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Spatially Cued Surround Loudspeaker 2-Way Coaxial with 8" LF


The SCS 8 is a coaxial-driver, 2-way, full-range cinema surround loudspeaker ideal for multi-channel surround formats and is designed for overhead installation as well as for standard on-wall installations



  • 250 Watt power handling (average continuous pink noise) with high sensitivity provides high SPL capability.
  • Consistent 120° x 120° broadband pattern control
  • Extraordinary clarity cinema surround with extended frequency response for special effects
  • Components:
    • 200 mm (8 in) woofer with Kevlar-reinforced cone and 50 mm (2 in)
      voice coil.
    • 25 mm (1 in) exit compression driver with unique patented design
      and high temperature polymer diaphragm.
  • 70 Hz – 20 kHz frequency response
  • High-power passive crossover network
  • Overload protection

JBL SCS8 Two-way Full Range Cinema Surround Speaker

  • Frequency Range (±3 dB) 90 Hz – 20 kHz
    Frequency Range (-10dB) 70 Hz – 20 kHz
    Coverage Pattern 120° x 120°
    Directivity Factor (Q) 8.1 (1 k – 16 kHz)
    Directivity Index (DI) 8.4 dB (1 k – 16 kHz)
    Power Rating 250 W 2 hrs.200 W 100 hrs
    Sensitivity 94 dB (Ave. 90 Hz – 20 kHz)
    Maximum SPL (1m) 118dB
    Crossover Network 2.1 kHz, 3rd order (18 dB/oct) high-pass plus conjugate to HF, 2nd order low-pass to LF
    Nominal Impedance 8Ω
    LF Driver Kevlar-reinforced cone with weather treatment, 50 mm (2 in) voice coil.
    HF Driver 25 mm (1 in) diaphragm and voice coil diameter, high temperature polymer diaphragm, patented design, fluidcooling.
    HF Driver Protection Minimum audibility SonicGuard™ HF overload protection
    Enclosure ABS with Glass enclosure, heavily braced
    Attachment Two M10 points for included U-bracket. M6 secondary safety attachment point on back panel.
    Grille Corrosion-resistant zinc-rich steel grille.
    Input Connection CE-compliant covered barrier strip terminals. Barrier terminals accept up to 9 mm outside 4 mm inside openlug (#6, #8 or #10) plus bare wire up to 2.5 mm2 (12 AWG) wire or spade lugs.
    Dimensions 300 x 300 x 305 mm (11.8 x 11.8 x 12.0 in), cabinet 359 mm (14.2 in) including bracket extending to back
    Colors Black
    Net Weight (each) 8.2 kg (18 lb), 10.0 kg (22.0 lb) with U-Bracket
    Shipping Weight 11.4 kg (25.0 lb)
    Included Accessories U-bracket, steel.
    Horizontal Coverage Angle (-6dB) 120°
    Vertical Coverage Angle (-6dB) 120°
    Power Handling (2Hr AES Rating) 250 W