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    54hz port and box help!!

    My box port is tuned to 54hz...i set gain and everything according to the 54hz level and jesus its loud when you get around the 54hz tone but everywhere else is kinda lacking. Its a alpine type x 12" dvc 4 ohm getting a true 991rms as per volt meter...44ish volts ac. Is this a bad hz level to have a daily driver tuned to??? Everywhere i look everyone is around wayy lower like the 35hz range.







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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    Quote Originally Posted by dunerider650 View Post
    My box port is tuned to 54hz...i set gain and everything according to the 54hz level and jesus its loud when you get around the 54hz tone but everywhere else is kinda lacking. Its a alpine type x 12" dvc 4 ohm getting a true 991rms as per volt meter...44ish volts ac. Is this a bad hz level to have a daily driver tuned to??? Everywhere i look everyone is around wayy lower like the 35hz range.
    Wow.....yeah, that's way too high for a daily.



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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    54 is a fart box, at least get it done to about 35 if not 33




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    yeah, around 32-34hrtz. why you get a box tuned so high?




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    I'm tuned at 31...I would say drop that tuning down to at least 37hz and see how it does




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    Get down to @38-40hz Below 35 is pretty pointless if you listen to music besides test tones or slowed remix




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    got the sub box and alpine type x in box for free.....would like to keep the box ill check out the port volume and see what i can do with it to get the hz lower.




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    whys everone tuning so low? what kind of music are you listening to?




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    Quote Originally Posted by SMS View Post
    whys everone tuning so low? what kind of music are you listening to?
    Straight out da hood slappin dat ish g music son get wit it nig




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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    Ghetto bass music, if you like club music "NTS NTS NTS NTS!" then you want high tuning but for an overall tuning IMO is around 35hz.



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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    My new box for my Attitude is tuned @ 29hz



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    Re: 54hz port and box help!!

    Daily I wouldn't do anything above 38hz..
    And I listen to everything from Rap, Dubstep, Dubstep remixes, Rock, Alternative.. etc... I can play anything from 28ish to 50ish and sound good and loud doing so..
    1.9net cubes tuned to 31hz.. Hispl built Shocker 12" on an Earthquake 2k... pushing 1k @4ohms..



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