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Electro-Voice EKX-18S 18" Passive Subwoofer

SoundPro Item: 21890
MSRP: $1,666.00
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Part of the EKX series from Electro-Voice, the EKX-18S 18” passive subwoofer combines quality and reliability in a compact package suitable for a wide range of sound reinforcement scenarios. Ideal for musicians, DJs and live performance, and installed sound applications, the innovative EKX-18S is equipped with features that optimize performance and versatility, including EV-engineered speaker and amplifier components and on-board signal processing with user-friendly single-knob control and application presets for easy set-up. Electro-Voice’s award-winning industrial design – incorporating robust wood enclosures, premium-quality hardware, and durable EVCoat finish – ensures that this sub looks as great as it sounds.

Electro-Voice Subwoofer Features

  • 1600 W (peak), 134 dB peak SPL on the EKX-18S utilizing highsensitivity transducers designed and engineered by EV.
  • Lightweight, compact 15-mm wood enclosure with internal bracing, and durable EVCoat finish.
  • Large slot ports for low distortion and excellent bass extension.
  • Metal grille reinforcement bar (two bars on the EKX-18S).
  • M20 threaded pole mount plate.

In the Box

  • 1x EKX-18S 18" Passive Subwoofer

Product Specifications

  • Frequency Range (-10 dB): 35 Hz - 300kHz (Half Space Measurement)
  • Minimum Impedance: 7.0Ω
  • Speaker Type: Subwoofer
  • Woofer Size: 18inch
  • Powered or Passive: Passive
  • Frequency Response (-3 dB): 50 Hz - 100Hz (Half Space Measurement)
  • Max. SPL/1m (calc): 134dB
  • LF Transducer: EVS-18C 457 mm (18 in)
  • Power Rating: 1600W
  • Connector Type: Dual NL4
  • Enclosure Material: 15 mm, plywood with EVCoat
  • Grille: 18 AWG steel with powdercoat
  • Height: 20.47" (520mm)
  • Width: 23.86" (606mm)
  • Depth: 24.09" (612mm)
  • Recommended High-Pass Frequency: 30Hz
  • Weight Net: 70.11lbs (31.8kg)
  • Shipping Weight: 88.41lbs (40.1kg)
  • Family: EKX
  • Power Handling (Continuous / Peak): 400 W/1600W
  • Maximum SPL: 134dB
  • Passive Power Handling: 1600W peak
  • Nominal Impedance: 8Ω
  • Axial Sensitivity (SPL, 1 W @ 1 m): 96dB

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