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Martin Logan Black Motion LX16 Bookshelf Speakers - LX16GBL

Abt Model: LX16GBL | UPC Code: 877929006716
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Martin Logan Black Motion LX16 Bookshelf Speakers - LX16GBL

The Motion LX16 extends the award-winning Motion Series sound to a more traditional bookshelf package, featuring MartinLogan's advanced resolution Folded Motion™ tweeter, a low-distortion 5.25-inch high-excursion black-aluminum woofer, and low-turbulence rear-firing bass port for extended bass performance.

Inspired by MartinLogan's ultra-high-end electrostatic loudspeakers, the Motion® Series was created to provide stunning sound for your ultimate-performance home theater or stereo. MartinLogan's dedicated in-house engineers carefully crafted the Motion Series to create an extremely affordable and compact product line that seamlessly blends our exquisite Folded Motion™ transducers with powerful, compact bass technology. The result is a smooth, refined sound with stunning dynamic range and jaw-dropping clarity.


  • Minimalistic Design Featuring Luxurious Real-Wood
    For the Motion LX16, MartinLogan's signature perforated steel grille appears to float in front of the solidly constructed 3/4-inch thick MDF cabinets. Hidden discretely underneath the grille, the drivers are held securely in place by a solid, black-anodized brushed aluminum baffle. Folded Motion tweeters and woofers are seamlessly blended with an advanced topology crossover network featuring polypropylene and low-DF electrolytic capacitors, custom wound inductors, and thermal and current protection. The Motion LX Series also features recessed custom 5-way binding posts for connection versatility.

  • High-Gloss Finishes
    The Motion LX16 is available in two luxurious high-gloss finishes; Piano Black or Black Cherrywood. Our new high-gloss black cherrywood finish has deep cherry undertones and appears almost black in low light, giving them a unique and understated elegance that blends into any environment.


  • Frequency Response 60-25kHz
  • Sensitivity: 92 dB @ 2.83 V/m
  • Nominal Impedance: 5 ohms. Compatible with 4, 6 or 8 ohm rated amplifiers
  • Crossover Frequency: 2.7 kHz
  • Recommended Amplifier Power: 20-200 watts per channel
  • Low Frequency Driver: 5.25" (13.3cm) black aluminum cone with cast basket.
  • Low Frequency Driver Properties: Non-resonant asymmetrical chamber format. Rigid structured dust cap to reduce cone break-up modes.
  • Cabinet: Ported
  • Crossover Components: Custom air core coil and low DCR steel laminate inductors. Polyester film capacitors in series and low DF electrolytic capacitors in parallel. Overall system thermal/current protection.
  • Binding Post Inputs: Custom 5-way binding posts
  • Mounting Options: Include wall bracket, or aftermarket bracket (using 1/4 x 20 threaded insert on back of speaker)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Unit: 11" x 6.5" x 9.5"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 12 lbs
  • Shipping: 24 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts And Labor

Features and Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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Key Features
5.25 " High-Excursion Black-Aluminum Woofer/ Folded Motion Tweeter/ Low-DF Electrolytic Capacitors/ Custom Wound Inductors/ Thermal And Current Protection/ 60-25kHz Frequency Response/ 5 Ohms Nominal Impedance/ Black Finish/ Sold As A Pair
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  • Abt ships this product for free!
Frequency Response60Hz - 25kHz
Enclosure MaterialWood
Enclosure TypeBass Reflex (Ported)
Impedance5 Ohms
Magnetic ShieldingNo
Power20W - 200W
Sensitivity92dB spl (2.83 V/m)
Speaker Design2-Way
Speaker TypeBookshelf
Tweeter Size (inches)1 x 1.4
Woofer Size (inches)5.25
Height (inches)11
Width (inches)6.5
Depth (inches)9.5
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