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    I just got a pair of these 8's and the box they cam with is a huge sealed box. I am wanting to build a ported or vented box for it . It should be 2 cubes but Im not
    Sure what to tune it to? i like the low 30's but i think i remember the.recommended was like 43hz or something crazy. Any help appreciated







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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    once they are reconed they are great subs. the weak point is the coil they thermal easy. very nice motor and sub ingeneral...




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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    Looking for input on building an enclosure for these.

    Splaudio: when i blow them up ill send them your way! i hope to be sending you my hcca here soon!




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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    i would put them in 1.75 at about 34hz on about 900rms. I say a small enclosure so they can handle power a little better.



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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    i say bigger box because they can mechy handle it just not thermal so you want it eff as possible.

    1.75cf net is a big box for 2 8s. bout the size i would do for them...




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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    Im thinking about taking the easy fast and cheapm ethod and see what happens. The box the came with is sealed two chambers measuring 1.375 cubes each. Im not sure of the speakers displacement but i was thinking about slapping a 3" diameter port measuring about 9.5" which should give me 35hz. If i don't like it ill start from scratch. What do you think?




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    Subwoofer Specifications
    Subwoofer Size 8"
    Peak Power Handling 800 watts
    RMS Power Handling 400 watts
    Voice Coil(s) Dual
    Impedance (Per Voice Coil) 4 ohms
    Sensitivity 84.99 dB
    Woofer Surround Ribbed Poly-Foam
    Recommended Enclosure Specifications
    Minimum Sealed Box Volume 0.25 cubic feet
    Maximum Sealed Box Volume 0.5 cubic feet
    Minimum Ported Box Volume 1.0 cubic feet
    Maximum Ported Box Volume 1.0 cubic feet
    Top-Mount Depth 4.6"
    Cutout Diameter 7.3"




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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    I agree with ThatChevyGuy, 1.75^3cu.ft tuned between 32-35hz.




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    Re: ma audio 800xl specs

    Well i tried something simple and put two 3.5 inch ports in the sealed box. This turned it into 2.75 cubes before displacement of subs or ports i tuned it to 34hz. I must say i am pretty impressed with these guys they are seeing about 1000w rms each lol but the bass knob stays below half way.




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