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CTs 3000 (discontinued)

Two-channel, 1500W Power Amplifier

CTs 3000
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Crown’s CTs Series amplifiers provide exceptional performance, flexibility and value for installed sound applications. CTs Series amplifiers feature independent selection of high and low impedance operation for a specific channel, plus power levels and features that were carefully chosen to match the requirements of fixed install design. Easy integration with HiQnet™ and CobraNet™ allows CTs amplifiers to deliver a comprehensive lineup of monitoring and control features along with digital audio transport for an award-winning digital audio solution.

Recommended for: Installed Sound.


  • High power density. All two channel models and four channel model in a 2RU chassis, eight channel model in a 3RU chassis
  • Crown Switching Power Supply for lighter weight
  • Selectable "Constant-Voltage" or low-impedance (4/8 ohm) operation per channel on 2-channel models, and per channel-pair on 4-and 8-channel models
  • 100V direct outputs on CTs 2000, CTs 3000, CTs 4200, and CTs 8200
  • Legendary Crown class-I (BCA) and AB+B output topologies offer the best in amplifier reliability
  • 4- and 8-channel models offer perfect independent power solutions for multi-zoned systems· "FIT" (Fault Isolation Topology) circuitry on 4- and 8-channel models isolates fault conditions without affecting neighboring channels
  • Comprehensive array of indicators provide accurate diagnostics
  • Two-channel models are fully PIP2-compatible. Multi-channel models accept MC accessory modules.


  Version Language Size Uploaded
file type icon CTs 3000 CAD files
updated: Nov 2023
    232 KB Nov 2023
file type icon CTs 3000 Cut Sheet
updated: Nov 2023
    1.67 MB Nov 2023
file type icon CTs 3000 Owner's Manual
updated: Nov 2023
    2.29 MB Nov 2023
file type icon CTs 3000 Owner's Manual-Chinese
zh updated: Nov 2023
  zh  3.89 MB Nov 2023
Declaration Of Conformity
file type icon CTs Declaration of Conformity
updated: Aug 2015
    79.6 KB Aug 2015

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Channels 2
Sensitivity 1.4 V
Signal to Noise Ratio (below rated power 20 Hz to 20 kHz, A-Weighted) 105 dB
THD (full rated power, 20 Hz - 20 kHz) < 0.35%
Damping Factor (10 Hz to 100 Hz) <3000
Frequency Response (at 1W, 4/8 ohms) +/- 0.25 dB
Crosstalk (below rated power) 20 Hz to 1 kHz > 80 dB
Common Mode Rejection (20 Hz to 1 kHz) > 50 dB
Maximum Input Level before Compression +20dBu
Load Impedance 70V, 100V (2-16 Ohms)
Voltage Gain (at maximum level settings) (8/4 ohm operation) 35:1 (31 dB)
Power Draw at Idle (120VAC mains: standby mode) 35W
Dimensions 3.5" x 19" x 14.25"
Weight 22.8lbs
Shipping Weight 27.7 lbs



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CTs 3000 (discontinued)

Two-channel, 1500W Power Amplifier