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The Sound Town CARME Series CARME-18SPW1.1 packs concert-quality sound into a compact size and easy-to-use active PA subwoofer. Its powerful and efficient class-D amplifier pumps up to 2400 watts through a high-quality transducer, providing punchy bass and earthshaking output. The subwoofer handles 600W continuous and 1200W peak output and reproduces low frequencies all the way down to 32Hz. 

The advanced onboard digital signal processing (DSP) offers four selectable modes, and manual settings are available for the 3-band EQ, and delay. This allows you to customize your audio experience perfectly, adapting to different environments effortlessly. Featuring dual 1/4-inch & XLR combo inputs, a 1/8-inch AUX input, Bluetooth capability for True Wireless Stereo (TWS), and an XLR output, making it compatible with a wide range of sound and speaker systems.

With a Speakon output, it can power a satellite PA speaker and deliver an additional 600W continuous, 1200W peak power output. With top-quality components built-in and innovative technology engineered, the Sound Town CARME-18SPW1.1 sub is second to none if you want to maximize your performance with top-notch sound quality and best-in-class features. 

With top-quality components, efficient class-D amplifier, and built-in DSP, the CARME-18SPW1.1 subwoofer delivers first-class bass and precise coverage. It is ideal for lounges, clubs, bars, theaters, restaurants and churches.

  • MASSIVE POWER: Powered by a built-in 2-channel class-D amplifier, the subwoofer handles 1200 watts continuous, 2400 watts peak power and generates punchy and tight bass.
  • VERSATILE INPUT OUTPUT CONNECTIONS: Easy to integrate this stage subwoofer with your PA rig. It has 2 XLR-1/4” combo inputs, 1 XLR output, 1 Speakon output and provides great connection and flexibility. Additionally, TWS Bluetooth allows seamless connections with wireless devices for added convenience. The M20 pole mount socket accommodates a satellite speaker for optimal full-range PA performance.
  • ONBOARD DSP: Take complete control of your sound and music with the onboard digital signal processing (DSP), featuring 4 selectable modes, and manual settings are available for the 3-band EQ, and delay, allowing you to fine-tune and optimize your audio.
  • TOP-QUALITY COMPONENTS: The PA subwoofer comes with a top-quality 18” subwoofer with a 4” voice coil and 145 oz magnet, which handles massive power and generates earth-shaking bass. The high-quality 5/8” birch plywood front and rear panels are designed to resist distortion at high output levels and provide punchy and focused bass.
  • STURDY CONSTRUCTION: With a heavy-duty metal grille and sturdy construction, it holds up to touring applications. Its compact size form factor and two recessing ergonomic handles make it easy to transport.


Model CARME-18SPW1.1
Active / Passive Active
Frequency Range 32 Hz - 180 Hz
Frequency Response 38 Hz - 180 Hz
Sensitivity 100 dB
SPL Max 127 dB
Dispersion --
Configuration 18" active high power 2 channel class-D subwoofer with DSP
Transducer LF: 1 x 18", HF: --
Voice Coil 4"
Magnet 100 oz
Power Handling 600W+600W Continuous, 1200W+1200W PEAK
Enclosure Material High-grade 100% birch plywood
Mounting M20 mounting socket on the top
Finish Texture coating
Grill & Rigging Component Steel with anti-corrosion coat
Amplifier Class-D, 2 channel
Input 2 x 1/4"-XLR combo
Output 1 x XLR (mixed signal out); 1 x speakon (power out)
Signal Processing DSP: presetting, EQ, crossover, limit, etc.
Control Volume, DSP
Indicator Clip 1, Clip 2
Voltage 100V-240V (50-60 Hz)
Plate Amps Parts# STPA11-G900
Low Frequency Woofer Parts# STLF-18AS

Dimension & Weight

Product Width (in.) 21.7" Package Width (in.) 25.5"
Product Height (in.) 20.9" Package Height (in.) 28.0"
Product Depth (in.) 23.6" Package Depth (in.) 24.2"
Product Weight (lb.) 86.0 lbs Package Weight (lb.) 88.4 lbs


Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year