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The V1500 nor VTF-15 will quite match the output of a PB13U. The V1800 will beat it above 30hz but the PB13 will still have more 15-30hz output. I would be willing to bet the V1800 sounds more powerful overall.
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The V1500 nor VTF-15 will quite match the output of a PB13U. The V1800 will beat it above 30hz but the PB13 will still have more 15-30hz output. I would be willing to bet the V1800 sounds more powerful overall.
Thanks Basshead.


Do you think the V1500 would be an improvement over the old SVS PB2 I have. It's about the same size, but dual 12" drivers with a 900 watt amp. However, the V1500 would be a new subwoofer with new drivers and new amp so I'm assuming that new tech would offer something.


I understand that I'd be giving up some to the 13 Ultra, but the Ultra is almost double the price. I wonder how much the difference would really be.


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The V1500 nor VTF-15 will quite match the output of a PB13U. The V1800 will beat it above 30hz but the PB13 will still have more 15-30hz output. I would be willing to bet the V1800 sounds more powerful overall.
Going by the CEA 2010 chart, 16-25Hz

V1500 116.7
PB13-U 117.8
V1800 116.6

Not sure if that's even audible since these are max burst numbers. I do find it odd that V1800 has the same numbers as V1500, but it pulls ahead in the next range.
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Going by the CEA 2010 chart, 16-25Hz

V1500 116.7
PB13-U 117.8
V1800 116.6

Not sure if that's even audible since these are max burst numbers. I do find it odd that V1800 has the same numbers as V1500, but it pulls ahead in the next range.
When all else being equal, and the amp fully optimized for the driver, more cone area should mean higher output. V1800's output in 16 ~ 25 Hz is sacrificed for a smaller enclosure. It was a design choice.

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Hello all,


I'm not having much luck with responses on the main forum to a query I have and was hoping someone here would be able to help me, given that my query is partially regarding a PSA sub and I'm sure this type of comparison has been looked at by others here who own PSA subs. The PSA V1500 is very intriguing as is the V1800 as its not much more and still has a smaller volume than my existing sub.


Any help/comments would be GREATLY appreciated!


Thanks!

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Going by the CEA 2010 chart, 16-25Hz

V1500 116.7
PB13-U 117.8
V1800 116.6

Not sure if that's even audible since these are max burst numbers. I do find it odd that V1800 has the same numbers as V1500, but it pulls ahead in the next range.
There's a lot more going on than meets the eye in these scenarios. There are a few folks(not you def.. who believe using a free simulator and making all sorts of (largely) misguided assumptions about acoustical theory allows them precise vision into every nuance of the system design. Or, I have guys coming into chat after building their first DIY sub explaining all the changes we need to make to our products. This often centers around *important* variables like driver weight(sigh). Gee, I wonder were they get these ideas?

CEA-2010 is valuable of course but the smaller you reduce the sample size the less accurate it becomes as a predictor of system performance. A single frequency? Completely worthless. An average of 3? Better, but still limited.

I just posted this example in a different forum---

>>>Second, another issue with looking at one specific frequency is that music and movies will never present a signal like this to the subwoofer. There will always be a complex waveform involved. Here is an example---- subwoofer A can manage 100dB cea-2010 at 20hz and 105dB cea-2010 from 50-100hz. Subwoofer B can manage 97dB at 20hz and 115dB from 50-100hz. Everyone is going to look at that and assume subwoofer A is stronger at 20hz. I can guarantee you, in REAL WORLD usage subwoofer B will almost always provide louder, cleaner bass at 20hz.<<<

Assuming you have similar design goals involved in the above products subwoofer B will be preferred 99% of the time in a proper listening session too. Of course, if all we do is loop the first 10 seconds of Oblivion who knows...

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Sorry Tom didn't really mean to stir up this issue, I merely wanted to point out that in my understanding a 1dB difference in max burst may not really be audible. For better or worse most people in this forum tend to obsess over numbers, I suppose because we can and there's very little else to compare objectively.

But it doesn't always translate to results - e.g. I remember reading about DBT's where the speaker/sub with a 'hump' in the FR actually wins, you'd think that was undesirable according to what people say.

I haven't seen 'he who shall not be named' post here in a while so perhaps things have been resolved
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There's a lot more going on than meets the eye in these scenarios. There are a few folks(not you def.. who believe using a free simulator and making all sorts of (largely) misguided assumptions about acoustical theory allows them precise vision into every nuance of the system design. Or, I have guys coming into chat after building their first DIY sub explaining all the changes we need to make to our products. This often centers around *important* variables like driver weight(sigh). Gee, I wonder were they get these ideas?

CEA-2010 is valuable of course but the smaller you reduce the sample size the less accurate it becomes as a predictor of system performance. A single frequency? Completely worthless. An average of 3? Better, but still limited.

I just posted this example in a different forum---

>>>Second, another issue with looking at one specific frequency is that music and movies will never present a signal like this to the subwoofer. There will always be a complex waveform involved. Here is an example---- subwoofer A can manage 100dB cea-2010 at 20hz and 105dB cea-2010 from 50-100hz. Subwoofer B can manage 97dB at 20hz and 115dB from 50-100hz. Everyone is going to look at that and assume subwoofer A is stronger at 20hz. I can guarantee you, in REAL WORLD usage subwoofer B will almost always provide louder, cleaner bass at 20hz.<<<

Assuming you have similar design goals involved in the above products subwoofer B will be preferred 99% of the time in a proper listening session too. Of course, if all we do is loop the first 10 seconds of Oblivion who knows...

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Tom, could I request your $.02 on my comparison/request? I'm wondering if the V1500 would be an upgrade to my 10 year old PB2+ and if it would be enough for my size room. Yes, I know 'enough' is a VERY subjective word, especially to the audience in these forums, but I'm just looking to step up in performance without breaking the bank. I'm sure the V1800 would be better, but if I can get by with a slightly smaller enclosure while still getting room shaking quality bass with the V1500, that sounds great. I've heard countless fantastic reviews on the PB13 ultra, but it's double the price of the V1500, yet the specs of the V1500 seem similar to that of the PB13 ultra. I understand I'd be giving up some bottom end and some output to the PB13, but if its more about numbers at that point and not really usable output, I'm wondering if its really justified.


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Thanks Basshead.


Do you think the V1500 would be an improvement over the old SVS PB2 I have. It's about the same size, but dual 12" drivers with a 900 watt amp. However, the V1500 would be a new subwoofer with new drivers and new amp so I'm assuming that new tech would offer something.


I understand that I'd be giving up some to the 13 Ultra, but the Ultra is almost double the price. I wonder how much the difference would really be.


Thanks!
I'll have to look up the 12/2+ over the weekend but the V1500 and the PB13U will sound similar overall.

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I'll have to look up the 12/2+ over the weekend but the V1500 and the PB13U will sound similar overall.

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Thanks Tom!


Any other insight you're able to provide would be greatly appreciated!


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Sorry Tom didn't really mean to stir up this issue, I merely wanted to point out that in my understanding a 1dB difference in max burst may not really be audible. For better or worse most people in this forum tend to obsess over numbers, I suppose because we can and there's very little else to compare objectively.

But it doesn't always translate to results - e.g. I remember reading about DBT's where the speaker/sub with a 'hump' in the FR actually wins, you'd think that was undesirable according to what people say.

I haven't seen 'he who shall not be named' post here in a while so perhaps things have been resolved
Oh no worries. Just one of those "triggers" for me I guess. Sorry if it came off directed at you in any way.

You are actually looking at this correctly, no one should base a purchase decision on a single frequency or even an average of three.

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Oh no worries. Just one of those "triggers" for me I guess. Sorry if it came off directed at you in any way.

You are actually looking at this correctly, no one should base a purchase decision on a single frequency or even an average of three.

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I agree...that is why I said overall the V1800 would sound more powerful.
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Tom, just wanted to say that I finally got my two new V1800s hooked up last night and watched a few scenes from Fury. In a word - awesome. Spectacular. Stunning. Dammit, that was three words.

Anyway, the bass is definitely cleaner, tighter, and has more punch than it ever did with my two PC12-NSDs. And I know the V1800s aren't even breaking a sweat.

Thanks for your help and patience with the FedEx shipping foibles!
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Tom, just wanted to say that I finally got my two new V1800s hooked up last night and watched a few scenes from Fury. In a word - awesome. Spectacular. Stunning. Dammit, that was three words.

Anyway, the bass is definitely cleaner, tighter, and has more punch than it ever did with my two PC12-NSDs. And I know the V1800s aren't even breaking a sweat.

Thanks for your help and patience with the FedEx shipping foibles!

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Thanks Tom!


Any other insight you're able to provide would be greatly appreciated!


Thanks!
This is a tough one.

I have a lot of data on the 12/2+ but can't find my output vs distortion and the website I was going to use as a plan B is currently offline(shack).

First, the easy part. I believe you'd find the V1500 and the pb13ultra(in 15hz mode) to sound similar <50hz or so. The last three FRs I've seen for the pb/pc13 ultra didn't look so hot with the upper bass being attenuated 3-6dB from 60hz to say 100hz. Based on this I'd expect the V1500 to offer a bit more mid/upper bass "slam" factor.

Now, comparing either of these to the old PB12/2+ is a little more difficult as the data-sets used back in the PB12/2+ days aren't the same as the measurements used for subwoofers today. Well, some are, some are similar, and some need to be carefully extrapolated.

Long story short(with the pb12/2+ in 20hz mode) I'd guess you'd find either option(13u or v1500) to extend a bit deeper and offer some advantages in terms of output across most of the operating bandwidth as well. I'm biased of course but I'd also expect the V1500 to offer audibly better sound quality. This would be most apparent with music and concert discs.

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Tom is right.

Most ~$1000 newer ID subs would match or even exceed PB-13 Ultra's output < 50 Hz.

Sure from 16 ~ 40 Hz, PB-13 Ultra would have 2~3 dB advantage, but it should, for double the price.

Now, if you find a V1500 not enough, just get another V1500 and the combined output from 16 ~ 80 Hz would blow PB-13 Ultra out of the water.

So take advantage of the perks of PSA and see if V1500 is enough for you.

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well...I've had the s3600i sub in my system now for just shy of two weeks...


I wanted to live with it for awhile, experiment with placement and settings before posting any impressions.


like I have stated before, the size of the s3600i is substantial, but in my dark room, placed directly behind my left front speaker, the black finish helps it blend in nicely...well, as nicely as one can expect.


currently I have the subs settings as follows...


gain...9 o'clock
delay...0
crossover...150/max
room size...1 o'clock (for now)


when I ran xt32 I set the sub levels at 80db on the s3600i and the pair of Trinity subs. audyssey set the PSA at -8.5 and the Trinity's at -7.5...I bumped both settings 6db.


whenever I make a system change, the first thing I do is play music. a lot of music. four days worth in this instance. tracks that I have used for years to judge bass and kickdrum...well, all drums really, and the ability of a sub or subs to blend seamlessly with the rest of the system.


before I continue, I wanna take just a minute to describe the Trinity subs. each one has two 14" active drivers and four 14" passive radiators, driven by a 1500w class D amp. they measure 18x18x32 and weigh 185lbs ea...def tech gets no forum love (their ad copy is copious at best) but the Trinity is (was, now discontinued) a solid BM entry.


that said, adding the PSA s3600i to my setup was an absolute eye (ear?) opener!


each track that I played just put a goofy looking grin on my face (according to my wife, anyway)...
I ran the gamut...steely dan, lyle Lovett, green day, daft punk, of montreal, Bruno mars, ricky lee jones, metallica, fourplay, g.love, patricia barber, ratatat, Gordon goodwins phat band...et.al
I can't emphasize how familiar I am with these recordings...but with the PSA's iron-fisted grip taking control it was like hearing these songs fresh and anew...I know, that sounds like a tired cliché, but the way that the kickdrum just POUNDS with absolute force, then just stops on a dime, with NO bloat or overhang whatsoever, is at once both impressive and, at -8, intimidating as hell...!!
I remember going to a Tom Petty concert at Riverbend in Cincinnati. it's an outdoor venue...and I can't forget during the soundcheck, the drum tech hit the kickdrum and it was so tight, so clean, so POWERFUL that I was amazed. I always wondered why I cannot duplicate that experience in my little (24x14x8) room at home...


well, ladies and gents...


I CAN NOW...!


yet given all that brute force, subtle textures are not lost...
the woody reverb in the upright bass on roy orbison's "black and white night" bluray seem more visceral than ever...as does the growl on david piltch's renderings on holly cole's "temptation" cd...just outstanding integration.


suffice to say PSA gets an A+ with the s3600i's musical ability...


after four days of music, I finally got around to some movie demo's...


can I just cut to the point......A+++


oblivion...wwz...dark knight rises...wotw...


power and finesse=my jaw on floor!!
the s3600i just grabs my house by the lapels and shakes the hell out of it...and sends me into some euphoric state...


yep...that goofy grin again


the s3600i is the 13th sub I have owned. it is the best sub I have owned. it is my first PSA sub. it will not be my last PSA sub.


all of this listening has included the Trinity subs...I cant help but imagine removing at least one of them (I gotta believe they are holding the PSA back in some way) and adding another s3600i...!!


I think I might pop over to the PSA site...
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Thanks for taking the time for the review lefthand. Do you mind if I share this on our FB page and in our user review page on the website?

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Well it's a official, I just ordered my V1500 to replace my VTF3 MK4. Tom's customer service so far is truly second to none. I'm so impressed with this company so far, that I really can't wait to hear this sub! This is going to be the longest few days ever Thanks Tom and PSA!
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well...I've had the s3600i sub in my system now for just shy of two weeks...


I wanted to live with it for awhile, experiment with placement and settings before posting any impressions.


like I have stated before, the size of the s3600i is substantial, but in my dark room, placed directly behind my left front speaker, the black finish helps it blend in nicely...well, as nicely as one can expect.


currently I have the subs settings as follows...


gain...9 o'clock
delay...0
crossover...150/max
room size...1 o'clock (for now)


when I ran xt32 I set the sub levels at 80db on the s3600i and the pair of Trinity subs. audyssey set the PSA at -8.5 and the Trinity's at -7.5...I bumped both settings 6db.


whenever I make a system change, the first thing I do is play music. a lot of music. four days worth in this instance. tracks that I have used for years to judge bass and kickdrum...well, all drums really, and the ability of a sub or subs to blend seamlessly with the rest of the system.


before I continue, I wanna take just a minute to describe the Trinity subs. each one has two 14" active drivers and four 14" passive radiators, driven by a 1500w class D amp. they measure 18x18x32 and weigh 185lbs ea...def tech gets no forum love (their ad copy is copious at best) but the Trinity is (was, now discontinued) a solid BM entry.


that said, adding the PSA s3600i to my setup was an absolute eye (ear?) opener!


each track that I played just put a goofy looking grin on my face (according to my wife, anyway)...
I ran the gamut...steely dan, lyle Lovett, green day, daft punk, of montreal, Bruno mars, ricky lee jones, metallica, fourplay, g.love, patricia barber, ratatat, Gordon goodwins phat band...et.al
I can't emphasize how familiar I am with these recordings...but with the PSA's iron-fisted grip taking control it was like hearing these songs fresh and anew...I know, that sounds like a tired cliché, but the way that the kickdrum just POUNDS with absolute force, then just stops on a dime, with NO bloat or overhang whatsoever, is at once both impressive and, at -8, intimidating as hell...!!
I remember going to a Tom Petty concert at Riverbend in Cincinnati. it's an outdoor venue...and I can't forget during the soundcheck, the drum tech hit the kickdrum and it was so tight, so clean, so POWERFUL that I was amazed. I always wondered why I cannot duplicate that experience in my little (24x14x8) room at home...


well, ladies and gents...


I CAN NOW...!


yet given all that brute force, subtle textures are not lost...
the woody reverb in the upright bass on roy orbison's "black and white night" bluray seem more visceral than ever...as does the growl on david piltch's renderings on holly cole's "temptation" cd...just outstanding integration.


suffice to say PSA gets an A+ with the s3600i's musical ability...


after four days of music, I finally got around to some movie demo's...


can I just cut to the point......A+++


oblivion...wwz...dark knight rises...wotw...


power and finesse=my jaw on floor!!
the s3600i just grabs my house by the lapels and shakes the hell out of it...and sends me into some euphoric state...


yep...that goofy grin again


the s3600i is the 13th sub I have owned. it is the best sub I have owned. it is my first PSA sub. it will not be my last PSA sub.


all of this listening has included the Trinity subs...I cant help but imagine removing at least one of them (I gotta believe they are holding the PSA back in some way) and adding another s3600i...!!


I think I might pop over to the PSA site...

Great review lefthandluke.

Nice to hear from a fellow s3600i owner, I've had mine 4months even now it never ceases to amaze me...
Enjoy.

Phil


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Well it's a official, I just ordered my V1500 to replace my VTF3 MK4. Tom's customer service so far is truly second to none. I'm so impressed with this company so far, that I really can't wait to hear this sub! This is going to be the longest few days ever Thanks Tom and PSA!
Good choice! I had a V1500 for a month for a trial and loved it but I needed more so I went DIY. I now have one 18" and four 12's.

Also I saw you posting in the Reaction thread about the Echo 15, good choice on not going with it! I'm frustrated with RA for multiple reasons...I ordered an Echo 15 in early December, cancelled it in early January because I got no updates, and still have yet to get my $1000 back....

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Good choice! I had a V1500 for a month for a trial and loved it but I needed more so I went DIY. I now have one 18" and four 12's.



Also I saw you posting in the Reaction thread about the Echo 15, good choice on not going with it! I'm frustrated with RA for multiple reasons...I ordered an Echo 15 in early December, cancelled it in early January because I got no updates, and still have yet to get my $1000 back....



In about half that timespan, PSA was able to ship me a V1500, I tested it for 30 days, I sent it back, and got my full refund back. PSA all the way!

Yeah Tom's customer service really won me over. I don't have a dedicated room as of yet so the V1500 will be plenty for me. I can't wait to hear it, and I will post my thoughts after listening to it for a while. And on a side note, I just ordered it last night and just received shipping confirmation. Awesome!!!
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Good choice! I had a V1500 for a month for a trial and loved it but I needed more so I went DIY. I now have one 18" and four 12's.

Also I saw you posting in the Reaction thread about the Echo 15, good choice on not going with it! I'm frustrated with RA for multiple reasons...I ordered an Echo 15 in early December, cancelled it in early January because I got no updates, and still have yet to get my $1000 back....

In about half that timespan, PSA was able to ship me a V1500, I tested it for 30 days, I sent it back, and got my full refund back. PSA all the way!
Have you contacted RA about this? There may just be an over-site due to lack of communication. I've missed refunds in the past for a couple/few days and had the customer contact me about it. I would issue it immediately at that point of course but just me missing it in the first place...ouch. Not what I expect from myself.

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Have you contacted RA about this? There may just be an over-site due to lack of communication. I've missed refunds in the past for a couple/few days and had the customer contact me about it. I would issue it immediately at that point of course but just me missing it in the first place...ouch. Not what I expect from myself.

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I have an email chain of 13 emails back and forth. Seems like they can't figure out exactly how to give me a refund because I purchased through Paypal? It's interesting. I was hoping it would be resolved long ago.
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I have an email chain of 13 emails back and forth. Seems like they can't figure out exactly how to give me a refund because I purchased through Paypal? It's interesting. I was hoping it would be resolved long ago.
There must be some unusual glitch then. Both companies are using shopify so the process involved will be identical. I can refund anything used for a purchase including paypal in about 15 seconds. It is literally 2 mouse clicks(click on order #, click on refund tab) Have you contacted paypal to request a charge back? You might be the one who needs to initiate the process if their shopify system has been glitched out for a month(?) straight now?

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There must be some unusual glitch then. Both companies are using shopify so the process involved will be identical. I can refund anything used for a purchase including paypal in about 15 seconds. It is literally 2 mouse clicks(click on order #, click on refund tab) Have you contacted paypal to request a charge back? You might be the one who needs to initiate the process if their shopify system has been glitched out for a month(?) straight now?

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I considered it but I wasn't sure if a chargeback was a negative mark on Jeremy. I talked to Discover which was the card I used but I haven't talked to Paypal yet. I will chat with them tonight to see if I can initiate it.

This is unreal you aren't even involved and the owner of a totally different company and I'm getting equal level of help from you

Like I said earlier, PSA all the way!
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I considered it but I wasn't sure if a chargeback was a negative mark on Jeremy. I talked to Discover which was the card I used but I haven't talked to Paypal yet. I will chat with them tonight to see if I can initiate it.

This is unreal you aren't even involved and the owner of a totally different company and I'm getting equal level of help from you

Like I said earlier, PSA all the way!
We use a different gateway for clearing house but use shopify for e store. The problem was interfacing back through PayPal express checkout.

I sent you an email, we have a way to do it directly through PayPal and bypass.

In the future, best to deal directly as another manufacturer will not be as helpful on issues they are not privy too.

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Well it's a official, I just ordered my V1500 to replace my VTF3 MK4.
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Good choice! I had a V1500 for a month for a trial and loved it but I needed more so I went DIY. I now have one 18" and four 12's.

I am curious to know what both your thoughts are on the v1500 since I cant decide between the v1500, Rythmik FV15HP, HSU and diy Dayton UM-18 ported Martycube. I was planning to go today with my brother and get some MDF but this post caught my eye since I can't find many reviews of the v1500. There are tons on the 3600, though. The v1800 also seems strange that it does not match the in room extension low of the v1500. Tuning port design??

Rogue did your HSU have the 350w amp? Thanks
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I am curious to know what both your thoughts are on the v1500 since I cant decide between the v1500, Rythmik FV15HP, HSU and diy Dayton UM-18 ported Martycube. I was planning to go today with my brother and get some MDF but this post caught my eye since I can't find many reviews of the v1500. There are tons on the 3600, though. The v1800 also seems strange that it does not match the in room extension low of the v1500. Tuning port design??



Rogue did your HSU have the 350w amp? Thanks

Hey Carrick, I should have my V1500 by the end of the week so I should be able to give my impressions this weekend. PSA and Tom have some of the best customer service of any company I've ever dealt with so that was a big deal for me in making my decision. As far as my HSU it does have the 350 watt bash amp.

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