Martin Audio W8LM

Martin Audio W8LM


  • Mini three-way line array element
  • Hybrid™ dual 8" (200mm) LF+MF configuration (-3dB at 60Hz)
  • LF+MF - 100dB @1W, 1m (single cabinet)
  • Twin 1" (25mm) HF horn - 106dB @1W, 1m (single cabinet)
  • Consistent 100º (-6dB) horizontal mid and HF pattern control
  • Passive or biamp operation
  • 12 ohm system impedance, up to 4 cabinets on one amplifier channel
  • Fast, integral rigging system with variable splay angles
  • ViewPoint™ array optimisation software
  • Factory controller presets for a wide variety of configurations
  • Compatible with W8L and W8LC line-array elements
  • Compatible with WSX, WLX and WMX subwoofers


  • Theatre Sound Reinforcement
  • Live Sound Reinforcement
  • Corporate Events
  • Fixed Installations
  • Delay systems for large scale outdoor sound reinforcement


  • TYPE Three-way, compact line array element
  • FREQUENCY RESPONSE (5) 60Hz-18kHz ± 3dB
    LF + MF SECTION 8" (200mm)/2" (50mm) voice coil, reflex-loaded
    direct radiator
    8" (200mm)/2" (50mm) voice coil, neodymium
    driver, front horn loaded, rear reflex loaded
    HF SECTION  2 x 1" (25mm) exit HF compression drivers,
    horn loaded
  • RATED POWER (2) LF + MF: 400W AES, 1600W peak
    HF: 75W AES, 300W peak
    Passive: 400W AES, 1600W peak
  • SENSITIVITY (6)  LF + MF: 100dB
    HF: 106dB
    Passive: 99dB rising to 105dB at HF
  • MAXIMIUM SPL (CALCULATED @ IM) LF + MF: 125dB continuous, 131dB peak
    HF: 125dB continuous, 131dB peak
    Passive: 124dB continuous, 130dB peak
    HF: 12 ohms
    Passive: 12 ohms
  • DISPERSION (-6db) 100º horizontal (down to 800Hz),
    7.5º vertical
    120º horizontal (down to 700Hz) @ -10dB
  • CROSSOVER 300Hz passive, 2.2kHz active or passive
  • ENCLOSURE Vertical trapezoid with 3.75º wall angle, multi-
    laminate birch ply construction
  • FINISH Textured paint
  • PROTECTIVE GRILLE  Perforated steel
  • CONNECTORS 2 x Neutrik NL4
  • DIMENSIONS  (W) 620mm x (H) 243mm x (D) 400mm
    (W) 24.4ins x (H) 9.6ins x (D) 15.8ins
  • WEIGHT (including rigging hardware) 29kg (64lbs )