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    concrete tube for box?

    this guy did it with a dyma 12..
    looks easy.
    http://www.diymobileaudio.com/forum/...ead.php?t=9256
    reccomend it?







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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    I've seen alot of CRX's use those 'boxes'.



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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    'sonotube'




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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    Just need lots of FG.




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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    Quote Originally Posted by audioarsonal View Post
    Just need lots of FG.
    Actually you don't need any I used em with and without and found the glass is overrated. The tubes shape makes pressure even on all surfaces so its really strong. No braces required like MDF. I used glass to provide a base for Line-X.




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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    There has to be some vibration being that the tube is only an 1/4 in thick cardboard.Even with it being round it still needs to be solid to reflect the sound waves.




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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    i thought those tube were like 1/2" thick



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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    I don't think they are quite that thick.All the ones I have seen people using for any kinda SPL all had layers of FG.Of course the tube works by itself because its a chamber,but to get the most output I suggest some FG.JMO




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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    they are pretty popular in home audio, you can get alot of cubes with one standing up in the corner, up to the ceiling and not use alot of room

    edit- here is a neat one
    http://www.cwitt.com/building_a_sonotube_subwoofer.htm
    edit again- there are alot of neat ones
    http://www.google.com/search?sourcei...tube+subwoofer



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    Re: concrete tube for box?

    Yeah,in that application I can see not FG the tube.But for any sort of car audio I would throw a couple layers on.




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