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04-08-2004, 02:37 PM
summer is comin and its means time for a new system.i was wonderin what sub would be louder and push alot of bass.its between the jbl power series p1020 or the polk mm10.im goin to get a new amp couse the visonik sucks its like it send the power to late couse the subs hit late so im goin with phoenix gold amp or polk amp.i might go with the new polk momos.and 1 last thing i want the sub to be loud in the car and out
04-10-2004, 01:34 AM
for spl, jbl in a ported box. or, if you've got the space and really dont mind it sounding like a load of shat, a 6th-order bandpass. which specific amp u looking at? if youre gonna do bandpass or ported, you'll need a better amp, in order to control the sub better (not a huge factor, but you mentioned your current setup hitting late, figured this would help). in a sealed box, it's quieter and tighter. which specific amps u looking at?
oh, and for spl, you'll probably want a 12. maybe a 15, look at www.adireaudio.com. they look cheapish, but have a great rep.
04-10-2004, 03:40 PM
well i got the amp fixed it hits fine now.im probably goin to stick with polk just get the new baby momo's couse i could get 2 12 inch and it would fit my amp perfect.id love to get the adire but id have to buy i nice size amp.
04-10-2004, 05:16 PM
that's an understatement - in a small sealed box, the brahma can take 1600 rms; the 15" tempest will take 750 (rated), probably 900-1000 in reality. since you seem to be putting out 800 watts, that tempest would fit quite nicely. although, an adire kinda deserves a better amp. the baby momos will do quite nicely. talk to pbd, he likes em a lot.
04-11-2004, 12:50 AM
ya most likly im goin with the baby momos couse there the only sub i can find that would fit my amp perfect and will pound.them momos have to be unreal couse my 2 gnx 104's hit hard
04-11-2004, 01:02 AM
so i hear (haha... okay, shutup). you'll have to go with sealed, they don't have the suspension for anything else.
04-11-2004, 12:59 PM
ya i know they sound like crap at cc couse they think they should be in a ported box.
04-11-2004, 02:46 PM
youll be happy with a couple of those momos, theyre very nice
04-11-2004, 08:56 PM
want a couple of blown idmaxes -- they're sellin cheap!!! real cheap!!!
i'm bordering on "postal worker" with anger over my two blown subs.
04-12-2004, 12:58 AM
i still don't get how they blew, and you were so loving over them only a couple weeks ago.
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