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Old 10-13-2009, 06:37 PM
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Well, as some of you know I had the 2x custom 15's in there before, but I want to change the port cause it was kind of sloppy (VERY SLOPPY), so in the mean time I put in my 18" SSX.........!!!!!!!

and WOW, that thing is impressive, suspension is as loose as i've ever seen a sub suspension, and it gets louder than my 2x15's off of the same power in the box it came with (i believe it was 4.7cu. ft tuned to 32hz claimed)

I just built a new box for it (not really a "build log, sry")

4.3cu. ft, 2x 6" external custom built flared aero's made from plant pots (worked Focking perfect!! $5 each!!!)

Started as a plant pot I got from work



Cut the plant pots...and Bam.. a perfect $30 flare just like PSP


Very solid 6" tube.. and a perfect fit


Threw em in the box which was a nightmare to build cause I kept f-in up...the original plan was to have both the ports on the back side of the box right above one-another, but with the flares, it didnt fit, and I had a double baffle, and wanted to try and stay below the window line



Bought the sub with the screw holes stripped out (didnt know at the time of purchase) so I had to use 1/2" screws instead.. but so far so good. It def. got even louder, and seems to hit with more authority over-all... Tuned at 38-40hz... gettin some more flexin now.. I'd imagine its hittin 148-150 sealed/legal right now

my plan now for the box with the 2x 15's is... I cut of the front of the box, and i'm going to put in 1x 10.5" flared aero which gives it a little more port than the 3x 6" tubes I had in there.... more port+better efficiency will hopefully give me some more output
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Quiet...

j/k can't wait to hear it.
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dude, those things are perfect.. if anyone is interested in em, lemme know... can cut them to your prefered length/ radius (I wouldnt go more than 7", or you won't have much flare left).. but I can also get 8-10" buckets as well for prolly like 7-10 bucks

bizzle... i got tomorrow off.. hit me up if you are free.
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you are officially a Home & Garden expert.
i do electrical and lighting to....
should have seen the lamp-shape I fiberglassed over for my 10.5" flared aero.... couldnt figure out a way to cut it straight though so it didnt work out to well unfortunately
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use the 4gauge screw for the strip holes. i used some on mine works great. just predrill it first
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use the 4gauge screw for the strip holes. i used some on mine works great. just predrill it first
for the ports??

wouldnt work... the cutout was to big.. I had to load it up with caulk and epoxy to seal it.. but hey, it works...... looks like absolute crap, but it works
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