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If this is already a question can somebody hide it, but I thought we should have a dedicated page for Eviolite-Specific Tanks and/or walls. Please post which tier they are in? I will also not be selecting a best answer, as that could be seen as bias.

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OU:

The most notable Eviolite wall, obviously, is Chansey.

Chansey @ Eviolite
Ability: Natural Cure
EVs: 244 HP / 252 Def / 12 SpD
Bold Nature
- Seismic Toss
- Toxic
- Stealth Rock / Heal Bell
- Soft-Boiled

There aren't many others at this level, but here are some viable Eviolite users of lower tiers.

RU:

Porygon2 @ Eviolite
Ability: Trace
EVs: 252 HP / 104 Def / 152 SpD
Calm Nature
- Recover
- Thunder Wave
- Ice Beam
- Foul Play

Doublade @ Eviolite
Ability: No Guard
EVs: 252 HP / 180 Atk / 76 SpD
Adamant Nature
- Swords Dance
- Shadow Sneak
- Sacred Sword
- Shadow Claw

Gligar @ Eviolite
Ability: Immunity
EVs: 252 HP / 200 Def / 56 Spe
Impish Nature
- Roost
- Defog / Stealth Rock
- Earthquake
- Toxic / U-Turn / Knock Off

NU:

Piloswine @ Eviolite
Ability: Thick Fat
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Atk / 4 Def
Adamant Nature
- Stealth Rock
- Earthquake
- Ice Shard
- Icicle Crash

Golbat @ Eviolite
Ability: Infiltrator
EVs: 240 HP / 172 Def / 96 Spe
Impish Nature
- Roost
- Brave Bird
- Defog
- Taunt / Toxic

PU:

Ferroseed @ Eviolite
Ability: Iron Barbs
EVs: 248 HP / 128 Def / 132 SpD
Sassy Nature
- Spikes / Stealth Rock
- Leech Seed
- Gyro Ball
- Protect

Type: Null @ Eviolite
Ability: Battle Armor
EVs: 252 HP / 4 Def / 252 SpD
Careful Nature
- Swords Dance
- Return
- Rest
- Iron Defense

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In zu, Vigiroth, Tangela, and Kilngklang are viable. Water turtle is ok too
ZU isn't an official tier, so I didn't include it.
Also, Kingklang isn't NFE. Did you mean Klang?
Yeah. Also ZU is an official tier. It’s an OM
Sry. I meant it isn’t one of the core tiers. It is just OM of the month. But I appreciate ur feedback. :)
Tiers in smogon are often called "Official" and "Unofficial" not because they are real or are not, but that smogon names them accordingly. Official tiers must be played/wanted X amount and not use unofficial mechanics (note: and usually are accessible on any server).

 Zu is unofficial even though it is an OM of this month, OM just highlights usually unplayed unofficial tiers. But, on a regular basis, Zu is not playable on every server; it must be requested or played on one that allows it by default (and that has to do with Zu being generally unpopular).

Examples of Unofficial tiers that get played a lot would be BH and CAP; which are unofficial due to fake mechanics.
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This is a list of all viable eviolite users recommended by smogon as of USM, there are also movesets for them there. Most of the are in LC, and way too much for me to type into an entire answer, but I can list the rest from all other tiers. I also won't list unrated NFE because nobody uses them anyways :P

OU
Chansey

UU
None

RU
Doublade
Gligar
Porygon 2

NU
Golbat
Piloswine
Rhydon
Tangla

PU
Clefairy
Ferroseed (LC but is used in PU)
Gurdurr
Togetic
Type: Null
Dusclops
Servine
Vigoroth
(Misdreavus, Prinplup, and Rosilia use eviolite, but are less of tanks :P)

Hope I helped!

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Haha! You won't get a vote. Haha! (jk)
U forgot dusknoir or dusk???? :P.
I have edited in the rest :P
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He asked for viable eviolite walls. Dusclops is not viable. :P
Hmm, it may be viable in a lower tier we don't have (Like the proposed ZU and SU), but it does work in an aptitude smogon accepts. Smogon does say it is viable, but is more of a niche pokemon.