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  1. FS: RCA inserts for balanced line to RCA inputs

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Hello everyone! For those who are using small speaker or signal wire to run a balanced signal to DIY RCA plugs and do not want to have loose wire swimming around inside the RCA, I make insert adapters that will clean up your installation. They are 3D printed using ABS to withstand the...
  2. Custom Hotrod - Stealth Installation?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    I'm looking for advice on designing a system for a 1932 Ford Roadster. The challenge is that the speakers should either be stealth or completely hidden. My goal is to design the interior without any modern influences and to have a system with acceptable SQ in an open air environment (top off...
  3. WTB: Custom Door Panels - 2002 Honda Civic Coupe

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Custom Door Panels - 2002 Honda Civic Coupe Condition of all items: You tell me. Total Price: Lets Discuss Shipping Terms: Lets Discuss Pictures: Send them to me. Additional info: I am seeking some custom door panels for a Honda Civic Coupe. Maybe back in the day...
  4. Custom car audio as a career

    Industry Shop Talk
    Hello, I'm beginning to explore car audio as a career, and I'd like some feedback from anyone who's gone through something similar or has any insight that may be pertinent. Here's my background: I started dabbling in car audio a few years back in college when I did a DIY headunit and door...
  5. Custom Stereo Box

    General Car Audio Discussion
    I am going to build a stereo box, possibly even make it a table, using 4 door speakers an extra double din kenwood radio I have and a small subwoofer and amp. The biggest problem I am having with designing it right now is figuring out a way to run it off of AC power. I need to find a converter...
  6. Just some painted Mosconi amps

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Figured I'd share my new Mosconi cases over here. I'll have a build log on here once I start getting stuff done, but this is something you guys will like. The paint is to match my Mazda's snowflake white pearl and the pearl is like $250/pint (much to my painter's dismay, lol).

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    Hey Everybody , came across this forum on google and was hoping i could get help and learn alot from the people on here , im a do it yourself enthusiast , i feel satisfied doing all my car stuff myself , i dont want to go and pay someone else to do it for me , id rather do it and learn , so...
  8. 1981 gmc C15 reg cab

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    hi all. thanks for taking the time to read my first post ever. I am the proud owner of a 1981 fullsize chevy, reg cab pickup. I have fully restored the outside and am just doing up the interior, based around a really nice stereo. what I have so far is a L7 10" in a 2.25 cu.ft spec'd enclosure...
  9. 2000 Ranger Single Cab 2x15 Polk

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    My rebuild of 2000 ranger single cab updating to 2 Polk mm1540dvc in an isobaric setup.
  10. WTS: 2 Zuki Custom Eleets 2ch & Zuki Eleets 4ch V2

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: 2 Zuki Eleets Custom 2ch (10wattsx2 @8ohms) 1 Zuki Eleets 4ch Version 2 (5wattsx4 @8ohms) Condition of all items: These were installed in my car for ~9 months. I moved to the US and they have been sitting in storage for a year. They have some surface scratches. I...
  11. New Member/ shop owner in Phoenix AZ

    New Member Introduction
    Hello all, i am a small shop owner on the north side of Phoenix, Bell Road and 28th Street. Heard about this forum from one of our recent customers. Glad to help out if we can, we do a little bit of everything. We are more of a custom shop, lighting, HID, Audio, Alarms, performance etc..., work...
  12. FREE - Stringer Pro Series 12 Gauge Speaker Wire

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Stinger Pro Series 12 Gauge Speaker Wire, Manufacturer Website Description: Stinger Electronics | Product Details This wire cost at retail about $1.00 per foot. Condition of all items: All Wire is Brand New. I cut them into a few pieces. 2 - 14', 1-6' and 1-5'...
  13. Subwoofer builders, could use some of your brains

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Got a few questions for you folks out there that build woofers either by trade or for fun. Here's my situation, I've got a Fosgate P2D410 basket and a Kicker SoloBaric L7 motor I'm going to be mating these two pieces soon and I'm wondering if yall could point me in the right direction when it...
  14. Cardboard Subwoofer Enclosures Are Better

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    For several years now I have been using a cardboard material called "chipboard" to form fiberglass parts for subwoofer enclosures. The chipboard is non corrugated and available in two thicknesses. You can find it at most any upholstery shop or upholstery supply. I have found a thousand uses...
  15. What is fleece? Why did I ever use the stuff?

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    After 20 years of fabricating I sometimes look back at the way I once used to do things and wonder how I ever arrived at the point that I am at now. I haven't used fleece to form a fiberglass project even once in the last 6 years or so. I currently make most of my fiberglass projects by...
  16. In search of an unusual part

    Fabrication, Tools & Tricks of the trade
    Hey everyone, I'm building a large cabinet for the back of my Jeep here pretty soon. Pretty much a big cube with 5 different compartments in it. One will serve as a sealed enclosure for my W6 and another will be for my two amps/bit ten/ distribution block. My goal is to try to make it...
  17. G35 Front Stage Project

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    So I had this guy come in and he was working on the door panels of his G35. He wanted to put some speakers in the doors mounted through the door panel. After talking a bit and reassessing what his goals were with the project, we decided on a different set of speakers and a slightly different...
  18. Chimney port to 6x9 holes?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello again, sorry if this has already been discussed I tried searching but couldn't find any topics like this. I'm trying to get the most and lowest bass out of my 02 civic using 3 12" subs ported. My current idea to get the best transfer function possible, is have my 12" subs facing the rear...
  19. *CAF* Duramax 2500 HD - Fiberglass Door Pods - Fiberglass Sub Box - PICS and VIDEOS

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    Hello! For those of you who don't know me my name is Mark and I am the man behind "Car Audio Fabrication" on YouTube. I have posted build threads before (like this one...
  20. 5 1/4's with 6.5s

    General Car Audio Discussion
    5 1/4's with 6.5s *Pics* I am custom building my own kick panels in a camaro we are restoring and we are looking to place 6.5's (component) in the front corner of the kick panel flush mounted and 5.25 components right behind them angled back with tweeters right beside them. What is the...