Nady Systems MC-12 User Manual

Mc-12, Features, instructions & technical data, M-cab™ speakers

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You have just purchased one of the finest speakers on

the market today. The M-Cab Series™ was developed

using the expertise of professional sound engineers and

working musicians. You will find your new NADY AUDIO

speaker has superior performance and greater flexibility

than any other speaker in its price range.

We recommend that you read this instruction sheet carefully to

get the most out of your new unit. Thanks for selecting NADY

AUDIO and the MC-12 as your choice in speakers.

Powerful 2-way speakers perfect for all small venue applications, the M-Cab Series™ deliver maximum versatility, state-of-the-art
cabinet design, and premium performance and specs with ultra-clean transparent sound.

• Durable, yet lightweight, molded high-impact

ABS/fiberglass composite enclosures, designed to
deflect bumps and scrapes, are perfectly balanced
for ease of portability and set-up and feature built-in
handles for carrying.

• Ultimate flexible design enables either FOH main

speaker or stage monitor use. Compact trapezoidal
shape perfect for hanging in clusters (with dual built-
in threaded brass inserts for eye bolts), single
mounting on a speaker tripod stand (with built-in 35
mm. base mount insert) or mounted on side on the

detachable speaker brace mounts provided (for use
as dual-angle floor wedge monitors)

• 12”LF, 2.5” (6.3 cm) voice coil

• Low impedance compensated crossovers with full

driver protection

• Wide-angle, short throw, high-frequency dispersion

horns with 1.5” diameter precision titanium compres-
sion driver

• 90° X 60° (@1KHz) nominal dispersion

• High SPL output capability

• 50 Hz to18 KHz linear response, +/- 3dB

• 600W peak program power rating (300W RMS)

• 97dB (1W@1M) sensitivity

• 2 Speakon™ connectors, 8

• Lightweight: 39.6 lbs, (18 Kg)

• Compact sizing for ease of portability:

16.9” x 22.4”x 12.2” (43.2 x 570 x 310 cm)

• Optional MCB-12 padded zippered vinyl carrying

bag available


• Read all instructions before using the product.
• This product may be capable of producing sound levels that could cause

permanent hearing loss. Do not operate for a long period of time at a high
volume level or at a level that is uncomfortable. If you experience any hear-
ing loss or ringing in the ears, you should consult an audiologist.

• To avoid damage to the drivers, never overload the speaker.
• To avoid the risk of fire, do not ever expose the speaker to a source of

naked flames. Also, it should be located away from heat sources such as
radiators, heat vents, or other devices (including amplifiers) that produce

• The product should be positioned so that proper ventilation is maintained.
• This speaker is designed for indoor use only. Do not expose to weather or

high humidity, rain, etc.

• Care should be taken so that objects do not fall into, and liquids are not

spilled through, the enclosure’s openings. Do not place containers of liquids
on the speaker.

• Don’t place any heavy appliance or object (>130lbs/60kg) on the speaker


• This unit is to be installed by qualified personnel only.
• This speaker is only to be used with power amplifiers complying with the

safety requirement of EN or IEC60065.

• This product should be serviced by qualified service personnel if:

A. Objects have fallen into, or liquid has been spilled onto the product.

B. The product has been exposed to rain.

C. The product does not appear to operate normally or exhibits

a marked change in performance.

D. The product has been dropped, or the enclosure damaged.

• Do not attempt to service this unit. All servicing should be referred to quali-

fied service personnel.


When using this speaker, basic precautions should always be taken, including the following:




Two-Way Speaker

M-Cab™ Speakers

Features, Instructions
& Technical Data