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Electro-Voice TX2181 TourX Subwoofer (1000 Watts, 2x18")

Get tremendous low-frequency reproduction with this Electro-Voice subwoofer. Pair it with a variety of amps for superb power handling and sensitive response. (15) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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When powerful low frequency reproduction is required, the TX2181 delivers. Ideal as the companion sub to the TX2152 in a two subs to one top ratio, with the EV DC-One handling crossover and processing duties, the TX2181 makes excellent use of its dual EVS18S woofers to provide all the low end necessary for a truly high-end professional rig. In addition, the TX2181 works as an outstanding addition to a variety of other EV loudspeaker products. With incredibly high sensitivity and excellent power handling the TX2181 doesn't require an enormous, expensive amplifier to generate high SPL. The aesthetically unique Backbone grille not only looks great, but also provides greater strength and damage resistance than simple grille block designs. Proprietary ergonomically correct handles and angled input panels make the TX2181 easy to transport and employ in a variety of applications.

Tour X

Electro-Voice engineering ensures the World's biggest tours and events sound their best. The experience they've gained from 80 years spent shaping and influencing the professional sound reinforcement business makes its way into every loudspeaker they manufacture, including the Tour X.

Tour X embodies the same Electro-Voice engineering excellence and aesthetic design found in its world class tour systems. Its form is seamlessly integrated into practical, functional elements that make a bold statement about its multi-application purpose and breakthrough performance.

A host of innovative features and patent pending designs make Tour X the most exciting loudspeaker series available today:
- Breakthrough SMX woofers achieve incredibly low levels of woofer distortion without sacrificing sensitivity
- Aesthetically unique, patent pending Backbone grille design for superior strength and damage resistance
- Steep slope analog crossovers with elliptical filters that provide up to 36dB per octave slopes
- Ergonomic handles and angled input panels

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- Frequency Response (-3dB): 50 - 160 Hz
- Frequency Response (-10dB): 40 - 1500 Hz
- Recommended Low-Pass Frequency: 80 - 120 Hz
- Sensitivity 1W/1m: 103 dB
- Max. SPL / 1m (calc): 138 dB
- System Power Handling (continuous/program/peak): 1000/2000/4000 Watts
- LF Transducer: (2) EVS18S
- Nominal Impedance (Passive): 4 Ohms
- Minimum Impedance: 2.9 Ohms
- Enclosure Material: Plywood and MDF with EVCOAT
- Color: Black
- Flying: No
- Input Connections: Parallel Neutrik(R) NL4
- Internal Crossover: No
- Speaker Type: Subs
- Weight Net: 56.1 kg ( 123.68 lbs )
- Dimensions (HxWxD): 1154 x 508 x 691 mm, (45.43 x 20 x 27.2 in.)
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 136 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 47 x 29 x 22 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): PRD000143001
Electro Voice Warranty ´╗┐Electro-Voice offers the following warranties: 5 years on speakers; 3 years on electronics; and 2 years on microphones.
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-392-3497
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Overall: I purchased a single box for an install in a bar. As a sound guy people put a lot of faith in me to get it right the first time, and this box delivered. The bad reviews are likely from users that are under powering the subs or not using the proper processing settings. Power this with an amp that can deliver 3000+ watts, and use BOTH a high pass and low pass crossover and you'll be more than happy with the results! Plenty of low end grunt and plenty of snap when you need it. Don't power these with 1000 watts and expect it to perform.
Style of Music: Hip Hop, EDM
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "What a punch!!"
Overall: I was very spectacle about getting this particular speaker due to the fact that I could not obtain any reviews or videos through YouTube (which is my go-to before I make any major purchase of equipment) I really liked the design, but I wanted to hear/feel these subs. Most of the music stores here in Houston do not carry this particular sub. I took a risk and ordered a cabinet. Used it that same weekend and was impressed by the punch!! I've been a mobile dj for 12+yrs and I have tried every sub make/models out there. I own a pair of JBL Prx series and let me tell you NO comparison. I mean JBL is a great product that's why I own them but this Ev blew my mind with its astonishing sound!! I took and tested these two speakers side by side and could tell and feel the difference. I will def order a second cabinet for my larger events. I do recommend investing in speaker covers because the finish scratches up very easily.
Style of Music: All genres English/Spanish
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