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  1. Hey guys need help here on deciding what to get. So far i have three 13w7 two in my car and the 3rd still in the box, thinking of buying the 4th one . Or should in just sell my subs and go for 2 sundown nsv4 or 2 deaf bounce DB-SA415D2 and later upgrade to 4 of them i live in Canada so never heard or seen these brands in person and never heard anything louder than my system lol . so i dont know what to expect i get the 13w7 . for about . 850 usd new not sure if its worth switching out my whole system for it , im right down in the middle between spl and sq any feed back would be great thanks
  2. Hey y’all, Looking for some advice on these 3 woofers. Which do you think will sound the best and worth what they are priced. I need a 10inch sub that is taking at least 1000watts rms. These are the 3 options I have come up with: Dc level 3, sundown x10, and an alpine x series 10. Also I heard the new Memphis mojo 10s are pretty good. Which do you guys think sound the best and are worth my money haha.
  3. Kinda asked one but wanna make sure it's 100% before start cutting stuff and buying wood since can officially start my build now. This box is gonna be for 3 Crescendo Audio Controlto 15s. Gonna be subs up, double baffle, and probably just do port back since what I'm comfortable with (don't wanna try to do a bottom slot port) Using a couple different apps to get a design and cut sheet so just wondering if I can use this to start building...
  4. I was wondering if there was anyone located in the GTA in Ontario who would be willing to help design and build a box for me? I have no access to power tools and even if I did, I would have no idea how to use them. As of right now I have a single Sundown Sa-12 in a crappy prefab box and it makes me sad... I could get the trunk dimensions tomorrow for whoever, if anyone, would be willing to help out a highschool student just getting into car audio. Thanks a lot
  5. I am trying to build a box for 4 Sundown Sa6.5s on winisd but i cant seem to get a configuration that doesn't have a ridiculous rear airport velocity. I am building this box to go under the rear seat of my '15 Sierra Double Cab. The shape of the floor makes it hard to do a rectangular port so i am trying to use an aero port. Please help me come up with a config that will work for my application
  6. 1I need help getting a design and cut sheet to build a box for 2 sundown SA12 rev 3 duel 4 ohm subwoofers. The biggest I can go is 20" deep 36" wide 15.75" tall I would like for the subs to face up port to the rear. Can anyone please help me with this.
  7. browser keeps crashing so this will be done in sections. Let me start with saying this build was done in the sub 20 temperatures with occasional snow showers. I only had 3 days to complete build due to long work hours so it was kinda rushed! I came here looking for ideas on a new build to upgrade from my original 4 kicker comp cvr's and this is the results! 160 Ft" of 2/0 EB-Flex welding cable 2 XS D3100's Sky High fuse blocks Sky High 200 amp fuses Sky High 1/0 oversided copper lugs Sky High shrink tube 1 set of aluminum battery blocks
  8. Just need a ported box design with dimensions and everything for a single sa-8 v 1.5 . It's going in my Nissan 4 wheel drive pickup. Have 800 watts available. My Max dimensions are the entire space behind the seats 2 1/2 foot by 5 foot by 4 foot
  9. Change of plans, going from aero port now to a slot port due to a variety of factors... Subs: 2 x Sundown SA-12s dual 4-ohm Amp: 2 old school Kicker ZR360s bridged @ 2ohm, 1 per subwoofer (~700 watts RMS per sub) Vehicle: 2008 extended cab Dakota. I know I want a total volume of 4 cubic feet after displacement and tuned to 32Hz using a slot port in the middle using 3/4" MDF I'm looking at 24" tall x 14" deep, the width is the variable I can change to get the proper box volume (prob around 38" wide or so). I am wanting a double baffle to sink the subs into as well. I was going to run subs facing front, port on front and in the middle of the subs, similar to the attached example. This is just an example and I am open to your ideas! Keeping in mind that the box is going to have to be tall, wide and shallow overall. The subs will be on the front face behind the seats, at the bottom of the box so that they do not hit the back of the seats. This means that the port is prob going to be roughly 2.5" wide but 22.5" tall. Is that going to be a problem at all being that skinny and long? I would like to keep it stealthy and not visible from the outside unless you think that subs up / port forward will give me better results or a more efficient box. If so, I will change it. If someone could please give me some ideas, and mock it up in sketch-up or something, maybe even a cut sheet. And please run the design through WinISD or some sort of modeling software to ensure port velocity is low at 32Hz and ~1400 watts at 4 cu. ft. on the pair of SA-12s Keep in mind, my amplifier power is limited, so I'm trying to make it as efficient as I can. Thank you all very much, I've learned a ton on this forum!
  10. I just bought a dd1 distortion detector and I was wondering what track I should play to tune my amp. They have -5db, -10db, and -15db. I currently use a usb with all songs downloaded at -7.5db and want the loudest and cleanest sound I can get out of it. I have 4 skar ddx 15s on a crescendo 4.5k @ 1 ohm. And will using a dd1 make my system much louder if tuned right?
  11. Hey guys, I haven't posted in awhile. Been pretty busy with the holiday's and such and I feel bad for not communicating with the community but I'm busy commutin. Anyway, I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions with 15's that they like, how they sounded, how loud they were in their build, the pros and cons and all that good stuff. I'm going to do a new 15 build for a new car I got and I want to start in the spring. So I was thinking of using an x 15. Fan of sundown and figured getting low and dirty with a nice clean sound won't be bad, but unsure how loud I will be getting. I'm not too worried about it but always consider other possibilities. Now I'm just curious what you guys think?
  12. I would like to have sub woofers to enhance the musical side of music, or "sq", but still have enough thump, thump to satisfy my cravings. I have been looking at doing 3x E8V3D4's in a aero port box, pushed at 1200 rms(i think). Has anyone had this setup or close to it, if so how did it perform and handle the "sq" side of subwooferness. Thank you. Any comments, even negative, are apprenticed.
  13. Went to a local show in my town on Saturday, and got a demo from Surfdog753 in his Isuzu Rodeo, thing was pushing alot of air, enough to do a small dread trick at the end
  14. I guess it's time I start my build thread. The idea is re-paint the expo all black. Black out head lights and tail lights and grill and stuff. Solid black rims. Gonna put double 5% from rear doors to back hatch for window tint. Gonna put 20% of driver n passenger door. Gonna put 35% on front windshield. Gonna keep all lights inside the cab green. Gonna put green HID's I think. Might go blue. Idea is to make the car blacked out on the outside. With all the instruments and stuff with green lights will make it look like inside a black hawk with the green lights from the controls and radar and night vision. Basically hear me before you even see me on top of you. Guess id start the thread with my recent started project on the car. Digital volt meter. I see how a ton of you guys have them in your dash boards and stuff. Me no like, So I seen someones thread where they had put them in there flip down section of the console on roof. So I liked how it look and i decided it was me so I did it today. I got the wires ran, every thing hooked up. Just gotta make a plate for the face to hide the wires and drill one hole to runt he wires thru to hide them completely.
  15. Don't think I can even post in for sale area, so throwing this in general. I have my 2 Sundown X18's and SQ amp, few other things I need to sell, but I have no idea where would be the best place to put them up. I'm in NorthWestern Ontario Canada so there isn't much of a market for used equipment like this. I'd like to see them get to a good home but I'm at a loss other than Ebay, who I've never used to sell anything before. Any caraudio related sale boards you guys recommend in canada?
  16. Hi everyone, For some reason my custom made sub box for my 1x sundown zv3 12" dual 2ohm from my local car audio installer sounded not as ok as I think it would. I suppose you can say it hits some bass notes (frequency) pretty well but some just unbearable or missing or can't be heard or weak. For example: when i play lil wayne 6ft 7ft its good but when I play something like yg - who do you love. the intro onwards is just weak (shouldn't say weak but seems semi-missing or should i say not hitting maybe) Anyhow my low bass setup: skar 1500.1 setting 90hz LPF , phase 0, bass boost 0, subsonic about 32hz can't really tell as its extremely hard to tell where its at, gain set with multi meter at about 39 (1500 square root) Sub - single SD 12 zv3 dual 2ohm Most importantly the box: 17W x 14H x 22D MDF 0.75 - port 2" with port length18" L1 + 8.5"L2 should be at 32hz ( I did used the RE calculator but human error could happen) I don't know why this is happening but I did try to put the subs in my 1.75cu box it sounded boomier but bass were not that clean) but its still better than missing or unable to hear. Note : car BMW e60 520i 2003 with ski hole cut should i just have another box build? By the way i'm looking for best in both world SPL & SQ. your valuable inputs is very much appreciated SImon
  17. I am trying to find out information on ported box size for the team neo 15s. i am looking at putting 2 into a 03 mazda protege 5 at the b pillar 15k out of 2 sundown scv-7500d any information to figure out what to do would be greatly appreciated
  18. Hoping some of you can offer some insight or first hand experience. I blew my Rockford R1200 amp so I decided to go bigger and just got a crescendo bc3500. Planning on an xsd3400 under the hood, and maybe an alternator depending on what voltage looks like during testing. I've been somewhat out of the game for a while so I need help deciding what subs to throw this kind of power at. GOALS: 2 10" drivers 2.5 - 3 MAX cubic feet box Musical but with authoritative lows (will be using them primarily for electric funk hippie rave music, rap, and soft rock) Reliability/durability to handle 3k+ (on 2) Subs will be in the boot firing in to the cabin and probably sealed off with some form of ghetto hackjob. So far I've looked at the Sundown X, SSA Xcon, SQ HDC3, and Crescendo Contralto, they all look good from reviews, but I haven't modeled any yet though. I'm sure i'm missing some beefy 10's out there in the 1500-2000 rms range, help me decide! P.S. no idea what my old username was, havent been on any forums in years so I might look new but I promise I'm not
  19. I'm trying to figure out how many cubes and what to tune each side of a 6th order bandpass for a single sundown zv4 15 and how many sqin's the ports should be. It's a d2 rev2 and will be ran on a shark 3500.1 amp. Its going in the extended cab of my 2004 f150. I want it musical and loud lol. Any help would be greatly appreciated!! I new to building bandpass boxes and I could really use the help. Thanks!!
  20. Looking to trade or sell my Sundown X8v1 motors for a single Zv3 motor to build into an 18. If your interested in buying them, Id do 70 plus shipping for the one with a basket and 60 plus shipping for the one without. they have regular wear and tear scratches, not shifted.
  21. Hey everyone I'm doing a build in a 2000 chevy ext cab. 4 8's under the back seat and was looking at the sundown line. I have a scv 6000 already hooked up and ready to go and was looking at either 4 of the x 8's v2 or 4 of the sa 8's v3 running the amp at 2 ohms so the subs would see about 3k. was looking at the specs of each sub and they are similar the x 8 just has alittle bigger motor, coil, and xmax but the sa8 seemed to be more of an spl sub than the x8 by the surround. Was wondering what subs i should get and is the $50 more for the x8 worth it or not?
  22. Hello, I am currently running a Sundown X-12 V1 D2 on a Soundqubed Q-2200.1. My volt gauge is an SMD VM-1 which is wired directly to the posts on the battery (XS D3400, Stock 120ish amp alt). The issue that I am having is that when my bass plays (even when it is barely playing at all) my headlights slightly dim. My resting voltage is 14.3-14.6v and even on notes where the voltage of the battery doesn't budge, the headlights are still dimming. I'm just curious as to why this would be?
  23. ok so I have a single 12" sundown x 12 d4 soon to be getting another in the mean time im looking to upgrade form an alpine mrx-m100 (1000 @ ohms [email protected] 1) its a weird amp wanting 2500-3000 rms at 1 ohm or a 2 chl that does 1250-1500 @ 2 ohm ect open to all offers on amps but I do not have 700 bucks to buy one lol you can pm me or reply on this thread ill get back asap thank you for any and all inquiries in advanced. p.s. new to buying on this forum so I will be noobin it up when it comes to buying someone with experience on how its done would be very much appreciated also
  24. I'm really interested in buying some subwoofers from DC audio or Sundown, but really struggling to find dealers in London. Does anyone know any retail dealers I can contact to grab myself some gear? thanks!
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