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Old 09-11-2012, 09:40 AM - Thread Starter
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I've had a pair of 6' down firing ported sonosubs for a couple of years now. Each has an eD 19ov.2 and they share a behringer ep2500. Lately I've been considering chopping the tubes in half, buying two more 19ov.2s and another behringer (4000?) and having 4 sealed 3' sonosubs. However it looks like eD is closing and I'm not sure if I want to try to buy two drivers from them or not. So... What other drivers are out right now that will work for this setup? Thanks for any advice!
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I'm looking at a couple Fi Q18's. There are many add-on options for them and I'm not sure if I should pay for the upgrades? For over $300 a driver I wish they'd come loaded and ready to go...
If anyone wants to run the numbers for good enclosure/port size options that's be awesome. I'd prefer to use 24" diameter sonotube but could build boxes if really needed.
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To clarify, I think I want to go ported because of the increase in volume vs. sealed (if that is even true?)
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Try the new Dayton Reference 18HO. They go for $250 each and would work in a cab like you want use.

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Try the new Dayton Reference 18HO. They go for $250 each and would work in a cab like you want use.

Damn! I forgot about those! Sweet driver for very little coin.cool.gif

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Thanks. That driver is now on the short list. Of course I have to ask, any idea when the next (HF) version is coming out? If less than 6 months or possibly 1 year, I can wait.
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No idea, sorry. Sometime "soon" stated by Dayton. Whenever that is. *shrugs*

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No problem. Thanks for your help.
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