The Karat K8 is a 2-way, high power line source cabinet that combines superior sound quality with easiness and flexibility in a compact design. With a 100°H x 20°V nominal dispersion pattern it combines high output capability with excellent sound performance in a compact enclosure, made of 15 mm birch plywood.
It features eight powerful 6,5”/1,5” voice coil neodym drive units for the mid-low range, and six low-distortion compression driver with a 1“ exit for extended high frequency response. The line wave-forming waveguides of HF drivers are hornloaded.
An advanced passive crossover, with PTC driver protection, matches the components working perfectly together.
Karat K8 includes four uncompromising professional line-array speakers in one single cabinet, and combines the acoustic advantages of line array technology with simplicity of point source in use.
Karat K8 offers the maximum in every situation, whether as main PA, a delay line, satellite speaker on a tripod, centerfill, sidefill, or fixed installation.
FUSION concept combines 4 line array elements in one cabinet
8 x 6,5" + 6 x 1" transducers (2-way passive)
Very stable horizontal and vertical coverage
Very high sound pressure
Plug & Play concept for tripod or flown operation
Easy handling and innovative accessories
Advanced crossover with HF protection
Great output/ weight ratio
Two-way, high power line source cabinet
Frequency Range (-10dB)
80 Hz – 20 kHz
Frequency Response (+- 3dB)
90 Hz – 18 kHz
H 100° x V 20° nominal
2.000 W continuous, 8.000 W peak
System Sensitivity (1w/1m)
Maximum SPL (Calculated at 1m)
135 dB continuous, 141 dB peak
6x 1" exit compression driver with wave guide former
8x 6,5" high power neodym speakers
PTC driver protection
15 mm birch plywood
Black textured paint
2x handles, M20 flange
Black perforated steel with acoustic transparent foam
2 x NL 4
Dimensions mm (WxHxD)
500 x 710 x 345
Arenas and stadiums with reasonable speaker quantity