The EKX-18SP is a 1300 W active subwoofer with a Class D amplifier, a lightweight wooden cabinet for greater sound reproduction and portability. The easy to use LCD navigation screen features DSP processing, for effects and changing the output to suit the purpose, such as vocals, live or DJ use. Further to this a intelligent thermal management system with variable speed fan controlled by multiple onboard sensors ensures reliability in demanding environmental conditions.
QuickSmartDSP features best-in-class processing, EV’s signature single-knob user interface, and intuitive menu navigation via LCD.
Cardioid Control Technology allows output to be steered towards the audience with up to 35 dB reduction on stage when multiple subs are deployed.
High-efficiency 1300 W Class D power amplifier delivers up to 134 dB peak SPL on the EKX-18SP utilizing high-sensitivity transducers designed and engineered by EV.
Intelligent thermal management with a variable-speed fan controlled by multiple onboard sensors, ensuring superior performance and reliability in demanding environmental conditions.
Two XLR outputs for easy system expansion to additional loudspeakers or subwoofers. Large slot ports for low distortion and excellent bass extension. Metal grille reinforcement bar (two on the 18SP). M20 threaded pole mount plate
Connector Type (2) XLR/TRS combo jacks and (2) XLR link outputs
Enclosure Material 15 mm, plywood with EVCoat
Frequency Response (-10 dB) 35 Hz – 180 Hz Half Space Measurement
Frequency Response (-3 dB) 40 Hz – 150 Hz Half Space Measurement
Grill 18 AWG steel with powdercoat
LF Transducer EVS-18C 457 mm (18 in)
Low Pass Frequency Adjustable: 80 Hz, 100 Hz, 120 Hz, 150 Hz
Maximum SPL 134 dB peak dB Maximum SPL is measured at 1 m using broadband pink noise at maximum output.
Power Consumption 1.8 A Current rating is 1/8 power
Power Rating 1300 W
Shipping Weight 41.2 kg (90.83 lbs)
Height 12RU 520 mm (20.47″)
Width 606 mm (23.86″)
Depth 612 mm (24.09″)
Weight Net 32.8 kg (72.31 lbs)