Acoustic Energy AE3 loudspeaker Specifications

Sidebar 3: Specifications

Description: Three-way, reflex-loaded, stand-mounted loudspeaker. Drive-units: 1" (25mm) metal-dome tweeter, 4.5" (118mm) metal-cone midrange unit, 7.5" (190mm) metal-cone woofer. Crossover frequencies: 300Hz, 3kHz. Crossover slopes: 18dB/octave low-pass at 300Hz, then 24dB/octave at 900Hz low-pass (woofer); 18dB/octave high-pass, 24dB/octave low-pass (midrange); 18dB/octave high-pass (tweeter). Frequency response: 50Hz–18kHz ±2.5dB. Sensitivity: 86–87dB/W/m (2.83V). Nominal impedance: 6 ohms (minimum 4 ohms). Amplifier requirements: up to 250W.
Dimensions: 24.8" (630mm) H by 10.6" (270mm) W by 14.6" (370mm) D. Weight: 77 lbs (35kg) each.
Serial numbers of units tested: 3001463/3001464.
Price: $3500/pair without stands, $3990/pair with stands (matching 19", twin-pillar stands alone cost $800/pair), 1992; no longer available (2008) Approximate number of dealers: 30.
Manufacturer: Acoustic Energy, 16 Bridge Road, Cirencester, Glos. GL7 1PU, UK. Tel: (44) 1285-654432. Fax: (44) 1285-654430. US Distributor: Acetrain, Washington DC (1992); Acoustic Energy North America Inc., 111 Lenox Street, Suite 106, Box 314, Norwood, MA 02062. Tel: (508) 695-8090. (2007). Web:

Acoustic Energy North America Inc.
111 Lenox Street, Suite 106
Box 314, Norwood, MA 02062
(508) 695-8090