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Old 04-02-2012, 01:37 AM
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First I want to say thanks for taking time away from the JP thread lol

But I just built my first 4th order and I heard a strange sound so I stuck a flashlight in the port and I saw that there is a tiny gap between the baffle and top of the box. The port is too small for me to be able to reach it with a caulking gun or anything of that sort. I thought about resin but someone mentioned it might just seep right through the crack

Let me know if you have any solutions for my noob mistake
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Pics? You need to remedy that. 4th's no likey air leaks.
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Put caulk on finger, caulk seam. problem solved!
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Yeah I can tell. The box is designed to play flat from 25-50hz but drops off BAD below 30. Not sure if it's due to the air leak or just a bad design. I'm hoping it's the air

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Put caulk on finger, caulk seam. problem solved!


It's 3 feet from port to middle of the baffle, nevermind the corners
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Didn't you make an access panel? To get at the subs somehow?
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Didn't you make an access panel? To get at the subs somehow?

Like I said.. Noob 4th order build. My father helped me build the box and he had blued and nailed the last 2 panels while I was out grabbing dinner not knowing I was going to use weather stripping for the back panel
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can you put tape on the outside of where you want to resin? that way no resin leaks out all over the place.
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The baffle that the subs are mounted on is the one with a gap. it's not an outside panel

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nope... make another
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