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jerod187
09-09-2007, 01:58 PM
hey guys im pretty much done building my box and my boss and the guy from beamriders said that i may ahve a problem with standing waves or sound cancelation caouse the box is square it doesnt have a slanted front or back is this truE?

UndercoverPunk
09-09-2007, 01:59 PM
Subbass = doesn't give a ****.

azbass
09-09-2007, 01:59 PM
yes a perfectly square box is not ideal to have.

jerod187
09-09-2007, 02:11 PM
sorry i didnt mean square its a box from the stickies 2.6 cu at 32 hertz its rectangular i just meant that the walla were straight p and down not slanted

PV Audio
09-09-2007, 02:11 PM
He is quite correct, but you won't notice it if you don't know what standing waves are.

PV Audio
09-09-2007, 02:12 PM
sorry i didnt mean square its a box from the stickies 2.6 cu at 32 hertz its rectangular i just meant that the walla were straight p and down not slantedOh. No, you'll be fine. Seeing as a sphere is the ideal enclosure shape, anything else has the chance for standing waves.

jellyfish420
09-10-2007, 01:25 AM
hey guys im pretty much done building my box and my boss and the guy from beamriders said that i may ahve a problem with standing waves or sound cancelation caouse the box is square it doesnt have a slanted front or back is this truE?

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ultimate157
09-10-2007, 05:08 AM
the wavelength of an 80hz wave is ~530cm @ 70* F. Unless your box is over 5 meters long, im pretty sure you won't have a problem with standing waves

PV Audio
09-10-2007, 02:41 PM
the wavelength of an 80hz wave is ~530cm @ 70* F. Unless your box is over 5 meters long, im pretty sure you won't have a problem with standing wavesTell that to Thiele and Small.