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#1 gav

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Posted 02 June 2009 - 04:06 PM

Hi. just wondering if anyone has a pic of these on the car? Ta

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Posted 02 June 2009 - 04:48 PM

Like these?

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If you get them you need to glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat.

Nick

Edited by nickrose, 02 June 2009 - 04:50 PM.


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Posted 02 June 2009 - 04:56 PM

i wont them!!!!

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 09:21 AM

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Fibreglass will be better than glue :P

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 09:44 AM

Is there an easy way of running the speaker wire through the inside of the door?

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 09:49 AM

Cheers guys, are they alpine type r's in the first pic? These are what i was considering, any good?

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 10:59 AM

Cheers guys, are they alpine type r's in the first pic? These are what i was considering, any good?

Yeah, there a good solid sound, especially with having the seperate tweeters. I have the tweeters upon the top dash rail - they are OK there but need to find somewhere better.
If you get the Speaker pockets from Bolt on Bits - make sure you glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates quite a lot with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat!

I have Alpines throughout the car I think they sound the best and also look amazing.

Nick

Edited by nickrose, 03 June 2009 - 12:06 PM.


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Posted 03 June 2009 - 11:36 AM

Cheers guys, are they alpine type r's in the first pic? These are what i was considering, any good?

Yeah, there a good solid sound, especially with having the seperate tweeters. I have the tweeters upon the top dash rail - they are OK there but need to find somewhere better.
If you get the Speaker pockets from Bolt on Bits - make sure you glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates quite a lot with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat!

I have Alpines througout the car I think they sound the best and also look amazing.

Nick



Just my 2 Pennies on tweeter locations (and the original topic):

Mine!

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 11:39 AM

The new Type R's are coaxes so might just get these.

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 12:05 PM

Hi Watso,

Good position for the tweeters, look better there than i thought they might.

Project for the weekend :P

Nick

Edited by nickrose, 03 June 2009 - 12:05 PM.


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Posted 03 June 2009 - 02:17 PM

Cheers guys, are they alpine type r's in the first pic? These are what i was considering, any good?

Yeah, there a good solid sound, especially with having the seperate tweeters. I have the tweeters upon the top dash rail - they are OK there but need to find somewhere better.
If you get the Speaker pockets from Bolt on Bits - make sure you glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates quite a lot with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat!

I have Alpines throughout the car I think they sound the best and also look amazing.

Nick


hey mate im from australia. just wondering what this bolt on bits place was couldnt find it on google.

cheers

#12 nickrose

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 02:26 PM

Hi,

Don't think they have a direct website, I found them on e-bay - Here

I live close enough to collect so couldn't comment on delivery.

Nick

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 08:14 PM

Like these?

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If you get them you need to glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat.

Nick


wow :genius: sumone went for the fancy ones lol :D

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Posted 03 June 2009 - 09:09 PM

Like these?

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If you get them you need to glue the inner part of the enclosure to the outer part as it vibrates with high bass, I used a hot glue gun - worked a treat.

Nick


How have you ran the speaker wire through the door, different to Danny_California?

#15 Danny_California

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Posted 04 June 2009 - 12:11 AM

Those are old pics, I didnt have the balls to drill into the doors with such poor access at first. Got sick of seeing the wires though, so I drilled a hole in the door and in the door frame and ran the wire up inside the door, away from the window, and in through the door frams about half way up.




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