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    Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Well I sold my 18" fully loaded BTL 18" to a local guy via craigslist. He also wanted me to build him a box. So of coarse I did so. The box is 46" wide 33" deep 15 3/4" high(double baffle). With a 11" wide port it's 6.4 cubes tuned to 31 with 23 " of port per cube. Should wang pretty hard. Not sure what amp he said he has. Im gonna try out my saz1500 on it and if he likes it maybe sell it to him. But I braced it with 1" oak dowels, rounded the edges, painted it black and added texture to it. It looks sick. The install will be tomorrow. I am gonna try to get some ids, but dunno if I will have time. I think it's a 02 ish tahoe has 24's on it. Pretty sick.

    (not all the dowels just some when i had time to tape a pic)

    In primer

    The texture

    again

    And the finished product I talked him into the white port I think it looks sick, thoughts?



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Fat port there, looks sick.



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    That is one huge *** port...why so big?




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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Go big or go home right? Lol na thats the design i had gotten. Lots of port lots of loudness( I hope)



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Go big or go home right lol. Well it was designed with re calc as a basis then fine tuned with math and such. Should be loud(i hope)



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    RE calc is NOT that accurate and FI gives recommendations for a reason...I guess let us know how it sounds?




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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Your right but that's why I do it on paper also to fix its imperfections. I could have gone with a smaller port but I'm sure he will be happy especially showing it off. He thought my crappy hx2's were the loudest he'd heard granted I built the box but still. He said will my sub be that loud. So even if it Isint as loud as it could be or what not if it beats he'll be happy. We shall see.



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    i like the port size and the colors. good job



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    tanks



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    nice box, did you gouge him on the price of the box.



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Looks pretty good. Curious as to how it sounds.



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Thanx guys. Na only charged him $170 on the box. Right under materials x2. I got $375 of the btl though, made my moneys there. I don't look to make tons on boxes. I do it for the enjoyment of making them. I prob should have charged more but eh well. Any ideas on what this would usually cost?



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    traded with grimreper912003,5cr4ppy
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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    i'd pay you to do an 8" sub box for me ^_^. I Think it looks good overall. Nice work.



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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    I do like the paint job though...what kind of primer/texture/paint did you use? I've never had great luck painting my boxes...




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    Re: Tahoe+BTL 18"=fun

    Let us know how it sounds! I drive a 05 Tahoe my self. Thinking about going 1 18" also. If that box works out i might have to steal the box plans from ya! haha.



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