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    18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    Whats up guys

    This has been in the process for a good 2-3 weeks now. I got a summer Flu which put things on hold, then I had a wedding, then I had work the last 5 days in a row, but I am finally done

    Here's the pics, feel free to ask me questions/ give input.







    Got a new Ryobi Plunge router.... how do some of you round the edges on the outside of the box?? If i did that, i'd hit all the nails...??


    I added some fiberglass sheet to the corners for extra strength... dunno how necessary it is, but I figure it can't hurt.




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    gonna get it up and runnin tomorrow!! im pretty stoked



    Refs: Projectpat, XylerB, decipha, blados, protonman, Wlmrs, Nucleareskimo, gl0ck, mobeious, JBizzle (picked up box) mlstrass (box design) Mazzasec (bought 18" RD Alpha from him) SKMFKR: Traded subs Wrenchguy: Sold 18" Q to him. psychoacoustics: bought some bullet horn tweets from him Shinju: bought some 0awg wire from him. Sold a box and 18" HDC318 to chitown_impala. Bought my 2 custom 15's from 99Vic on steave meade forum. NJTStang11- picked up 18" SSX and box from him krispy cream SCAMMED ME $200!!!





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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    Hey man nice use of chocolate!

    i'd try to clean the excess silicone or whatnot on the inside of the port, it will cause some turbulence and we don't want that.

    other than that looks like it should get loud



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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    specs? aero sizes? etc?




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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    Quote Originally Posted by twisztdauthorit View Post
    Hey man nice use of chocolate!

    i'd try to clean the excess silicone or whatnot on the inside of the port, it will cause some turbulence and we don't want that.

    other than that looks like it should get loud
    I know it was kinda sloppy.. the tube kinda warped so it didnt fit completely tight, so I had to load up on the silicone so there were no leaks, BUT, i smoothed it out, so its not just like, gobbed on the inside of the port

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    specs? aero sizes? etc?
    box is7.1cu. ft i believe.. dims are 14x25x38

    3x 4" Aero's, tuned to 30hz.

    now the real test... does it fit??? its gonna be dam close! to lazy to throw it in once I got the top piece on to check



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    2 Pistol Shrimps in a 4.0 cu^ft box tuned to 32 hz for the WIN !!

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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    neat




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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    thanks!



    Refs: Projectpat, XylerB, decipha, blados, protonman, Wlmrs, Nucleareskimo, gl0ck, mobeious, JBizzle (picked up box) mlstrass (box design) Mazzasec (bought 18" RD Alpha from him) SKMFKR: Traded subs Wrenchguy: Sold 18" Q to him. psychoacoustics: bought some bullet horn tweets from him Shinju: bought some 0awg wire from him. Sold a box and 18" HDC318 to chitown_impala. Bought my 2 custom 15's from 99Vic on steave meade forum. NJTStang11- picked up 18" SSX and box from him krispy cream SCAMMED ME $200!!!





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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    suscribed - wanna see how this turns out with the aero's



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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    im kinda mad i didnt get a vid of the sealed box, just so people can see in the same car, same power, same sub how it compares to the ported...again...to lazy



    Refs: Projectpat, XylerB, decipha, blados, protonman, Wlmrs, Nucleareskimo, gl0ck, mobeious, JBizzle (picked up box) mlstrass (box design) Mazzasec (bought 18" RD Alpha from him) SKMFKR: Traded subs Wrenchguy: Sold 18" Q to him. psychoacoustics: bought some bullet horn tweets from him Shinju: bought some 0awg wire from him. Sold a box and 18" HDC318 to chitown_impala. Bought my 2 custom 15's from 99Vic on steave meade forum. NJTStang11- picked up 18" SSX and box from him krispy cream SCAMMED ME $200!!!





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    "You can't compare, don't stare, cause I got the ultimate Mary Jane"

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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    what car?



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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    99 maxima



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    "You can't compare, don't stare, cause I got the ultimate Mary Jane"

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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    your ports are as big as my subs.

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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    I would have done more bracing as you have some LONG panels on that box, so it's probably going to flex some...




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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    You bringing it to the meet on the 14th?




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    Re: 18" FI Q Ported Build Log

    i dunno if im workin yet, might be tryin to go see a sox game that weekend vs detroit :-0

    but as far as the flex... we'll see what it can do... i hope it impresses me compared to the output on the sealed box... which was pretty **** good, but im lookin/hopin for a little bit more... i hope it doesnt suffocate my trunk



    Refs: Projectpat, XylerB, decipha, blados, protonman, Wlmrs, Nucleareskimo, gl0ck, mobeious, JBizzle (picked up box) mlstrass (box design) Mazzasec (bought 18" RD Alpha from him) SKMFKR: Traded subs Wrenchguy: Sold 18" Q to him. psychoacoustics: bought some bullet horn tweets from him Shinju: bought some 0awg wire from him. Sold a box and 18" HDC318 to chitown_impala. Bought my 2 custom 15's from 99Vic on steave meade forum. NJTStang11- picked up 18" SSX and box from him krispy cream SCAMMED ME $200!!!





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    "You can't compare, don't stare, cause I got the ultimate Mary Jane"

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