Massive Back to the Future-like Ascendo SMS G50 EA Sub… Cedia 2022

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I’m not sure what to make of this beast. What exactly do you do with it? This isn’t something that snuggles into the corner of a decent sized room.

It’s really border line silly, in an impressive way. Looking around back, there’s a tiny little single connector, which just adds to the ridiculous factor.
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:rubeyes:Looks like something you would see at a Grateful Dead show... Only times a few hundred...

The Bass Hunter has found the Bass !!! :T
 
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:rubeyes:Looks like something you would see at a Grateful Dead show... Only times a few hundred...

The Bass Hunter as found the Bass !!! :T

Oh man… do t get me started. I heard some SERIOUS LFE action today at CEDIA. Need a drool bucket!
 

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Looks like they built it to be moved by a forklift or pallet jack. That was good thinking. Don’t know about a forklift in the house though. Maybe drop it inside the front door on 20 or so of those furniture sliders. Sure, that’ll work. Now about those stairs. :oops:
 

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Well, coming in at 885 lbs, I’m not sure if those furniture sliders are going to do much.:redgrin:

For those wondering, that’s a 50” driver and playback reaches 5Hz. Here’s complete specs:


SPECIFICATIONS (selection)
Speaker typeCustom-built 50“ woofer, 34,5cm voice coil, 35mm linear excursion, with AIA Speaker Management technology
PrincipleSealed
SPL136dB Cont. / 140dB Peak, 125db (@20Hz), 105db (@5Hz)
Frequency range5Hz to 100Hz
Amplifier6000W
Width x Height x Depth1800 x 1850 x 600mm
Weight> 400kg
 

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Mmm... 5Hz Bass!!! Earthquakes...
 

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Except for the missing imprints on cone and dust cap, the driver looks exactly like the A&D AD502. A&D makes an even bigger monster, the AD804.
 
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