Order Number: EKX-18SP-US
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EKX-18SP

18" Powered Subwoofer

  • 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.

Specifications

Connector Type (2) XLR/TRS combo jacks and (2) XLR link outputs
Depth 24.1" (612mm)
Enclosure Material 15 mm, plywood with EVCoat

Family EKX
Frequency Response (-10 dB) 35 Hz - 180Hz (Half Space Measurement)
Frequency Response (-3 dB) 40 Hz - 150Hz (Half Space Measurement)
Grille 18 AWG steel with powdercoat
Height 20.5" (520mm)
LF Transducer EVS-18C 457 mm (18 in)
Low Pass Frequency Adjustable: 80 Hz, 100 Hz, 120 Hz, 150 Hz
Max. SPL/1m (calc) 134dB
Maximum SPL 134 dB peakdB (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 1300W
Powered or Passive Powered
Shipping Weight 90.8lbs (41.2kg)
Speaker Type Subwoofer
Weight Net 72.3lbs (32.8kg)
Width 23.9" (606mm)
Woofer Size 18inch

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Support

Name Language Size Date
EKX Brochure EN 13.02MB Jan 23, 2015
Portable Speaker Family Brochure EN 31.44MB Oct 4, 2017
Speaker & Electronics Catalog EN 18.91MB Jun 10, 2015
Portable Speaker Feature Overview EN 5.17MB Oct 4, 2017
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Environmental Compliance Document 148KB Oct 3, 2017
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EKX Simplified Cabinet Drawings ZIP 7.42MB Jun 9, 2015
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EKX EASE Data ZIP 212KB May 17, 2016
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EKX-18SP Engineering Data Sheet EN 528KB Mar 4, 2015
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EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual EN 5.79MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual DE 5.79MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual ES 5.79MB Jul 25, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual FR 5.79MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual JA 6.03MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual KO 5.93MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered Loudspeakers User Manual PT 5.79MB May 2, 2017
EKX Powered 说明书 ZH 6.22MB May 2, 2017
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Service Policies for the Americas EN 232KB Apr 25, 2013
Name Language Size Date
Audio 101 - Basic Audio Terminology EN 2.74MB Dec 13, 2012
Audio 101 - Loudspeaker Basics EN 3.02MB Dec 13, 2012
EASE Data Explanation EN 934KB Nov 17, 2015
PA Bible 11: Portable Sound Systems for the Small Club EN 470KB Dec 26, 2007
The EV PA Bible EN 1.14MB Dec 26, 2007

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