# How do you calculate subwoofers?

## How do you calculate subwoofers?

You simply measure the height, width and depth (in inches), multiply them together and then divide that number by 1728. If the box has internal measurements of 6″ high*18″ wide*12″ deep then the volume of the box is 1296/1728=. 75 ft^3.

## What size sub sounds the best?

The 12-inch subwoofers handle more power, they play louder, they are boomier, and many people find that they just sound better.

**How many Hz should my sub be at?**

Subwoofers: 70-80 Hz (low pass), the most essential purpose of a subwoofer crossover is to block midrange sounds. Car main speakers: 50-60 Hz, the most critical element in main speaker crossovers is to block low-end bass (frequencies 80 Hz and below) 2-way speakers: 3-3.5 kHz (high pass)

### How many RMS is good for a sub?

It is recommended that you go with at least 100 watts RMS in order to get a decent amount of power for your subwoofer. This will make sure that your speakers are loud and clear, but it can be improved by using an amplifier as well.

### How do you calculate woofer displacement?

If the displacement specs for your sub is in cubic inches, it’s an easy conversion. Just divide the number of cubic inches by 1728….The displacement of a subwoofer is the amount of air space the subwoofer itself takes up.

Model | Displacement (cubic Feet).06 |
---|---|

HDS2.108 | 0.06 |

HDS2.110 | 0.06 |

HDS2.112 | 0.07 |

HDS2.115 | 0.11 |

**What size subwoofer hits hardest?**

What size subwoofer hits the hardest? 15 inch subwoofers will hit the hardest. Since they are so big they will deliver the deepest bass and also you need a big car to house one because they take up a lot of space typically they are installed in large trucks and SUV’s.

## What size subwoofer is best for bass?

A 12-inch subwoofer is known for generating extra bass production with decent bass response Overall the sound quality is not sacrificed, but if you are playing your sub at peak power your system will suffer. It is always recommended to use the RMS Wattage to best utilize your woofer.

## What frequency is punchy bass?

Member. For a perceived punchy bass boost 80-120Hz and cut everything below 60Hz.

**How many RMS is 1000 watts?**

The figure you’re looking for is what the amp can do RMS at 4 ohms and that’s what the wattage is for your amp. In this case, about 1000 watts RMS, SSL’s website rates it at 1250 RMS.

### Does a higher RMS mean louder?

Root mean square is a measurement of how strong an electric current is, with higher RMS power generally meaning more powerful sound.