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The Mordaunt-Short Avant architect AW162 is the big brother of the AW152 and utilises larger drivers to present an even more stunningly powerful and controlled low frequency performance

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The Mordaunt-Short Avant architect AW162 is the big brother of the AW152 and utilises larger drivers to present an even more stunningly powerful and controlled low frequency performance. The rear mounted AVH™ (Adjustable Vertical Horizontal) switched crossovers mean the Mordaunt Short AW162 can be mounted either horizontally or vertically. Benefitting from high-end crossover components, it is also capable of delivering a seamless presentation of impressive scale and clarity from a discreet in-wall speaker.

The Mordaunt Short Avant Architect series of in-wall speakers feature SmartLoc, this patent-pending clamping system enables quick and easy mounting with minimal disruption to existing décor. To ensure the Mordaunt Short AW162 Avant architect™ are equally at home in any setting, they feature Mordaunt-Short's Décormatch™ which allows the mounting bezel and grille to be spray-painted. Protective templates are supplied to prevent overspray and step-by-step instructions mean customisation is extremely straight-forward.

The Mordaunt Short Avant Architect AW162 features a new 6.5" (130mm) CPC™ driver featuring Mordaunt-Short's Variable V-Form™ technology offer truly predictable driver performance by ensuring controlled pistonic movement at low frequencies and minimal break-up at higher frequencies. Lightweight, rigid anodised aluminium cones are used for faithful dynamics.

The Mordaunt Short AW162's aluminium dome tweeters give excellent dynamics and astonishing detail over a wide frequency range. A high temperature voice coil with liquid cooling and damping guarantees the perfect performance and due to its Optimised Tweeter Flare the Mordaunt Short AW162 provide a smooth and wide dispersion characteristics are essential in permanently installed speakers. Avant architect's™ tweeter flare is designed to give an even response across all frequencies.

High flux density, self shielding neodymium magnet assemblies offer improved sensitivity and better dynamics than conventional tweeter magnets. Powerful Y30 magnets further enhance the Avant architect's woofer. The Mordaunt Short AW162's feature a quick-release terminal design facilitates swift installation and enables single action release whilst allowing maximum wiring permutations.

  • CPC (Continuous Profile Cone)
  • Aluminium dome tweeters
  • Optimised tweeter flare
  • Neodymium and premium Y30 magnets
  • 24k gold plated hi-fi specification quick-release binding posts
  • Audiophile grade crossover featuring AVH
  • Additional Information

    • Frequency Response at 3dB
    38Hz - 22kHz
    • Dimensions (HxWxD) in mm
    • Recommended Amp Power
    15 - 180 Watts
    • Weight
    • Sensitivity
    • Impedance
    4 - 8 Ohms
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