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8" Pro Audio Black Death Series Car Mid-Bass Driver

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VIBE Audio BDPRO8M-V1

8" Pro Audio Black Death Series Car Mid-Bass Driver

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Audiophile Grade Drivers at Their Finest

For serious car audio enthusiasts, the Black Death series by Vibe audio delivers an audiophile sound like no other speaker on the market. These speakers were designed in England with precision tolerances and very specific materials that make an excellent speaker. The angular torsion basket will support the small parts of the motor and will dissipate heat quickly. The magnets that are used in the Black Death speakers are made of Ferrite for high and efficient power handling. The over-sized design of the dust cap provides more output than your average speaker of the same size. For an efficient and clear speaker that you can rely on, look no further than the Black Death series by Vibe Audio.
  • 8" Black Death Series Mid-Bass Driver
  • Power Handling:
    • Peak: 600 watts each
    • RMS: 200 watts each
    • Minimum Power: 100 Watts RMS
  • Semi-pressed paper cone material delivers outstanding clarity
  • Cone designed using Finite Element Analysis (FEA) ensures proper rigidity to weight
  • Dual-roll cloth surround improves linearity
  • Over-sized dustcap increases bass output
  • 4 ohms impedance
  • 1-3/4" voice coil structure
  • 40oz. Ferrite magnet structure for high power handling
  • Spade terminals allow ease of installation
  • Allow gasket made from high quality machines aluminum
  • Torsion basket provides support for the motor and other moving parts
  • Frequency response: 55-3500hz
  • Top-mount depth: 3-1/2"
  • Designed and engineered in England
  • Authorized Internet Dealer
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty

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Speaker Specifications

Series
This is the manufacturer product line of speakers.
Priced Per
Car Speakers are typically sold in pairs so you will receive 2 speakers for each speaker purchase on speakers marked "Priced Per Pair". If a speaker is marked "Priced Per Each" then the speaker is sold individually and each purchase you make will result in 1 speaker. High-powered tweeters, midrange and full-range pro audio for car speakers are typically sold per each speaker.
Speaker Size
Refers to the size of the speaker measured in inches. Every vehicle has standard application sizes. Please use our vehicle fitment guide for your vehicle's specific speaker sizes if you do not know them.
8"
Design
The number of individual drivers in a car speaker. Speakers with 2 drivers are known as a 2-way, and 3 drivers are known as a 3-way. Component systems are often referred to as "separates" because the tweeter is not attached to the midwoofer (main speaker driver) and mounts separately in a location such as a door post. Component systems typically come with an external crossover so you can easily adjust the high and low frequencies sent to both the midwoofer and the tweeter. Center channel speakers are great for those looking to have surround sound in their vehicle.
Midrange (Midwoofer)
Tweeter Size
Refers to the size of the tweeter. Typically, smaller tweeters produces less output with higher frequency response.
Woofer Composition
Lightweight woofer cone materials are essential for efficient operation. Poly cones produce exceptional sound and are sturdy against various changes in temperature. Paper cones are very efficient, and when treated for moisture resistance, will perform at a high level. Poly refers to polypropylene, which is thermoplastic or fibers that are polymers of propylene. IMPP refers to injection molded polypropylene, a commonly used process and material in speakers.
Pressed Pulp Fiber
Woofer Surround
A speakers surround is part of the suspension system. The surround protects the cone and prevents it from being displaced as it flexes out from the basket. It is usually made of a durable material like treated foam or rubber in order to withstand the strenuous job of producing bass frequencies.
Cloth
Peak Power Handling
Peak power handling refers to the amount of power a speaker can handle during a brief musical burst. The RMS power range figure is a much more reliable rating for determining the speaker's power requirements. The Peak power handling specification is typically rated per speaker unless otherwise noted.
600 watts
RMS Power Handling
The RMS power is the amount of power the speaker requires to operate safely and properly. RMS Power Handling refers to the amount of power a speaker can handle on a continuous basis. We recommend powering your speakers or subwoofer with 80%-120% of its recommended RMS rating. The RMS power handling specification is typically rated per speaker unless otherwise noted.
200 watts
Sensitivity
An efficiency or sensitivity rating tells you how effectively a speaker converts power into sound. The higher the number, the more efficient the speaker and the louder it will play with the same input power. An efficient speaker helps you maximize your available power. Most sensitivity ratings measure the speaker's output with 1 watt of input, 1 meter from the speaker. Some speakers' sensitivity is measured with 2.83 volts of input, instead of 1 watt.
 
Efficiency (1w/1m) is not an accurate indicator of a subwoofer's output capability and should not be used as a comparison to other speakers or subwoofers to determine which one is "louder".
93 dB
Frequency Response
The range of frequencies the speaker will reproduce (lowest frequency to the highest). Bigger is better, meaning the wider the range, the better. The optimal range is 20 - 20,000 Hz (which is the range of human hearing).
55 - 3500 Hz
Impedance (Per Voice Coil)
The load value (in ohms) that the speakers present to the amplifier per voice coil - the amount of resistance to the current flow. This is a key specification as subs wired in parallel or low impedances can create problems with your amplifier and potentially void all warranties. We encourage you to ask our support department prior to purchase if you do not understand which impedance level will suit your application best.
4 ohms
Shallow Mount Installation
This means that the subwoofer/speaker is designed to be installed in areas that do not have a lot of space. Shallow mount subwoofers are typically found under a seat or behind the seat in some trucks.

Shallow mount speakers will typically have a mounting depth of 2" or less, while shallow mount subwoofers will typically have a mounting depth of 3" or less.

No
Top-Mount Depth
The depth when installed on top of the mounting surface. Measured from the bottom of the speaker's magnet to the bottom of the mounting holes on the rim of the speaker.
3-1/2"
Bottom-Mount Depth
The depth when installed from the bottom of the mounting surface. Measured from the bottom of the speaker's magnet to the top of the mounting holes on the rim of the speaker.
3-7/8"
Cutout Dimensions
Refers to the dimensions of the hole, measured in inches, required to contain the speaker.
Cutout Dimensions
Refers to the dimensions of the hole, measured in inches or millimeters, required to contain the speaker.
7-3/8" x 7-3/8" 
Hi-Res Audio Compatible
This feature refers to if the product is capable of Hi-Res Audio (HRA) playback.
Speaker Grilles
A grating or screen of metal or plastic bars or wires, mounted in front of a speaker as protection. If yes, the speakers will include matching speaker grilles. If no, there are no grilles included.
No
Number of Speakers
This is the number of speaker that is included in the package. Each purchase will result in receiving the number of speakers indicated here. Please note that some items will have multiple woofers in the same enclosure. For sets of component speakers, this number will refer to the number of sets of speakers (For example, 2 would indicate the purchase includes 2 woofers and 2 tweeters).

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Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
Warranty Provider
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Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

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Durability
4.0
Value
5.0
Features
4.0
Design
3.0
Usability
3.0
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Pro Audio at it's finest.

February 20, 2012

As an spl competitor we are always confronted with the issue of the front stage keeping up with a staggering 150 db of bass. Well there are less then 10 products that can meet this problem head on. Vibe audio being one of the best choices for the sensitivity and with the lower ohm load there is no need to drive these with a monster amp to get the required input needed. I have four of these but at 152.5 and climbing I currently am running 2 and not only do they keep up they do it with STYLE! I have tested these extensively from IB, sealed and ported enclosures. If you want them to drop go ported to the 50hz range and they will hold together the gap that normally presents itself from 50 to 120hz. Sealed is ok and IB is ok if crossed at or above 70hz.

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Product Summary

Manufacturer

Model Number

BDPRO8M-V1

UPC

086429246113

Weight

7.35lbs

Internal SKU

bdpro8mv1

Internal Product ID

37509

Sonic Electronix Wiring Guide

Wiring Diagram Legend

Warning: The image depicted shows the resistance change when wiring multiple subwoofer terminals. Please refer to your subwoofer's owner's manual for the proper wiring of its terminals. Sonic Electronix, Inc. is not responsible for damage caused to your audio system or vehicle due to improper installation. Please call tech support at 1-877-289-7664 if you require additional assistance.

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