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    suggestions for sub??

    getting amp KENWOOD KAC-9152D 1800w Class-D Mono Amp Amplifier---looking for sub to go into 1994 Accord-- any suggestions?

    specs:
    Max Power: 1800 watts
    RMS 500 watts ( 4 Ohms, Less than 1% THD+N)
    Rms 900 watts (2 Ohms, Less than 1% THD+N)
    RMS 900 watts (1 Ohm, 100Hz, 1% THD at 14.4V)
    Power MOS-FET Switching Power Supply
    Dual Mono Drive
    1 Ohm Stable
    Variable Low-Pass Filter
    Remote Bass Boost Control
    Infrasonic Filter
    Line Output
    Speaker Level Input
    Gold Plated Power & Speaker Terminal

    looking for reasonable budget... right now i have a band pass box for 2 - 12's--

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    ok...first of all, ur kenwood amp dosent put out wut it says*srry man)
    2nd, DONT GO BANDPASS
    3rd, get a 12 inch ascendat audio arsenal from www.ascendantaudio.com and build a 2.5 cubic foot ported box tuned to 28Hz
    Bass is like cocain... ITS ADDICTIVE
    couple days till i have bump in da trunk
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    i would like to build a box...

    Quote Originally Posted by keen70
    ok...first of all, ur kenwood amp dosent put out wut it says*srry man)
    2nd, DONT GO BANDPASS
    3rd, get a 12 inch ascendat audio arsenal from www.ascendantaudio.com and build a 2.5 cubic foot ported box tuned to 28Hz
    is there somewhere i can get measurments?? what kind of wood?

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    Quote Originally Posted by keen70
    ok...first of all, ur kenwood amp dosent put out wut it says*srry man)

    3rd, get a 12 inch ascendat audio arsenal from www.ascendantaudio.com and build a 2.5 cubic foot ported box tuned to 28Hz
    will this amp have enough watts to make the arsenal sound right??? you say wont get what specs specify, what does this amp put out??

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    for the wood go with 3/4 inch MDF
    deminsions are 22x15x18
    go 2 www.partsexpress.com and get a 4 inch diameter port and cut it down to 14.35 inches in length
    Bass is like cocain... ITS ADDICTIVE
    couple days till i have bump in da trunk
    _/---|____
    |_@___@_| <<===My lowrider

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    ok, that amp will put out 70-80 percent of what it says, so wire ya arsenal down to 2 ohms and hope for the best
    Bass is like cocain... ITS ADDICTIVE
    couple days till i have bump in da trunk
    _/---|____
    |_@___@_| <<===My lowrider

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    searching part express...

    Quote Originally Posted by keen70
    for the wood go with 3/4 inch MDF
    deminsions are 22x15x18
    go 2 www.partsexpress.com and get a 4 inch diameter port and cut it down to 14.35 inches in length

    any suggestions which 4 inch port to get??? where in the box should the port be placed??

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    using calculator on this page

    http://www.bcae1.com/spboxnew2.htm

    says with Fs: 27Hz and Qes .59 =EBP 45.76 (best with sealed enclosure)

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    i know but its also great ported.
    Any 4 inch diameter port will do, as long as its the right length
    Bass is like cocain... ITS ADDICTIVE
    couple days till i have bump in da trunk
    _/---|____
    |_@___@_| <<===My lowrider

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    Quote Originally Posted by keen70
    i know but its also great ported.
    Any 4 inch diameter port will do, as long as its the right length

    but which one is over 14inches??? sorry for my ignorance, new to car audio-- my field of knowledge is in recording/engineering..

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