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Id just go with a sealed box, they sound much better aslong as the amp is powerful enough. Ported boxes are too fussy about size and tuning and the bass is too boomy for my liking,id only use ported if the amp wasnt too strong.

Also sealed boxes tend to have more lenience when it comes to size, whereas a ported box will sound crap if not tuned properly.
compare, these are both the same driver, the green is ported and the yellow is sealed.
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this would be if i had that specific driver, and i sealed up my enclosures. this is a rough estimate btw, i have no idea how much volume damping material would take up. the sub is 120 watts, but its only two channels, so it has to share with the sats, which is another problem entirely.
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