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SVS 13" Black Ported Cylinder Subwoofer - PC13-ULTRA

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SVS 13" Black Ported Cylinder Subwoofer - PC13-ULTRA

The original SVS subwoofer was a cylinder design, and this unique and elegant form factor has since become an iconic symbol of SVS performance heritage. The PC13-Ultra is the ultimate expression of the powered cylinder, representing the pinnacle of SVS technology and our passion for building the most uncompromising high-performance subwoofers on the planet. The PC13-Ultra will exceed the expectations of the most discriminating audiophile and hard-core home theater enthusiast.


  • Sledge Amplifier STA-1000D: Intelligent and Sophisticated Power
    The Sledge STA-1000D amplifier is a perfect match for the Ultra 13 driver, packing 1,000 watts of power and sophisticated DSP control. Comprehensive and extensive menu options are accessed via an intuitive single-knob interface and easy-to-use, LCD display. This will make your set-up and integration with home theater or stereo system quick and simple
  • SVS 13.5" High Output Driver
    An SVS-exclusive design, our Ultra 13 driver was uncompromisingly crafted using the highest quality components, custom-tooled parts, and innovative technologies. As a result it, delivers an unparalleled combination of extreme output, ultra-low distortion, and exceptional linearity
    • Expensive Finite Element Analysis (FEA)-optimized underhung motor technology for exceptionally low distortion
    • Multi-layer flat-wound voice coil for ultra-high power handling
    • Dual linear-roll spiders and stitched parabolic surround for extreme excursion capability
    • Ultra-light and rigid Rohacell composite cone provides excellent transient response
  • Frequency Response / Acoustic Data
    • 2-meter ground plane away from reflective structures (quasi-anechoic)
    • 18-200 Hz +/- 3 dB (20 Hz mode)
    • 15-200 Hz +/- 3 dB (16 Hz mode)
    • 24-200 Hz +/- 3 dB (sealed mode)



  • High-grade black fabric exterior cover
  • Down-firing 13.5" driver with integral base plate
  • Top-firing triple 3.5" high-flow flared ports
  • Extremely rigid and strong cylinder enclosure
  • Dense foam port blockers (3) included
  • Protective non-resonant steel mesh grille
  • Variable 20 Hz, 16 Hz and Sealed tuning modes


  • SVS 13.5" extreme performance underhung Ultra driver
  • SVS custom-tooled die-cast aluminum basket
  • Flat-wire, 3" diameter, high-power, high-temp, 8-layer, aluminum voice coil
  • Polyimide impregnated fiberglass former/bobbin
  • Dual 9", composite layered, linear roll, extreme excursion spiders
  • Integrated tinsel leads
  • Nickel-plated high-tension spring terminals
  • Proprietary injection molded gasket and parabolic SBR extreme-excursion surround
  • Composite pulp/fiberglass press layered cone with stitched surround
  • Low carbon 1008 steel components, electrophoresis black plating
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)-optimized underhung motor structure for the lowest possible distortion
  • Copper shorting sleeve reduces gap induction and distortion, and enhances thermal conductivity
  • Dual Genox 8H/Y-35 high grade ferrite magnets
  • Oversized pole vent for greater cooling and low noise


  • STA-1000D Sledge with 1000 watts RMS continuous power (3600 watts peak dynamic power)
  • High efficiency cool-running Class D switching topology
  • Detachable power cord with main power switch and ceramic fuse
  • RoHS compliant, lead-free construction and world-wide safety certifications
  • Auto-On / On switch with "green" standby mode
  • Stereo line-level RCA and balanced (XLR) input/output connections
  • Normal and Hi input voltage switch
  • Customized EQ and DSP limiter settings specifically for the PC13-Ultra
  • Variable tuning with 20Hz, 16Hz, and Sealed settings to match subwoofer port settings
  • Fully adjustable (frequency and slope) phase-correct speaker/sub digital crossover
  • Intelligent Feature Control (IFC) with bright LCD display
  • Two (2) digital PEQs with adjustable frequency, cut/boost, and Q values
  • Room gain compensation control with adjustable frequency and slope
  • Adjustable digital delay on main speaker line-level outputs to time-align the speakers and subs
  • Input impedance - 24 kÙ (unbalanced RCA) / 22 kÙ (balanced XLR)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Cabinet (H x OD): 46" x 16.6"
  • Includes Feet, Grille, Amplifier (H x OD): 47" x 16.6"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 90 lbs
  • Shipping: 114 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 5 Year Parts and Labor
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Key Features
1000 Watts RMS (3600 Watts Peak) Power Handling/ Down-Firing 13.5" Driver With Integral Base Plate/ Top-Firing Triple 3.5" High-Flow Flared Ports/ Extremely Rigid And Strong Cylinder Enclosure/ Dense Foam Port Blockers/ Protective Non-Resonant Steel Mesh Grille/ Flat-Wire, 3" Diameter, High-Power, High-Temp, 8-Layer, Aluminum Voice Coil/ Polyimide Impregnated Fiberglass Former/Bobbin/ Dual 9", Composite Layered, Linear Roll, Extreme Excursion Spiders/ Integrated Tinsel Leads/ Stereo Line-Level RCA And Balanced (XLR) Input/Output Connections/ Auto-On/On Switch/ Intelligent Feature Control (IFC) With Bright LCD Display/ Room Gain Compensation Control With Adjustable Frequency And Slope/ Copper Shorting Sleeve/ Dual Genox 8H/Y-35 High Grade Ferrite Magnets/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the SVS PC13-ULTRA from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The SVS PC13-ULTRA is Brand New.
  • The SVS PC13-ULTRA Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
Amplifier TypeClass D
Enclosure TypeBass Reflex (Ported)
RMS Output Power1000W
Speaker TypeSubwoofer
Woofer Size (inches)13.5
Height (inches)47


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