DC130BS-8 5-1/4" Classic Shielded Woofer 8 Ohm

Quick Overview

Choose the Dayton Audio DC130BS-8 Classic Series 5-1/4" shielded woofer for use as a great replacement bookshelf speaker, midbass in 3-way designs, or even as a small subwoofer.

Product Highlights

• Great bang-for-the-buck driver can be used as a woofer, midbass, or even as a small subwoofer
• Smooth frequency response up to 2 kHz and great bass response
• Rubber surround, aluminum voice coil, and extended bump plate
• Shielded design increases performance and allows it to be used near tube TVs

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Product Description

Dayton Audio Classic Series woofers are excellent for use as replacement speakers or for new loudspeaker system design and construction. The DC130BS-8 5-1/4" woofer has developed quite a reputation for having the best bang-for-the-buck performance and value available anywhere. You can even be use the DC130BS-8 as a small subwoofer! The excellent low frequency performance will amaze you.

A non-pressed treated paper cone allows for smooth frequency response, while the high temperature aluminum voice coil increases power handling without compression. Longevity is ensured with the use of a rubber surround, treated cloth dust cap, and an extended bump plate.


Sealed Volume 0.11 ft.³
Sealed F3 116 Hz
Vented Volume 0.35 ft.³
Vented F3 61 Hz
* Enclosure volume/F3s based on BassBox "optimum" calculations

Product Details

Speaker Series Classic Series
Model Number DC130BS-8
List Price $25.99
Color Black
Unit of Measure Each
UPC 844632000225
Warranty - Parts 5 Years
Warranty - Labor 5 Years
Product Shipping Weight (lbs.) 2.6000
Speaker Type Woofer
Nominal Diameter 5.25"
Power Handling (RMS) 30 watts
Power Handling (max) 60 watts
Continuous Program Power --
Impedance 8 ohms
Sensitivity 88.9 dB @ 2.83V/1m
Frequency Response 55 - 4,000 Hz
Voice Coil Diameter 25 mm
Magnet Weight 10 oz.
DC Resistance (Re) 5.8 ohms
Voice Coil Inductance (Le) 0.82 mH @ 1 kHz
Resonant Frequency (Fs) 50.5 Hz
Mechanical Q (Qms) 1.82
Electromagnetic Q (Qes) 0.49
Total Q (Qts) 0.39
Diaphragm Mass Inc. Airload (Mms) 8.8g
Moving Mass Of Diaphragm (Mmd) --
Mechanical Compliance of Suspension (Cms) 1.13 mm/N
Surface Area Of Cone (Sd) 91.6 cm²
Volume of Displacement (Vd) 22.9 cm³
BL Product (BL) 5.71 Tm
Compliance Equivalent Volume (Vas) 13.8 liters
Maximum Linear Excursion (Xmax) 2.5 mm
Driver's Mechanical Losses (Rms) --
Cone / Diaphragm Material Treated Paper
Entry / Exit Diameter --
Surround Material Rubber
Voice Coil Wire Material Copper
Voice Coil Former Aluminum
Basket/Frame Material Steel
Magnet Material Ferrite
Shielded Yes
Overall Outside Diameter 145 mm
Overall Depth 77.4 mm
Baffle Cutout Diameter 120 mm
# Mounting Holes 4
Mounting Hole Diameter --
Bolt Circle Diameter --
Product Weight --