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thegreatestpenn
06-29-2011, 11:45 AM
what: Meca 2011 Ohio State Finals 3x event
when: October 2nd 9am - 5pm
where: Sound Investment EAST 4423 Main st. Columbus, Oh 43213
who: YOU!

thegreatestpenn
09-05-2011, 02:22 AM
about a month from now

itsblown
09-08-2011, 06:23 PM
This might sound like an incredibly stupid question but Ive never been to one of these events before and Im really interested in going to one are spectators welcome? and do you know of any events taking place closer to toledo ohio

kushy_dreams
09-09-2011, 12:26 AM
Theres a pretty good chance I will be going to this one :)


itsblown- where in Toledo are you? I stay by the university

Phoenix Risen
09-09-2011, 12:49 AM
are there any requirements to compete, i know i should know but i dont remember.

itsblown
09-09-2011, 03:14 PM
Theres a pretty good chance I will be going to this one :)


itsblown- where in Toledo are you? I stay by the university
The norther part alexis and lewis area

thegreatestpenn
09-10-2011, 12:36 PM
itsblown: spectators are welcome & free to attend.

Bryan: no requirements to compete, the requirements only apply to the state championships portion

itsblown
09-10-2011, 08:47 PM
**** If it was closer I would go any events comming up near toledo?

thegreatestpenn
09-12-2011, 02:06 AM
no events in to toledo area this year, but i'd like to get up there next season. any places u know open to an event lmk and i'll try to set something up

kushy_dreams
09-12-2011, 01:14 PM
car stereo one in toledo said they were gonna try and have a small non sanctioned event but I think that fell through. Everytime I would call and ask they said to call back later in the summer and now summer is just about over. The people that run the place are kinda d bags anyway so maybe its a good thing they didnt have an event.

thegreatestpenn
09-18-2011, 10:13 AM
2 weeks away

binks.333.binks
09-18-2011, 10:18 AM
never been to an event. im gonna try to make it out there

kushy_dreams
09-26-2011, 12:31 PM
Ok so I have a question about competing....does meca provide songs/tones to play while making a pass or do I have to provide my own? Am I allowed to sit in the car while making a pass? Can I change the tune of my box? I have never competed before.

thegreatestpenn
09-26-2011, 01:36 PM
Judges do not provide media to play during an SPL and Park and pound pass, you must bring your own music (amatear street classes) or tones

YOu can only sit in your vehicle for SPL if your under 145db. If you do higher than 145db and are sitting in the car you will be dqed but allowed to run again right after previous run.

you can change anything that you want as long as all changes are made before verification of class.

kushy_dreams
09-26-2011, 03:37 PM
So amateur street is music only? How long is each pass and how many do I get?

kushy_dreams
09-26-2011, 03:52 PM
And the engine has to be off right?

kushy_dreams
09-26-2011, 05:00 PM
and how strict are they about the cleanliness of song lyrics, all my songs are the dirty versions lol

thegreatestpenn
09-28-2011, 10:58 PM
Each pass is 30 seconds, car off for amateur classes yes. Dunno how many passes the head judge will allow, get there early enougb and u can at least get 2 (2nd pass will be an extra $5). Me and the other judges generally don't care about the lyrics

kushy_dreams
09-28-2011, 11:33 PM
Sweet thanks for all the help, looks like I will be there, I just need to get an oil change and a front end alignment.

thegreatestpenn
09-29-2011, 11:13 AM
no prob, hope to see ya there. I'll be judging SQ, but plan on getting some vids of the spl and park and pound fun

kushy_dreams
09-29-2011, 01:43 PM
where is the meter placed for park and pound? Does the car have to be off for this too?

2Dcore
09-29-2011, 08:30 PM
For some reason i thought this happening this sat. i made plans to drive from Pittsburgh pa to come to it than i looked again to see directions and i see it's on Sunday,Err. I never competed before, Is there rules about running fuses and such at this event? I was going to bring my Volvo and i got a temp system in it (No fuses). Will i be able to enter?

thegreatestpenn
09-29-2011, 09:52 PM
Kushy the meter is on a table 6ft away for park and pound. Car is on, but u cannot sit it

2dcore: you can enter without fuses, it will just mean you will be put in the highest street or mod class depending on your setup unless your amp's max power rating is readily available. Then we can use the non-member power formula to determine your class

DukeNut
09-30-2011, 02:41 AM
so the show is sunday, not saturday? i hope sunday so i can watch the bucks and bring my son and nephew:-) you should post a link to the rulebook so everyone can look through them. also whats the cost to enter or just get the car metered?

thegreatestpenn
10-01-2011, 10:35 AM
it is SUNDAY, since its a 3x prices are higher to enter than normal, 35 for spl, 30 for park and pound.
rulebook can be found on the FIRST PAGE OF MECA'S WEBSITE www.mecacaraudio.com, but here's the pdf link (25mb long) http://www.mecacaraudio.com/2011rulebook/2011%20Rule%20Book.pdf

2Dcore
10-02-2011, 07:00 PM
Show was good, It was worth the 4 hour drive to it. Just got home. F'in hurtin!

thegreatestpenn
10-02-2011, 08:19 PM
so tired, but thanks to all for coming out, GREAT TURNOUT! glad you enjoyed yourself 2Dcore, hope you come out again (next event is sunday oct. 30th its a 2x).

thegreatestpenn
10-03-2011, 05:18 AM
http://www.caraudio.com/forums/video-database/524792-meca-ohio-state-finals-footage-11-a.html

kushy_dreams
10-03-2011, 10:55 AM
I had a great time and it was a pleasure meeting everyone and thanks for the help to those who were giving me advice and helping me out. I will definitely be back next season!

ahole-ic
10-03-2011, 11:21 AM
Scores?

thegreatestpenn
10-03-2011, 12:24 PM
they aren't loaded yet, but every class from as1-s2 was 140+ for spl. s3-m5 were all in the 150's.

jtomsic
10-03-2011, 12:32 PM
Show was good, It was worth the 4 hour drive to it. Just got home. F'in hurtin!

where are u in pittsburgh?

kushy_dreams
10-04-2011, 02:10 AM
scores are up:

Events (http://www.mecacaraudio.com/dnn50/Events/tabid/76/ctl/eventresults/mid/438/eventid/1241/Default.aspx)