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Doing a center console build for a buddy while I am down in Florida for school. He has two Type R 10''s, the newest ones. I was thinking about down firing the subs and rear firing the port. What do you guys thing? 32'' long, 15'' wide, 16.5 high are the dimensions I have to work with. Or should I upfire the subs. Its a 2002 dodge ram crew cab. Must use a slotted port as I do not have time to order aeros
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Also tuning as low as possible. I suppose I could use 3'' PVC for ports if I must.
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If you down fire them like that it will be easy to loose things in the opening and said things could puncture the speakers easily. You basically have a bandpass design to begin with so why not fully encase the speakers and run a 6th order with one port top of front panel and the other out the top of the rear panel?
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Well the design in the picture will not have the trim going around it. Just a few legs. What do you mean things falling inside the box?
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Between the floor and the subs that are firing downward..
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I have a center slot port box with two 10s down firing as my rear center console. {f150 crew}

up firing sucks. down fire or rear fire are the only good way to go.

not sure about the rear fire port.. I like my down firing center port.


I would leave as much side space open as possible. if that becomes a tuned chamber, it can ruin the sound by dictating the sound release.

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I see. Well I suppose that's plausible with about any setup unless you are careful.
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Thanks sonic. I suppose I can change it up and fire the subs and the port down
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