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    need help for a 15 box

    im going to be getting a 15 se and the re website recommends 4 cubes optimal ported im having a hard time imagining i can fit a box that big in there. my dimension 25 w 16 h 20 d. she doesnt want me to use the whole trunk .its only gonna be ran off a kicker zx400.1 so i dont know how it will sound tuned around 32



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    nowhere close to 4 ft with that space....especially ported. My xxx was in a 4 cube box at 28 and it was 43x16x19



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    i know its just over 3. you guys think if i went on the smaller size and just upgraded my amp from the zx400.1 to a kx600.1 to make up for the smaller box



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    i would go sealed before i'd put it in a too small ported box



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    sealed boxes are not any fun



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    i want it to get somewhat loud



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    Quote Originally Posted by andytb View Post
    i want it to get somewhat loud
    ahhhh the ugly "sealed boxes don't get loud" myth


    while ported boxes are more efficient sealed boxes can get very loud


    tell you what...when my cutlass is finished..i'll drive to sandusky and you tell me that sealed boxes can't get loud!!!!!!!



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    im not saying that. if i build a box i want a challenge its not something i do every day



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    well what do you think about porting the box and having it fire in the car



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    Quote Originally Posted by andytb View Post
    im not saying that. if i build a box i want a challenge its not something i do every day
    if your doing it for a challenge then fire away...but if your building it for a 15" sub, you might want to consider building it to spec. And 400 watts is not enough power for that sub....i would put a ZX750.1 on it at least...maybe a 1000.1



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    Quote Originally Posted by andytb View Post
    well what do you think about porting the box and having it fire in the car
    its your car and your woman...you gotta live with both. i personally fire my ports to the rear



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    im gonna ask the company if i can kind of get my money back and get the kx600.1 that they have for sale



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    ive never had success firing into the car but if i fire it back and i build a tight fitting box that leaves little room for it to bounce back in to the car i dont know how effective it will be



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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    well...my opinion stays the same. Slap it in a 2.0 net box and put a ZX1000.1 on it and bang away



    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u need a box...I'l taked 3 years of shop class so i know what im doing.

    after i explained to him there's more to a proper box than boards and glue and he should practice before trying to sell boxes to others

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    yes personaly if it was some one elce that just starting making boxes but i'v taken shop for 3 years now...Making a lil box is nothing i don't need to pratice on a box to get it right i learned alot of stuff from 1 box and i can fix that in my next box
    after i told him that customers would care about the looks of the box

    Quote Originally Posted by chase007 View Post
    if u want some thing that looks pretty why don't u find a black guy with a big d*ck.

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    Re: need help for a 15 box

    i wish you were leaning the other way because it i had more power to work with id probably go sealed but i jumped on amp right away with out getting everything figured so i gotta try to figure something but thanks for the help



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