Itâ€™s all about tone. And this is the speaker enclosure theyâ€™re talking about when they say â€œSVT cabinet.â€
Why do we use eight 10â€ speakers? Because we learned early on that 10â€ speakers work much more efficiently than fifteens or eighteensâ€”and if you put eight 10â€ speakers together, you can move a much larger column of air. In fact, youâ€™d need five 18â€ or six 15â€ speakers to move as much air as the SVT-810AV! And they simply wouldnâ€™t be able to respond to transient peaks as quickly as our tens.
The SVT-810AV is still manufactured using the same design dating all the way back to 1969. The Infinite Baffle design of these sealed enclosures produces vast amounts of tightly focused bass. Thatâ€™s why youâ€™ll find the SVT-810AV on stage with such artists as Stefan Lessard (Dave Matthews Band), Gail Ann Dorsey (David Bowie, Gwen Stefani Band), Garry Beers (INXS), and far too many others to list here. In the world of high performance bass cabs, the Ampeg SVT-810
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