Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012 

Alpine Electronics of America, Inc.
SBR-S83V Enclosed Type-R 8” Subwoofer

The SBR-S83V uses a Type-R SWR-843D subwoofer in a ported enclosure. Type-R subwoofers are known for clean, deep bass extension with great output, so this enclosure further complements these qualities. The SBR-S83V’s compact size allows mounting tight spaces like under or behind a truck seat. Large-gauge wires are easily connected to the SBR-S83V, thanks to the flush-mount, spring-loaded terminals.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012 
Boss Audio Systems

BASS1400 Amplifier Subwoofer Enclosure

Just right for behind-the-truck-seat or small-vehicle applications, the BASS1400 features a slim, 10-inch subwoofer and high-power amplifier in a low-profile, stylish enclosure. The unit includes both high- and low-level inputs for factory or aftermarket connections. Control the output with a built-in phase selector, 0-12dB variable bass boost, and both subsonic and low-pass filters. Amplification is rated at 1,400 watts max; 700 watts RMS. The BASS1400 also comes with a dash-mounted volume control.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
Five New Series for 2012

The ‘industrial revolution’ pushes on at Bassworx.  We’ve launched five new series for 2012, creating 50+ enclosures, and lowered the tuning frequency across the board.  The Max Flow Port on our new Reference series delivers more of what you want…BA-BA-BASS!  The Wedge Back series offers high quality embroidery and unparalleled styling.  End your search for the best enclosure at with our optimization Matrix, also available as a mobile ‘app’…offering the truth for 3.5 years!

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012 
Active Bass Enclosure Package

FLI ACID offers a striking aesthetic, exceptional value for money and subwoofers that don’t hold back on power. FLI ACID Subwoofers are available as an active bass enclosure package, with an integrated bass amplifier for a compact one box bass solution, ingle 10” and 12” models, or a Twin 12” enclosure for those looking for devastating bass.
FLI Acid bass enclosures have a 3” fared port for excellent bass response and a secret channel to hide all wiring for a clean installation.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
SB P 25 vented subwoofer enclosure

The SB P 25 is a vented subwoofer enclosure with a 10 inch subwoofer from the Performance line of Focal speakers. The subwoofer features a four-layer voice coil for high power handling and delivers an extended low frequency response with solid, dynamic bass. Small enough for easy installations, the enclosure boasts a streamlined laminar port for reduced air noise and a stylish custom Focal protection grille.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
MS-BassPro SQ

A 10” premium-powered car-audio subwoofer system that delivers high-efficiency, low-distortion bass and easily installed in any car’s audio system.  The compact-yet-powerful JBL MS-BassPro SQ powered subwoofer provides premium low-frequency performance normally associated with custom-installed component sub-woofers and bulky enclosures.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
Hideaway Compact Powered Subwoofer

KICKER’s legendary subwoofer technology continues to lead the way for clear-sounding, ground-pounding bass in a vehicle with its first compact powered subwoofer and a CES Innovations award winner for design and engineering.  The Hideaway™ Compact Powered Subwoofer delivers surprising bass output from a remarkably small enclosure.  At just over three inches high, the Hideaway combines a 150-watt amplifier and an 8-inch subwoofer to add thumping bass to any vehicle from the tightest locations.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
RTL12X2D Dual 12" Enclosure

The MTX RTL12X2D dual 12" enclosure is designed to deliver extreme bass.  The enclosure is constructed using MDF, providing a solid structure that can withstand the loudest bass notes.  Super side firing slot port is designed to generate the highest SPL levels.  The enclosure is 2O and is rated to handle 500W RMS and 1000W Peak power.  The cosmetic features include a gloss black-baffle that compliments the black subwoofers and black aviation carpet.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
Polk Audio

Polk Audio’s DXi108 is designed for bass lovers who want to pack the maximum amount of low end into a limited space. The 8” driver throws bass landing with the impact of significantly larger systems, with a 2 ohm load that is optimum for today’s Class D subwoofer amplifiers.

 Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012

Loaded Subwoofer Compact Slot Enclosure XL-WB8

The XL-WB8 from PowerBass was designed to put out some serious bass!  Tuned to 30Hz this slot port enclosure comes pre-loaded with a XL-84 PowerBass Xtreme woofer and is constructed of MDF and then covered in black aviation grade vinyl.  It can handle 200 watts of continuous power and is rated to a maximum of 400 watts peak within a frequency range of 30-250Hz. Complete with mounting brackets this enclosure can be mounted under or behind seats and even under some rear deck package trays.  

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
Rockford Fosgate
Punch Powered Loaded Subwoofer Enclosures

Rockford Fosgate, the industry leader in high-performance car audio systems, announced that its Punch Powered Loaded Subwoofer Enclosures are now shipping. The all new P300-10 10-inch and P300-12 12-inch, 300-Watt (RMS) models are the perfect all-in-one solutions that integrate the famed Rockford Fosgate sonic signature and power.

Subwoofer Enclosure Buyer's Guide - September 2012
Dual 12-inch EFX Ported Enclosure (SEV122CC)

Scosche enclosures are CARB Compliant and constructed of 3/4" MDF with a poly fiber damper lining, and nickel plated spring terminals. All boxes are carpeted with a standard Grey/Black trunk liner for maximum durability and come plastic wrapped with color packaging cards to repel dusts and dirt.  The SEV122CC features recessed side panel for easy lifting, 100% sealed joints, nickel plated spring loaded speaker terminals and poly fiber damper lining.

MTX Audio Thunder1000.1 Amplifier

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KICKER Solo-Baric L3 Sub Boxes Satisfy the Most Rad Bass Cravings

With KICKER’s pulverizing, patented square subwoofer loaded inside sturdy single- and dual-sub boxes, the end result is intense.  Solo-Baric Sub Boxes loaded with Solo-Baric L3 Subwoofers present a simple way to upgrade a sound system…
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Philips Launches DRL Rebate Promotion

Philips Automotive Lighting North America is now offering an exclusive cash back rebate offer on the purchase of Philips LED DayLight Daytime Running Lights. Customers who purchase the Philips LED DayLight 4 will get $15…
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