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Old 01-16-2010, 08:36 PM
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What kind of amp? I haven't seen the Type X subs yet. I'll have to check those out.
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i havent deceided on an amp yet ..ill likely just run the door speakers off the deck for now ..but im thinkin a 1000 watt and send 500 to each sub ...they are rated for 500 to 1000 rms i mean ive heard some low end ones at 250 watts each and they pound so 500 should be deadly.
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That's going to draw some serious amperage off your charging system. You might ask Dodgeman70592 for some advice on powering your system.
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Check out the Alpine PDX series amps...pretty nice stuff.
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If you are gonna amp those particular subs, you will have to amp the mids as well, the bass will drown out everything. Also, that much current draw, I suggest the big 3 upgrade, good battery, and possibly looking into a HO alternator.
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Sounds like great advice there Dodgeman. I finally got my front Alpines in the truck yesterday and they sound great. For speakers there Wester399 i got mine from Ebay for a great price. Tax shipping and the speakers total was $47.00 U.S ^x9 coax 3 ways. ? model #? not sure. Have the box somewhere if you need it.
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hi everybody im new here on this forum. i have a 99 1500 5.2 extended cab and i have two 12in kicker comp's i want to put them under my back seat. ive seen boxes but they're kind of pricey. im pretty good with wood and have made standard boxes before. i was wondering if anyone out there has any dimensions for a box underneath the back seat. any help would be much appreciated.
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