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hotown
07-25-2003, 10:53 AM
which are better?
the infinity reference 6953i 3 ways
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3036855146&category=14942

or the infinity kappa 692.5i 2 ways?
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3036855159&category=14942

i can see a price difference, but is it better to have the 3 way?
will i hear a sound difference going with the kappas?

M-Town
07-25-2003, 09:08 PM
I had the 3-way kappas. I ran them on my Alpine CDA-9815 which has 60wx4/27rmsx4. The speaker itself can take 110 rms and id reccomend you get close to that number. IF you don't run an amp to these speakers they won't get nearly as loud and the bass sounds really ****** in the higher volume levels. Don't get me wrong, the speakers are VERY nice and high quality even without an amp..but Id imagine you wanting to have your windows down and them blasting so get an amp. BTW...unless you dont plan to have subs in your car i wouldnt get 6x9's..id rather have 6.5's in the front..or get some components. Either way..these speakers are really nice.

hotown
07-25-2003, 09:39 PM
actually the 3 way 6x9s were the infinity reference and the kappas were 2 way, i was asking which way would be better. and yes i will be amping them, and yes i will be having subs.

M-Town
07-25-2003, 10:02 PM
overlooked that part...anyways i'd go with the 2 way kappa's...and if u really want 3 ways the kappa 3 ways arent to much more the nthe 2-way. You will notice a difference between the two, but if you take the 2 way's power em with an amp u will be straight. If these are the only source of tweeters you will be having then id spend a little extra and get the 3-way kappas. The ref. are still nice..but if u want the better SQ n such...kappa is your best bet. All depeneds on what you want to spend.

Gauntlet
07-25-2003, 10:21 PM
I have a pair of Infinity Kappa 6x9 3-ways (http://www.etronics.com/product.asp?stk_code=inf6935i&store=&rpc=4047&catid=360) I'm selling. They were used for about 3 months, being powered by an HU. There are no grills. I have the original warranty card that came with it, along with the order form from eTronics if you want that. $60 plus S/H. PM me if you're interested.

Oh yeah, one of the female terminals on the wire snapped, but it still works fine with a little electrical tape. It can be easily replaced/soldered, but for an extra $10 I can do it for you.

Gauntlet
07-27-2003, 08:37 PM
http://www.geocities.com/[email protected]/kappa1.txt
http://www.geocities.com/[email protected]/kappa2.txt
http://www.geocities.com/[email protected]/kappa3.txt
http://www.geocities.com/[email protected]/kappa4.txt
http://www.geocities.com/[email protected]/kappa5.txt

hotown
07-27-2003, 11:27 PM
they are sold

jer_stud56
07-31-2003, 05:55 PM
Are they truly sold now? If not I might take em. And hotown...go on ebay for a 1500d...you can get one for 292 shipped.
Oh and BTW the 28th was my bday (the day you got your car) next year let's celebrate the greatest day on earth :cool:. Chevy is sweet too. Go kill some fords.

- pe@ce

hotown
08-01-2003, 01:21 AM
yep, the check has been sent