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Toolbox Subwoofer

I've had this crazy idea riding around in the back of my head, looking at the tool box in the bed of the Mazda I inherited. I've always preferred my audio to be hidden.

So am I crazy to think that a toolbox could be converted to a hidden subwoofer enclosure?
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I've had this crazy idea riding around in the back of my head, looking at the tool box in the bed of the Mazda I inherited. I've always preferred my audio to be hidden.

So am I crazy to think that a toolbox could be converted to a hidden subwoofer enclosure?
ITs been done I seen a thread, where a guy did it on a yota. It was awesome! Let me try to find the linky.
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why would you want it in your tool box? it wouldnt sound right, my tool box would just rattler like hell it doesnt seal tight enough to sound good.
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well if u look at the link ray posted.. u'd see the subs are enclosed..
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thats just flat out stupid a tool box isnt very secure and why the hell would you want to cut the back of your cab just for subs.


you could make a platform in the back and get shallow the subs and put them towards the floor and just make it look like its flat place to put stuff



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why are u turning this into an arguement? its his truck and that was an idea..
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thats just flat out stupid a tool box isnt very secure and why the hell would you want to cut the back of your cab just for subs.


you could make a platform in the back and get shallow the subs and put them towards the floor and just make it look like its flat place to put stuff
I thought it was rather ingenious myself, nice and clean too.
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i dont think that would work that well. defiantly dont do that
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There's sh*tloads of custom trucks with stereo packed into the bed.
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Blow throughs are very common in the show scene. Easy way to put a lot of bass into a small cab.
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thats just flat out stupid a tool box isnt very secure and why the hell would you want to cut the back of your cab just for subs.


you could make a platform in the back and get shallow the subs and put them towards the floor and just make it look like its flat place to put stuff



if your single cab get this

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Maybe to be different?

And if I'm not mistaken, you're not exactly one to be talking about doing stupid stuff to a truck.....such as painting the fender flares without masking off the rest of the truck (or taking them off for that matter).

I'm just saying....don't be a hypocrite.
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I think if its done right it would look/work good. But how do they seal the cab to the bed?
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Walk throughs are pretty cool, but they're way cooler if you have a cap on it and cut out the whole back wall and window.
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They cut the hole and then make a gasket of sorts. Like a rubber seaal that flexes between the bed and cab. I am surprised more people werent aware of this being done. Most do it with a tonneau like the tacoma guy did the first go round. And IMO that tollbox he used didnt really give him much bedspace and looked way too big. I would us af flush box that sits fully in the bed on the bottom and not on the bed rails, IF I did this.
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Walk throughs are pretty cool, but they're way cooler if you have a cap on it and cut out the whole back wall and window.
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