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Subwoofer Enclosures

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Forum Name: Car Audio
Forum Discription: Car Stereos, Amplifiers, Crossovers, Processors, Speakers, Subwoofers, etc.
URL: https://www.the12volt.com/installbay/forum_posts.asp?tid=103508
Printed Date: November 27, 2022 at 1:47 AM


Topic: Subwoofer Enclosures

Posted By: biggfe
Subject: Subwoofer Enclosures
Date Posted: March 29, 2008 at 9:37 PM

Got a question. Has anyone tried to install 10" or 12" subs into the rear doors of a 99 subruban. I'm thinking i want to place them in the doors to keep a factory look.  I was hoping to use foam and dynamat in the door panels. Any replies would help.  Thanks.




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Posted By: willdkartunes
Date Posted: April 01, 2008 at 8:30 PM

You could get away with it if you had shallow mount subs. More and more companies are coming out with shallow mount subs, so it is getting increasingly easier to put bass where limited space is available. Keep in mind that a sub would sound much better in an enclosure than a door. You would have to make modifications to that door to make it sound just as good as having it in an enclosure.

From now on make sure that you post your questions in the correct forum. This forum is for showing off your rides and systems.



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Posted By: biggfe
Date Posted: April 08, 2008 at 10:17 PM

Yeah I forgot to mention that... I have a pair of 12" Kicker shallow mount subs that I plan to use for this project. But I hear Menphis is putting out a 10 and 12" shallow monut this summer.  But thanks for the input. 





Posted By: chillin420
Date Posted: April 09, 2008 at 1:47 PM
jl audio also has their 13.5 shipping now and their 12s ship mid summer...   heard a lot of great things about these subs.

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Posted By: diypro
Date Posted: June 16, 2009 at 9:46 PM
I think you should Sell those 12's and get 8 Polk 8" subs... That would be sooo killer.   Never underestimate the eights.





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