JBL Control 85M Two-Way 5.25" Coaxial Mushroom Landscape Speaker (Single)

JBL Control 85M Two-Way 5.25" Coaxial Mushroom Landscape Speaker (Single)

JBL Control 85M Two-Way 5.25" Coaxial Mushroom Landscape Speaker (Single)


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  • Two-Way Speaker Design
  • 5.25" Weather-Resistant Driver
  • 0.75" Weather-Resistant Dome Tweeter
  • Polyethylene Weather-Resistant Enclosure
  • 55 Hz - 18 kHz Frequency Response
  • 160W Continuous Program, 2 Hours Max
  • 360°/160° H/V Nominal Coverage
  • Fully Isolated Wiring Chamber
  • IP-55 Rated
  • Mounting Hardware Included
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Driver: 5.25"

5.25" 8"

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JBL CONTROL 85M overview

  • 1Description

Designed for outdoor applications, the Control 85M from JBL is a weather-resistant mushroom-shaped coaxial speaker offering 360° coverage and a broad frequency range of 55 Hz to 18 kHz. Mounted on or in the ground it provides quality music and paging in a variety of locations including shopping malls, theme parks, sports venues, hotels, casinos, resorts, restaurants, hospitality facilities, and entrance ways. The speaker's compact enclosure is unobtrusive and blends in with its surroundings. It resists abuse from lawn care equipment and the elements and maintains its hunter green color even when scraped or scratched.

5.25" weather-resistant driver
0.75" soft-dome weather-resistant tweeter
80W pink noise power handling (160W program) in direct 8-Ohm setting, plus built-in 30W 70/100V multi-tap transformer
Tough polyethylene weather-resistant enclosure
Fully isolated center chamber for wiring protection
High-fidelity sound character with broad frequency range of 55 Hz to 18 kHz
UPC: 691991005077
In the Box
JBL Control 85M Two-Way 5.25" Coaxial Mushroom Landscape Speaker (Single)
  • 2 x Wire Nuts
  • 2 x Gland Nuts
  • Right-Angle Screwdriver
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    JBL CONTROL 85M specs

    Frequency Response (-10 dB) 55 Hz - 18 kHz
    Power Rating 160 W continuous program (2 h)
    80 W (320 W peak), continuous pink noise (2 h)
    45 W (180 W peak), continuous pink noise (100 h)
    Transformer Taps 70 V: 30, 15, 7.5, and 3.8 W
    100 V: 30, 15, and 7.5 W
    Frequency Response ± 3dB 65 Hz - 16 kHz
    Maximum Input Voltage 23.3 V
    Sensitivity 86 dB, 1 W at 3.28' / 1 m (average 80 Hz - 16 kHz)
    Nominal Coverage Angle 360° horizontal, 160° vertical (primary listening 10° to 50° up from ground)
    Directivity Q Factor: 2.2
    Directivity Index 3.4 dB
    Maximum SPL 105 dB at 3.28' / 1 m
    Nominal Impedance 8 Ohms (at 8-Ohm setting)
    Insertion Loss Up to 1.0 dB at any tap setting
    Thru 8 Ohms nominal
    Crossover Type 2nd order LPF on LF and 2nd order HPF on HF
    Recommended Protective High-Pass 65 Hz for 8-Ohm operation, 24 dB/octave
    60 Hz for 30 W tap, 24 dB/octave
    50 Hz for 15, 7.5, and 3.7 W taps, 24 dB/octave
    Low-Frequency Driver 5.25" / 13.5 cm diameter LF driver, Kapton former, 1.4" / 3.55 cm voice coil, polypropylene cone and polyurethane surround
    High-Frequency Driver 0.75" / 1.9 mm diameter HF driver polyetherimide (PEI) dome
    Enclosure Material LDPE polyethylene plastic, 0.23" / 6 mm wall thickness, UL94V-0 rated
    Grille Powder-coated stainless steel
    Environmental IP-55 rating per IEC529 (dust protected and protected against jets of water)
    Exceeds MIL-STD 810 for humidity, salt spray, temperature & UV
    Passes MIL-STD 202F for salt spray
    Enclosure UL94V0 rated
    Agency Rating UL1480, transformer UL recognized per UL1876, ROHS compliant
    Terminals Bare wire with dielectric-gel-filled wire nuts (internal to top speaker section)
    Wiring Water ingress protected by two stages of gland nuts, one mounted on outside of enclosure (installed by installer via drilling 0.87" / 22 mm hole in any of multiple provided locations) and one between the bottom base and top speaker sections. Included gland nuts require round-jacketed wire with outside diameter between 0.16" / 4.0 mm and 0.35" / 9.0 mm.
    Dimensions 17.0 x 11.5 x 11.5" / 43.2 x 29.1 x 29.1 cm
    Weight 12 lb / 5.5 kg
    Packaging Infoefadbrxw
    Package Weight 15.7 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.0 x 16.5 x 15.0"

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