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    Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Ok well yeah just finished building a box and it doesnt fit in my trunk so I am going to have to start all over again which *****.

    Its for a 15 inch Fi SSD and I want it tuned to about 33 hz

    Its going in the trunk of a 1994 honda accord and I really dont know what size box I can fit in there now. Definitely can not be as deep as my old one and it would probably be good if it was a little shorter. I dont care if the sub fires up or back

    My first box was 26x27.5x16



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    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported




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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Hows this look?




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    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    that is tuned to 27hz. try again.



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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    How about this




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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Wait how about this it doesnt have any weird cuts




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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    what size are you shooting for? W X h x D ?



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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Quote Originally Posted by edzy View Post
    what size are you shooting for? W X h x D ?
    width 26 inches or less

    Dept 18 or less

    hight 16 inches



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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    well that sub is 15? and a 16 hight? kinda cutting it close.



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    Quote Originally Posted by edzy View Post
    well that sub is 15? and a 16 hight? kinda cutting it close.
    The cutout only needs to be 14.125 so its not bad



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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    ok, what i would do if i was you, i would see how much your last box was too big by, like if it was 4 inches less deep, and like 1" less tall, it would have fit. then design a new bow to the largest size the sub needs, and play with porting till it gets to 33hz.



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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Quote Originally Posted by edzy View Post
    ok, what i would do if i was you, i would see how much your last box was too big by, like if it was 4 inches less deep, and like 1" less tall, it would have fit. then design a new bow to the largest size the sub needs, and play with porting till it gets to 33hz.
    I cut down the old box until it would fit and these are the max specs I could get and fit it in there


    Is that design not good enough?



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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    idk, what does the sub call for the box volume to be at? it aint just building a box to fit. if that sub calls for say 3.5 cubes ported, then you want to get as close to that as possible. from your first fail box, to this new design, you lost what ?10-11" in depth?
    the last drawing was 2.87 cubes. thats tight for a 15". but again it may not be. what does the sub require? then build from there.



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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Here is what the sub requires

    Ported box: 3-4 cuft @ 33Hz
    Sub OD: 15.625”
    Cut ID: 14.125”
    Mounting depth: 8.000”
    Displacement: 0.17cuft



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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    ya after displacement your at like what.....2.6cu ft.....



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    Re: Can someone help me determine box size/plans

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy M View Post
    ya after displacement your at like what.....2.6cu ft.....
    So thats way to small then?



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    Bought from: bpres9991, connersdad19, bad @SS chevy, XaznKewLguyX, WrenchGuy, thur5d4yf4n, Weeznur32, CRXBMPN, vttec, blazinb2000, IamMurph

    Traded with: SPY, oldschool4me, DB_DRAG_SPL

    Sold to: gotdale?, silvercookie, gkoz316

    Head Unit: JVC HDR1
    Speaker amp: Kicker 150.1
    Comps: Rainbow SLC 6.5s
    Amp: Diamond D3 800.1
    Sub: 15" FI SSD with copper coils
    Wiring: Kicker 0 gauge

    Box: 33 hz ported

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