NEW ARRIVALS

The Perfect Subwoofer Enclosure for Polaris RZR’s – RZR-GBSUB10LD

The Perfect Subwoofer Enclosure for Polaris RZR’s – RZR-GBSUB10LD

Gear up for adrenaline-fueled BOOM with DS18's RZR-GBSUB10LD – a game-changing 10" loaded subwoofer enclosure engineered to deliver earth-shattering bass directly into your Polaris RZR. A Perfect ...
The NEW DS18 Jeep Soundbars: Features & Benefits

The NEW DS18 Jeep Soundbars: Features & Benefits

DS18’s high-quality Jeep Soundbars deliver unmatched audio, especially in Wranglers! With innovative features, superior sound quality, and weather-resistant durability, these custom sound solutions...
Exploring DS18's Revolutionary FX Series Amplifiers

Exploring DS18's Revolutionary FX Series Amplifiers

Since the founding of DS18 in 2013, we've been at the forefront of delivering exceptional audio experiences to all vehicle enthusiasts. The introduction of our FX Series Amplifiers, underscores our...
The Power of DS18's SDX Series

The Power of DS18's SDX Series

The Power of DS18's SDX Series: Elevating the Single-Din Receiver Experience! DS18’s SDX Series is packed with features that can enhance any car audio build: any of the SDX’s are the best decision ...
DS18’s H-KO Amplifiers Return to Rock Your World!

DS18’s H-KO Amplifiers Return to Rock Your World!

One of the key components of a high-performance car audio system is the amplifier, and DS18’s H-KO’s are a driving force in the car audio industry. These Korean Amps are known for being top-tier. E...
Discover DS18's Cutting-Edge DBP Lineup

Discover DS18's Cutting-Edge DBP Lineup

Unleash the Full Potential of Your Sound System with DS18's Digital Bass Processors When it comes to car audio, nothing enhances the experience quite like powerful, immersive bass. With DS18's exte...
Discover DS18's Revolutionary FRP Series Amplifiers

Discover DS18's Revolutionary FRP Series Amplifiers

Upgrade Your Sound Today! Shop DS18's FRP Series Amplifiers Now! DS18's FRP Series amplifiers redefine the industry standards with raw power and endless application. Take a look at the video below ...

Tech Tips and Tricks

A Comprehensive Guide to Reconing Midranges and Subwoofers

A Comprehensive Guide to Reconing Midranges and Subwoofers

Speakers are the building blocks for any audio system that delivers high-quality sound. Over time, speakers can become damaged or worn out, affecting their performance. From there you can either di...
Audio Processors: Which One Is Right For You?

Audio Processors: Which One Is Right For You?

Audio processors play a crucial role in the creation of high-quality sound. Whether you're blasting tunes on stage, tweaking knobs in the studio, or just living for LOUD like us at DS18, understand...
Compression Drivers vs. Super Tweeters

Compression Drivers vs. Super Tweeters

The Ultimate Sonic Showdown - Compression Drivers vs. Super Tweeters Two pitch perfect components can make a significant difference in your audio equipment and sound quality: both compression drive...
Tweeter Diaphragms: Titanium, Phenolic, and Polyimide

Tweeter Diaphragms: Titanium, Phenolic, and Polyimide

Unveiling the Science Behind Tweeter Diaphragms: Titanium, Phenolic, and Polyimide High quality sound systems NEED a powerful tweeter to help fill out the frequencies available to them. These small...
Sound Showdown: Neodymium vs. Ferrite Magnets

Sound Showdown: Neodymium vs. Ferrite Magnets

When you’re chasing the LOUDEST audio possible, the magnets in your speakers and subwoofers take center stage. Two heavy-hitting magnet materials in pro audio are neodymium magnets and ferrite magn...
Bluetooth Audio vs. Wired Audio: The Battle For Clarity

Bluetooth Audio vs. Wired Audio: The Battle For Clarity

Wireless connectivity is becoming the norm, and Bluetooth audio technology has emerged as the best choice for enthusiasts seeking a seamless auditory experience. The widespread adoption of wireless...
High Excursion Subwoofers vs. SPL Subwoofers

High Excursion Subwoofers vs. SPL Subwoofers

Subwoofer Showdown: High Excursion Subwoofers vs. SPL (Sound Pressure Level) Subwoofers If you like it LOUD, you know that no system is complete without a good subwoofer. A good subwoofer can make ...
Selecting the Right Alternator and Battery for Your Electrical System

Selecting the Right Alternator and Battery for Your Electrical System

Selecting the Right Alternator and Battery for Your Electrical System As any experienced car enthusiast knows, the electrical system of a vehicle is the heart that powers all its components. From t...
CAN-AM Domination At DS18

CAN-AM Domination At DS18

One brand is taking the off-roading industry by storm - CAN-AM. CAN-AM is revolutionizing the way we enjoy all terrains, so we’re revolutionizing the way their vehicles get LOUD! Let’s delve into t...
Importance of Maintaining Marine Audio Systems

Importance of Maintaining Marine Audio Systems

There’s nothing more relaxing than cruising on the open waters, surrounded by the soothing sound of waves. And what better way to enhance this experience than by having a cutting-edge marine audio ...
Speaker Showdown - Bullet Speakers vs. Dust Caps

Speaker Showdown - Bullet Speakers vs. Dust Caps

Optimizing your audio experience is dependent on the selection of speakers in your system, and mid-range bullet loudspeakers and mid-range loudspeakers with a dust cap are among a few of the stando...
Troubleshooting your DS18 Amplifier when it enters Protection Mode

Troubleshooting your DS18 Amplifier when it enters Protection Mode

To minimize electrical damage to your amplifier and the components it’s powering, DS18’s amplifiers utilize a shutdown state known as Protection Mode. This can be caused by: improper installation ...
Getting Rid of Radio Noise and Ground Loop Feedback

Getting Rid of Radio Noise and Ground Loop Feedback

Radio Noise and Ground Loop Feedback can be a common problem in all vehicle sound systems, resulting in a buzzing or humming sound that interferes with your music and other audio. There are a few t...
Setting Gains With Ohm Law

Setting Gains With Ohm Law

Setting gains correctly is a key factor in getting the most out of any car audio system. Proper gain setting ensures that the amplifier can deliver the maximum amount of power without distorting or...
RYDERBT - Upgrade If You Were Born To Ride!

RYDERBT - Upgrade If You Were Born To Ride!

True riders know how hard it is to get LOUD on powersports vehicle. Installation of a high quality audio system is nearly impossible, and the elements never make maintenance of those setups very ea...

Team Member Spotlight

DS18's New Minion Jeep Takes the Adventure to the Next Level!

DS18's New Minion Jeep Takes the Adventure to the Next Level!

DS18's newest Wrangler is GETTING LOUD at every show across the East Coast: The Minion Jeep, painted in striking High Velocity Yellow, is a mobile powerhouse of cutting-edge audio technology design...
DS18 Mexico's Pro Audio Showcase on Wheels: "La Chulada"

DS18 Mexico's Pro Audio Showcase on Wheels: "La Chulada"

Nobody loves their distributors more than #TEAMDS18! That’s why we gifted DS18 Mexico "La Chulada": a Ram ProMaster designed as the ultimate showcase for the dynamic Powersports and Pro Audio catal...
DS18 Supercharges Big5’s Jeep Audio System

DS18 Supercharges Big5’s Jeep Audio System

At DS18, we’re all Jeep enthusiasts: and as one of the leading manufacturers of Jeep Audio Products in the world, we have to be. We manufacture products that accommodate every make, model, and buil...
Nico4x4 Proves The Sky Is The Limit With His XTREME CAN-AM Maverick X3

Nico4x4 Proves The Sky Is The Limit With His XTREME CAN-AM Maverick X3

Picture this: a beastly gray and green CAN-AM Maverick X3, perched on colossal 56-inch tires, rumbling and growling as it confidently crawls into DS18's parking lot. The ground trembles beneath its...

Events

Behind the Scenes with DS18 at Thunder Beach

Behind the Scenes with DS18 at Thunder Beach

Twice a year, Thunder Beach brings the electric atmosphere of bikers, vendors, and exhibitors from around the country to PCB (Panama City Beach). At DS18, this rally is a thrilling platform to conn...
Experience the Excitement: DS18 at Jeep Beach 2024 in Daytona

Experience the Excitement: DS18 at Jeep Beach 2024 in Daytona

 #TEAMDS18 turned up the volume at Jeep Beach 2024, the much-anticipated weeklong celebration of off-roadings favorite vehicles, set in motorsports favorite city: Daytona Beach. With hundred of tho...
Amplifying the Sling Experience

Amplifying the Sling Experience

Sling Experience has evolved into THE cornerstone event for Polaris Slingshot owners worldwide, uniting owners and enthusiasts across the United States. The Slingshot's unparalleled style and relen...
DS18 Amplifies FTM into the East Coast's LOUDEST Truck Show!

DS18 Amplifies FTM into the East Coast's LOUDEST Truck Show!

EVERY trucker on the East Coast was at this year’s Florida Truck Meet (FTM)! So you know #TEAMDS18 had to show up whipping the LOUDEST trucks Miami had to offer! We just started blazing trails in t...
An Exclusive Look Inside Mr. DS18's Masterclass on Marine and Powersports Audio

An Exclusive Look Inside Mr. DS18's Masterclass on Marine and Powersports Audio

Even the experts need a refresher from time to time, and who better to teach them than Mr. DS18! Mr. DS18 held a Masterclass on Marine and Powersports Audio with Eurotronics, our Mexican Distributo...
Highlights From DS18's Orange Beach Invasion!

Highlights From DS18's Orange Beach Invasion!

#TEAMDS18 took over Orange Beach Invasion, the mecca for those who live and breathe custom rides! Held at The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama, Orange Beach Invasion is a battleground where creativit...
#TEAMDS18 Strikes Gold at Baggers Audio Competition

#TEAMDS18 Strikes Gold at Baggers Audio Competition

When it comes to motorcycle audio, one brand is king – DS18. #TEAMDS18 is a family, bound together by our dedication to pushing the limits of audio excellence. Each member of our team brings a uniq...
DS18's Epic Adventure at Bike Week Daytona!

DS18's Epic Adventure at Bike Week Daytona!

Because of our deep love for motorcycles, adventure, and the open road, #TeamDS18 couldn’t miss Bike Week. Taking place annually in beautiful Daytona Beach, Florida this motorcycle rally is not for...
DS18 Dominates Cabbage Patch

DS18 Dominates Cabbage Patch

DS18 Dominates Sopotnick's Cabbage Patch with Mind-Blowing Bike Audio When it comes to dominating the streets, #TeamDS18 is in a lane of it’s own. Not even two years into the biking scene and DS18 ...
DS18’s Epic Takeover of Audiocar Guadalajara

DS18’s Epic Takeover of Audiocar Guadalajara

In Mexico, there is one name that stands above the rest - Audiocar Guadalajara. For years, they have been the go-to destination for car and audio enthusiasts looking for what’s hot in the industry....
DS18 Goes Jeepin’ With Judd!

DS18 Goes Jeepin’ With Judd!

Having made his mark in the Patrol Division since 1974, Sheriff Judd's meteoric rise through the ranks, from Sergeant to Colonel, underscores his commitment to his community. A distinguished gradua...
2024 Tint World Expo in the Bahamas

2024 Tint World Expo in the Bahamas

Bahama Breeze! Attending the 2024 Tint World Expo in the beautiful Bahamas was an absolute must for #TEAMDS18. And we’ll be the first to tell you, the experience was nothing short of extraordinary....
Home Sweet Home – DS18’s Epic Return to the MCMShow

Home Sweet Home – DS18’s Epic Return to the MCMShow

There’s no better feeling than coming home: but, DS18 Colombia really rolled out the red carpet for your boys. Last year marked a seismic shift at DS18, we unleashed a storm of innovation that thun...
How DS18 Secured The Best Audio Award At This Year’s South Florida Car and Truck Fest

How DS18 Secured The Best Audio Award At This Year’s South Florida Car and Truck Fest

Sound Waves at the South Florida Car And Truck Fest Las Palmas (Rodeo Arena) was filled with revving engines, badass paint jobs, and the hum of anticipation. In the middle of all the tire-scorching...
DS18 Takes SEMA 2023 by Storm

DS18 Takes SEMA 2023 by Storm

SEMA 2023 was a rollercoaster of exciting exhibits and events. Attendees were treated to a wide range of activities, including live demonstrations, educational seminars, and celebrity appearances. ...