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    Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    I just got rid of my suv and bought a car and I plan on putting my Q in my car but don't want to use the same box because it's just too big. Right now it's in 2.5 cubes at 32. I was thinking about going sealed for SQ but then again I want it to be loud enough for the sound to come from the trunk into the cabin of the car. I'm a low end feind, so I definitely want the lows. For a mixture of SQ and SPL while retaining some trunk space I was thinking 1.8cuft (FI recommended minimum) tuned low to like 28-30. How would this work compared to going sealed in 1.5 cubes?



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    Re: Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    Go ported...biggest you can built to spec. If you need someone to build the box for teh cheap, PM me.



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    Re: Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    that's the issue......I don't have room for a big box.



    HU: stock Nav unit
    Front Stage: stock Bose
    Rear Fill: stock Bose
    Sub Amp: Diamond Audio D5 1200.1
    Sub: 12" TC Sounds LMS-R
    Enclosure: 2 cube rear loaded horn @32Hz (thanks Jason aka Mobile Enclosures)
    Electrical: Kicker 0 gauge, Big 3, Stinger SP1000

    REFS: groundpound4200, NeedDirections, connersdad19, psych0ticnemes1, tez4life, 4OZGLOVES, gazayute

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    Re: Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    ttt



    HU: stock Nav unit
    Front Stage: stock Bose
    Rear Fill: stock Bose
    Sub Amp: Diamond Audio D5 1200.1
    Sub: 12" TC Sounds LMS-R
    Enclosure: 2 cube rear loaded horn @32Hz (thanks Jason aka Mobile Enclosures)
    Electrical: Kicker 0 gauge, Big 3, Stinger SP1000

    REFS: groundpound4200, NeedDirections, connersdad19, psych0ticnemes1, tez4life, 4OZGLOVES, gazayute

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    Re: Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    IMO 1.5ft^3 sealed.

    I have mine running in a 1.25ft^3 and it's plenty loud on 500 watts.




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    Re: Enclosure Design for 12" Fi Q

    what would the difference in the low end be, comparing 1.5 sealed to 1.8 ported @30?



    HU: stock Nav unit
    Front Stage: stock Bose
    Rear Fill: stock Bose
    Sub Amp: Diamond Audio D5 1200.1
    Sub: 12" TC Sounds LMS-R
    Enclosure: 2 cube rear loaded horn @32Hz (thanks Jason aka Mobile Enclosures)
    Electrical: Kicker 0 gauge, Big 3, Stinger SP1000

    REFS: groundpound4200, NeedDirections, connersdad19, psych0ticnemes1, tez4life, 4OZGLOVES, gazayute

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