Ultra-Compact Indoor/Outdoor Background/Foreground Speaker
The Control® 23-1 is a two-way 3” speaker with rich sonic character, wide coverage, consistent dispersion, versatile mounting, and a contemporary high-design look that fits into a wide range of decors. This makes Control 23-1 an excellent choice for a wide variety of applications, including retail stores, restaurants, health clubs, theme parks, educational facilities, hospitality, music cafes, leisure venues, and anywhere where a top quality compact indoor/outdoor foreground/background music (and/or paging) speaker is required.
Frequency Range (-10 dB) 70 Hz to 20 kHz
Frequency Response (+/-3 dB) 95 Hz - 19 kHz
Power Rating 100W Continuous Program (2 hrs)
50 W (200W peak), Continuous Pink Noise (2 hrs)
40 W (160W peak) Continuous Pink Noise (100 hrs)
Maximum Input Voltage 17.2 V RMS (2 hrs), 34.4 V peak
Maximum SPL 103 dB ave. Continuous Pink Noise (109 dB peak)
Sensitivity 86 dB, 1W/1m (ave. 100 Hz – 10 kHz)
Coverage Angle 100° x 100°
Directivity Factor (Q) 5.8 (averaged 1kHz – 16kHz)
Directivity Index (DI) 7.2 dB (averaged 1kHz – 16kHz)
Nominal Impedance 8 ohms (THRU setting)
Crossover Type 2nd order low-pass, 2nd order high-pass
Transformer Taps 70V: 15W, 7.5W, 3.7W, 1.8W
100V: 15W, 7.5W, 3.7W
Insertion Loss <0.43 dB at any tap setting
Thru Setting: 8Ω nominal
High-Pass 70 Hz high-pass (24 dB/oct) (for 8Ω operation and for all 70V/100V taps settings).
Low Frequency Driver 76 mm (3.0 in), woven-fiberglass cone with pure butyl rubber surround with Weather-Edge frame protection, high-temp Kapton™ voice coil former, high-temp voice coil wire, optimized cone geometry, linear suspension spider, and FEA optimized motor structure.
High Frequency Driver 13 mm (0.5 in) PEI diaphragm, low-viscosity ferro-magnetic fluid, and lightweight Kapton™ voice coil former.
Enclosure Material High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS), painted with highly-UV resistant paint on white (-WH) version for maximum UV fade resistance.
Grille Highly zinc-plated, finished in durable TGIC polyester powder coating. MTC-23WMG-1 (&-WH) available with WeatherMax™ multi-layer foam and tight-weave mesh vapor barrier backing.
Installation InvisiBall™ wall-mounting system included. Two 6 mm attachment points (on top and bottom) for optional MTC-23UB-1 (&-WH) U-bracket. Secondary safety attachment loop point on back panel.
Environmental IP-44 per IEC529 (IP-55 when installed with the optional MTC-23WMG-1 WeatherMax™ grille and either MTC-PC2 or MTC-PC3 panel cover.) Exceeds MilSpec 810 for humidity, salt-spray, temperature & UV. Passes MilStd-202F for salt spray and ASTM G85 for acid-air plus salt spray. Optional MTC-23WMG-1 WeatherMax™ grille for breaking up driving rain and for especially difficult environments.
Termination Screw-down terminal strip, zinc-plated copper based, nickel-plated metal screws and washers. Accepts up to 9 mm outside 4 mm inside open lugs (#6, #8, or #10 lug), plus bare wire (up to 12 AWG / 2.5 mm2). Optional MTC-PC2 and MTC-PC3 protective panel covers available to provide sealed entrance for additional weather protection.
Agency Rating ROHS-compliant; Transformer UL Recognized per UL1876
Colors Black (RAL9004) or white (-WH, RAL9016)
Dimensions (H x W x D) 200 x 141 x 111 mm (7.9 x 5.6 x 4.4 in); 141 mm (5.6 in) deep total when mounted on InvisiBall wall-mount bracket.
Net Weight 1.8 kg (4.0 lbs)
Shipping Weight 3.85kg (8.5 lbs) for the pair-pack (for 2 speakers) 12.0kg (26.5lbs) for the master-pack (for 6 speakers)
Included Accessories InvisiBall™ wall-mounting system), 4 mm x 80 mm hex key
Optional Accessories MTC-23UB-1 – Yolk-type U-bracket (&-WH)
MTC-23WMG-1 – WeatherMax grille with backing (&-WH)
MTC-23CM – Ceiling-Mount InvisiBall adapter (&-WH)
Antigua and Barbuda
British Virgin Islands
Collectivity of Saint Martin
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
U.S. Virgin Islands