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Eighteen Sound Italy

Eighteen Sound Italy

Via Bottecelli 18
42124 Reggio Emilia (RE)

Phone: +39 0522 1861800
Fax: +39 0522 1861801
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Company Profile

Eighteen Sound is a leading designer and manufacturer of high quality professional audio loudspeakers, with the most advanced development and manufacturing technologies in the world, and located in Reggio Emilia, Italy. The Eighteen Sound R&D and Engineering Teams’ unparalleled experience in professional transducer design is manifest in the exceptional products created at the home offices and manufacturing center. Repeatability and fulfillment of design in every production unit is our goal and our daily task. To achieve this mission, each production line is equipped with proprietary robotic equipment that precisely performs the most exacting tasks such as applying adhesives in exacting amounts and accurately moving and tempering parts and components, while highly skilled assembly technicians handle the essential human interface segments that define the perfect collaboration in assembly, that is the hallmark of Eighteen Sound products. Quality control is instituted at every stage of the manufacturing process, whether by automation and software, or close visual and tactile review. In the first stage of manufacturing, the raw materials are sourced only from providers with impeccable credential and documentation. Throughout the production process, each stage is equipped with automation and QC workstations to ensure accuracy, and validation of test criteria and design. The fulfillment of our customers’ needs is fundamental in Eighteen Sound’s philosophy. Eighteen Sound’s R&D department cooperates daily with top pro audio O.E.M. customers. The recognition of their needs, as well as an open-minded approach to the customer, helps us to identify even the most demanding professional audio market requirements. We believe that this philosophy allows Eighteen Sound’s products to always satisfy the most rigorous and challenging expectations in audio reproduction.

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