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  1. Best low cost, SQ, 6.5", 60 watt RMS, 2-way Coax Speakers for front doors

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Looking for nice 6.5", 2-way coax speakers for my front doors. I'll have around 60 watts RMS to throw at them, so I'd like to work within that range. I will be powering this set of 2 ways coaxial speakers with a PPI a404 amp as for my front sound stage. The rear consist of a pair of Alpine...

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Alright so i am putting together another sound system for my car that i just recently bought and I need input on what you guys think I should do. Right now I have dynaudio 240 mk2's for the front and i have some Type R components for the rear. I have a 10" Type X and no box yet but im probably...
  3. JL HD 900/5, intermitent 2 volt spike in output voltage. Alpine cda-9887 w/ imprint

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I am running an Alpine cda-9887 with active crossovers to a JL Audio HD900/5. *My subwoofer channel has been giving me issues. it appears that output fluctuates between 31.3-31.6 volts occasionally, sometimes as high as 32.2 volts. I may just be paranoid, but I remember feeling a pop once...
  4. Imprint tuning Alpine CDA-9887, How-to walkthrough

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    My best imprint tuning advice would be to follow the directions, oddly enough. Set the gains on your component amp to 1/2, exactly 12 o'clock on the gain dial. Somehow imprint is designed to test the amplifiers gain sensitivity or something. I found cutting the sub amp gain to the lowest...
  5. Tuning advice, Rhode Island 401

    Industry Shop Talk
    Hey, I have been working on perfecting my fairly new system, using the Alpine cda-9887 paired up with the JL HD900/5 system amplifier. I've been tuning around with this system for a couple of weeks after upgrading from some budget class a/b amps which sounded pretty good with the 9887. I am...
  6. Retrograde from CDA-9887 w/ Imprint to a SQ classic HU

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I joined this forum to express my dislike for the cda-9887. After almost two years of torturing myself with this noise plagued deck I am considering upgrading/downgrading to a more classic car audio sounding head unit. On my affair with the cda-9887 I have installed a 5 channel, class-D...
  7. FS: Pioneer Avic F90BT and Alpine CDA-9887

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Like the title says I am selling both units. I listed the Avic a while back and decided to keep it after my car was broken into and my W505 was damaged. Before I reinstalled it I bought a CDA-9887 that I have been using for about a month, but now I am planning on upgrading to the new UK/JDM...