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Old 07-14-2011, 11:20 AM   #211 (permalink)
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I need to pimp out the Altima and head to a meet.
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Heyyyyyy congrats on the Altima, lovely and fun car. Pimp it out and come show it off in MD
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do you also happen to make custom sub boxes? I already have the amp, sub and wiring kit (trying to sell here but no luck, so i might as well throw it in my car lol) and I'm looking to have someone help me make a sub box to fit in my spare tire compartment. non-370Z though.

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Heyyyyyy congrats on the Altima, lovely and fun car. Pimp it out and come show it off in MD
Thanks man I am loving it however not loving the team nissan dealership. Oh well




As for the question about the sub box I can make one we would have to discuss what you want it made out of and what size and depth the sub is also how much air space it needs.
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Question....I'm planning on getting a base model and upgrading the sound. What do you think about this setup?

Alpine w910
Jl hd 900/5
Stereo Integrity 12" sub
Alpine H800 processor
Still deciding on what components to get and whether to go 2 way active or 3 way (passive or active)

I see you are very knowledable with audio equip, so your help is appreciated.
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As for the question about the sub box I can make one we would have to discuss what you want it made out of and what size and depth the sub is also how much air space it needs.
I'd be interested in a basic sealed box since those are smaller and easier to build. After looking into it, not really wanting the ported box.

Material - I'm not sure, 1/2" birch with fiberglass resin inside is what I hear people recommend for best quality, but I am open to what you suggest as well since you're for sure more knowledgeable about this than me.

What would the typical turnaround time be for building a simple sealed box...say 12"x12"x9"?
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Question....I'm planning on getting a base model and upgrading the sound. What do you think about this setup?

Alpine w910
Jl hd 900/5
Stereo Integrity 12" sub
Alpine H800 processor
Still deciding on what components to get and whether to go 2 way active or 3 way (passive or active)

I see you are very knowledable with audio equip, so your help is appreciated.
I would go with everything except the stereo integrity sub. Look at a alpine type r or a Hertz instead.
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I'd be interested in a basic sealed box since those are smaller and easier to build. After looking into it, not really wanting the ported box.

Material - I'm not sure, 1/2" birch with fiberglass resin inside is what I hear people recommend for best quality, but I am open to what you suggest as well since you're for sure more knowledgeable about this than me.

What would the typical turnaround time be for building a simple sealed box...say 12"x12"x9"?
Thanks.
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Did a Mazda 6 today, was great the metra was so fast it was setup in about 10 seconds with auto program amazing speed. Owner was very happy with everything dont and sound as well.



Stock


Ran new speaker wires



Stock vs aftermarket, aftermarket wins every time


New speakers installed used dynamat to help seal them.



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Rear speakers




Two wires for metra steering wheel controls




New unit installed test fit


New amps



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Lets wire it up


Wiring for rear camera.


Tape to protect the interior from scratches.


New speakers soldered


New wires ran


Crossovers mounted



Mounting area for kenwood camera.


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Small gap for camera wire.


Extra wire from camera all cleaned up.


Pink wire, blue wire "on other layer" and black wire for metra controls.


NO GAP with dash kit.
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Today did a sub install on a 2010 Jeep Patriot. Went smooth and took about a half a day.



Fi Sub


Power wire ran


Used some zip ties after this.


Fuse block mounted and wires covered and ran.


Sub box in place
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This coming weekend. I will be doing a full install on a 1996 Chevy Suburban.

Install will consist of:

Running all new speaker wires

Boston Acoustic GTA-502 amp for fronts

Polk 5.25 MM series components

Kicker DS65 6.5" Coax Speakers for rear doors

Kenwood KFC-415C 4X10 Rears

Kenwood KDC-448U Head unit

Many pics to fallow
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