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tailgate 11-25-2008 9:24 PM

I'm trying to design a box to fit under the helm of my 08 Moomba LSV and I have limited room... <BR> <BR>I might be able to squeeze a premade box back behind the foot rest and front storage area(short term), but in the long run I would like a custom box to fit under there... <BR> <BR>Would this box design work? (assuming the dimensions and the volume work for the appropriate sub) any thought or suggestions? <BR> <BR>Thanks <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/647330.jpg" alt="Upload"> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/647331.jpg" alt="Upload">

phenom_1819 11-25-2008 9:34 PM

It should work. You probably won't need the square overhang, though, if you find a sub with small enough enclosure specs. Here's my Supra box with a JL 10w7 -- behind the facade panel, it looks much like your drawing above...but without the square part that hangs behind the foot-rest. Good luck. <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/647334.jpg" alt="Upload">

tailgate 11-25-2008 9:39 PM

Thanks, depending on the sub I choose, I have room to adjust for volume by shortening the "overhang"

wake1823 11-26-2008 6:10 AM

try the kicker l7 or l5 sub, very minimal airspace and great bang for your buck IMO. They alos hold up very well in a marine environment.

atlmobiuslsv 11-26-2008 6:13 AM

just cut out the floor hump and throw in an L7 15''...... i did and it hammers

david_e_m 11-26-2008 8:54 AM

Tailgate, <BR> <BR>I think your box design will work. <BR> <BR>We use a .625 net volume (about .675 gross internal) side-firing sealed enclosure built from 5/8-inch stock. It fits in under the driverís console and over the floor hump and extends to the bow surface. Itís a simple rectangular shape. You can insert the box into position and barely clear the underdash steering mechanism. This requires zero modification to your Moomba. Bracketry is a little complex. There are a number of good 10-inch woofers that will fit this displacement including Polk dB or MM, JL Audio W1 or W3 or W6, Kicker, etc. <BR> <BR>A Boston Acoustics G2, G3, or G5 10-inch sub (facing exterior) with a 10-inch passive radiator (facing interior) works in a 0.5 cu. ft. 3/4-inch enclosure. <BR> <BR>Note, the Moomba and Supra consoles look similar, but are very different inside. <BR> <BR>David E.M.

atlmobiuslsv 11-26-2008 5:00 PM

here is a pic <BR> <BR><img src="http://www.wakeworld.com/MB/Discus/messages/65921/647450.jpg" alt="Upload">

jonyb 11-28-2008 8:35 PM

I squeezed 2 JL10W0's under the helm of my 07 Supra. You should be able to do the same depending on the sub. <BR> <BR>I may be removing these this winter in place of something different.... <BR> <BR>There are 2 10's on each side, both in sealed enclosures. <BR> <BR>http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4536.jpg,http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4536.jpg <BR>http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4629.jpg,http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4629.jpg <BR>http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4625.jpg,http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d19/jonyb1/Supra/DSC_4625.jpg <BR> <BR>(Message edited by jonyb on November 28, 2008)

tazz3069 12-11-2008 5:37 PM

Goto <a href="http://www.aufioformz.com" target="_blank">www.aufioformz.com</a>. I purchased one of the sub boxes. It fits perfect behind the foot rest. i have a 10" Boston Acoustic G3 Sub. It sounds awesome


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