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  1. Help choose between two midranges for 3way

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    So the speakers I'm listing, I already have and can't afford to buy thing else right now. Gotta Use what I have to build this 3way front stage. So for the front stage on building: Highs - Dynaudio md102 (Recommended Frequency Range: 2200-30,000 , F(s): 1300) Midbass - HAT Legatia...
  2. Dazed and Confused

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Ok guys I need some help with this..So im running 4 morel tempo ultras and right now just 2 tweeters and oushing those is a 4ch zapco st-04x P 480 the morels are 120rms 250 peak..but i also have a dsp that im wanting to incorporate into this since i only have 4 ch amp im...
  3. Active with Dayton drivers and TPA3118 amplifiers

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    I was running a 4-way active setup with two Pioneer GM-X944 amps. But as the car had aged and power became a bottleneck, I was forced to uninstall the two Pioneer amps and also remove the mighty Infinity Kappa subwoofer. Now I started hunting for a more power optimized amp solution that would...
  4. 3-way active front stage

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey guys, So i need help with choosing wattage levels for my 3 way active front stage. I will be purchasing the Focal PS 165 F3 3 way component set ( i am open to different speaker suggestions) and will be running it active and since I am not using the passive crossovers it came with, all of...
  5. Morel Midbass Passive Crossover Add on

    Par of Morel ADMW 9 Crossovers Midbass mid-bass 150hz 12db low pass ADXO No reserve, not sure what they're worth.
  6. Genesis Profile 4 Ultra

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Genesis Profile Four Ultra Condition of all items: Rough physical condition but perfect working condition Total Price: : 250 shipped Shipping Terms: : free shipping Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive...
  7. MB Quart Q Line: Specs, Mix & Match, 3-way, active, hybrid midbass

    Old School Car Audio Discussion
    There are cheap old school Q-series speakers and crossovers available everywhere besides more expensive partial or complete sets. Please post your experiences with: *Going between passive and active Q-series setups *Running 3-way or even 2-way with NON-MB Quart midbass *Added MB Quart Q-series...
  8. Pseudo active setup w/RS180 & 5-ch amp

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Planning out a new active setup for an E36 coupe on a budget. Plan is to run a Pioneer 80PRS on active for processing. Front stage will consist of a pair of Dayton RS180's in the kick panel and a pair of 3.5" coaxials (JBL GTO329) in the door for highs. I prefer for the RS180's to be crossed low...
  9. Needed: Tuner in or near Tampa, FL

    Professional Installer Locator & Review Forum
    I need someone good, within a few hours drive, to tune my recently installed system. I've got a three way active front stage, 1", 4", 8", and an IDMAXX 15 in the trunk. Arc Audio PS8 processor. Preferably someone that has worked with this processor before. Let me know in the comments or pm me.
  10. Choosing tweeter and mid in an active set up

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I am confused as to how you choose speakers in an active set up. (2 way front stage and subwoofer) I have been passive up until now. Headunit: Pioneer DEH-80PRS Amplifier: Alpine PDX V9 to run everything Subwoofer: Blaupunkt sub uncertain on details but sounds good to my ears Currently running...
  11. SQ budget install advice

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hello forum this is my first post. I have learned a great deal on this forum its about time i start a thread lol. Below is a list of the current equipment i own i need advice on which drivers to install and wether to run active or not.(active capable HU,and amp). Also wether to run sealed or...
  12. Active vs Passive Crossover

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I was at a local car audio shop recently and starting talking to one of the sales people. Since I'm still new to car audio, I asked him about active vs passive crossovers. He said that, to him, active crossovers aren't worth the money because manufacturers have already tuned their passive...
  13. FS: Active Capable Clarion CZ702 + Clarion THD301 HD Radio Tuner Module

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 1) Clarion CZ702 2) THD301 HD Radio tuner module Both were purchased from Crutchfield in January, 2015. Condition of all items: 1) Faceplate in excellent condition, can't find a mark on it other than dust. All buttons work, no sticking, never been spilled on. Harness...
  14. <$200 Raw Drivers for Active 2-Way

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    All, I'd been reading through another "Help Me Pick Raw Drivers" thread, but opted to start my own so as not to hijack his, given his was for a 3-way setup. Anyway, I'm looking to upgrade my current speakers (basic Pioneer tweeters and Infinity 6.5 coaxial as woofer only) and go to an active...
  15. pioneer 80prs users, running tweeters off headunit?yay/nay

    General Car Audio Discussion
    thinking of going active just for flexibility reasons in the carala I'm helping a friend do up. However, we are trying to keep amp footprint smallish and a single amp. For those who've run tweeters off the p80prs, how did it sound? was it a noticeable improvement going to a higher power amp...
  16. FS: Hybrid Audio Technologies - Clarus C51-2

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: FS: Hybrid Audio Technologies - Clarus C51-2 Condition of all items: Open Box, New with Damaged Box. All mounting hardware, speakers, crossovers and etc are present and new. The box was slightly damage but there is no affect on the contents within the box. Total...
  17. Questions and resources for going active

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I just bought an 02 Mazda Protege 5 and decided to put some good sound into it. My goal is to set up a decent system that has good sound quality. I don't need the bass to break any windows or anything, just some good accurate reproduction for a pleasurable listening experience. I only recently...
  18. Active tuning suggestions for off-plane drivers

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Re: active tuning my components Trying to tune in a problem vehicle w/ a lot of things working against me... The factory mid/tweeter locations in my 2013 Jeep Wrangler put the tweeters up on the dash cross-firing into the cabin and the mid's below the dash where your knee would rest and behind...
  19. Help me choose how to best use my Alpine Amps

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Looking for some advice on how I can best use my 35xx series Alpine amps in my desired set up. I love the sound of these amps and have collected what I think should get me going in the direction I'd like to head. I'm not looking to go crazy as I don't have lots of power (or headroom) just a...
  20. miniDSP problems. HELP!

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I have been posting for the last few days on the miniDSP website but have got no response yet. I will copy and paste what I wrote there. and if anyone has any Ideas I havn't tried yet to fix this problem PLEASE let me know. I am extremely frustrated with this thing... Post #1 I just got my...