View Full Version : downfiring??

04-20-2010, 09:59 AM
Hey guys, i gotta question. I have two 12 type R's in a custom built box tuned to 35hz my friend suggested i downfire it? what are the pro and cons of doing this? can someone help me out thanks

04-20-2010, 12:20 PM
Downfiring works awesome in trucks just make sure you leave yourself enough room from the speakers to your floor. I had 2x 12" audiopulse revos downfiring and the sq was amazing. Give it a shot for sure it sounds much better than subs up port up..

04-20-2010, 05:36 PM
ok awesome..how many inches do you suggest to be safe? i have an izusu i-280 ext. cab so i was gonna just clean out the area behind my seat and downfire it.

04-20-2010, 05:44 PM
Leave at least 2-3" from where the woofer sits static and the floor.

04-20-2010, 05:46 PM
ok thanks

04-20-2010, 08:47 PM
anyone have any pics of their downfire set up so i can get the idea of exactly what i need to do and what it should look like..thanks.