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    where should i point my subs??

    im about to build a new box for my L7s in my tahoe and i was wondering whether i should aim them up towards the roof, or back towards the tailgate and what the difference would be between the two... also, what frequency should i tune the box to get a good combination of deep bass and spl... 35 htz maybe? thanks in advance...







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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    anyone have any suggestions?




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    From what i've seen on this forum as far as an suv i've seen a mixture of both face up and back.IMO i would face up and port back.It's really up to you.Hope i could help and also i would would for some more resposes before you make you decision.



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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    I'd go with up, but thats just my opnion.



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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Just build the box (sub and port on same side) and them aim it one way, see how you like it, then aim it the other way and see which is better. And I've built a box for a 15L7 @35Hz, and it lacked a little more lowend than I'd like. I'd go with at least 32Hz




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Bass is non directional.... aiming doesnt matter with subwoofers ;p



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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Quote Originally Posted by skeptikal
    Bass is non directional.... aiming doesnt matter with subwoofers ;p
    but how come it sounds louder when u aim it differently




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    i say for street bass, i would go wit sub and port back, but i like subs up and port back. try those 2 and see which is louder 2 u




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Sub back port back.




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    my boy had a tahoe with a mtx 9500 in it...it was louder with the sub facing the rear. However; if you dont have any sound deadening and your system is gonna be wangin hard if you face the subs upwards you wont get as much vibration noise well atleast not on the rear hatch so it will in turn sound better IMO




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Quote Originally Posted by SBLAZER
    i say for street bass, i would go wit sub and port back, but i like subs up and port back. try those 2 and see which is louder 2 u
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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    i have a jeep grand cherokee and it sounds louder towards the rear but when its towards the rear it seems to have more vibrations its shake a hell lot more



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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Quote Originally Posted by skeptikal
    Bass is non directional.... aiming doesnt matter with subwoofers ;p
    That's what I've always thought to.




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    Re: where should i point my subs??

    Quote Originally Posted by skeptikal
    Bass is non directional.... aiming doesnt matter with subwoofers ;p
    cancelation eh?





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