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Pistonsfan70
09-29-2005, 10:19 PM
I searched for "tuning help" but like 12 pages came up and after the 4th page, I got tired of it. If a box is tuned to like 33, that is a tight bass range? I just need to know the ranges for Sq, SQL, SPL


Please let me know!!

mikescanlon
09-29-2005, 10:36 PM
33 is sq to sql.. not spl at all

should be good for almost anyhting.. it's based on the rest of your setup thoguh too and how many cubes you've got.

Pistonsfan70
09-29-2005, 10:37 PM
I was looking in the for sale forums at a box tuned to 37 and is 1.124 cub ft. What is that tuned for?

mikescanlon
09-29-2005, 10:40 PM
is it for an 8 or a 10.. seems like a small amount of volume.. if you're looking for a box, i can build a box to your spec/your subwoofers specs... but that box is probably good for sql.. rock/metal.

the low end will suffer a little bit at 37hz tuning, not too bad though.

PowerNaudio
09-30-2005, 03:10 PM
the output of the speaker as far as SQ, SQL, SPL goes is not only determined by the port tuning but enclosure volume as well.
example:
a too small of a box for that particular sub, tuned to 33hz may give you a peak of 5db at 55hz, a too big of a box may give you a 10db at 35hz. so finding the right tuning freq is a little different for all speakers.

if you use something like winisd. you can input your subs parameter and see a close representation of what that enclosure size tuned to that freq will output on your sub or subs.