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basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:00 AM
ok so im building a box for my friend and its just one 15 aeoro ported. question is how do i face the sub and port for good dialy sound?? I do spl so i just seal off the trunk and do sub port foward. but he cant seal off trunk so what would be best way to face?

Digital Designs
07-28-2009, 12:02 AM
ok so im building a box for my friend and its just one 15 aeoro ported. question is how do i face the sub and port for good dialy sound?? I do spl so i just seal off the trunk and do sub port foward. but he cant seal off trunk so what would be best way to face?

I would go with facing the rear of the car.

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:04 AM
^^x2 unless you are gonna seal off the trunk just go sb/pb if you go su/pu you pound the chit out of the deck lid

power-fanatic07
07-28-2009, 12:05 AM
sub back port back will be loudest unless you seal off the trunk...

thegreatestpenn
07-28-2009, 12:07 AM
wiggity word, even though a side port would be pretty cool too and lessen the trunk lid rattle

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:08 AM
ok thats what i was leaning towards. thanks for the fast replies. will that give the most cabin gain? he only has a 450 rms sub and 400 rms amp and im tryin to get it to be as loud as possible with lack of power or woofers.

thegreatestpenn
07-28-2009, 12:09 AM
most cabin gain? a 4th order bandpass

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:15 AM
like this ported up thru rear deck
http://i668.photobucket.com/albums/vv50/DAPPA5/DSC00730.jpghttp://i668.photobucket.com/albums/vv50/DAPPA5/DSC00728.jpg

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:15 AM
hmmm never built a bandpass and would hate to mess up my buddies box lol. i meant with a ported box which way to face for most cabin gain

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:16 AM
like this ported up thru rear deck
http://i668.photobucket.com/albums/vv50/DAPPA5/DSC00730.jpghttp://i668.photobucket.com/albums/vv50/DAPPA5/DSC00728.jpg

not to show off lol. he is making payments on this car so we cant cut it up yet til its paid off in december

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:17 AM
both rear unless you gonna seal the trunk wait that sounds fammiliar hmmmm???
^^^^^^look up there

99grandprixGT
07-28-2009, 12:17 AM
ya man i had one of them and i did sub and port back and rode around with the rear seat folded got pretty loud for 500 rms

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:18 AM
that install can be removed in a few hrs and original rear deck cover reinstalled and poof back to stock

"It's all in the details, kid"

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:18 AM
ok cool thanks for the rplies guys. im gonna measure it up in the morning and start on it after i crunch the numbers.

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:19 AM
that install can be removed in a few hrs and original rear deck cover reinstalled and poof back to stock

"It's all in the details, kid"

nothing is more bugging than to be called kid.

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:22 AM
nothing is more bugging than to be called kid.
lol srry is a quote from old movie

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:24 AM
oh ok thats cool. as long as ur not like being all gay and tryin to criticize me for being young lol

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:27 AM
young it's the internet we are all over 21 rich and hung ( and tuff guys lol)

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:28 AM
besides you got my # of posts doubled so I'm the yungin'

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:29 AM
lol YEA TAKE THAT! jk. i know what ya mean about cut then just put it back. my rear deck is like a sardine can. i cut it and bent it up, slide the huge box in, then bend back deck back down and install the plastic trim and u would never know lol

dappa5
07-28-2009, 12:31 AM
yup yup G/L with your buddies box lol (that sounded dirty)

basscort2009
07-28-2009, 12:31 AM
ok thanks guys