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11-11-2004, 02:40 PM
I'm building a box for my tempest and was wondering how big the cutout needs to be for the sub? I found this site and under SPECS it says cutout- 13 15/16"
I was wondering if that was size of the hole i need to make for the sub. My next question is my friend said that i need a gasket or something for when I mount the sub there wont be any air leaks. Where can a get a gasket or do I need one? Thanks.http://www.acoustic-visions.com/~acoustic/products/subwoofer_drivers/adire_15_tempest/


11-11-2004, 03:27 PM
That sounds about right for the cutout.....unless its a 12 inch sub.
You can use different foam tapes for a gasket, look around at Lowes or Home Depot around where they ahve weather stripping etc. Find one that will mash down all the way and not leave any gaps.

like this:


11-11-2004, 03:34 PM
Tells all ^

11-11-2004, 03:58 PM
Thanks for all the help, now i'm gonna go build!

11-11-2004, 04:02 PM
You better have install pics when you come back !