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    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...
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    ENCLOSURE VS. SUBWOOFER

    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...
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    "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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
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    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...
  7. 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...
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    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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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?
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    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...
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    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.
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
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    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.
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    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...
  25. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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?
  29. 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...
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    Please for the love of god can one of you tell me what enclosure will fit my p3's?!

    Hi, I've been browsing the site for a while and am very new to car audio since everyone on here seems to know so much about all this can some one please please point me in the direction of a ported box that will match these two rockford fosgate p3d2 12" subs I have I can't seem to find one...
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    Thinking inside the box

    Thinking inside the box To anyone with knowledge, be it professional or novice, but only serious answers. Just as the title implies I'm thinking inside the box. I am a huge advocate of car audio, I'm 40 years old, matured in the mid 90's. Been into car audio for a long time as a hobbyist, and...
  32. Tyley

    Enclosure for 2 Sundown SA-8s or 2 used Sa-8s in box

    I'm really new to all this stuff and I really don't know much about car audio at all, but I need to buy an enclosure that would be optimal for Sundown Sa-8s. If you have a pair that you're willing to sell with the enclosure I could buy those as well.
  33. Snif1

    Opinions on an enclosure

    So I just bought a Rockford Fosgate P3 12" 4Ohm (Newest Model) and I was curious as to what box to get, I listen to mostly heavy Electronic music and Rap/R&B so besides the Rockford Fosgate box and an expensive custom made one which are probably the best ways to go, what are your opinions...
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    R/T Subwoofer Boxes

    I found this on Amazon - Amazon.com: R/T 300 Enclosure Series -318-12 Alpine - Single 12-Inch Slot Vented Sub Bass Hatchback Speaker Box with Labyrinth Power Port for Alpine Subs: Car Electronics It looks like it comes from this company - RT Obcon Subwoofer Boxes For...
  35. soundsolutions

    Khaotik Enclosure HD Photos

    SINGLE 15" PORTED ENCLOSURE | $323 SHIPPED IN THE US 48! Ported Single 15" Subwoofer Enclosure - SSA STORE
  36. thatguy12

    dual SA 12, around 4ft in subaru out, tuned at 33hz

    Building my first enclosure and having some trouble. This will be going in a 2001 Subaru outback wagon. I have two sa 12s, my current box has a very short ranupge a playable frequencies, none are below 40hz. This box i want tuned low, I want to do subs up. Max dimensions are 42 width, 14 height...
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    Rockford Fosgate P3's

    I'm going to order 2 new 12 inch 2011 Rockford Fosgate P3's to go with my first generation JL Audio Slash 1000/1 amp upgrading from my 2 12 inch Kicker Comps lol, and I need help getting a new box. At the moment I have a "sealed" box with 1.18 cubes per sub. I say "sealed" because the front...
  38. B

    Tuning ported boxes

    I've been dabbling in box construction recently and I've made some pretty decent builds but I stildon't quite understand how to tune my boxes to a certain Hz, can anyone help explain that process?
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    Subwoofer custom enclosure

    If I was looking for a custom ported enclosure for a single 12 inch subwoofer (don't know which one yet), what is an average price for a decent one? I live in Chattanooga, TN btw. I'm gonna be building a system in the future and I want to be looking at options. It's probably gonna be around 500...
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    Box Recommendations and Request for Quote: JL 12w3v3 in 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybri

    I've been a lurker on these forums for awhile and I've finally decided to register, get involved, and ultimately get a little help. I've been looking for a sealed enclosure (sale or blueprints) that would support a JL 12w3v3 (2 Ohm; JL 500/1 pushing it). The vehicle is my daily driver, 2011...