Originally Posted by Tristarboarder
So, I periodically check the WS website, and saw the WS-808s. Yes it is an 8" midbase speaker, would it work for inboats, or was it designed more for tower application? Anyone have experience with this speaker (David, Earmark....?). Or should I just stick with purchasing the XS-650's for the inboats? I have Rev 8s on the tower powered with a syn4
An 8" has about double the midbass surface area as a 6.5". So like Mike (MLA) indicated, an 8" will put a serious whippin' on the 6.5". So it's definitely a worthwhile upgrade only if the execution is right....meaning the 8" looks good and is airtight in the way it's mounted in the coaming.