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Best sounding shallow mount sub?

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by 07speedwayblue, Jun 18, 2010.

  1. Jun 18, 2010 at 9:41 AM
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    07speedwayblue

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    What the best sounding shallow mount sub ? I looking for a good sound quality 10" sub that will fit in a 5" top mount depth.
     
  2. Jun 18, 2010 at 9:52 AM
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    you wont beat an Alpine s-type 10.......mount depth 4.5"
     
  3. Jun 18, 2010 at 9:53 AM
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    I have a double cab and I was looking at the true shallow mount subs, never heard any of them play, so would know which one to pick. Thanks for the reply!!
     
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  5. Jun 18, 2010 at 9:55 AM
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    thanks!!!!!!
     
  6. Jun 18, 2010 at 10:16 AM
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    Ive never heard it but its suppose to be top notch
     
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    I have a 13tw5 and the sound is pretty good considering. The best shallow mount 10" is going to be the Kicker CVT10 mounting depth is 4.25".
     
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    Why do you require such a shallow mount depth? I see Tacotunes has a 5.8" 12" sub depth fitted into a double cab using a 3/4" MDF box. That implies you only need under a 6" mounting depth for a 12" and slightly more for a 10", not 5" for a 10" sub, which opens up your options considerably.
     
  9. Jun 18, 2010 at 10:45 AM
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  10. Jun 18, 2010 at 11:14 AM
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    Because I already have a sub box that .75cf and has a hole cut for a 10" sub with a max 5" top mount depth. I was looking at a few subs , and was just wanting some input on the true shallow mount type subs, as far as sound quality was concerned. Like the polk mm series, I think RE audio , and memphis audio and mb quart, just to name a few make shallow mount subs. I just can`t find much in reviews on their sound quality. I was going to get 2 infinity kappa subs. But still looking!
     
  11. Jun 18, 2010 at 11:43 AM
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    Fosgate shallow mount P3 for the win
     
  12. Jun 18, 2010 at 11:51 AM
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    13tw5.....i have one and it blows away the 2 alpine type s i had before
     
  13. Jun 18, 2010 at 1:17 PM
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    is that a 10 that is 5" deep?
     
  14. Jun 20, 2010 at 6:41 AM
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    If you want the ultimate sound quality shallow mount sub... Alto Mobile Falstaff 10". Good luck finding one though (and you'll pay if you do)!
     
  15. Jun 21, 2010 at 2:06 PM
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