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.::DuD3::.
07-03-2005, 04:40 PM
is there a certain amount of packing peanuts that equals a sqft? i got a whole box from my sub shipment, and i'm building my test box and need to know how big it is. i'm sure they are all the same size anyway. i'm too lazy to use those calculators on www.the12volt.com

Acidburn
07-03-2005, 04:59 PM
you mean a cubic foot?
if so a 12" x 12" x 12" container = 1 cubic foot

BeanII
07-03-2005, 08:41 PM

give or take 104

BeanII
07-03-2005, 08:42 PM
c'mon dude, seriously?

You're not too lazy to use the calculator. You don't understand it. That's fine. Just ask for help. Did you realy expect someone to tell you like a number or something?

azbass
07-03-2005, 09:03 PM

Mr. Loki
07-03-2005, 09:09 PM
WINISD is a decent program to download and use for box specs.

azbass
07-03-2005, 09:11 PM
x2 or Bass Box Pro. i have had some good turn outs with that

PhatTonyDeMarco
07-03-2005, 09:13 PM
x2 or Bass Box Pro. i have had some good turn outs with that

Mr. Loki
07-03-2005, 09:14 PM
http://www.linearteam.dk/

traksta15
07-03-2005, 09:14 PM
"So Mr. Owl, how many packing peanuts does it take to fill a cubic foot?????"

1, 2, 3.................

BeanII
07-03-2005, 10:05 PM
"So Mr. Owl, how many packing peanuts does it take to fill a cubic foot?????"

1, 2, 3.................

ROFL

cjjackson85
07-03-2005, 10:06 PM
Depends on the install...

PhatTonyDeMarco
07-03-2005, 10:09 PM
"So Mr. Owl, how many packing peanuts does it take to fill a cubic foot?????"

ah1, ah2, ah3.................

But yeah man, you could do that. It wouldnt take too long, a cubic foot isnt all that big.

But my guess would be around 600.

Let me know how close I am :naughty:

.::DuD3::.
07-03-2005, 10:47 PM
c'mon dude, seriously?

You're not too lazy to use the calculator. You don't understand it. That's fine. Just ask for help. Did you realy expect someone to tell you like a number or something?
no i understand the calculators, i've just heard of people using them to test their volume. plus this box has alot of angles and stuff, and i didn't want to do the conversion on triangles, and blah blah blah. just figured somebody had done it before and had a rounded number. and for those who care....i know how many it takes now :up2somet:

PhatTonyDeMarco
07-03-2005, 10:51 PM
no i understand the calculators, i've just heard of people using them to test their volume. plus this box has alot of angles and stuff, and i didn't want to do the conversion on triangles, and blah blah blah. just figured somebody had done it before and had a rounded number. and for those who care....i know how many it takes now :up2somet:

How many????

.::DuD3::.
07-03-2005, 10:52 PM
i was surprised myself, but roughly 2000.

PhatTonyDeMarco
07-03-2005, 10:55 PM
i was surprised myself, but roughly 2000.

:omg: Now to count out 2000 peanuts.... Good luck buddy

Acidburn
07-04-2005, 01:06 AM
you counted 2000 peanuts....?

traksta15
07-04-2005, 01:45 AM
i would of made a 1 cu. ft cardboard mach up and filled it up.........

but you were all 1, 2, 3.........

mjbailey21
07-04-2005, 01:50 AM
i cannot believe this.

every single day I see something more ridiculous on these forums.

and i'm high, so that makes this 1000X funnier.

i love you all, honestly.

traksta15
07-04-2005, 01:56 AM
[QUOTE]i cannot believe this.

every single day I see something more ridiculous on these forums.

and i'm high, so that makes this 1000X funnier.

i love you all, honestly.[QUOTE]

:confusedoutofmygoddanmmindoverwhathejustsaidsmile y:

cjjackson85
07-04-2005, 01:58 AM
^LIES! lies!

azbass
07-04-2005, 03:44 AM
^ you sound like supa c

.::DuD3::.
07-04-2005, 05:57 PM
i filled a container that held 100 and it filled it about 1/4 way and rounded to about 2000. i figured someone knew some kinda formula or something for the diameter or whatever....i dunno i was bored :D

bigred78797
07-04-2005, 07:46 PM
Take the peanut...
Measure the W x L x H ( in inches )

divide by 1728

That gives you the volume of a peanut

NOW divide 1 by that number...

That gives you the amount of peanuts per cubic Foot

This is all assuming that you placed the peanuts in uniformly.

If they were not placed in uniformly then it +/-25 peanuts

Disclaimer-What i just said may or may not be true... it is the sold responsibility of the person measuring to determine the true number of peanuts per cubic foot. I am not responsible for any wrong answers

SliderX
07-05-2005, 12:00 AM
Take a cardboard box, measure the width, length and heigh, calculate the volume. Now fill it to the top with peanuts. Now you have the volume that the peanuts in there, now fill the sub box with the peanuts from the box, refill and repeat, and etc. counting how many times you filled it. Once it gets closed to being filled you can use a smaller box to make the measurements to be more exact.

PV Audio
07-05-2005, 01:50 AM
or you could just weigh the box and a single peanut and use the difference...