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I am new to this forum so sorry if i am in the wrong forum area for this type of quesion. I am thinking about running one of these DC level 4 12's in a small hatchback car with the skar 1400.1 and a skar 85.4 for the mids and highs. I am running a pioneer avic 940 bt and the alpine type r components in the front doors and the type r coaxle speakers in the rear dash also running a kinetik hc 1200 and a factory battery and all 1 and 4 gauge wiring. So any opinions are greatly appreciated but please im not one to bash a certain brand so please dont. Everyone has an opinion just certain ones should only be expressed in the right situation.

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I am not building the box i am not too handy with wood at all. Do you think i should go up on the amp like up to a 2000.1 or do you think the 1400.1 would be sufficient since it is a 1400 rms but 2800 maxx? I am thinking about having my local shop build a ported box tuned to about 40hz and with the 1.68 cubes for the .18 displacement.

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Do you think I should stay with the recommended box size or shoould i go up cubes? I am limited on space to a point but i do have room but i do not want to bottom the speaker out and i have heard it depends on the size of the box.

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