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    One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Looking to see what y'all think of running a custom 12 (4hp motor) on 3.5k to hit a 148 or higher. Looking to tune at 38 and it will be in a trunk. Also thinking of putting it in a 4th order.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by murph View Post
    Looking to see what y'all think of running a custom 12 (4hp motor) on 3.5k to hit a 148 or higher. Looking to tune at 38 and it will be in a trunk. Also thinking of putting it in a 4th order.
    it can be done. theres a guy in the org on compete in that does a 148+ from the trunk with 2 10s and i think 3.5k and on music and not in a 4th order. i have no douts that i can be done



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by murph View Post
    Looking to see what y'all think of running a custom 12 (4hp motor) on 3.5k to hit a 148 or higher. Looking to tune at 38 and it will be in a trunk. Also thinking of putting it in a 4th order.
    anythings possible with enough money for the right equipment!!!! 38hz seems a bit high though... 32hz? well maybe not? I'd be interested in seeing it....




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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    anythings possible with enough money for the right equipment!!!! 38hz seems a bit high though... 32hz? well maybe not? I'd be interested in seeing it....
    It took me an 18 with the 4hp motor and almost that much power to get to 148 from the trunk, but at 30hz.
    Its going to be a bit harder with a single 12 and that low of a frequency.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by mazdakid View Post
    It took me an 18 with the 4hp motor and almost that much power to get to 148 from the trunk, but at 30hz.
    Its going to be a bit harder with a single 12 and that low of a frequency.
    its possible though!!! what kind of trunk are we talking though, my whole trunk is open, both seat fold completely down, or are we talking sealed off trunk? murph what kinda trunk ?




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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    anythings possible with enough money for the right equipment!!!! 38hz seems a bit high though... 32hz? well maybe not? I'd be interested in seeing it....
    Tuning that high for a reason...

    Quote Originally Posted by mazdakid View Post
    It took me an 18 with the 4hp motor and almost that much power to get to 148 from the trunk, but at 30hz.
    Its going to be a bit harder with a single 12 and that low of a frequency.
    Yeah I figure it will be a pain but I'm aiming for it at 37-40hz so that will help. I figure if I can get the right 4th order it could happen though.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    its possible though!!! what kind of trunk are we talking though, my whole trunk is open, both seat fold completely down, or are we talking sealed off trunk? murph what kinda trunk ?
    My seats fold down so that is not an issue. Room will also not be an issue for a single 12 I can comfortable fit 5 cubes in there.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    anythings possible with enough money for the right equipment!!!! 38hz seems a bit high though... 32hz? well maybe not? I'd be interested in seeing it....
    its easier to get higher numbers with higher tuning



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    its easier to get higher numbers with higher tuning
    yeah, thats why i said maybe not, with factors tossed in there with the difficulty from the trunk, 32hz daily driver status!!!!
    I looked up single 12s and there some guys doing it, and a guy with a kicker sub, 141. From the trunk, lol i think he's lying no video proof! Lol




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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    yeah, thats why i said maybe not, with factors tossed in there with the difficulty from the trunk, 32hz daily driver status!!!!
    I looked up single 12s and there some guys doing it, and a guy with a kicker sub, 141. From the trunk, lol i think he's lying no video proof! Lol
    A 141 isn't very impressive assuming his kicker is probably at 45hz. I want a setup for competition that I can still enjoy. A box at 38hz is plenty enjoyable. I can play down to around 30 still at that tuning



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by murph View Post
    a 141 isn't very impressive assuming his kicker is probably at 45hz. I want a setup for competition that i can still enjoy. A box at 38hz is plenty enjoyable. I can play down to around 30 still at that tuning
    he quoted 39hz, i don't believe him though... I haven't heard a good kicker in years, it was on that stevemeadedesigns site.... Did you ever go over there and check out all the little sh*t you can do to up the db's, its crazy, like a list of 20-25 things, little stuff i never even thought of!!!




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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Sooooo many factors. But totally doable.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by basswiigee View Post
    he quoted 39hz, i don't believe him though... I haven't heard a good kicker in years, it was on that stevemeadedesigns site.... Did you ever go over there and check out all the little sh*t you can do to up the db's, its crazy, like a list of 20-25 things, little stuff i never even thought of!!!
    I'm not new around the block there is something like that on here also or was...

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    Sooooo many factors. But totally doable.
    I think I can pull it off. Definitively will not get 150 without a fart box. If I get a 148 I will be happy.



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    Quote Originally Posted by murph View Post
    I think I can pull it off. Definitively will not get 150 without a fart box. If I get a 148 I will be happy.
    You may end up needing to make some concessions- namely peak freq and/or musicality, but shouldn't be a problem. Unless the meter just hates your car.



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    Re: One 12 148db+ 3.5k?

    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    it can be done. theres a guy in the org on compete in that does a 148+ from the trunk with 2 10s and i think 3.5k and on music and not in a 4th order. i have no douts that i can be done
    im curious does this guy have a trunk wall? or whats his sub/ port variation if you happen to know.



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