Jump to content



Sign up for a free account to remove the pop-up ads

Signing up for an account is fast and free. As a member you can join in the conversation, enter contests and remove the pop-up ads that guests get. Click here to create your free account.


Photo
- - - - -

Fosgate Audionics/Soundbridge 5.1 Home Theater Speaker Set


  • You cannot start a new topic
  • Please log in to reply
5 replies to this topic

#1 of 6 OFFLINE   TroyM

TroyM

    Auditioning



  • 8 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 29 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 02:39 AM

Fosgate Audionics/Soundbridge 5.1 Home Theater Speaker Set Are these decent speakers? I've neer heard of fosgate having anything to do with home theater. I guess the set normally MSRP's for around 2k or so, and I can get these for about 600 for a full 5.1 setup. Specs below. General Features Condition: New, Brown Box 3/4” MDF construction, internally braced enclosure with reinforced front baffle for minimal cabinet resonance Utility black ash vinyl finish matches any home decor Ported enclosures for extended low frequency and improved efficiency 1” soft dome tweeter with neodymium magnet and separate heatsink for natural sounding highs and high power handling Tweeter waveguide for control of high frequency dispersion Tweeter level switch to lower tweeter output 3dB for “live/reflective” rooms Dual video shielded, oversized motor structure, mid bass driver in a D’Appolito alignment for natural low frequency reproduction 24dB/octave Linkwitz-Riley crossover with optical tweeter protection with notch filter for midbass protection and zobel network offers improved high frequency performance, natural sound, and great reliability Built in optical protection for high frequency driver Gold plated 5-way binding post input terminals FA62.0 Specifications: Model Number: FA62.0 System Type: Passive 4th Order Vented 2-way D’Appolito Array Frequency Response: 60Hz-21kHz, +- 3dB Power Handling: 200 watts peak Nominal Impedance: 6 ohms (8 ohms compatible) Peak Acoustic Output: (per pair w/ music 1m) 110dB Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): less than 1% above 150Hz at 90dB 1m on axis High Frequency Driver: 1” (25mm) Silk Dome w/ neodymium magnet Low Frequency Driver: two 6.5” (165mm) Polypropylene Full Magnetic Shielding Cabinet: 0.60 cu. ft. (16.8 liter) Ebony Ash Vinyl on 3/4” MDF Front Firing Vents Dimensions:7-3/4”(H) x 24”(W) x 9”(D) Net Weight: 27 lbs. Crossover Type: 4th Order Linkwitz-Riley Crossover Frequency:3.2kHz Optical Tweeter Protection L-Pad: User Selectable (0dB/-3dB Tweeter) Impedance Control Network: Series-Notch Filter (woofer mid freq.), Zobel Network (woofer high freq.). FA52.0 Specifications: Model Number: FA52.0 System Type: Passive 4th Order Vented 2-way D’Appolito Array Frequency Response : 70Hz – 21kHz, +/-3dB Power Handling: 200 watts peak Nominal Impedance: 6 ohms (8 ohms compatible) Peak Acoustic Output: (per pair w/ music 1m) 110dB Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): less than 1% above 150Hz at 90dB 1m on axis High Frequency Driver: 1” (25mm) Silk Dome w/ neodymium magnet Low Frequency Driver: Two 5.25” (133mm) Polypropylene Cone Full Magnetic Shielding Cabinet: 0.36 cu. ft. (10.1 liter) Utility Ash Vinyl on 3/4” MDF Front Firing Vent Dimensions: 6-3/4”(H) x 22-1/4”(W) x 7”(D) Net Weight: 21 lbs. Crossover Type: 4th Order Linkwitz-Riley Crossover Frequency: 3.2kHz Optical Tweeter Protection L-Pad: User Selectable (0dB/-3dB Tweeter) Impedance Control Network: Series-Notch Filter (woofer mid freq.), Zobel Network (woofer high freq.) SoundBridge 12SBX1.5 Specifications: Amplifier: 150 watts RMS, 450 watts Max Driver: 12” treated paper, rubber butyl surround Enclosure: Ported, 3/4” MDF construction Sensitivity: 90db/1W/1M Frequency Range: 30-180Hz Signal to Noise Ratio: 83db Phase: Adjustable 0-180 degrees Stereo RCA line in/out High level in/out Weight: 62lbs Dimensions: 20×17x20 Power requirements: 110VAC/60Hz

#2 of 6 OFFLINE   Dean_S

Dean_S

    Second Unit



  • 261 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 04 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 02:48 AM

Fosgate is not Rockford Fosgate the car audio company. Fosgate the HT theater company and the man (Jim Fosgate, I believe) was a pioneer in the surround processor market and there current electronics are quite good. That said, I've never heard their speakers or seen a review of them.

#3 of 6 OFFLINE   TroyM

TroyM

    Auditioning



  • 8 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 29 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 02:56 AM

If you go to rockfordcorp. com /home/ you will see audionics is listed as a rockford fosgate company

#4 of 6 OFFLINE   TroyM

TroyM

    Auditioning



  • 8 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 29 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 02:57 AM

URL hacked to bits beacuse of the stupid 15 post requirement to put URL's in. feh.

#5 of 6 OFFLINE   Dean_S

Dean_S

    Second Unit



  • 261 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 04 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 03:31 AM

Hmmm. I thought Jim Fosgate split from RF years ago. Maybe he did and went back??? Maybe my info is wrong???

#6 of 6 OFFLINE   TroyM

TroyM

    Auditioning



  • 8 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 29 2004

Posted October 28 2005 - 06:11 AM

No one has any commentary good or bad on this set?




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users