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Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs.

Brand:| Model: DSS4-BC
Overview
By rigidly coupling a loudspeaker enclosure to a floor by means of a "spiking" system, it is possible to dramatically improve clarity, stereo imaging and bass response. This is very apparent with subwoofer systems.
Highlights
  • Using the "spiking" system, it is possible to dramatically improve clarity, stereo imaging, and base response
  • Two piece threaded tip design allows for precise level adjustment
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240-715
Weight: 1 lbs.  
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Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs.
By rigidly coupling a loudspeaker enclosure to a floor by means of a "spiking" system, it is possible to dramatically improve clarity, stereo imaging and bass response. This is very apparent with subwoofer systems. These attractive spikes are precision machined from solid brass and then plated with a durable black chrome finish. Each cone spike weighs 86 grams and measures 1-1/4" diameter and 1-1/2" tall. The two piece threaded tip design allows for precise level adjustment. Barbed insert nuts and threaded studs are included for mounting in cabinets with walls up to 1" thick. Set includes 4 black chrome cone spikes, 4 black chrome floor discs, 4 insert nuts and 4 threaded studs. Threads are M6.


Product Specifications
  • Construction MaterialBrass
  • Color / FinishBlack Chrome
Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs.
  • BrandDayton Audio
  • ModelDSS4-BC
  • Part Number240-715
  • UPC844632018466
  • Product CategorySpeaker Cabinet Spikes
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (46 Reviews)
  • Weight1 lbs.
  • Case Qty36
  • 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

Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs.
Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs. is rated 4.5652 out of 5 by 46.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very nice product, same as described!Super fast shipping. Professionals!!! Always good Products!!
Date published: 2014-01-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very Good, Quality Product!!The finish and overal quality of this product is excelent.I am glad I bought them.It think it did improve the sound of my subwoofer.
Date published: 2012-11-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Threaded insert brokeI installed these on a 3.6 cu foot subwoofer box. The first three threaded inserts installed fine by hand. The last one wasn't going in more than a couple turns. They are slotted so you can use a screwdriver to help turn them. I don't know what they are made out of, but as soon as I tried to turn it with a screwdriver half of the top ripped off. Now I have to purchase a pair of heavy duty pliers to try and remove the insert. If you have to purchase them, make sure you don't use a screwdriver to install them if they get stuck!
Date published: 2012-06-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good for the moneyGood price for brass spikes. Appearance is less dark than shown in photo (more chrome in appearance). Fully adjustable and comes with small disc base so not to scratch finish of furniture. Very good value.
Date published: 2011-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth the price tagI really thought a long time before buying these spikes. They seemed to cost more than they were worth. Now that I have them installed, I realize they're worth every penny. They are solid, adjustable, and give my system a little extra class. I'm very happy with these.
Date published: 2011-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from exellent lookMy Boston Accoustic sub now has very extra ordinary look and with increased the punch of the bass.Just be very carefull and be patient on installing them.
Date published: 2011-02-17

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Dayton Audio DSS4-BC Black Chrome Speaker Spike Set 4 Pcs.

What is the rule on spiking a sub?

How tall of spike does a person need to ensure that a downfiring sub can breath?
Asked by: Brant
You spike a sub to couple it to resonant subflooring for improved bass signal propagation. This can also be used on over-resonant hard flooring to DEcouple the subwoofer. So, the answer depends on what you have underneath the subwoofer enclosure--carpeting (spikes may help), hardwood floor (spikes not needed unless floor is TOO resonant), concrete (spikes won't work anyway), etc. As for the height, how thick is your carpet (most subs are not downfacing for obvious reasons, but if yours is, you need at least an inch between the sub surface and the floor material to avoid whooshing noises etc.). This is in addition to the coupling issue. In getting the best response, experimentation is key, as long as it is permitted by the OTHER residents (particularly female, I suspect) of your listening area.
Answered by: Doc Jones
Date published: 2013-11-12

I just need the barbed insert nuts from this spike kit. What part number are they?

Asked by: Semper Fi to HiFi
Unfortunately we do not sell these separately. The threaded inserts are proprietary to the spikes as they are an M6 thread.
Answered by: MattP
Date published: 2013-02-22

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