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Do you think subs sound better in a slot port or aero ported box? I'm getting 2 skar vvx 12s and a skar 1500 and gonna design a box but can't decide on this. I'll be running a skar 1500. Also anyone who will help with a box design would be great
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i never did a aero/slot "drop-in" type test

but i never really could tell a major difference between the 2, sound wise.

but design-wise, slots are easier to calculate with,
aero's make the box physically bigger
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I can't tell any difference. At all. I'm sure the dB meter and an RTA might be able to discern the differences.
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if you decide to do a slot port, ill help out with a design. i aint messin with aero port calculation though.
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Have any max dims? I can't hear the difference between the two but aeros are more efficient. They take up less space and are easy to modify if you want to change tuning.
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I had slot, then aero and now slot..... I am going back to Aeros!

MUCH easier to deal with overall and look much better
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99% of the time the aero's will meter better, but I can't tell the difference in the sound between the two. The slot port helps brace the box, and will be cheaper if you don't already have the aero port(s).
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