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06-16-2012, 06:45 PM
Hi im new here i have a 2002 f-350 crew cab and going to be doing a system soon im so far doing 2 JL 10" W1's with JL JX10001/D for speakers gonna do alpine trpe-R's SPR-60 6.5s but what amp to run them? was thinking Rockford fosgate PRIME R600-4D or Rockford Fosgate T600-4 POWER which one u guys think?
the head unit will be Pioneer DEH-P7400HD.

06-16-2012, 06:53 PM
first the bass amp is way too much power for those subs,also consider some better speakers up frt ,components will do nicely.you'll also need to do the big 3 on the electrical and maybe replace the stock battery with a agm battery

06-16-2012, 07:16 PM
ok what amp for those subs? Will this one be better for those subs?
I dont know a lot about this stuff trying not to spend a crap ton but want it to sound a lot better then it does now stock.
id rather not do components they seem much more diffcult to wire and put in.
battery is a brand new interstate plus it is a diesel so i have 2 batteries if that makes a difference.
what else needs to be done on the electrical side of things?

06-16-2012, 07:32 PM
a 500 watt rms amp should be fine,or get better subs ,the components are not that hard to install,also the big 3 and your good

06-16-2012, 07:48 PM
ok thank u sir
i have to have a sub that will fit in a box with thses 2 specs, Air Space = .60 cubic foot Per Sub, Mounting Depth = 5.25"
heres a link to the box, Ford F-250/F-350 Supercrew Cab 99-07 Dual BTS Subwoofer Box (http://www.supercrewsound.com/99F250ccbts.html)
will the components make that big of a difference from the others with the tweeter on the speaker already?

06-16-2012, 07:57 PM
yes the components will ,that prime amp is junk and a waste of your money,also consider amping the speakers too.there are some speakers here for you to look at American Bass - SL 104 (http://americanbassusa.com/product.detail/product_id/29) i can give you a price too.

06-16-2012, 08:18 PM
If u could get me a price that would be awesome. I take it there better then the W1's?
What amp for the W1's or the American Bass's?
Would this amp be good for the speakers? Rockford Fosgate T600-4 POWER

06-16-2012, 08:28 PM
Also anything i should look for in a head unit other then features i want 3 pre-outs and a sub control?
oh and what are the big 3? lol
Found a sticky of the big 3
next question setting gains, the calculator in the link here: http://www.caraudio.com/forums/car-audio-reference-database/534215-how-set-gains-dmm.html will this work for amp for speakers too? Is this something u should do with speaker amp too?