The original EVM12L 12-inch loudspeaker was introduced in 1983. Known for its huge tone, gorgeous low-end and incredible stability at extreme volumes, it quickly achieved legendary status. Top guitarists and bassists loved it not only for its sound, but also for its reliability. Tour after tour, the EVM12L held up to the demands of the most punishing players.The Electro-Voice EVM12L Classic is a 200-watt version of the original EVM12L Pro-Line. Designed for professional high-level, high-quality musical instrument and sound reinforcement systems. Used full range, the EVM12L Classic's frequency response is specially tailored to cut through the thickest mixes. The EVM12L Classic incorporates voice coil and suspension refinements for reliable operation. Power capacity is rated at 200 watts and features a rugged 8-spoke diecast aluminum frame with a heat radiating back cover.