1. F

    Im a newby and i need help please

    Hi my names Trace, this is my first post, im a novice in the car audio world, im buying 2 15 inch gravity warzone sub woofers 3500 rms 4 ohm powered by an EG1-7000D power acoustik monoblock amp, my question is, what size box? I'd like to go with something prefab as I know nothing about building...
  2. Isidro789

    Enclosure info for deathcore/metal/electronic music.

    So I have 2 Avatar SVL-1547 D2 15" subs and wanted to know what should I tune my enclosure to? I listen to deathcore and many other types of metal music and would like for it to play good bass with good drums without having it all sound like one big mess. I also listen to electronic music that...
  3. J

    enclosure building- kerf math?

    I've watched a couple videos and tried out 90 degree kerf bending, the actual cutting technique makes perfect sense to me. I also understand that in order to get a 3 inch radius, I need 9 inches of total kerf length what I don't get is how to factor the kerf bend into the length of material I...
  4. buster-I

    LAB pre-fab enclosures any good?

    Hello, I'm adding a subwoofer to my 2000 Lexus es300 and I need to pick an enclosure. The driver I'm going with is the Dayton HO 12" DVC http://www.daytonaudio.com/product/125/rss315ho-44-12-reference-ho-dvc-subwoofer-4-4-ohm For the amp I'm going US acoustics Mike. I listen to mostly rap, but...
  5. JustinStone

    Subwoofer Enclosure Plan

    Current plan for my subwoofer enclosure. Any tips are accepted and appreciated. The subs will be level with the headrests on the back seats.
  6. B

    Looking for Custom Ported Quad 8" Sub Enclosure

    Hello, As of now I have what most would consider a 'mom car' and along with that comes plenty of space for sub enclosures. Later this year I will be transitioning to a 2018 Ford F150 King Ranch but I don't have a sub enclosure for it. I have looked around on most of the internet and haven't...
  7. R

    Prefab or box building help

    I have never built a box before and I’m not sure if I’m ready to do it yet. I bought a pair of kicker 07 CVR 12s recently and they came in a cheap sealed box. I’m trying to get more sq out of the speakers and I’ve found a few ported box designs on amazon, and I want your help to guide me in the...
  8. G

    Trying to sell equipment. Newbern NC area

    Two shallow audiomobile gts2110 10” subwoofers (single 4ohm 400w) retail for $250. Ported enclosure will come with no scuffs in the felt got it new for around $110. Skar Lp-v2 1000w monoblock amplifier never seen power. Want about 350-400 for everything but will negotiate.
  9. A

    Need ideas! Get Crazy!!

    Hi everyone!  I have had a thread going on in General discussion about a new audio setup I would like to do.  I am still a little bit of a noob but I am reading and learning as much as I can as I go along.  Jeffdachef and a few others helped me out a ton on choosing speakers etc for my new...
  10. A


    Truck Photos and Enclosure Headrest Solution for Seat Lift Inspiration Please view the photos and video before reading:) Essentially I will custom build my own box and get it as close to the reference photos as possible. Using a router, a rasp set, and some basic sanding. Four 8" subs...
  11. G

    "Design Questions for 10" Sundown SA in awkward ported enclosure"

    Hi, this is my first post on this forum and was hoping to get some help in designing my first ported sub enclosure. I have built boxes for subs before but I usually just followed the manufacturers suggested design, this time around I am in a tighter space so I have been stuck with the task of...
  12. mrpep

    Please help with w7 10” box design

    I just bought a used w7 in a ported box that actually sounds pretty good. Thing is it’s a bit punchy for my taste. The box is 14x15x17 and the port is maybe 2”. I usually like 2 c/ft for a 12 at about 32 to 34 hz so I’m thinking that either a longer box like 28” with a larger port maybe 3” might...
  13. ogmajestix

    I need advice about my enclosure and setup. AS WELL INSULATION/POLYFIL

    Hey man, I got a SWA-10S4 10" SCV Bassline Alpine subwoofer 4 ohms and I bought it as a package from car toys that came with a Bassworx sw10b 10" sealed 0.54cf enclosure. It literately sounded like **** nor did it bump at all. I grew on ported boxes with old school alpine brands;so I'm raised...
  14. I

    2 12's vented, or single 12 4th order BP?

    I've been out of the game for about 10 years now, but used to do some competitions and build stereos for friends. So I'm trying to relearn what I used to know, and possibly expand my horizons a little with some new stuff. As the title states I'm considering a couple options for my 2006 Subaru...
  15. B

    Need Subwoofer Recommendation

    I'm looking for help on a subwoofer recommendation. Right now I have an enclosure that hits on all 4 corners and touches the trunk lid when it closes, so I can't go any bigger. I believe the box is about 2.3 cubes per chamber, so I am looking to get the maximum output for the space I'm limited...
  16. S

    Enclosure for obsidian audio 15

    Hey guys i need help with designing a box for a obsidian audio 15 dual 2 ohm subwoofer. Im pretty much just looking for someone who can work a enclosure calculator and draw it for me. Il be willing to pay the person that helps also... The car its going in is a 2012 scion tc and i was looking for...
  17. kamoocreations

    New Motorized Sub Box for Auction

    For Ebay Auction New Motorized Sub Box Listing Link: Motorized Subwoofer Enclosure System Security Design Car Audio Sub Amplifier Box | eBay Description/Condition: New Custom Fabricated Automatic Twin Sub Enclosure Price: Bids Starting at $1 up to ? Shipping: Free within the USA Item...
  18. kamoocreations

    Motorized audio enclosure we just finished building. Whatdoya think?

    VIEW FULL DEMO AT: https://youtu.be/pG1y0Alr6Bs https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/l-yPqdz8OcLhEirtehHIeVEjCSrBV9XM9823vxR3FESv6TGs-zjaOXunsuq_oOS4241iI-pLiFceXo2Veo0VrUB_wC6rCNAYIixe4tqmQpqv_DjQKx77TTi0 wB3kAdKtE7RudHzwSTlK2A6cM0l2ma6QW478zW_fqDgEw_Um3c...
  19. Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorized Enclosure Automatically Opens and Closes to hide your stuff https://youtu.be/pG1y0Alr6Bs
  20. Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorized Enclosure Automatically Opens and Closes to hide your stuff
  21. Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorize Sub / Amp Enclosure

    Motorized Enclosure Automatically Opens and Closes to hide your stuff
  22. F

    Permission to start a "Rip off list". Known people that aren't legit

    I recently got ripped off for about $400 for a 6th order bandpass box, from a member of this forum. His profile said Senior member and he has a audio page on Facebook. His name on this forum is "Wagonized" real name is Dustin Page of Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada. He is the owner of...
  23. A

    Extended Cab Silverado bench seat conversion

    Hey guys im looking at building a custom center console from the front all the way to the back wall of my 2004 Extended Cab Silverado. I am wondering if anybody has had any luck cutting out the center portion of the bench seat and welding bars to keep the door seats?? I am looking at price and...
  24. M

    Enclosure design for a HDC3 10" sub

    Ok so im bad at designing boxes but I'm good at using power tools and i can make a box if i have plans. Im wondering if someone can help design a box for me and maybe give me dimensions and if your nice enough a cut sheet lol. I have a hdc3 10" sub. Im wanting to tune it to like 34. I contacted...
  25. C

    1986 Corvette Custom Sub Enclosure

    Vehicle : 1986 Corvette Coupe Location in the vehicle: Passenger rear storage compartment Space available (Length x Width x Height): ?? don't know if I modify or use fiberglass existing belly. Subwoofer make and model: ? Subwoofer Size: 10" Number of Subwoofers: 1 Type of Port (Kerfed...
  26. Z

    Box for single 12" Type-R

    Hello all!! I recently purchased a new Accord and I'm over the stock system in it. I am installing a single type-r 12" srw-122d ran at 4ohm. I was wondering if anyone could design one with cut sheet for me. Just a simple enclosure, since I'm not the best builder lmao. The subwoofer is an old...
  27. Eggroll

    It's best if I just say it...

    I don't know whether or not I messed up with something or if I have to do something specific, but i'm just going to ask you guys. I didn't want to say it because of how embarrassing it is but I did kinda order my box a little big, but in the wrong way. My box sits about 11 inches away from the...
  28. Eggroll

    Help with mounting...

    I have an enclosure built by CSCStang (amazing btw). It looks kinda like this: Info: 38x16x20 5.67 gross volume 3.8 net (1.9 per sub) 54.3 square inches of port. 13.77 per cube. Tuned to 32hz Question: How can I mount/un-mount the subwoofers (65lb DSS Ethos 12") without taking out the 200...
  29. Jakerrr

    Do fabrics on enclosures affect air-tightness?

    Title. I'm, having a box built right now, already paid extra for carpeting, but how can the sub maintain airtightness if it isn't on a flat surface like bare birch/mdf/etc?
  30. J

    need help with box specifications

    So my current set up that I will be installing is 2 alpine swr-12d2's running series parallel to equal a 2 ohm final impedance. They will be running at 550rms a piece. I would like the box to be tuned to 35hz. I would like help with port six. Whether to go single or dual chamber, cubic feet of...
  31. T

    Sundown zv4 15 box design

    Hi I'm building my first box. I was looking for help in design and what material to you use. It is one zv4 15 in a 99 Suburban. So i have plentry of room. Any help would be great.
  32. Jkidd288

    Please help me fix my enclosure

    So i built a 6.25 cu ft box tuned to high 20's and the port resonates on the inside of the box. This caint be heard from in the car but outside it can be. How can i strengthen the port and box to eliminate this without adding more screws? Would fiberglassing the inside not including the port...
  33. Z

    Theory: seperately tuned boxes for two of same driver for wider frequency range?

    Hi there guys, I love music and sound reproduction and enjoy the constant struggle of making/designing the best sounding sound system. Basically is what I'm wondering if I have two of the same drivers and want to have the widest frequency response with equal as possible spl across the board...
  34. H

    Enclosure Question

    I currently have a Polk Dxi 112 subwoofer that is beginning to go out. Its stock ported enclosure however still seems to be good. I was wondering if it is possible to put a different sub of the same size in it to reduce the cost of buying a new sub and enclosure.
  35. D

    Thoughts on my current enclosure build? (2 12"s 750rms each, 39hz)

    Hello, I'm new here and pretty much new to car audio, just been mostly learning the hard way on a lot of things. Tried to research as much as I could and even had my try at designing my own box that I would like to build. I'm not exactly sure if I get all this stuff which is why I came here to...
  36. skdooley

    Enclosure designs

    If anyone is looking for affordable enclosure designs I can be of service. I've been designing and building enclosures for over 5 years. Ported designs are $20, bandpass $25. I email a cut list along with multiple 3D pictures with measurements. I will need to know the subs you'll be using, the...
  37. B

    Need help with a ported box design in a tight space (3000gt vr4)

    I decided this thread was no longer necessary after long, hard consideration of determining whether this was worth it or not. Instead of making a special box for my special car I decided I'm just going to take out the back seats and fit the enclosure where they used to be since no one could fit...
  38. F

    Subwoofer enclosure

    Hi all, Do you know where I can get enclosures that not only sound good, but are easy on the eyes? I have a custom built enclosure now tuned to 34Hz, it sounds good, but looks pretty average. I saw some SSA enclosures from back in 2010 - they had a red port, it was curved, and wasn't carpeted...
  39. L

    2 FI BL 12's Ported Box Help

    I need a box for my two FI BL 12 inch subwoofers. I keep looking but I can't find a good ported box that gives the required cubic feet needed. The box needs to be tuned to 32ish hertz. Can anyone help me?
  40. heimsothe

    Having trouble finding sealed enclosure for my two SWS-12d2... Please Help

    I am purchasing two Alpine SWS-12d2 subs and an Alpine MRX-M110 amp, it is my very first setup and I know a lot of people don't like prefab enclosures, but I've heard sealed ones aren't that bad considering they aren't tuned. Plus, I want a sealed enclosure, not ported. Alpine lists the...