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    Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Which would be best in terms of sounding good and getting loud as hell I listen to mostly rap and Decaf I wanna be heard will be running either a twisted sounds 3.5k or a sundown 3k any opinions out there and these subs are in my budget that's why I'm mostly considering them.

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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    The amp will be the limitation here. If you don't go with the good 3k.
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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Icon for sure



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Icon hands down from a nutthugger perspective. No experience with evls but a good amount of builds with them get loud.



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    I'd trust the SSA's in a 3.5K build due to their reputation... but Skar is $200 less for 2 18's.




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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    u know i'm a cheap bast*rd and the scars won't take forever to get in..



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    The EVLs im sure will do fine. I just trust ssa way more, and its a better sub.



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by BOOMINGRANDPA View Post
    u know i'm a cheap bast*rd and the scars won't take forever to get in..
    This is actually a big factor lmao. 4 month wait is fked up



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeffdachef View Post
    This is actually a big factor lmao. 4 month wait is fked up
    Yep... order them Skars and in a week or less...




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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeffdachef View Post
    This is actually a big factor lmao. 4 month wait is fked up
    I just got my icon last week. It took 5 weeks not 4 months



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by My63bug View Post
    I just got my icon last week. It took 5 weeks not 4 months
    100% chance of you getting an already made icon from some guy cancelling his order.

    A lot of people waited 2-4 months for FI's bullsh*t. My buddy barely got his evil 15s woofers after 4 months waiting and he's on team ssa. FI straight up p*ssed off a giant wave of people.

    Defend it all you want but that build house is under major scrutiny for how slow they get the product to the customer's hands right now on major audio groups on FB.



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Wasnt defending or getting defensive. Just stating my experience.. perhaps I did get somebody's cancelled order. Lucky me..



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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    But last question which amp would y'all run on skar evl 18 the ts or the sundown 3k and I'll have them in a 10 cf ported box tuned to 32 hertz and 110 port area

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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by yahhhyahhh View Post
    But last question which amp would y'all run on skar evl 18 the ts or the sundown 3k and I'll have them in a 10 cf ported box tuned to 32 hertz and 110 port area

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    2 18s in 10cubes? To small. That's 15" territory




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    Re: Skar EVL 18 VS. SSA ICON

    Quote Originally Posted by Hertz Mafia View Post
    2 18s in 10cubes? To small. That's 15" territory
    Skars specs are 4.5 per sub or should I do 13cf

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