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Community DS5

High power, weatherproof cabinet speaker. 100 watts, 70 / 100 volt line and 8 ohm.

Water resistant, rated IP55.

List price Ex. VAT: £189.00

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The Community DS5 is a high power 5" full range coax loudspeaker offering 100 watts output on a 100 volt line sound system. The transformer has several power tappings which can be adjusted using the dsicreetly postioned control behind the badge on the front. It also has an 8 ohm setting for enhanced versatility.

The DS5 loudspeaker is weather resistant, rated IP55, so is ideal for background music and paging in outdoor sound systems and in churches, schools and sports stadiums as well as bars, pubs and restaurants.

Available in black or white and supplied with a multi-position mounting bracket.

  • Modern architectural design
  • Same components and voicing as the Distributed Design ceiling loudspeaker family
  • High efficiency, high output, high intelligibility, low distortion
  • Paintable enclosure constructed of high-impact ABS plastic to reduce resonances
  • Front-accessible power tap switch for selectable 8 ohm or 70V/100V operation
  • Infin-A-Ball™ low profile mounting bracket with hidden integrated wiring (included with loudspeaker)
  • Available in standard black or white finishes
  • Water resistant, rated IP55.


Additional Information

Loudspeaker Type 2-way, full-range, coaxial loudspeaker
Operating Range 70 Hz / 22 kHz (+/- 10 dB)
Max Input Ratings (8 ohm) 100 W continuous, 250 W program
Wattage Tap Selections 60 / 30 / 15 watts @ 100 V
60 / 30 / 15 / 7.5 watts @ 70 V
Sensitivity 1W/1m 94 dB
Maximum Output 114 dB SPL / 120 dB SPL (peak 8 ohm)
Nominal Impedance 8 Ohms
Nominal Dispersion

130º conical

Crossover Frequency 1.6 kHz
Recommended Signal Processing 65 Hz high pass filter
Drivers LF 1 x 5"
HF 1 x 1"exit compression driver
Driver Protection Self resetting solid state breaker
Input Connection Removable Phoenix terminal block
Controls Front face tapping selector behind badge
Enclosure Injection Moulded ABS
Finish Black or White
Mounting / Rigging Provisions Infin-A-Ball™ mounting bracket included
Grille Powder coated steel
Supplied Accessories Infin-A-Ball™ mounting bracket
Optional Accessories DS-WMP Wall Mount Plate
Dimensions Height: 328 mm (12.9")
Width: 160 mm (6.3")
Depth: 191 mm (7.5")
Weight 4.6 kg (10.2 lbs)
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