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Cerwin Vega Stroker Folded Horn Subwoofer

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The TS-42 may be the loudest, deepest, and many powerful folded horn ever produced by Cerwin-Vega! Its magnificent design and outstanding features helps it be well suited for used in one of the most challenging scenarios where vigorous bass is needed, for example live sound, installations, large venues, mobile DJs, and club applications.


  • Newly designed 21″ woofer with Stroker’ technology for increased output and reduced distortion
  • Improved power handling to 2000 W
  • Radial cooling fins located away from aluminum Stroker’ pole, increase cooling and increase the TS-42’s efficiency
  • Stroker’ pole is vented out the rear of a corner plate for improved voice coil cooling
  • Aluminum cooling ring above voice coil gap for improved heat transfer from your voice coil, providing improved power handling and reduced compression
  • Stroker’ technology adds a third plane of suspension eliminating cone rocking and allows increased excursion while maintaining a tight gap that gives higher sensitivity
  • The six magnet sections and the tunnels located with shod and non-shod, provide cooling underneath the top plate
  • Rugged new die cast door provides improved heat dissipation & displays Stroker’ metal badge
  • New curved horn mouth bracing for smoother frequency response
  • Steel front corner bracing to boost cabinet strength
  • Extra handles, ergonomic balanced design, and larger casters for easy handling


  • Frequency Response:-3db 35 Hz – 215 Hz / -10db 33 Hz – 230 Hz
  • Power Capacity:2000W (RMS) 4000 Peak
  • Recommended Amplifier Power:1500 w – 2000 w @ 8 ohms
  • Input Connectors: (2) Neutrik Speakon
  • Sensitivity (1 with 1 m): (1 x / 1 m): 108 dB
  • Nominal Impedance: 8 ohms
  • Maximum SPL: 144 dB
  • Voice Coil Diameter: 4″
  • Dimensions (H x W x D) (H x W x D): 42.5″ x 24″ x 45.3″108 cm x 61 cm x 115 cm
  • Weight: 228.5 lbs / 103.6 kg

Featuring a gigantic 21″ woofer with advanced Stroker’ technology and delivering 144 dB of maximum SPL (better than two 18″ folded horn speakers) the TS-42 raises the low frequency performance bar to another level. The TS-42 Folded Horn delivers more bass per sq . inch than other subwoofer designs and carries a curved horn mouth bracing for smoother frequency response, a sensational cast aluminum C-Series door that provides a functional heat sink, and further deep pole cups for increased stability with full-range speakers.The TS-42 is a big and sturdy speaker, but because of its integrated wheels and extra handles it is possible to easily move and transport it.