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    Kicker enclosure

    I just got my 2 15" kicker L7's (new model) and i am getting ready to start on my enclosure. I was just wandering if the speakers should face up towards the roof or out towards the back. By the way i have a 98 ford explorer 4 dr. Any other suggestions of how i should mount them to get the best performance would help too.......







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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    4-5 cubes tuned to 38-40 hz. Each



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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    thanks jmac...might email u about some designs...




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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    most SUV's tend to be louder with them facing the rear door...




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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    so wait ...should they face up or towards the rear door?




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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    would both subs and both ports facing the roof sound good? let me know if u need a pic to show u what im talking about...BTW i found a new program that helps me with box building...it's called sketchup




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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    I personally would face woofers and ports to the rear....just me tho.




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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    ^^^yeah i would face them towards the rear



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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    well, denim is mod @ an explorer website, and i think that would expose him to more explorer oriented setups.

    if he says it's true it's probably got some backing behind it. I'd make a box w/ port facing back, and subs facing up.. if it doesn't work then just point the subs back and the port facing up.. and if that *****, make a new box.



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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    I would personally try a CRX style box first. If that dosent work, then make one with subs and ports on the same side, then try them in different alignments. But I'm guessing that the CRX style would have some better numbers.



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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    Guy i know has a Envoy- With a 15" L7, he faces it out towards the rear hatch. it bumps pretty **** hard. I would face it out the rear.



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    Re: Kicker enclosure

    Quote Originally Posted by BIG_SUPERMAN72
    Guy i know has a Envoy- With a 15" L7, he faces it out towards the rear hatch. it bumps pretty **** hard. I would face it out the rear.
    And you have a lot of experience with different alignments and different box styles? I'm only quoting you becuase of your responses in other threads.



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