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Mackie Thump 12 500W 12-inch Active Speaker

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Quoting product code: A19TX


About this product


  • 500W continuous (RMS) output with 1000W peak for a great sound quality
  • An active speaker with a built-in amplifier
  • Great for any size venue

Product overview

• 500W continuous (RMS) output with 1000W peak for a great sound quality
• An active speaker with a built-in amplifier
• Great for any size venue
• 6.35mm input to allow you to connect with a wide range of audio products
• XLR output included to link the speaker directly to another
• 35mm top hat mount compatible

How powerful is this speaker?
With its 1000W peak output, this speaker is perfect for giving you a great DJ experience in virtually any size venue. Its trapezoid design will allow you to use the speaker horizontally as a stage monitor or vertically as a PA speaker.

What connections does this speaker come with?
This speaker has a 6.35mm input included so you can directly connect your iPod, mixer or smartphone. The XLR output gives you the option to link this speaker directly to another for a stereo output.

Does the speaker require an amplifier?
The Mackie Thump 12 speaker has a built-in amplifier which will allow you to connect any audio source directly to the speaker.

What is the difference between RMS and peak output?
RMS, which measures a speaker’s average power output, will allow you to compare various speakers of a similar size regardless of brand. The peak output is the maximum power the speaker can handle from the amplifier.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Sound These were easy to set up the sound response was great.
Date published: 2016-08-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic speaker ! A must have ! Have owned for a year now and been fantastic Very suprised at how clear the sound quality is , also the amount of bass you can get from these sound amazing
Date published: 2017-07-06
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Operating Specifications

Peak Wattage:


Frequency Response:

57 to 20,000 Hz

Dimensions & Weight

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Product Specifications

Driver Size:

1.4 inchinch

can you use a microphone with this? if so how many ca you use at a time.

Asked by: kirsty
If your microphone matches one of the connections on the back then this would be possible.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-02-20

could I run an acoustic guitar straight into this speaker??

Asked by: tonythetiger
Yes this will work fine in your intended application. This would require a XLR cable to achieve this .
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-08-12

Is this one or two speakers

Asked by: djleon
This is a single speaker.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-06-04

What's the driver db efficiency / sensitivity @1 meter 

Asked by: Dukey001
This information is presented in the user guide/datasheet for the device, which can be found on the downloads tab of the product listing. However if you are using a mobile phone or tablet to view our website it may not be visible. To this end I have copied in a link to the electronic version of the instructions below for your convenience. This is all the published information that the manufacturer has made available for the speaker. https://maplindownloads.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/A19TXspecifications-8286.pdf https://maplindownloads.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/A19TXmanual-8285.pdf
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-05-03

Do I need to have a speaker stand for it or can it go on top of the table?

Asked by: cranberry
Essentially all speakers sound better at eye/ear level, so a stand or table would be recommended.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-01-28
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