 120 watt continuous program power capacity
  • 1.7" aluminum voice coil
  • Polyimide diaphragm
  • 108.5 dB sensitivity
  • 1" bolt-on format (2-bolt/3-bolt)
Part # 
294-605
Weight: 5 lbs.  
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Product Details

B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt

B&C's DE250 1" high frequency compression driver features smooth and accurate response. Its low mass polyimide diaphragm and optimized ceramic magnet assembly allow high sensitivity and low distortion up to 18 kHz. Popular with professional users as well as many discriminating "high efficiency" home audio enthusiasts, the B&C Speakers DE250 is considered one of the most listenable high performance 1" HF drivers available.

Specifications: • Power handling: 60 watts RMS/120 watts program above recommended crossover of 1.6 kHz/12 dB slope • VCdia: 1.7" • Impedance: 8 ohms • Frequency response: 1,000-18,000 Hz • SPL: 108.5 dB 1W/1m • Dimensions: 4.7" diameter x 2.4" depth • Net weight: 4.6 lb. • Replacement diaphragm available.



Product Specifications
  • Mounting Type2-Bolt/3-Bolt
  • Exit Diameter1"
  • Diaphragm MaterialPoly / Mylar
  • Impedance8 ohms
  • Power Handling (RMS)60 Watts
B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt
  • BrandB&C Speakers
  • ModelDE250-8
  • Part Number294-605
  • UPC844632001765
  • Product CategoryHorn Drivers
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (10 Reviews)
  • Weight5 lbs.
  • California Prop 65

    Warning: California residents only. Please note per Proposition 65 that this product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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Reviews

B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt
B&C DE250-8 1" Polyimide Horn Driver 8 Ohm 2/3-Bolt is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 10.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What do you expect - it's the standardIt's well made, sounds great. I can't complain. I guess that's why it has become the standard. I have it crossed over around 850 hz to a JBL 2226h
Date published: 2014-02-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Detailed and DurableI was pleasantly surprised by this driver. It has the durability of a Titanium driver with more of the detail of a Mylar CD. The output is tremendous but the detail is retained. The B&C Mylar DE10 is more delicate but does not have the power handling of this unit. This is a workhorse. We use it in our premium line array cabinets; HiFi sound at PA volumes. Just keep the crossover above 3.5KHz or this thing will take your head off.
Date published: 2013-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Incredible HighsThis is one of the best drivers for over 1Khz. use ever made. It's the best I've ever heard and is a steal at this price.
Date published: 2012-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well Worth The PriceI used them with the pn# 294-620 horns and 3500hz crossover in my 3 way, 1 x 6 x 18" DIY prosound monitors.There was no "break in period". They were perfect from the moment I installed them. I just set their levels to match woofer and mid with a pn# 260-262 L-Pad, sat back and enjoyed!
Date published: 2013-02-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hifi sound on steroidsI find this driver very easy to work with. It has a smooth extended response and is capable of a low crossover point. Coupled to a decent waveguide it has a very clean, neutral and articulate sound. Put simply, "hifi sound on steroids." This is the compression driver that Earl Geddes found to be comparable to a cost-no-object Tad. My only complaints are related to it's construction. Firstly, the exit tube lacks a smooth profile - it has a series of small concentric lips. Secondly, the foam could be better lined up with the exit.
Date published: 2013-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I've fallen out of love with titanium...and it happened a while ago, as I've been happily using Radian PB760's, with their aluminum diaphragms for years.But I was looking for some good, loud 1" exit drivers, and I had a look at all the options in my price range, and none of them had a flatter frequency response graph than the DE250 -- it wiggles around within a 2dB range throughout most of the passband before dropping off in the high teens. Nothing else looked quite as good.I've been quite pleased with the results. I've been using them as highs in some _very_ modified Community RS880s, and they're sounding very nice while keeping up with the M200 mid drivers. I'm hoping to try them at some point on some smaller-format designs as well.
Date published: 2011-03-02

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