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    Best sub (s)for $300

    Hello, i am trying to maximize my $300 budget for new subwoofer(s).

    My current selection now is two Skar VVX-10s at $150 a piece for $300 total.

    Anybody know any 10, 12 or 15 subwoofer that can best maximize my $300 budget? Its going in the trunk of a car and plays a wide variety of music, mainly hip-hop and rap but sometimes rock. It cannot be a monstrous box either(the requirements).

    I was recommended an AudioQue HDC 3.0 10 or 12 versus a PowerBass 3xl 10" (x2)







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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    Quote Originally Posted by JoeK View Post
    Hello, i am trying to maximize my $300 budget for new subwoofer(s).

    My current selection now is two Skar VVX-10s at $150 a piece for $300 total.

    Anybody know any 10, 12 or 15 subwoofer that can best maximize my $300 budget? Its going in the trunk of a car and plays a wide variety of music, mainly hip-hop and rap but sometimes rock. It cannot be a monstrous box either(the requirements).

    I was recommended an AudioQue HDC 3.0 10 or 12 versus a PowerBass 3xl 10" (x2)
    id go with the audioque hdc3 15 if you could... IMO, best sub in its price range. just save alittle bit more for the shipping



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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    id go with the audioque hdc3 15 if you could... IMO, best sub in its price range. just save alittle bit more for the shipping
    what is the standard price and box size for one? I am considering one




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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    I have an aluminum coil d1 for trade, but I'll sell it for 250 flat. Your power has to be at 2 or .5 ohms thou



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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    There's a new 15" havoc for sale on ebay for $299. It's been listed a few times so I know he can't sell it. He was asking $350 so the price has dropped at least once. I can post a link for you if you're interested.




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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    Quote Originally Posted by BlurredVision View Post
    I have an aluminum coil d1 for trade, but I'll sell it for 250 flat. Your power has to be at 2 or .5 ohms thou
    Im not sure what that is. The amp i will be getting will be 2ohms @ 1100W, 1ohms @ 1600W




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    Quote Originally Posted by JoeK View Post
    what is the standard price and box size for one? I am considering one
    279 before shipping.... box could very... what you powering it with amp wise



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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    Quote Originally Posted by 07denali View Post
    There's a new 15" havoc for sale on ebay for $299. It's been listed a few times so I know he can't sell it. He was asking $350 so the price has dropped at least once. I can post a link for you if you're interested.
    Ill have a look at it. Im not sure about the box requirements and such for having a car and all

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    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    279 before shipping.... box could very... what you powering it with amp wise
    1 ohm @ 1600W, 2 ohms @ 1100W RMS power for both




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    Re: Best sub (s)for $300

    seeing the sub is 1000rms im pretty sure the box wont have to be huge. i hear more ppl say use a smaller box with more power and bigger with less power.... but also would depend on what your aiming at



    MY NEW RIDE- 2001 HYUNDAI SANTA FE (BEST SCORE 147+DB 30-SEC MUSIC-BB2400 & 1 HDC3-18 W/STOCK ELEC)
    2 SOUNDQUBED SDC2.5-15'S ~ 7.06 CUBE @ 37HZ ~ SHARK 2500(FOR NOW,2 STRAPPED LATER)@ 1OHM
    STOCK ALT ~ 1 STOCK DEKA & 2 AGM'S ~ 4 RUNS OF 1/0(2+/2-)


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    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    seeing the sub is 1000rms im pretty sure the box wont have to be huge. i hear more ppl say use a smaller box with more power and bigger with less power.... but also would depend on what your aiming at
    Im looking for max loudness @ 1ohm. SQL isnt a big thing, just loud bass!




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    Im looking for max loudness @ 1ohm. SQL isnt a big thing, just loud bass!
    i would probly go about 4.5cubes after port displacement(if you go with a slot port)



    MY NEW RIDE- 2001 HYUNDAI SANTA FE (BEST SCORE 147+DB 30-SEC MUSIC-BB2400 & 1 HDC3-18 W/STOCK ELEC)
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    STOCK ALT ~ 1 STOCK DEKA & 2 AGM'S ~ 4 RUNS OF 1/0(2+/2-)


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    STOCK ALT ~ 1 STOCK BATTERY ~ ONLY 6GA POWER WIRE


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    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    i would probly go about 4.5cubes after port displacement(if you go with a slot port)
    That seems large for a car, but im no box builder.




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