Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 Subwoofer Kit

Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit

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Dayton Audio's T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 Subwoofer System combines power and musicality, and offers excellent all-around performance for serious home theaters or music listening rooms.
  • Superior construction
  • 1 hour assembly
  • 5 year driver and 1 year amplifier warranty
  • Dimensions: 17" W x 17" H x 17-1/4" D
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Weight: 72 lbs.  
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Part # 300-762
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Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit

Dayton Audio's 12" Titanic Mk 4 Subwoofer System combines power and musicality, and offers excellent all-around performance for serious home theaters or music listening setups. The modestly sized enclosure will fit into most rooms, yet the system's deep and powerful bass will dramatically enhance any application. A powerful HPSA500 500 watt amp and long-excursion Titanic Mk 4 driver allow this system to achieve in-room SPLs of 110 dB, with output down to 25 Hz. Amplifier features stereo line-level as well as LFE input, variable low-pass crossover, full parametric EQ, and auto on/off. Also available fully assembled.

Dayton Audio designed the Titanic Mk 4 subwoofer kits to give you the performance you demand, at a price that makes plain common sense. Why buy a mass-market subwoofer that often has a markup of well over 10 times the cost of the parts? If you are lucky, you are getting a $20 woofer and a $20 amplifier. With the Titanic subwoofer kits, you know exactly what you are getting -- nothing but the best in cabinets, drivers, and amplifiers. 

Each system features one of our legendary Titanic Mk 4 subwoofer drivers -- U.S.A.-built behemoths known for their excellent build quality and awesome low frequency performance. The driver is precisely mated with a high-power Dayton Audio amplifier that exploits the woofer's massive potential and provides the best sound quality and highest output levels. 

Driver and amp are housed in a rigid, acoustically inert 3/4" MDF enclosure featuring an internal brace, a special satin-textured enamel finish, 1/4" roundovers on all edges, and a 1" thick MDF grill. Black chrome spikes, included with the system, rigidly couple the cabinet to the floor for improved bass clarity and output, while also adding a very classy and elegant touch. The finished systems are unobtrusive in appearance, but deliver awesome bass performance that is truly "titanic" in proportion. 

Titanic systems are available in an easily assembled kit form that requires a few basic hand tools and approximately one hour to complete. A subwoofer driver, amplifier, and custom cabinet are included, along with instructions and all necessary hardware. The cabinet itself is ready-to-go because the hard work has already been done: driver cutout, amplifier cutout, pre-installed T-nuts for driver mounting, and pre-installed T-nuts for the floor spikes.

Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit
  • BrandDayton Audio
  • ModelT1204K
  • Part Number300-762
  • UPC844632000911
  • Product CategorySubwoofer System Kits
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (11 Reviews)
  • Weight72 lbs.
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    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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Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit
Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit is rated 4.4545 out of 5 by 11.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from THEE ABSOLUTE BEST!, HANDS DOWN!I bought these subwoofers 9 years ago, two mk3 titanic 12's, for my house stereo, in some home made cabinets, took them out and replaced them with a lower watt sub cause my reciever wouldnt push them, they sat in a basement for 2 years, grabbed them and brought them to my studio wich we used them for about 3 years, as subwoofers with a QSC2450 amplifier, so they had power, we were floored that they filled more space than the 18 inch b52 dual sub we had, after that i lost intrest in the studio and put them in my car, for 4 more years! with a 2500 Watt class d Soundstream amp, beat like no other, hair trick and all... put them threw death n Back no lie, I even thought I blew them up one time, but the magnet slid down on the voice coil from me driving over the train tracks constantly by my house, tore them apart peice by piece, and put them back together with stronger glue, after I realized that the voicecoil was fine after having a magnet sit on it while pumpin prolly 1200 Watts into it while the magnet was holding the cone from moving, all glued back together and I still have them to this day... i would buy these over and over again, as long as you sell them, i have been through so many subs, you wouldnt believe me if i told u... from Pioneer to Lanzar, to orion 's to crystal comps... they will never stand up to the quality and sound that these subs deliver after the damage i put them through... THEE BEST SUBWOOFER EVER MADE. DONT BOTHER WITH ANYTHING ELSE, THIS IS ALL YOU NEED... LITERALLY. They should have A lifetime warranty, because they will outlive you i promise. i am impressed every day I jump in my car and know im hittin about 152 decibals with a pair of Twelves I purchased almost 10 years ago. TITANIC IS WHAT THEY ARE, EVERYTHING ELSE IS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEAN.
Date published: 2013-04-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Overall a great powered subIam really happy with this powered sub,There is nothing cheap about it. All materials, including the cabinet and damping material are a quality product. The sound is excellent tight and accurate.The amp is very quiet and runs cool.I originally had the a/c cord plugged into the wall outlet and had a lot of hum noise,but i then plugged it into my surge protector and it all went away.The only negative thing is the grill dosent clear the woofer,but iam pretty handy and can fix that.I would definitly recommend it.
Date published: 2013-01-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent Sound, Plenty of Power, Very Nice SubI have purchased a couple of subs in the past for around the same price (Definative, Velodyne)The crisp solid sound and power beats them hands down.I can only say one negative thing. When building the sub one of the pre-drilled holes did not line up. Tighten down all the others real tight and left it out.I have and will recommend to my friends.
Date published: 2011-02-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Paradign Servo-15 or Titanic Mk III?This sub was purchased for another user, however, it became my enjoyable task to construct the kit. Currently this 12" sub is setting right next to my Paradigm Servo-15 purchased a number of years back. I have not come to definitive conclusions avout preference after about 20 hours of listening (after all the Titanic should be broken in before the user receives). The Paradigm Servo-15 does go to a lower frquency, however, there are distinct differences in sound between the two subwoofers. The short is the Titanic is much tighter and offers much higher transient response giving drums and other base instruments very high definition. Base is certainly deep enough on most music. In contrast the Paradigm does sound a little less "colored", almost as if the enclosure were much stiffer. The sound is not as tight, almost mushy by comparison to the Titanic subwoofer. As mentioned before though the bass extends deeper which is clearly heard on albums such as Titanic where there are true bass notes in the low 30's hertz range. The titanic offers very good value and does compare very well to more expensive subwoofers per my brief and limited comparison.
Date published: 2013-04-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Save with easy kitI'm very value oriented that's why I like kits. Speakers are one of the last audio areas you can still DIY and save and this is kit/speaker building at its easiest. I do not have another subwoofer to compare performance. It seems adequate to me. If you have a lot of equipment, be prepared to deal with a ground loop issue (extra equipement needed, well explained in the instructions). I didn't like the spiked feet but easy to fix. (Who started this spike thing anyway and why?)
Date published: 2011-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great performanceThis is a great sub, well designed construction, and nice looks. Construction took a little longer than expected because they sent the wrong box that didn't have the cutouts already. Over all im impressed all the a/c vents and well every thing in the house rattles and shakes.
Date published: 2011-02-17

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Dayton Audio T1204K 12" Titanic Mk 4 500 Watt RMS Subwoofer Kit

Could this be mounted in the floor?

Specifically, could this be mounted flush (or slightly lower than flush) to the floor between the floor joists, but firing upward into the room, and perform the same as if it were sitting in the room? I don't have the time / patience / money to build an IB subwoofer but am trying to clear floor space and take advantage of the crawlspace under my listening room.
Asked by: Donkeyshins
Sure. Go for it.
Answered by: Fanden
Date published: 2012-01-30

I have a Dayton SA240B amplifier. If I purchase Titanic 12" subwoofer and the pre-assembled cabinet, will the SA 240B work to drive the woofer?

Asked by: oneinthepipe
The Dayton Audio T1203K 12" Titanic Mk III Subwoofer Kit would be a good match and provide good sound repreoduction.Good Luck
Answered by: Nitnub
Date published: 2011-11-19

Which of the two 12" subs, the titanic or the reference, has bass response that would be better suited for listening to music with

Asked by: dcbdds
The reference woofer is generally recommended for music applications.
Answered by: MattP
Date published: 2014-03-12


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