CE65W-8 2-1/2" Shielded Extended Range Driver 8 Ohm

Quick Overview

The CE65W-8 from Dayton Audio is an economical compact extended-range woofer that excels in a variety of small music-oriented audio systems. It features an economical ferrite magnet motor assembly with shielding magnet, a woven glass fiber cone, and a rubber surround.

Product Highlights

  • Robust, compact design
  • Usable as a full-range driver or small woofer
  • Woven glass fiber cone for excellent sonic detail
  • Video-shielded for use near CRT displays

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The Commercial Engineering (CE) Series drivers from Dayton Audio provides engineers, designers, and integrators with a line of economical small drivers that fit the diverse range of applications found in consumer electronics and audio-enabled electronic projects. Multiple types and styles are available within the CE Series family of drivers, to suit a wide spectrum of engineering requirements.

The CE65W-8 is a 2-1/2" shielded extended range driver that excels in wide-range speaker or "mini-woofer" applications. The woven fiberglass cone and rubber surround provide a wide operating frequency range, enabling this driver to be used either as a woofer or a full-range driver. Its bucking magnet provides video shielding for operation near legacy CRT monitors without magnetic interference, and the stamped frame and cotton spider ensure reliable, properly-aligned operation for years. Its the perfect choice for multimedia applications, line arrays, or compact hi-fi loudspeakers.

Speaker Series CE Series
Model Number CE65W-8
Color Black
Unit of Measure Each
UPC 848791001888
Warranty - Parts 5 Years
Warranty - Labor 5 Years
Product Shipping Weight (lbs.) 0.6
Speaker Type Full-Range
Nominal Diameter 2.50"
Power Handling (RMS) 7.5 watts
Power Handling (max) 15 watts
Continuous Program Power --
Impedance 8 ohms
Sensitivity 83 dB @ 2.83V/1m
Frequency Response 105 - 16,000 Hz
Voice Coil Diameter 0.8"
Magnet Weight --
DC Resistance (Re) 6.9 ohms
Voice Coil Inductance (Le) 0.51 mH @ 1 kHz
Resonant Frequency (Fs) 105 Hz
Mechanical Q (Qms) 3.85
Electromagnetic Q (Qes) 1.34
Total Q (Qts)
Diaphragm Mass Inc. Airload (Mms) 1.9g
Moving Mass Of Diaphragm (Mmd) --
Mechanical Compliance of Suspension (Cms) 0.91 mm/N
Surface Area Of Cone (Sd) 21.2 cm²
Volume of Displacement (Vd) 4.24 cm³
BL Product (BL) 2.73 Tm
Compliance Equivalent Volume (Vas) 0.578 liters
Maximum Linear Excursion (Xmax) 2 mm
Drivers Mechanical Losses (Rms) --
Cone / Diaphragm Material Fiberglass Cone
Entry / Exit Diameter --
Surround Material Rubber
Voice Coil Wire Material --
Voice Coil Former --
Basket/Frame Material --
Magnet Material Ferrite
Overall Outside Diameter 3.28" (diagonal)
Overall Depth 1.78"
Baffle Cutout Diameter 2.32"
# Mounting Holes 4
Mounting Hole Diameter --
Bolt Circle Diameter --
Product Weight --