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  1. Composite laminate sub box.

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I was brainstorming ways to further deaden the epoxy fiberglass sub box that I'm working on for my Toyota 86 last night and came up with an idea. I apologize if this has been gone over before, but I wasn't able to find anything regarding anything like this on here. But that also leads me to...
  2. Help me find the right amplifier

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hey guys I am new here just passed my drivers license and I need help picking my sound system. I bought my first car and one of my parents bought me this subwoofer box - auna Boomcase X8 Passive Car Subwoofer I have tried looking for it myself and I been googleing the past week and stil don't...
  3. Box for 2 SPL show 15's

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hey all, I'm new to the forum here but i had noticed a ton of info on this site and need a few questions answered for a build we are doing for our shop. We are in the midst of building up a 1994 jimmy with two Hertz SPL show 15's on a Hertz HP3001 3000w rms amplifier. We need a build for a...
  4. First Truck Build Ever!

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I just picked myself up a 17 Honda Ridgeline and I'm already 98% on the system build. I am however coming to you guys in the sense that there's 2 things I haven't worked with in my head yet. 1) The woofers will be in the cab of a truck. I have never had a downfire setup, or ANY setup in a...
  5. Custom Box for Alpine SWR-1042D

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hey guys im new here just trying to figure out how to properly design a box for my sub. im using WINISD and got everything down pretty much except the port is confusing me, can someone just double check my measurements and tell me exactly what tune this box will give me ? My box is HxWxL...
  6. 140 DB Under A Bench Seat?

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi guys, I am a first time poster. I joined this forum because I am on a mission to get at least 140 db under the rear seat of my quad cab dodge ram. I have tried a sealed mdf enclosure under the back seat, fibreglass enclosure under the rear seat and lastly I had a 15" sundown Zv4 on 2400 watts...
  7. Noob question on box size

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    Vehicle: 2012 VW Passat CC Location in the vehicle: trunk, firing through seats Space available (Length x Width x Height): plenty Subwoofer make and model: Hertz HX250D Subwoofer Size: 10" Number of Subwoofers: 1 Type of Port (Kerfed, Slot, Aero, etc.): Sealed What type of music do you like...
  8. Build from the Ground Up

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi all. I am getting ready to start buying stuff for a totally new build and would welcome any comments. My goal is sound quality for acoustic, vocals, blues, and rock at moderate volume levels. Build will be 2-way components in the front and coaxials in the back, with passive crossovers...
  9. Dayton 10" HO and PE kit cabinet questions

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi everyone , anyone familiar with the Dayton 10" reference HO sub and kit sealed cabinet enclosure below ? I was thinking about putting 2 of them in my 2014 civic coupe trunk and power them with an Arc or Zapco 500W class D . Would that be overkill ? Maybe just one 12" or even one 10" instead...
  10. 03 Silverado ext cab + center console sub howto

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Does anyone know if you can stick a sub under the center console of a 99-06 (silverado,tahoe,yukon,...)? I am trying to get some bass in the truck, absolutely nothing at the moment. If so, does it require a fiberglass box? What sub?
  11. 15" sub box floor help!

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I have a 15" Rockford fosgate p2 and I built a floor where the spare tire goes and you can barely hear the sub. I do not know what else to do to the thing. This is my first time building one so any help is needed!
  12. Which way to aim subs??

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi Everyone, I own a 2000 Chevy S10 ZR2 with a extended cab that I am installing a 10" Kicker Comp RT sub in. I was wondering whether it would be best to up fire, down fire, or forward fire my box. I personally would like to down fire my sub so I do not have to worry about damage and I think...
  13. False floor and sub box questions

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    I have a G35 coupe and my trunk is super small. Mosty it's just really shallow. I want to take out my spare and lower the floor first and then I'll build a subwoofer box to fit nicely in the corner. For the in I'll be using either mdf or some good material but what should I use for the floor...
  14. Sub Boxes with Plexi backs, Post your pics

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    So I'm trying this for the first time , adding a plexi back to a new sub box. I wanted to put it out there and see what other people have done to make the inside of the box cool. I forgot to mention Blue less will light up the inside. Heres mine so far. Thinking of doing the leads in solid...
  15. Silverado sub box help! Hertz HX300D.

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Building my new system i've decided on the subs and narrowed the box's down to 2 decisions (unless you have other recommendations) SUBS: Hertz HX300D http://www.hertzaudiovideo.com/doc/pdf_hx300d.pdf BOXES: $150 99-06 GM Extended Cab Ultra Deep Dual 10/12 Downfire Box OR $250 99-06 GM...
  16. noob needing help with amp and bass driver

    General Car Audio Discussion
    So just got this system and im trying to figure out the best way to set the amp and bass driver. Looking for SPL Iv looked online and kinda understand how to set the amp if you guys want to add your .2 cents by all means. Amp Ampline mrx m100 Sub 12" type x Box is custome Set at 32hz...
  17. sub box for alpine type x

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey everyone I'm new to this forum and I looked everywhere online and couldn't really figure out exactly what I wanted to do so I figured this would be the best place to go for help. I have recently purchased a 12" alpine type x to replace my 4th gen type r and I've been having a tough time...
  18. Seasoned DIY'er with a new website

    New Member Introduction
    Hello! As is the case with so many, I've visited this forum for many months, looking at reviews and troubleshooting strategies, and just generally soaking up knowledge. I've started a website (which I'm under the impression I'm not allowed to link to or advertise without permission... Could...
  19. Infinity Kappa Perfect DVQ10 sound quality?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hello. I'm new to this forum and I'm looking for some suggestions with my subwoofer set-up I just recently completed, as I do not believe I'm getting the best sound possible out of what I have. I can provide some basic specs on all of the components to the system for starters and can provide...
  20. Need Custom Box / Design

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Wasn't sure exactly which to post this under, but here we go.. Okay so I'm looking to upgrade from a sealed box to vented, I'd tried a prefab'd one from sonic, and long story short, made my subs sound like sh!t. Lesson learned. This is my first system, so trying to do it the right way this...
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