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    Re: Want to go lower

    yeah i would definately get a box built from a guy here than at a shop. unless if i got an amazing deal. which you would not be.



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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by NuckinFutz View Post
    Anyone have input on 38 Hz?
    Definitely not 38, that's "fart box" territory, it would sound terrible under like 34hz.



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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by UnderFire View Post
    Definitely not 38, that's "fart box" territory, it would sound terrible under like 34hz.
    I'm going to try and tell them something like 34 or 35 Hz. I'm paying around 300 bucks for this think so I want it to sound good. To a 17 year old 300 bucks is a lot.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by T.I.K. View Post
    The higher the pre out voltage, the lower your gain on your amp is, which means the amp doesn't amplify it as much, which means it's a cleaner signal. So yes, prevolt outage is pretty important. But if you're getting 5v pre outs from any HU under $200 they're probably not actually 5v preouts. I'd get an entry level alpine deck. They're 2v pre outs, but they still sound good.
    This would be true if wattage was only based on voltage, but because watts is volts * amps it isn't very accurate to say an amp only amplifies it based on the preout voltage. Preouts have hardly any amperage to them, and remember that some older headunits known for great SQ had preout voltages of only 200mV




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by NuckinFutz View Post
    I'm going to try and tell them something like 34 or 35 Hz. I'm paying around 300 bucks for this think so I want it to sound good. To a 17 year old 300 bucks is a lot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ThatChevyGuy View Post
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    The problem is I've already paid for the box.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by NuckinFutz View Post
    The problem is I've already paid for the box.
    that is a problem, i hope it turns out ok



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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatChevyGuy View Post
    that is a problem, i hope it turns out ok
    They know what they're doing building it. But when I bring my car up there Thursday I'll just talk to the builder and let him know specifically what I want.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Whyd they raise the price $50 since yesterday? Didnt you just put a down payment on it?



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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by mazdakid View Post
    Whyd they raise the price $50 since yesterday? Didnt you just put a down payment on it?
    Its somewhere between 250-300. I handed him 290 today.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Why did this turn into a HU discussion?

    OP your low bass is not getting quieter as you turn it, your mid/upper bass freqs are taking over. Which is making the lower bass seem quieter. I'm guessing your box/vehicle peaks in the mid/upper 40's freq region.

    Do NOT have them tune the new enclosure to 38Hz, 32-34Hz is more like what you'd want.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by mlstrass View Post
    Why did this turn into a HU discussion?

    OP your low bass is not getting quieter as you turn it, your mid/upper bass freqs are taking over. Which is making the lower bass seem quieter. I'm guessing your box/vehicle peaks in the mid/upper 40's freq region.

    Do NOT have them tune the new enclosure to 38Hz, 32-34Hz is more like what you'd want.
    ^^^^ this




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    Re: Want to go lower

    Guys, I don't know what he tuned it too. Whatever it is. It looks good, and insanely loud. I didn't know a box could make such a dramatic difference.




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    Re: Want to go lower

    That's what happens when you go from a sealed box to a ported box. How are the lows now?



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    Re: Want to go lower

    Quote Originally Posted by mazdakid View Post
    That's what happens when you go from a sealed box to a ported box. How are the lows now?
    They're awesome! You can really feel them, it makes your hair feel like its standing up.

    Im pretty happy with it. Imo it was worth 300 bucks. It looks good and everything. He told me the next upgrade would be some component speakers.




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