[caption id="attachment_16345" align="alignright" width="212" caption="**** Photo: D.A.S. Audio's RF-218 Subwoofers ****"][/caption]Valencia, Spain – June 2012 … D.A.S. Audio, recognized globally as a leading manufacturer of loudspeaker systems for the most demanding sound reinforcement applications, is pleased to announce the introduction of two new subwoofers—the RF-118 and RF-218. Designed for use in both permanent installations and mobile systems, the addition of these new sub bass enclosures represents an important expansion to the Rf (reference) series product group.
The new RF-118 and RF-218 subwoofers are both passive systems housed in Birch Plywood enclosures with black Iso-Flex painted exteriors. The RF-118 subwoofer incorporates a single 18-inch LF transducer in a rear loaded horn bass configuration. The system has a 4000 W Peak / 1000 W RMS power rating with a nominal impedance of 8 Ohms. The RF-118 has a frequency range of 45 Hz – 160 Hz. On-axis sensitivity is rated at 99 dB SPL (1W / 1m) while maximum peak SPL measures 135 dB (at 1 m). The RF-118 provides two NL4 Speakon® connectors. The enclosure’s measurements are 33 x 23.6 x 25.8 inches (84 x 60 x 65.5 cm) and its weight is 126.5 lbs. (57.5 kg).
The new RF-218 subwoofer incorporates two 18-inch LF transducers in a bass reflex configuration. The system has an 8000 W Peak / 2000 W RMS power rating with a nominal impedance of 4 Ohms. On-axis sensitivity is rated at 101 dB SPL (1W / 1m) while maximum peak SPL measures 140 dB (at 1 m). The RF-218 provides two NL4 Speakon connectors. The enclosure’s measurements are 42 x 21.3 x 26.4 inches (106.7 x 54 x 67 cm) and its weight is 141.9 lbs. (64.5 kg).
The new D.A.S. Audio RF-118 and RF-218 subwoofers are expected to be available Q2, 2012. For pricing information, please contact the D.A.S. Audio office for your region or your local authorized dealer.
About D.A.S. Audio
Headquartered in Valencia, Spain, D.A.S. Audio is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of loudspeaker systems, power amplification, signal processing, and related components. For over 40 years, D.A.S. Audio products have been found on tour with the world’s greatest performing artists and installed in many of the most prestigious facilities. For additional information about the company, visit them online at www.dasaudio.com.