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The F18 is in stock and ready to ship. Price for black oak and black matte is $1530 shipped and piano black is $1750 shipped. Silver cone upgrade is available for $100. Brian will post specifications in our website as soon as he can.

PS: Josh Ricci is in possession of the F18 and testing should be done first week of October.



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Damn. I bet that 18"er is bad a$$. I didn't know it was an option when I pulled the trigger on my 15"er a few weeks ago, although I am not sure the big daddy would fit where I need it to fit.
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The F18 is in stock and ready to ship. Price for black oak and black matte is $1530 shipped and piano black is $1750 shipped. Silver cone upgrade is available for $100. Brian will post specifications in our website as soon as he can.

PS: Josh Ricci is in possession of the F18 and testing should be done first week of October.
Nice! I am really looking forward to your new models and I hope your homepage will soon be updated, as well [I read you are working on it; it just is a pain finding the required information by scrolling trough this thread...]. Some other questions:

What made you develop a dual opposed drivers enclosure, as well? As far as I know, Brian was/is not a big fan of this.

Would you be able to publish standardized anechoic measurements of your subwoofers, incl. THD+N?

Furthermore, is there any chance to find an AES3_AES/EBU input + pass through on future amplifiers? This would come in handy, e.g., with some digital [multichannel] room correction devices.



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The F18 is in stock and ready to ship. Price for black oak and black matte is $1530 shipped and piano black is $1750 shipped. Silver cone upgrade is available for $100. Brian will post specifications in our website as soon as he can.

PS: Josh Ricci is in possession of the F18 and testing should be done first week of October.
Is there a picture of the F18? It's sealed right? Not bad for less than $200 more than the FV15HP!
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any stats or measurements or reviews of my 25hp? I am totally impressed with it but wonder what others think...or what you and brian think?

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Is there a picture of the F18? It's sealed right? Not bad for less than $200 more than the FV15HP!
But it's over $100 more than the F25. I would think the F25 would have the edge in overall output.

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But it's over $100 more than the F25. I would think the F25 would have the edge in overall output.
The F25 is 1.5dB louder than the F18 but the F18 is more room friendly. Also, a single F25 is $1683 with shipping and lift gate service because it ships via UPS Freight. The F18 is $1530 shipped and it ships via UPS Ground so no lift gate service is necessary. Also the F18 comes in the three finishes while the F25 only in black oak.



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The F25 is 1.5dB louder than the F18 but the F18 is more room friendly. Also, a single F25 is $1683 with shipping and lift gate service because it ships via UPS Freight. The F18 is $1530 shipped and it ships via UPS Ground so no lift gate service is necessary. Also the F18 comes in the three finishes while the F25 only in black oak.
You don't have to have lift gate service which adds $200 to the cost.

As for room friendly the F25 is narrower and in my case would fit better. Alas, shipping to Hawaii seems to be $600 plus. So SVS is my only good choice. Though a pair of F25s would be my first choice if it weren't for the shipping.
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You don't have to have lift gate service which adds $200 to the cost.

As for room friendly the F25 is narrower and in my case would fit better. Alas, shipping to Hawaii seems to be $600 plus. So SVS is my only good choice. Though a pair of F25s would be my first choice if it weren't for the shipping.
Lift gate service is $100 and yes, it's optional but if you don't pay lift gate service to UPS you are responsable for getting the 180 lb subwoofer out of the freight truck. When you don't pay lift gate, UPS assume you have a lift or you have a dock. Another option to save the $100 lift gate service is going to pick the subwoofer up at the UPS Freight Center.



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No lift gate, no worries.
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Well, we're talking serious subs here, F18 and such, no baby 12" and 15" stuff, sooo...
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Well, we're talking serious subs here, F18 and such, no baby 12" and 15" stuff, sooo...
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Rythmik FV28HP. Where do you want it?
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Lift gate service is $100 and yes, it's optional but if you don't pay lift gate service to UPS you are responsable for getting the 180 lb subwoofer out of the freight truck. When you don't pay lift gate, UPS assume you have a lift or you have a dock. Another option to save the $100 lift gate service is going to pick the subwoofer up at the UPS Freight Center.
I must of got lucky or you guys hooked me up with my fv25hp cause they brought that 200+ monster right in my garage. noway I could have moved it.

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oh nice i see them used at audio shows

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Spectacular

Just have to comment that the closing scenes of Wonder Women rocking four F15HPs is pretty spectacular.

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Just have to comment that the closing scenes of Wonder Women rocking four F15HPs is pretty spectacular.


Great experience on my 2 as well!
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