View Full Version : octoport area

11-09-2013, 03:44 PM
i will be building some flared octoports out of 16 gauge mild steel and was wondering the formula? im guessing the ID is around 10% more than a than a square port of the desired sq in- and 10% less than a circles diameter of desired are. any thoughts?

11-09-2013, 04:07 PM
ive asked a few box builders and they say just pretend its a circle (aero port).

11-09-2013, 09:32 PM
yah? so port length would be the same with a 8" round port and a 8" octo?