UV Resistant 6-1/2 Inches 2-Way Marine Speaker (Pair)
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    UV Resistant 6-1/2 Inches 2-Way Marine Speaker (Pair)

    You'll be rocking the boat with these marine speakers from Monoprice!

    These speakers are designed for use in marine and other outdoor applications. They are constructed with a polypropylene/mica speaker woofer cone and PEI tweeter, which are resistant to both water and ultraviolet rays, making them ideally suited to installation on the outside of a boat, by a pool, or just about anywhere outdoors.

    The speaker cone has a rubber edge for both flexibility and water resistance. There is also a rubber seal inside the mounting holes, which helps keep the back of the speakers dry. They have thick, impact-resistant, white plastic face plate, which will withstand bumps and scrapes without breaking or scratching.

    This model features a 6 1/2" woofer cone and a 13mm PEI dome tweeter. It has an impedance of 4 ohms and is suited for use with amplifiers rated for 80 watts per channel.

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    Magnet 8 oz.
    Woofer Type 6 1/2" diameter polypropylene/mica with rubber edge
    Voice Coil 25mm KSV
    Tweeter Type 13mm PEI dome
    Maximum Recommended Amplifier Power 80W
    Impedance 4 Ohms
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    What is the frequency Response and the SPL (1w/1m) efficiency? What type enclosure do they need?
    Ryan S on Jul 14, 2017
    Can these speakers connnect to a bluetooth radio?
    Jamie M on Jun 23, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Yes. The speakers hook up to the Bluetooth device like a Bluetooth ready receiver like normal. Then you can use Bluetooth to play a device like an iPod.
    Do these need a box to get bass response or can I just install them in the paneling?
    Ryan S on Sep 7, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: I installed them in my boat without a box and the bass sound is ok.
    I have installed speakers before, but the wire hookups on these speakers seem odd. How/where do you connect the wires to the speaker? Do you just put the wire thru the hole in the metal piece or do these speakers require a fancier hookup of sometype? Speakers I have hooked up before just have a red & black space similar to the back of a receiver. Both wires on the speaker are black -- which is white/red and which is black?

    Randy V on Mar 18, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your question. It would be best to use push on Female Spade Terminals. This type of connector is fairly common in marine/car audio. The Positive will be the larger connector and the Negative will be the slimmer connector. Be sure to use the correct size Spade Terminal. The positive side will require 0.25" width and the Negative will require 0.187" width.

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    4.7 / 5.0
    22 Reviews
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    Another great Monoprice product
    I've found myself looking on Monoprice now before I buy any type of electronics to see if they offer it. Theses speakers are great! Sound unreal, was going to add a sub to combo with these and the 4 6x9s bought with them, but they sound so great I'm not even going to bother. Buddy has JL audios that are 5 times the price, and these sound better than those! Super satisfied as usual with another Monoprice product. Now if only we can get Monoprice to keep creating and offering more products!

    PROS: Nice look, well sealed, sound unreal, cheap price but not cheap quality or sound!

    CONS: Nothing major, mounting hardware would be nice
    May 29, 2015
    Absolutely Amazing
    I recently needed to replace the factory speakers in my boat (2005 Yamaha AR230). I have never really been satisfied with the stock speakers so we didn't use the sound system much on the lake. I've thought about installing an expensive systems for some time, but in the end I just decided that we would stick with the stock JVC head unit and add a Bluetooth dongle to get some modern connectivity. In the end I just changed wanted to cheaply change the worn speakers to have the system functional. I was not expecting what I heard on the lake today...these got very loud and had absolutely no distortion from the stock head unit...no matter how loud I drove them. The bass response was enough to make the fiberglass shake and my wife actually had to ask me to turn it down for the first time. :-) If you are looking at these as a factory replacement, I do not believe you will be disappointed. Once in awhile you get something for a good price and it far exceeds your expectations...Monoprice seems to make a habit of making goods that fit this category. This is one good deal!

    PROS: Amazing sound and price. Surprising amount of bass.

    CONS: None.
    August 9, 2014
    Replacement Speakers For Boat
    Well worth the money to purchase. I gave it an 8 only because I haven't run them long enough, but that's not a knock on the speakers, their overall sound, or the build quality.

    PROS: To begin with let me say that I haven't had a chance to run the speakers for a long period to discern the sound quality at peak levels. That being said, speakers showed up real quick! I beleive within a day! My boat's 4 speakers were crapped out with only one working. I wasn't sure if it was wiring related or the speakers, but for the price of these speakers I couldn't go wrong. Plus, the speakers in the boat were probably original or close to it and that would make them 20 years old. Needless to say I plugged them in and everything worked great. Sound was loud, clear, and deep. But, as I said, they haven't been used out on the water for an entire day, and competing against the sound of the motor and the wind.

    CONS: None that I can think of. For the price you can't go wrong. EVEN if they don't sound great at peak levels, the stereo has no amp so that would probably help the sound. Head units can't push speakers well so I have no big illusions.
    August 21, 2014
    Great Sound
    Put two of these in my 17" Runabout connected to a Sony head unit. They sounds very clear at pretty much any volume. A friend of mine heard them and put a pair in his 23' center console Mako. He was blown away by the Bass response, especially in such an open craft. The only reason they didn't get a 5 star rating was that after a year the speaker grilles had yellowed from the sunlight.

    PROS: Sounds great
    Great bang for your buck
    looks good

    CONS: Speaker grilles yellow from UV exposure
    February 26, 2016
    excellent replacement speakers
    I needed to replace the exterior speakers on our RV. I just put these in and the work just great. Typical great Monoprice value!

    PROS: sound quality, price, performance, fit and finish

    March 10, 2014
    Did not expect the sound coming out of these little speakers, good bass and sound clarity. Very pleased with these speakers.

    PROS: Excellent sound, built well, weather proof, salt air proof.

    CONS: Not really an issue, you just have to remember to get crimp on connectors to attach to wires for installation to speakers.
    July 5, 2012
    Great value outdoor speakers
    I'll keep this short. You will not be disappointed with these speakers for the price. I bought a pair and I am so satisfied that I came back to buy 2 more pairs. They are already out-of-stock. I guess that I'm not the only one who thinks they are well worth the money.

    Now lets give them a year or two and see how they handle the hot, humid Florida weather. But for now.... Nice job Monoprice and thanks.
    July 29, 2017
    Excellent replacement for my Clarions
    Once again I am impressed by the quality of a Monoprice branded product. If they hold up at least as long as the Clarions I will be very happy.

    PROS: Excellent quality and very efficient. Sound better than the Clarions I replaced and cost less than half as much.

    CONS: One piece design without a removable grill cover. Just means the screws show which isn't a big deal. Don't come with wire in case you needed that.
    September 19, 2012
    These are for my patio, they sound great with the car stereo that I put in my wall (Computer Power Supply giving it the 12v) - I'd almost consider putting them in my house, they're so inexpensive, and they sound awesome outdoors. I was doing research, your competing with birds chirping, wind blowing leaves, dogs barking in the distance, etc that you don't need the nicest speakers, and these are awesome! quaility is great, even have two pointing to my yard so I can turn it up and chill on the grass.

    PROS: Awesome, White, UV fade resistant (as of 2 months direct sunlight for 7-8 hours a day crisp white) and Sound great.

    CONS: One (out of 6 total speakers) came with the trim/flange broke, little bit of glue fixed it.
    July 16, 2012
    Great outdoor speakers for the price
    I purchased these for outdoor speakers. We have a small balcony off the master bedroom and I mounted these in the soffits and ran wires through the attic in to the closet where I have a Chromecast Audio and a small T-amp. Because it's a small balcony and you can't be farther than a few feet away from the speakers I am not running them at high power/volume. Although, as others have mentioned, these are not bass powerhouses, at the low levels I'm typically using it's not a big deal. Sound is crisp and clear.

    Installation was easy, although that obviously depends on your use scenario. The included template was handy. It's worth pointing out that you will need spade connectors or (as I did) just solder directly to the tabs.

    My only complaint about these speakers is the fact that the grille is non-removable. I intend to paint these at some point, and having a removable grille would make that process a heck of a lot easier. But given the price point and the sturdy construction of these speakers, that's a minor nitpick.

    PROS: Good sound, easy installation, solid construction

    CONS: Non-removable grille
    July 11, 2016

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