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R_Siks
02-10-2007, 12:38 AM
This is the first ported box i've designed and before I build it I want to make sure that it should in theory sound good. If(and that's a BIG if) my calculations are correct the box is 1.297 Cubic feet after port and driver displacment, and has a port length of 32.25 (2"x10") which should give me 33.93 HZ. The sub is a JL 10w6v2 powered by a JL 500/1. Any input would be very appreciated! **EDIT** sorry I didn't know the pics would be so small there are bigger pics with visible dimensions in the photo gallary of this site.

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/sideview_thumb.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/front_thumb.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/side3Dview_thumb.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/front3dnobaffle_thumb.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/sidewithspeaker_thumb.jpg

phantom240
02-10-2007, 12:43 AM
uh... good luck building it. Very difficult looking cuts.

R_Siks
02-10-2007, 12:54 AM
I'm very comfortable with wood and am using my uncles shop(very experianced cabinet maker) so he could help worst come to worst but I doubt I need it. What I'm not sure about is my calculations or if the shape and setup will sound good. Again I'm sorry about the small pics but I have no idea how to make them bigger, If some one could tell me how that would be great. Thanks

uhoh45
02-10-2007, 12:56 AM
http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/sideview.jpg
http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/front.jpg
http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/side3Dview.jpg
http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/front3dnobaffle.jpg
http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/sidewithspeaker.jpg

R_Siks
02-10-2007, 01:08 AM
Thanks!!!!

uhoh45
02-10-2007, 01:09 AM
you had them as thumbnails u just need take out _thumb out the url

jmanpc
02-10-2007, 01:19 AM
good lookin design... what program do you use?

R_Siks
02-10-2007, 01:34 AM
I used Solidworks(excellent program but big $$$) which only does the modeling and for the calculations I used Winisd (but I don't know how to use it very well). I've been lurking and searching for quite a while now and from what I've learned this is what I came up with. If any one is curious this is going in a 1985 toyota pickup ext cab

Immacomputer
02-10-2007, 08:33 AM
Your length is actually 33.25 due to the end correction but it should not affect the tuning much at all.

Keep us posted on the build process.

phantom240
02-10-2007, 10:40 AM
ya srsly. If you can do it, then do it! it does look pretty good.

azbass
02-10-2007, 10:52 AM
should be pretty easy to do.

R_Siks
02-10-2007, 01:20 PM
should I be concerned with port noise or turbulance with this design???

R_Siks
01-20-2008, 06:17 PM
thought I'd bring this back from the dead with a few pics. Overall I'm much happier with this box than any of the JL recomended boxes though it lacks a bit in the top end.

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/box_build_1.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/box_build_2.jpg

http://www.caraudio.com/gallery/3/3/1/0/4/box_build_3.jpg

ARSkemp
01-20-2008, 06:45 PM
looks good!

how long ago did you build it?

tapout
01-20-2008, 06:48 PM
good lord, you are slow. lol

JK, good job.

phantom240
01-20-2008, 09:49 PM
Jesus tittyfucking Christ this was old!


Nice box btw. Why didn't you just make a new thread?