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  1. Infinite baffle question(s)

    General Car Audio Discussion
    So, as I've been slowly mulling about with delusions of grandeur with what to do audio-wise with my car, I've begun to look in the direction of IB. Doing some reading and research, I haven't fully found information I was looking for. Maybe it's out there and I didn't look in the right places...
  2. Infinite Baffle: Forward or Rear Firing?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey guys, Decided to join the IB club. i have a 15" Dayton HF that i plan to put in my car. i see most people pointing the woofer into the cabin but was wondering if there are any con's to pointing them towards the rear. i live in MN so i'm worried about snow or rain possible dripping down and...
  3. 2006 Lexus IS250 IB Sub, Factory integration, Amp/DSP replacement

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    I picked up a new(ish) car a few months ago, and it's a little lacking in the stereo department. I present the guinea-pig, a 2006 Lexus IS250 Now the stock audio isn't actually THAT bad, but it has a few things I wish it did better. What it has: 6 CD changer in dash, with MP3 support Aux...
  4. Amp for IB install Sedan - IDMAX 15 V4

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi everyone, Need your help and good advise for my install. I have a BMW E46 sedan and I want to install an IDMAX 15 IB facing forward through ski-pass. My current system includes Pioneer 80PRS head unit, Audison Bit One, Morel Elate 602 for front stage (passive powered by PP PC650.2), 10...
  5. Zapco Studio 500 and PPI Art Front Stage

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I need help with the decision / direction of my SQ build. Ok, I'm a noob here and a long time lurker. I have multiple questions but will try to make it all short and sweet. I have built systems before, but it has been a few years, I also spent some time doing pro audio for the USAF. I only...
  6. 10" IB sub

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi, I've got a 2007 M45 with the 8 speaker bose system and am looking to upgrade. The system currently has a 10" free air sub in the rear shelf. I am looking for recommendations on an IB sub that i can use instead of stock. I currently have no options. Number of subs preferred: 1 Size...
  7. FS: Acoustic Elegance AE IB12AU

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    Product Brand & Model: Acoustic Elegance IB12AU - 4OHM Condition of all items: MINT - Used for 1 month in IB setup. Lovely sound. Works perfectly, no issues. Cosmetically in great condition as well. Please see pictures. Total Price: : $200 shipped Shipping Terms: : FREE to Continental...
  8. FS - BNIB AE Speakers - IB10AU

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    Product Brand & Model: AE Speakers - IB10AU (10" Infinite Baffle Subwoofer) Condition of all items: Brand New Total Price: : $175.00 Shipping Terms: : Included In the Price Pictures: Attached Additional info: I purchased from a guy who was not going to use it. My intent was to get a...
  9. Van SQ build - JBL vs Boston Acoustics

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hi all Have assembled a bunch of parts ready for my first install. Going for oldschool SQ. I've thrown myself a bit of a curveball tho, and could use some advice. I have the following bits: Vifa XT25SC90 tweeters Dayton RS100 mids Dayton RS150 midbass JBL GT5-12 12" sub (4 ohms, 90dB/1W/1m...
  10. Infinite Baffle: Cone Area vs Power

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Alright guys! Quick rundown.. Currently, I am running the oh-so-loved Acoustic Elegance IB12s in an infinite baffle. Feeding them roughly 200w each. Given the music I listen to/ music I make (part of Bass Mekanik records), the low-end rolloff just does not work for me (steep drop at 29hz). If...
  11. 1995 BMW 318i Convertible Speaker Upgrade

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I'm looking to upgrade the complete audio system of my car. I need a new (1) stereo, (2) speakers, (3) amplifier, and a (4) subwoofer. Note: price for parts isn't an issue, the cost for labor (for things that I can't do myself and keep in mind i'm a novice when it comes to car audio) will still...
  12. e36 Convertible Ski Pass Infinite Baffle help

    General Car Audio Discussion
    So I'd like to add a subwoofer to my car (1995 BMW 318i Convertible), but I don't want to just stick a box in my trunk. I've seen posts about IB/open-air setups by mounting a square woofer to the ski pass which seems interesting, but I'm not to good with this stuff and I'm not sure where to...
  13. 1986 Mazda Proteg? / 323 1.5 LX

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    Mazda323 SBacoustic/Dynaudio/CerwinVega Inf. baffle Is it possible to successfully combine American force and Danish detail in an old Japanese car? I would say yes! My dog Tyson aka Theis just loves attention! This is how cars looked like when I was a kid :-) If you see this in your...
  14. 12" Infinite Baffle suggestions?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hey everyone! New guy here :) I've got a 1996 Mercury sable that I'm wanting to do IB with, but due to height limitations, I can only fit 12s. I an run 2 or 3, either works.. 3 would have to be d4, 2 can be either d2 or svc4 to wire to 3/2ohm respectively. 2 will recieve ~200w each, 3 ~100w...
  15. 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...
  16. Amplifiers for a 3 way active front + subwoofer.

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Hello all, I started research for my sq build a few months ago and recently got to the stage of actualy purchasing stuff... So here is what I've got piled up in my living room right now. (everything is going into my 2000 Acura TL) Speakers: I will include RMS power handling for reader's...
  17. Shallow mount sub for IB

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Looking for a pair of shallow mount subs to use IB behind the rear seat of a convertible. The backs of the woofers will be in a chamber (sealed from folded top) that opens via several holes into the trunk. I'd like to use the 10" shallow Pioneer (TS-SW2501S2) over the 8" shallow Pioneer...
  18. 2013 mustang gt build log (slow motion)

    Build Logs & Project Install Gallery
    So this is my first true build log. This is a pretty busy time of the year for me at work, so that could slow things a bit, but I will try to make as much progress as I can throughout the build. I still don't have all of my parts for the build, namely my final amp configuration and any sound...
  19. Help me Choose a Sub: SA, HO, IDQ, GTi. Other?

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    Hey guys first time poster long time viewer here, need some advice on choosing a subwoofer. I have my front stage set up, 2 way active running Dayton RS 180 7" midbass and Vifa XT25 tweeters running off an alpine PDX-V9 5 channel amp. The mono channel was rated at 577 rms. Going to be crossing...
  20. Focal K2 Power - custom made infinite baffle or stock sealed dash enclosures?

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hi Guys, I just had a question about getting the most out of my dash mounted components in my Jeep Wrangler JK, For those who don't know about it In the new Wranglers, they have Small Sealed enclosures for all the 6.5" Woofers, and separate tweeters on the dash in the corners, Then an over head...
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