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    sub near port in the box=doesnt matter?

    if u put the sub right next the the port opening in the box, does it matter? or do a really have to put it the farthest i can from the port opening (the inside port in the box)







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    Re: sub near port in the box=doesnt matter?

    I mostly hear/see farthest from the port possible.




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    Re: sub near port in the box=doesnt matter?

    i had a type r 12 in a box with the magnet by the port opening and alot of noise, moved the sub away and it was fine. now i have my 15 right by the port opening and get no noise



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    Re: sub near port in the box=doesnt matter?

    im sure that answer depends alot on the install its used in....



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    Re: sub near port in the box=doesnt matter?

    shouldnt really run into problems as long as the port extends past the sub mounting depth and the sub is not firring intot he port itself




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