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Altering DD's suggested box plans?

Old 02-21-2012, 01:42 PM
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Altering DD's suggested box plans?

I want to make sure I wring every ounce of deebeez out of my new 2512 but prefer a front port/front sub configuration, sealed from the trunk. If I keep the internal volume of the box and port correct and avoid a cubed enclosure do you think it would hurt performance if I move the port?
http://www.ddaudio.com/tech-support/...box-plans.aspx (the link specific to the 12 doesn't seem to be working but you can see them all here)
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Old 02-21-2012, 03:13 PM
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I doubt DD applied any science to where the vent was and how it would affect the box.
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Old 02-21-2012, 08:56 PM
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I have seen them box plans on there site you can use that style of port on the back or have one on the front myself I like them on the front.

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Old 02-22-2012, 01:02 PM
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Thanks guys. Because the side walls aren't as long as the front & rear I had to add a couple inches of port but I ended up with a few extra cubic inches of port as a result, lowering the tunning (of 40hz) which is fine by me :-) Alternately I may extend the port out of the box.
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Is there not a front port design at the bottom of that link?
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