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  1. Got my HDS300 15" D2 for $135 shipped off a guy on fb. Was used but could not even tell of any use. Anyway, i researched these alot before deciding. 3 in coil and 1200 rms for $150? I thought it would be trash. boy was i wrong. VERY well built. I love it. New box build soon. But for now i am very happy. It is a monster my friends. Will be using them for my build. If any questions regarding the review on the woofer, i will try to answer them!
  2. I was wondering if there are any upcoming competitions I'd be able to go to this coming Spring/Summer in Michigan? I havn't found anything online yet, maybe I havn't looked hard enough, but nonetheless if anyone can provide me with info that'd be greatly appreciated!
  3. 150db Quest!

    Hey guys i have a 2006 chevy cobalt 4dr.im wanting to hit close to 150db. Im at 148.1 now with 2 DD 9512s and a DD M3 amp @.5 ohm box tuned around 44hz.... Everyone was hating on me at first so im just updating my build.. let me know what you guys think about it now.....
  4. Previously I had 2 psi reconed re sx 18s in a 4th order in the bed of my truck. I was doing 153s at 33hz. I sold them thinking that 5 12s would be louder. I bought 5 rockford fosgate p3 12s thinking they would be louder because they had more surface area and more rms. When I put them in I was barely doing 140s. I tried changing out the ports and decreasing the sealed chamber which ended up making it sound better but not any louder. What am I doing wrong? Theoretically it should be louder right? The box is 29.5 cubic feet by 11.5 cubic feet (after displacement) After I changed shrunk the rear chamber it is now 6 cubic feet but easily changeable back if need be.
  5. 8 8s not loud ?

    i just finished my door panel and i install 8 Sound-stream SME-804 i hook them all up to a old rf p850.4 bridged 4 ohms too 2 channels the problem is my 4 6.5 pwx on 40 watts are louder then all 8 8s lol . why and is it, bc crescendo pwx are really good and very sensitive. or was sound stream a horrible choice, not enough power? .......... idk what u guys think btw the pwxs are on a power crap 4 channel amp i got for 10 bucks the reason i went with sound stream was bc they where on sale should have went with the prvs to late.
  6. So since my first box I have wanted to do an enclosure with no space restrictions. A build that focuses on cone area and low tuning. Subs are HDS200's (ordered one already to see if I like them, I will post pictures here when it gets here) Soundqubed is very vague with there enclosure recommendations and i'm looking for a more specialized design My first dilemma is with the box and is if I should go with a 2x2 pattern such as this: Or a 4x1 pattern such as this: (ported though) My only real limits are what can fit through my doorframe's in my house. I was playing with the RE Box Calculator and I can make both styles fit. I want between 12-19 cubes. (<---cant believe i'm serious with this) tuned low to 28-35 hrz It can be enormous, only one of the dimensions needs to conform to the doorframe's
  7. Smd like box design

    I posted a recent thread asking about more power out my electrical system. I am also designing a box for my Rockford t2 15 pushed by a t1000bd. I want to build a box like Steves Lexus either the plexiglass window I bought 3/4 lexan and to go in it. My current design is to have a fiberglass top so the sub fires up and then have a plexi window in the back facing the back hatch of my Explorer, with the port firing to the back. The plexiglass is only going to be a window I have about 3 inches of space all the way around the plexiglass. So my question is has anyone tried sub up port back in a suv or can anyone tell me if it will sound better with the port up
  8. Whats going on my friends? I have tried searching through the thread on my question and have found one link that is almost a year old and not sure if anyone besides me has happened to come across it. I posted on there but since the thread has been dead for so long, I am sure that it wont be seen for sometime. My question, I am looking for a good design that will give me nasty loud lows and give good spl. As the title says, those are the subs I am running. I know these subs can achieve decent levels as i had a set back in 96 @ 500Rms each on a gothic 1600 bridged and nailed 142.2. All in a full size custom van. I am working with a set of 12D2 @ 2ohm on a mrx m240 and you can take a look at my pictures and see how it looks... i have my old m1000 in the pics and have redone the wiring so a new pic will be posted soon showing what it looks like now. ( Before you say anything.... I will be getting rid of the Cap as it is useless for my current setup) I would like to keep the subs facing up, and have thought of inverting them as well if it wont totally kill SPL... but I would also like to vent on the drivers side... Either up or to the front... again.... which ever would be better to achieve decent numbers at the meter. I am going to be mounting two kinetic 2400's with it so my measurements will change from what i thought i was going to be able to use... as for now these are the dimensions i have to work with. i have 62.5" side to side. 18" tall and 20" front to back... i am looking for something that will get low and nasty... I am not sure the dimensions of the 2400 so if anyone knows.... please throw in a bone so i can get a better clue of what siz my box is going to be. i could get the smaller 600 or 800 and maybe mount them in the side panels under my xcab windows but still i dont have dimensions and with the power i will need on my m240 i think either of those would be a waste... or should i just mount 2 1200's under my hood and bump up to a 300 amp alternator and call it good? I have done some smaller builds and never had to worry about the things that i am doing now so bare with me on it... I am not completely noob when it comes to wiring.. as i never let anyone else ever install my equipment... just looking for assistance on a box design and maybe placement of secondary batteries and maybe the best way to fuse them to prevent damage to my subs and amps. Thanks everyone!!!
  9. Start of the new year brings more demos and more pain, black nasty getting louder!!!! The next two videos only get better, enjoy
  10. Hello everyone, This is my first post here, or on any forum on the interwebz. Thank you all in advance for any help you can provide. So my old focus hatchback decided to kick the bucket and I purchased a 2012 chrysler 200. Not my first choice of bass car but its nice and they were the only dealership in the Ann Arbor MI are that could get me a reasonable loan. I have 1 Sundown Z v.3 18 that i would love to try to cram in the trunk, i built the box for it that was in my focus but it will not fit in the chrysler so im looking for advice on how to make the proper choices for port size and what not. I do not plan to compete, i like it loud but clear also. Im not a strick audiophile but i can tell whats good and not. I love the lows, feeling the music is the best part but i listen to all sorts of music not just rap so id like to be able to have a bit of range. The trunk has a max height of 14.5 inches (that includes space for the woofer to move), 38" wide at the smallest point and id like to keep it to a max length of 30ish". I obviously dont care about having any trunk space left, thats why we have back seats right? For the time being ill be using my orion hcca 10 in the spec ported box that i paid wayyy to much to have the local shop build a few years ago. Power is a Hifonics Brutus brx 1600, kinetik hc 2000, knukoncepts ofc 1 awg, stock alt, new front batt soon and big 3 soon, there is only the stock crap in the car right now. And i know the amp isnt amazing but it gets the job done. So after the longwindedness you just endured what would yall say is a good port option? 6 to 7 cube box, i know the rule of thumb is 12 to 16 in sqd per foot cubd, id like to be around 32 33 hz. I was think an internal height of about 11", sub mounted up to a single baffle with a second overtop to make it flush and add strength and some 2x4 braces around the cutout. Single baffle everywhere else. My last box i messed up on calculations (first time) and ended up tuned way high but it sounded pretty good, got loud and still played down into the 20s. It is 1.5 inch mdf all around, resind the inside, 45d the corners, bedlined the outside, it weighs more than my gf with a purse full of rocks. Id like to go birch and stain it this time Thank you all again, im open to any and all suggestions. I can post pics too if anyone wants. As an fyi i have no comp to use any box building software since my macbook pro was stolen a year and a half ago so im all website calcs and paper.
  11. Spl help for some tens?!?!?

    Alright. So I got a tricky question. I recently installed a pro box wit . Some cadence subs. I previously had some digital designs 510 subs in a ported box... I'm not sure what it is tuned too. But it's tuned low. I know where a local crank it up will be and I'm seriously debating if I should build a box for spl to compete. The only amp i have at the moment is a planet audio 1200.2 anarchy and it gets the job done.... For being planet audio. But Iwas jjust wondering if anyone has any tips or suggestions for me if I do decide to build a box. It'll be tuned to 46-50 hz. I just started thinking about it yesterday and I haven't even started on box plans..... Yet. Thanks in advance any help given
  12. I have been looking around to uprgrade my bass. I have ordered a pioneer gmd9601 amp that claims 1200rms @1ohm. As far as subs, I have been looking into 2 10 inch subs. sundown SA, FI X, RE SEx are a few I have researched. I have an Isuzu rodeo so space is not much of a problem. What are peoples' ideas and suggestions to get loud? can't upgrade the amp right as of yet.
  13. Hey, so I'm building myself a new enclosure for spring, so as to accommodate higher power and more displacement. While I do have a lot of enclosure construction experience, I am stumped on this one. I plan to build a new 4th order (B-pillar wall, has to stay in vehicle) with a larger port and more bracing (already eliminated modifying current enclosure). My difficulty is not in the building of the enclosure, but in the finishing. Now, in the past I used to use fiberglass resin on the inside of boxes to reduce box rise and help increase my airflow. I would just crawl in the port, turn on a big ass fan to suck the fumes out, and go to town. Because of recent health occurrences, I am unable to inhale any fumes from resin even through a mask, because my lungs will collapse. Is there some alternative to resin I can use to achieve a similar effect? I'm willing to give up little bit of SPL to live, but not too much haha. And yes, I am aware that crawling into a complete box to resin was dangerous to begin with, but at the time I didn't think anything of it.
  14. So I got rid of the H3. I Bought a brand new 2013 Ridgeline (Honda). I was wondering if you guys have any opinions on a 4th order blow through. My plans so far are this. Port will be 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 8 total inches coming through the armrest area into from the bed of truck. The sealed portion will be 3cubes. 49.25 w x 18.75 h x 8 deep. The ported portion will be 49.25w x 18.75 h x 14.5 d . I was wondering if I should make any changes to the port depth at all. Or just any input whatsoever. The subwoofer will be a Atomic APX 18" D2. thank you all, And I welcome all comments. So this is my work in progress, the truck
  15. On Nov. 3rd I'll will be going to the 1x Iasca and Db Drag event in Concord, NC. This will bey first event ever and the only thing I'm really interested in other than seeing other peoples cars is finally getting mine metered. What should I be expecting? Any tips? EDIT: They will have bass boxing, db drag, and bass race there. Which event should I compete in? Im not looking to win anything, I just want to see what numbers my car will put up. Is there any class that will let me go vented? (windows down) or is it all sealed?
  16. So I have already built a 6 cubic inch box with 3/4 MDF. Box Specs Width-40" Height-18" Depth-19 1/2" Right now its just a sealed box, but i want to port it to about 28 hz. Can anyone help me figure out the port size and all of that? Iv never done a port. Thanks in advance!
  17. So me and my uncle are building a wall enclosure in the back of a 1997 expedition, and we made a little mistake of making the box 18 inches long when I feel it should be way longer so I can tune it to 29-31 hertz, we already glew'd the sides bottom and back together but we were curious if it's possible we could glue/caulk or anything to add on more wood to the sheet if it's possible, I was told it would fuck with the frequency and told it would work if done right, right now I can only tune the box to 35 hertz when I'm trying get lower This is how the box looks right now, there is a opening in the back for plexy glass to be installed.
  18. i saw this the other day lol very clean in stall. sounded amazing haahhahahaaha like nails on a chalkboard or cats burning alive. he was only clipping a little bit. it might have sounded horrible but it was so loud u get dizzy next to it lol i never want to here or see it again
  19. Anyone use line driver for SPL? Does it help? I have RCA output of 4v rms already from my stereo, will it benefit me using this line driver (see below)? Amp is NS1 btw. http://i.seimg.net/images/527551/main/overdrive-gray.jpg http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_28924_AudioControl-OVERDRIVE-OVERDRIVE-PLUS-Gray.html
  20. I was wanting to upgrade from 2 e8v3 on a mrxm100 alpine mono so I looked around and noticed sundown had a new sub line the x series I saw the price and I ordered it so I have the sundown x-12 d4 and I went to look up some specs, now my problem is I don't know where to start with the box I know ill tune to mid 30s so like 33 or 35hz but as for the size of the box no idea I have built boxes for many set ups but not one with a sub like this
  21. BL 18 in a 4th Order

    I'm gonna be building a new box for my BL 18 soon and I really wanna build a 4th so I can have ability to play a wide range of music. Anyone designed a 4th for a BL 18 before or know someone who has? I'm currently running it off a SQ2200 and the max dimensions I can fit are about 20 x 41 x 25 (H x W x D). Do I even have enough room for a 4th?
  22. Here is a link to my youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Fuzzy336 https://www.facebook.com/CentralNCBassheads I started a Facebook page for us bass heads in the Central North Carolina area from the Triangle area to the Triad area and every small town in between and surrounding those areas. I plan to start hosting Bass competitions real soon because I managed to buy a Termlab for only $120. It's an older model but it still works great. Also, on the page I will let people know about other local competitions and any sales/specials being offered by local stores. I'm just trying to help bring the bass community together 1 step at a time. So on to the videos! The newest and most updated walk around video will always be the top embedded video with all of the older walk a-rounds listed beneath it. Tahoe walkaround #1: ---------------------------- Below are the flex videos I have uploaded in order from newest to oldest. Flex Video # 7 - Supafreak (decaf): Flex Video # 6 - I Cook (decaf): Flex Video # 5 - Rich as Fuck: Flex Video # 4 - Itchin: Flex Video # 3 - Bars on me: Flex Video # 2 - Air Forces: Flex Video # 1 - Swimming Pools: ---------------------------- So tell me what you guys think so far, thanks! Feel free to ask any questions or give any suggestions, ill gladly take any help being offered lol.
  23. Long time no post guys, Hopefully someone can help me tune this 6th order. My gross dimensions are (rear chamber) 6.58 cuft and (front chamber) is 4.17 cuft. These dims do not include woofer displacement. I would like to use 6" aeros for porting if possible. Now what do I tune the rear chamber @ and what do I tune my front chamber to? Please help me. thank you in advance
  24. *if in wrong section please move it to the right one* I recently acquired a Termlab from a shop that closed near me, at the bottom of the post there will be a pic. This termlab is an older model and I was curious, is it possible for termlabs to become un calibrated over time to where it doesnt show the correct DB level? if so can you re calibrate it to make it correct if that is the case? Also now that I have this termlab I want to start hosting local competitions, what all do I need to know about hosting events? whats the best way to advertise them locally? do I need to get a permit from the town I'm hosting the event in to not get shut down with noise ordinance complaints? how do I go about doing that? and is there anything else i need to know? I just want to start having local fun events for people around my area to be able to compete for trophies and maybe cash prizes if it picks up enough. any and all advice is welcome, thanks! Here is the pic: