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08-14-2007, 08:50 PM
Is damping when the enclosure prevents the sub from displacing too much? If you have a sealed fiberglass enclosure that is molded to the floor and doesn't have the sub centered will that effect the damping and performance?

08-14-2007, 10:31 PM
Close... it's really a force that is trying to bring the sub back to its rest position. The damping effects in a sealed enclosure come from the air in the enclosure that acts like a spring that pushes and pulls on a sub. Where the driver is mounted will not really affect the damping of the sealed enclosure.