5.25-inch, 2-way, 180° coverage

  • Hero front and side view of the AD-DWL.180 premium outdoor loudspeaker
  • Hero magnified view of the AD-DWL.180 premium outdoor loudspeaker
  • Digital render of an AD-DWL loudspeaker outdoors on a mini golf course
  • Digital render of an AD-DWL.180 outdoors at a restaurant on a sunny day


  • 5.25 in (135mm) weather-resistant cone woofer; 1 in (25mm) aluminum dome tweeter
  • 180° focused outdoor coverage
  • Reliable 60 W 70 / 100 V transformers with 16 Ω bypass
  • Maximum peak SPL 110 dB (16 Ω bypass)
  • Includes direct-to-concrete mounting collar (burial mounting option via AD-DWL.BASE accessory)
  • Tamper resistant stainless-steel hardware
  • Rugged F1-F2 UL Rated polypropylene/fiberglass construction exterior
  • Unobtrusive green color and style allows it to blend with the environment (or paintable exterior allows for further customization)
  • Advanced voicing filter sets using Intrinsic Correction™, available through Q-SYS
  • Meets Ingress Protection (IP) rating of IP-55 for dust and splash resistance


  • Optimal Outdoor Sound Experience
    All AcousticDesign™ Series Direct Weather models address the variabilities of outdoor environments with an elevated bollard design, allowing sound to travel above obstructions for an optimal listener experience. The 180° coverage angle enables full coverage to comply with individual environmental requirements.
  • Impact Resistance
    Featuring direct-to-concrete or in-earth base supports for permanent installation as well as tamper-resistant screws and a rugged exterior, the AcousticDesign™ Series Direct Weather family mitigates damage from accident or attempted tampering.
  • All Weather Durability
    With an Ingress Protection (IP) Rating of IP55, durable polypropylene/fiberglass construction and stainless-steel hardware, this series is built to withstand the long-term outdoor exposure.
  • Advanced Loudspeaker Voicings
    To further enhance performance and speed of install with optimum result, advanced voicing filter sets using Intrinsic Correction™ techniques are available via Q-SYS for a complete systems solution.
System Details AD-DWL.180
Effective frequency range 55 Hz - 25 kHz
Rated noise power 80 W
Broadband sensitivity >84 dB @1 W/1M (500 - 5 kHz)
Coverage angle (-6 dB) 180° (500 Hz – 5 kHz)
Directivity factor (Q) Coming soon
Directivity Index Coming soon
Maximum continuous SPL 104 dB
Maximum peak SPL 110 dB
Rated impedance 16 Ω
Transformer taps 7.5 W, 15 W, 30 W, 60 W / 15 W, 30 W, 60 W
Transducer (1)  5.25 in (135 mm) weather resistant cone woofer, ferrite magnet, rubber surround

(1)  1 in (25mm) aluminum dome tweeter, rubber surround
Input connector type Wire pig-tail, blunt
Enclosure material Glass-Filled polypropylene, F1-F2 UL Rated
Grille material Polyester fabric on polycarbonate frame
Mount Direct to concrete
Ingress protection (IP - 55)
Operating environment Designed for outdoor use
Testing Exceeded MilSpec819 standard for humidity, salt spray, temperature, and UV

Passed Mil-STD-202f standard for salt spray (specific to electrical components)
Product dimensions (HWD) 30.16 in (766mm) x 6.46 in (164mm) x 6.46 in (164mm) (not including base support)
Net weight  10.36 lb (4.7 kg)
Shipping weight 14.8 lb (6.7 kg)
Shipping dimensions (HWD) 38.23 in (971mm) x 10.63 in (270mm) x 10.63 in (270mm)
Included accessories Direct-to-concrete mounting collar


*All specifications are subject to change without notice.