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i really hope there are better sounding ports than the freaken xXx box, with out the tape the freaken thing actually whistles....
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i really hope there are better sounding ports than the freaken xXx box, with out the tape the freaken thing actually whistles....
A properly designed port, you'd never even know it was there. .

Once I'm all setup in my new house, I can help you design the right box that'll fit.
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Alright man, first off....get rid of the Boss and Lanzar garbage. It's not any better than what you have.

Go to Fi Audio's website. Order a Fi Q 12, D2. Just one of those bad boys.

Then get yourself a solid 1000w+ amplifier (monoblock, 1ohm load power). Audiopipe AP15001D is $140 and would give you around 1000w RMS easy enough. There's TONS of "better" options out there, but bumpin' on a budget, you won't go wrong with the AP amps (only that line though).

Then BUILD the box to fit that space, ported at around 32Hz.

You'll love me forever.
I already love you forever dude (no homo)

the only thing is that i dont have the materials, tools, knowledge, or physical Skills to build my own box, anything i would build would just rattle apart....

also, like i have said many times, i am stubborn, i don't care how much you guys tell me i dont need two, i want two subs (this is still OCN after all, there can never be enough!!)
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I already love you forever dude (no homo)

the only thing is that i dont have the materials, tools, knowledge, or physical Skills to build my own box, anything i would build would just rattle apart....

also, like i have said many times, i am stubborn, i don't care how much you guys tell me i dont need two, i want two subs (this is still OCN after all, there can never be enough!!)
1) Find somebody that CAN build it for you. I can provide you the plans.
2) Trust me on this, 1 big sub is 100x better than 2 crappy ones. You do not have the physical space to have 2 12's ported. You just don't. You BARELY have the room for 1.

3) Go google (or youtube) a Fi Q 12. I think you'll be extremely surprised what ONE 12 can do.
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1) Find somebody that CAN build it for you. I can provide you the plans.
2) Trust me on this, 1 big sub is 100x better than 2 crappy ones. You do not have the physical space to have 2 12's ported. You just don't. You BARELY have the room for 1.

3) Go google (or youtube) a Fi Q 12. I think you'll be extremely surprised what ONE 12 can do.
Holy.......


I am sold....


kinda on this topic, i want one of these lol


Edited by h0thead132 - 6/1/11 at 7:10pm
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Told you.
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Yeah the Q 12 will be a nice choice. If you end up going with the AP1500.1, let me know. I can probably clear up most questions as I own the amp in question. Google uhm, Klaus audio. There's a box designer thing that you can use and it'll give you directions on how to build a box. I've never used it, but it's all I can think of.
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Holy.......

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7-Whu8eZH4

I am sold....


kinda on this topic, i want one of these lol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHed8jmAmeg
Oh dear, i sure hope you don't want to be IN the car when It's turned up like that.
Those poor, poor membranes.

Anyway, yeah, they are DAMN powerful. talk about some hearing loss lol.
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Car Audio overkill only applies when you have room lol.

I agree with Fi. Good bump with good SQ.

What the hell is the monster excursion sub?? lol

Also what kind of budget are you working with here?
Edited by Mako0312 - 6/1/11 at 8:21pm
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Oh dear, i sure hope you don't want to be IN the car when It's turned up like that.
Those poor, poor membranes.

Anyway, yeah, they are DAMN powerful. talk about some hearing loss lol.
Eh, i am only 19 and my hearing was gone a long time ago, lol
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Car Audio overkill only applies when you have room lol.

I agree with Fi. Good bump with good SQ.

What the hell is the monster excursion sub?? lol

Also what kind of budget are you working with here?
yea those Fi's look awesome, and the excursion sub is just something i found on Youtube a while ago, they look crazy lol, you could knock yourself out with one of those things.

and at the moment my budget is $0, lol, i am looking so i know what i want to get when i do get a job and some spending money....
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