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cablguy184
10-16-2011, 07:34 PM
Sound Quality !!!
Cablguy184's "White Lightning" ... 1997 Chevy Silverado 1500 Extended Cab ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1921/26203460074_large.jpg



install pics and vids ASAP ... stay tuned ...

Louisiana_CRX
10-16-2011, 07:48 PM
looking forward

kramer_212
10-16-2011, 08:26 PM
looks pristine, subscribed.

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 08:38 PM
Unboxing and measuring out of the Material ... Very easy to work with ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464078_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464080_large.jpg

Taking the truck apart and getting to work !!!

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464090_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 08:40 PM
Thank you guys !!!
I've been gone from this site a while (sorry bout that) ... But I'm back and got alot to do here ...

Kangaroux
10-16-2011, 08:42 PM
What kind of equipment is going in?

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 08:49 PM
What kind of equipment is going in?

Linear Power and Blues Car Audio ... System already built ...
Build log here ...
http://www.caraudio.com/forums/car-audio-build-logs-cars-trucks-suvs/491314-cablguys-1997-chevy-silverado-1500-extended-cab-sq.html

Just going back and doing some MAJOR updates and changes ... hopefully for the better ...

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:07 PM
Audio Technix goes on real good with no problems ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464082_large.jpg

Everything must work together ... egg crate material installation behind the midbass driver ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464083_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:09 PM
door mechanism back on, Audio Technix used to seal the holes for great airspace for the Blues Car Audio 6.5 midbass driver ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464084_large.jpg

Memory foam to help out with leaks and tight seal for door pannel for no unwanted noises from the door ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464085_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:13 PM
door pannel back on (Very tight fit) ... and driver installation ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464086_large.jpg

tested ... and it works !!!

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464087_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:15 PM
Finished product ... kick pannel / door / A-pillar ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464088_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464089_large.jpg

More pics ASAP ...

Louisiana_CRX
10-16-2011, 11:18 PM
I hope to catch you at a USACi show around Jackson...next year...Id like to hear it....

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:20 PM
I was in Louisiana a couple of weeks ago ...

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:26 PM
Driver door ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464091_large.jpg

Egg crate material installation ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464092_large.jpg

For some reason, I did not get a pic of the memory foam installation ... but trust me, its there ...

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:29 PM
Door mechanism installed and Audio Technix to seal the holes and cracks ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464093_large.jpg

after memory foam installation ... door pannel back on (another tight fit) ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464094_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:34 PM
Everything hooked up and tested ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464097_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464096_large.jpg

and here you have it ... Doors are DONE !!!
You can see the change from my build log that we took the midrange drivers out of the kick pannels and went to the doors ...
This is one of the BEST Sound Quality changes I could have ever made ...

benchambers80
10-16-2011, 11:35 PM
you need more spacers

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:42 PM
you need more spacers
Why ??? the tightest fit was my goal ...

murph
10-16-2011, 11:48 PM
nice install so far

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:50 PM
nice install so far
Thank you Sir ...

cthedinger
10-16-2011, 11:52 PM
Looks great Randal, your truck sounded amazing at finals!

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:57 PM
Looks great Randal, your truck sounded amazing at finals!
Thank you Sir ... Coundn't have done this (or made it to Finals) without your help ...
I shut out a few of those Trailer Queens ... I'm going for the ones that got me next year ... Wish me luck !!!
Hope to get started on what we talked about soon ...

cablguy184
10-16-2011, 11:59 PM
Rear Door and Rear Quarter pannel ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464102_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464104_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-17-2011, 12:02 AM
Tight Fit (as usual) and rear imaging tweeters installation ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464101_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464105_large.jpg

cablguy184
10-17-2011, 12:04 AM
What was left (at the time) got installed on the floor ...

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464106_large.jpg

The whole floor and the roof is next !!!

cablguy184
10-17-2011, 12:06 AM
Thank you Audio Technix !!!

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464108_large.jpg

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/482/1929/26203464107_large.jpg

Phoenix Risen
10-18-2011, 12:09 PM
awesome truck, i would love to get to hear it at some point... any chance youll be at sbn in march?

sacsking916
10-18-2011, 01:43 PM
very very nice. awesome work sir.

cablguy184
10-18-2011, 02:56 PM
awesome truck, i would love to get to hear it at some point... any chance youll be at sbn in march?
Thank you ... I'm gonna try my best, but not making any prommises though ...


very very nice. awesome work sir.
Thank you Sir ... now I've got to find the time and money to get back to work on it ...

sacsking916
10-18-2011, 03:31 PM
Thank you Sir ... now I've got to find the time and money to get back to work on it ...

that dang word. i wanna utilize a little more sq out of my car from the mids and all. so i will be taking some of this and trying it out.

whitedragon551
10-19-2011, 07:04 AM
I hope you know that egg crate isnt closed cell so it will absorb moisture.

cablguy184
10-19-2011, 09:01 AM
That truck has over 315,000 miles on it with the door pannels taken off many times over the years, and never once seen any moisture in there ...
but I will keep my eye out ... Thank you Sir for your input ...

cablguy184
01-26-2012, 02:52 AM
that dang word. i wanna utilize a little more sq out of my car from the mids and all. so i will be taking some of this and trying it out.
My I suggest Blues Car Audio ???

I hope you know that egg crate isnt closed cell so it will absorb moisture.
Checked the other day ... no moisture


Man, I really need to get back to work on this project ...

Bettr n' Revrse
01-26-2012, 03:18 AM
Ya get on it! Lol

sacsking916
01-26-2012, 12:03 PM
My I suggest Blues Car Audio ???

link please?

cablguy184
01-28-2012, 07:32 PM
link please?
Blues Car Audio (http://bluescaraudio.com/)

sacsking916
01-28-2012, 08:01 PM
Blues Car Audio (http://bluescaraudio.com/)

saw that as well. wow them prices are steep arent they? but they are well worth it as far as i know. i'm running a decent set as it is now, but i do want to try to get some more SQ out of the setup i have got for now.

carlosg_313
01-30-2012, 11:22 PM
saw that as well. wow them prices are steep arent they? but they are well worth it as far as i know. i'm running a decent set as it is now, but i do want to try to get some more SQ out of the setup i have got for now.

i got in his truck, and loved the sound quality those subs had. the way the box was tuned, LoWz were had. my words wont make justice on how beautiful and clean his truck sounds

cablguy184
02-03-2012, 08:12 AM
saw that as well. wow them prices are steep arent they? but they are well worth it as far as i know. i'm running a decent set as it is now, but i do want to try to get some more SQ out of the setup i have got for now.
Worth the money ... Yes !!!
Thanks Sir ... Let me know if I can help ... I'm not sure where you are located, but I like for you to demo this ride ...


i got in his truck, and loved the sound quality those subs had. the way the box was tuned, LoWz were had. my words wont make justice on how beautiful and clean his truck sounds
Thank you Sir !!!

sacsking916
02-03-2012, 11:45 AM
Worth the money ... Yes !!!
Thanks Sir ... Let me know if I can help ... I'm not sure where you are located, but I like for you to demo this ride ...

Bro i am way in cali, if i was anywhere closer i would definitely be all over it

cthedinger
02-03-2012, 12:25 PM
Bro i am way in cali, if i was anywhere closer i would definitely be all over it

Come out to the 2012 USACi finals and hear it :)

cablguy184
12-19-2012, 03:08 AM
WOW ... Been a while since I've been on this thread ... Plenty of updates and pics !!!!
I will get to work on this as soon as possible !!!

Thumpersplbassx
12-19-2012, 10:32 PM
The build looks nice!