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    How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Assuming they are receiving 400 watts a piece, and the box will be tuned to 33 hz, how large should a box be for 2 Skar VVX-12s? I emailed Kevin and he said 3.6 cubic feet after displacement. Would that be about right?







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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    sounds rite



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    I would go around 2cubes each after displacement... an i would try a lower tune... like 30 or 29hz



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Does that include displacement of the subs (.15 cubic feet each)

    Here is the box Kevin designed

    Width : 32
    Depth : 19
    Height : 14.5"

    tuned to 30hz, is 3.6 cubic feet after displacement (including the ~.3 cubic feet displacement of the subwoofers)

    If I'm running 800 watts @ 2 ohms (400 watts to each sub) would it be better to make it slightly bigger at ~3.8 cubic feet?




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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    displacement is .18 from the site anyway

    I would go bigger at like 4cubes or so maybe 4.4cubes before sub displacement



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Skars love the lows. I'd tune lower if it were me. I'm going to be tuning 28 to 30 hz when I get my 10s



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Even lower than 30hz?
    Also, I'm seeing if I can increase the depth a little bit to get to 4 cubic feet and I will see what happens

    edit: okay here are the new box specs

    Width : 32"
    Depth : 21.5"
    Height : 14.5"
    Tuned to 30hz

    Would that be 4.0 cubic feet after displacement of port+subs? I think that sounds good right there




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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    I'd go with Kevin's suggestion, or better yet talk to Mobile Enclosures and get something designed for exactly what YOU want out of the subs



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Well, the dimensions for 4 cubic feet after displacement is what Kevin came up with. I'll probably go with that and pay today, is that the one I should be going with over the 3.6 cubic foot box? Keep in mind I only have 400 watts to each sub




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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    You're going to run more power to them in the future though right?




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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    i know i built mine to spec for one and it wants more space easy and lower mine is tuned at 34hz i would go 30hz or lower
    ive ran mine at 150, 300, 500, 700, 1k watts and it sounds good on any of that



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    I had my box shipped from kevin, and it is 2.09cube for 1 12". That is the entire box, after displacement of sub and port, i'm not sure what it would be, but probably close to 1.7 or 1.8 (same as yours would be). I asked him to tune it to 30 and it sounds great. They are Kevin's subs. I would trust what he says and as suggested above, if you want a second opinion ask a good box designer such as mobile or ram.



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    Re: How large should a box for 2 Skar VVX-12s be?

    Why does everyone insist on tuning low? That is not always the answer to getting the desired output. Even if it is lows. Application plays a massive roll in tuning and sub/port placement.




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