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Dayton Audio DS135-8 5" Designer Series Woofer Speaker

Brand:|Model: DS135-8|Part # 295-426

The Designer Series DS135-8 from Dayton Audio brings great audio fidelity and superior cosmetics to the 5" woofer category.
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Part # 295-426
  • Cosmetic frame with low profile lip, designed for front mounting—no countersinking required!
  • Coated paper cone, half roll rubber surround for durability and accurate reproduction
  • Optimized to yield a low 3 dB down point and high potential output in a reasonably sized cabinet
  • Smooth frequency response and linear roll-off simplify filter design, guaranteeing good results with off-the-shelf crossovers
  • Vented pole piece for minimized power compression and maximized reliability
  • Generous Xmax capability encourages use of moderate bass boost to tailor the response
  • Retains the same "family look" as the popular Dayton Audio DVC Series subwoofers and passive radiators

Product Details

Dayton Audio DS135-8 5" Designer Series Woofer Speaker

The Designer Series by Dayton Audio was developed specifically with the speaker designer in mind. It is an affordable, attractive line of drivers that puts performance first. Careful engineering ensures that each speaker in the series is capable of handling full rated power at the lowest possible frequencies—without exceeding Xmax.

These speakers combine useful performance parameters with elegant style. Carefully optimized to provide superb audio reproduction when incorporated into a wide variety of enclosures and alignments, the Designer Series transducers put a beautiful face on audiophile excellence.

• Suggested enclosures:

Sealed cabinet: Type: Acoustic suspension (alpha 3.0), Qtc 0.60; Size (internal) including volume displaced by driver: 0.1 ft³; Internal cabinet dimensions (golden ratio): 9-1/8"H x 5-5/8"W x 3-1/2"DTypical results: 3 dB down-point (f3): 118 Hz; Low frequency limit at rated power without exceeding conventional Xmax (i.e. (voice coil length – gap height) / 2)): 50 Hz.

Vented cabinet: Type: Bass reflex; Size (internal) including volume displaced by driver and port: 0.17 ft³; Internal cabinet dimensions (golden ratio): 10-3/4"H x 6-5/8"W x 4-1/8"D; Port dimensions (with flared exit): 1" dia. x 4"L. Typical results: 3 dB down-point (f3): 66 Hz; Tuning frequency (fb): 62 Hz; Low frequency limit at rated power without exceeding conventional Xmax (i.e. (voice coil length – gap height) / 2)): 48 Hz.

Frequency response (FRD) and Impedance (ZMA) data files available to assist in crossover and enclosure modeling. 

Product Specifications
  • Nominal Diameter5"
  • Power Handling (RMS)50 Watts
  • Power Handling (max)100 Watts
  • Impedance8 ohms
  • Frequency Response50 to 7,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity86.6 dB 2.83V/1m
  • Voice Coil Diameter1"
  • Magnet Weight21 oz.
Thiele-Small Parameters
  • Resonant Frequency (Fs)52.5 Hz
  • DC Resistance (Re)5.9 ohms
  • Voice Coil Inductance (Le)0.84 mH
  • Mechanical Q (Qms)2.02
  • Electromagnetic Q (Qes)0.48
  • Total Q (Qts)0.39
  • Compliance Equivalent Volume (Vas)7.27 ft.³
  • Mechanical Compliance of Suspension (Cms)0.95 mm/N
  • BL Product (BL)6.23 Tm
  • Diaphragm Mass Inc. Airload (Mms)9.7g
  • Maximum Linear Excursion (Xmax)4.85 mm
  • Surface Area of Cone (Sd)75.4 cm²
Materials of Construction
  • Cone MaterialCoated Paper
  • Surround MaterialRubber
  • Voice Coil Wire MaterialCopper
  • Voice Coil FormerAluminum
  • Basket / Frame MaterialSteel
  • Magnet MaterialFerrite
Mounting Information
  • Overall Outside Diameter5.31"
  • Baffle Cutout Diameter4.39"
  • Depth2.7"
  • Bolt Circle Diameter4.96"
  • # Mounting Holes4
Optimum Cabinet Size (determined using BassBox 6 Pro High Fidelity suggestion)
  • Sealed Volume0.07 ft.³
  • Sealed F3113 Hz
  • Vented Volume0.15 ft.³
  • Vented F366 Hz
Dayton Audio DS135-8 5" Designer Series Woofer Speaker
  • BrandDayton Audio
  • ModelDS135-8
  • Part Number295-426
  • UPC844632095399
  • Product CategoryMidrange / Midbass Drivers & Full-Range Speakers
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (12 Reviews)
  • Weight3 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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