JBL Control 227C 6.5" 2-Way 150W Coaxial Ceiling Loudspeaker (Single, 8 Ohms)

JBL Control 227C 6.5" 2-Way 150W Coaxial Ceiling Loudspeaker (Single, 8 Ohms)

JBL Control 227C 6.5" 2-Way 150W Coaxial Ceiling Loudspeaker (Single, 8 Ohms)


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  • Passive Design
  • 6.5" Kevlar-Reinforced Woofer
  • 1" Exit Compression Driver
  • 150W Long-Term Power Capacity
  • For 8-Ohm Power Amplifiers
  • 75 Hz to 17 kHz Frequency Response
  • 120° Broadband Pattern Control
  • High-Slope Crossover Network
  • Removable Locking Input Connector
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Configuration: 8 Ohms (No Transformer)

8 Ohms (No Transformer) With Multi-Tap Transformer

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JBL 227C overview

  • 1Description

The JBL Control 227C is a passive 6.5" coaxial ceiling loudspeaker designed for voice amplification and foreground music reproduction in a variety of venues ranging from boardrooms to bistros. When driven by an 8-Ohm power amplifier (available separately), this 2-way speaker provides a long-term power capacity of 150W (600W peak). Equipped with a durable 6.5" Kevlar-reinforced woofer and a 1" exit titanium compression driver, the Control 227C yields a frequency response of 74 Hz to 17 kHz.

Its high-slope crossover network ensures natural midrange tonality and proper frequency distribution to the speaker components. A removable locking connector with screw-down terminals ensures simple wiring for the input and loop output. The Control 227C delivers reliable broadband coverage of 120 degrees.

In-ceiling coaxial loudspeaker
Compatible with MTC-200BB6 and MTC-300BB8 backcans, MTC-RG6/8 grille, and MTC-TB6/8 tile bridge (all available separately)
Consistent 120° broadband pattern control
Foreground music solution with discreet, minimized visual impact for boardroom, reception areas, restaurants, airports, and retail applications
150W (600W peak) power handling
Durable 6.5" Kevlar-reinforced woofer
1" exit titanium compression driver
75 Hz to 17 kHz frequency response (3 dB), 43 Hz to 19 kHz frequency range (-10 dB)
18 dB/octave crossover network with high- and low-pass filtering
Removable locking connector with screw-down terminals for input and loop output
Pre-attached ported baffle
In the Box
JBL Control 227C 6.5" 2-Way 150W Coaxial Ceiling Loudspeaker (Single, 8 Ohms)
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty on Loudspeakers
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty on Enclosures
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    • 1Description

    JBL 227C specs

    Active or Passive Passive
    LF Driver 6.5" / 16.5 cm Kevlar-Reinforced Cone
    HF Driver 1" / 2.5 cm Exit Titanium Compression Driver
    Frequency Range 43 Hz to 19 kHz (-10 dB)
    Frequency Response 75 Hz to 17 kHz (3 dB)
    Coverage Pattern 120° Conical, Broadband
    Directivity Factor 7 (1 to 16 kHz)
    Directivity Index 8.5 dB (1 to 16 kHz)
    Power Capacity For 2 Hours: 150 W (600 W Peak)
    For 100 Hours: 100 W (400 W Peak)
    Sensitivity Measured Half-Space: 90 dB (2.83 V at 1 m)
    Computer for Competitive Comparison: 95 dB (2.83 V at 1 m)
    Maximum SPL Continuous: 112 dB
    Peak: 118 dB
    Nominal Impedance Bypass Mode: 8 Ohms
    Crossover Frequency: 2.2 kHz
    Low-Pass Filter to LF Driver: 3rd Order (18 dB/Octave)
    High-Pass Filter to HF Driver: 3rd Order (18 dB/Octave)
    Input Removable Locking Connector with Screw-Down Terminals (Connector Has Pins for Input and Loop Output)
    Maximum Wire Gauge 12 AWG
    Shielded No
    Baffle Material: Metal
    Diameter: 12" / 30.5 cm
    Dimensions (Diam. x Depth) 13.0 x 5.8" / 33.0 x 14.7 cm (from Back of Baffle)
    Weight 9 lb / 4.1 kg
    Safety Rating UL 1480, UL 2043, NFPA 90, and NFPA 70 when Installed with a UL-Listed Backcan
    S7232/UL, UL 1876, IEC 60849 / EN 60849
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 12.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 15.5 x 15.5 x 9.5"

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