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speaker magnet weight

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by DeepDeath, Jul 14, 2002.


  1. carvin's have really heavy speaker magnet weights and thats suppose to be a good thing but how come people think there just basic speaker cabs.
     
  2. PJR

    PJR

    Jun 20, 2001
    N.E. PA
    It's much more than just the weight of the speaker magnet , that makes for a quality cabinet.

    PJR
     
  3. I.'.I.'.Nakoa

    I.'.I.'.Nakoa Guest

    Aug 10, 2000
    Fort Worth.
    Carvins speakers arent that heavy, my Peavey Black Widow 15's magnet weighed like 15 lbs. when i put it on the scale, thats 240 oz...
     
  4. there 13lbs thats not as big but alot more then these 5lb magnets.
     
  5. The JBL E145 magnet weighs 362 ounces, or 22.6 pounds. The whole driver weighs 28.5 pounds.