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Monacor Compact 4 x Ceiling Speaker 40W Background Audio System

by Monacor
Original price £229.00 (inc. VAT) - Original price £229.00 (inc. VAT)
Original price £229.00 (inc. VAT)
£229.00 (inc. VAT)
£229.00 (inc. VAT) - £229.00 (inc. VAT)
Current price £229.00 (inc. VAT)

This compact 40W 100V Line Monacor Background Music Ceiling system is ideal for retail shops and stores or small hospitality and leisure outlets that are wanting to run a background music system.

This compact background music system is ideal for discreet installs with its compact amplifier and low profile, flush-fitting ceiling speakers.

Included in this sytem is the low profile AKB-160 amplifier which conveniently has multiple inputs for connection of a smartphone/ tablet, MP3 player and a microphone etc.

Also included are four Monacor EDL-8 Ceiling Speakers. These 8" speakers are stylish and discreet making them ideal for modern/ new build installs. Ideal for small hospitality, retail and leisure outlets the EDL-8 ceiling speaker offers a professional audio playback and great frequency response.

Main Features:

  • High quality background music system for small hospitality, retail and leisure outlets

  • Connect your smartphone/ tablet, CD/ Media Player or microphone

  • 4 x Premium Monacor ceiling speakers with screw fixings for ceiling thicknesses from 10 to 43mm

Monacor AKB-160 Amplifier

The AKB-160 compact size means the 100V line amplifier is ideal for screwing to the underside of a counter/ desk, to the wall or even above a ceiling tile.

The low profile amplifier has multiple inputs for connection of a smartphone/ tablet, MP3 player and a microphone etc. You could also connect an Apple Airport via the RCA inputs for a wireless connection to the amplifier.

The AKB-160 offers silent operation due to its fanless cooling system and features a protective circuit to prevent overheating.

AKB-160 Key Features:

  • 40W compact amplifier

  • Ideal for discreet installs or where space is limited

  • Can be screwed to underside of a desk/ counter, wall or above a ceiling tile

  • Silent operation due to fanless cooling concept

  • Multiple inputs for connection of smarthpone/ tablet, MP3 player, microphone etc

  • Metal housing with mounting brackets

Some other features include:

  • balanced line input (XLR) and unbalanced line input (RCA)

  • Speaker output via spring-loaded speaker terminals

  • Volume control

  • protective circuit to prevent overheating

Monacor EDL-8 Ceiling Speakers 4 x

The Monacor EDL-8 is an 8" flush mount ceiling speaker ideal for discreet and stylish installs. The high-quality white speaker has multiple 100v line tappings of 10, 6, 4 & 2W, perfect for balancing your sound to suit your environment. 

Ideal for small hospitality settings, retail and leisure outlets the EDL-8 offers a professional audio playback and great frequency response. It also has screw down fixings for various ceiling thicknesses. 

Monacor EDL-8 Features

  • 100 V line technique

  • 20 cm (8") full range speaker

  • Plastic housing with protective metal grille

  • For a ceiling thickness from 10 to 43 mm

    All Monacor products have a 3 year warranty

    All Monacor products carry an industry leading 3 year warranty

    50 metres of Premium Speaker cable

    Adastra Premium Double Insulated 100V Line Speaker Cable 50 meters

    Our 100v line cable by Adastra is a highly flexible speaker cable designed to be used with our 100v line amplifiers to connect up to 24 ceiling of wall mounted speakers. Ideal for small to medium installations where speakers are rated between 0-30w

    For internal use only

    See SPECIFICATION tab for technical specs


    Monacor AKB-160 Specifications

    Channels:     1
    Power rating:     40 W
    Power rating at 100 V:     40 W
    Peak music power output (PMAX):     60 W

    • 390 mV/26 kΩ, bal.
    • 420 mV/11 kΩ, unbal.
    Frequency range:     17-20,000 Hz
    S/N ratio:     > 80 dB
    THD:     < 1%
    Power supply:     ~ 230 V/50 Hz/75 VA
    Mains voltage:     ~ 230 V
    Mains frequency:     50 Hz
    Power consumption, operation:     75 VA
    Admiss. ambient temp.:     0-40 °C

    Dimensions:     213 x 55 x 238 mm
    Width:     213 mm
    Height:     55 mm
    Depth:     238 mm
    Weight:     3.2 kg

    • 1 x XLR (line)
    • 1 x RCA L/R (line)

    Monacor EDL-8 Specifications

    4 x EDL-8 ceiling speakers

    Line technique:  100 V
    Frequency range:  60-14,000 Hz
    Power rating:  10/6/4/2 W
    Mounting cutout:  Ø 220 mm
    Mounting depth:  68 mm
    Dimensions:  Ø 252 mm x 80 mm
    Outside diameter:  Ø 252 mm
    Width:  Ø 252 mm
    Depth:  80 mm
    Admiss. ambient temp.:  0-40 °C
    Weight:  1 kg

    Monacor AKB-160 - PDF file download

    Download the User Manual HERE

    Download Product Data Sheet HERE

    Monacor EDL-8 - PDF file download

    Download Product Data Sheet Here

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