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SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:32 AM
This has been an ongoing build for a while, I'll post up a bunch of the pictures I have. I'll try to keep them in chronological order for the most part.

In the meantime, I'll list my setup.

Head unit: Pioneer DEH-500UB in Metra dash kit

Front Stage: WCC 6.5 components (rebranded Diamond 662)

Front Stage Amp: Old School Sherwood XA-1240Q

Rear fill: Removed

Substage: 2 American Bass XFL

Enclosure: SMS 4 cubes tuned to 33Hz, red kerf port, flush mount

Sub Amp: HFi2500D (up for upgrade after electrical is finished)

Electrical: Stock alt (mechman 240a being ordered as we speak), wet cell battery (Duracell AGM from Sam's going in within the next month), KnuKonceptz KCA big 3, one run of KCA 1/0, one run of Kolossus 8ga

Other: xScorpion voltmeter (being replaced, refresh rate is too fast), 40Sqft of AT deadener, 2sqft of Knu Kol deadener (spoiler), siliconed down license plate to deaden vibrations, false trunk floor (to increase SPL and give solid mounting surface)

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:34 AM
First: pictures of the car (back end is weighed down pretty good.... lol)

http://i8.tinypic.com/81qgm05.jpg

http://i3.tinypic.com/871ucf8.jpg

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:36 AM
First system: (limited amount of pictures)

Kicker CVR 12s in a probox (hit hard for what it was, but tuned too high)

http://i5.tinypic.com/86662yb.jpg

Kenwood KDC252u in a Scosche Dash kit

http://i15.tinypic.com/81reiba.jpg

HFi 2500d guts

http://i6.tinypic.com/6l9uvra.jpg


And the electrical upgrade began

http://i4.tinypic.com/82w6k5u.jpg

http://i16.tinypic.com/8a3q72h.jpg

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:41 AM
Got tired of the CVRs....

XFL

http://i11.tinypic.com/6wpuv6g.jpg

Box from Double 07

http://i6.tinypic.com/835lv04.jpg

http://i17.tinypic.com/72zoq4n.jpg

http://i3.tinypic.com/7xt0arn.jpg


Mounted amp

http://i7.tinypic.com/80pxuvk.jpg

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:46 AM
Decided my front stage was lacking, added component set, amp, and false floor

http://i15.tinypic.com/6xr5d2t.jpg

"fabricated" aftermarket tweeters into stock tweeter location

http://i14.tinypic.com/73csorr.jpg

http://i4.tinypic.com/8akoztl.jpg

6x8 to 6.5 adapters

http://i13.tinypic.com/8c11xk6.jpg

Installed tweeters

http://i7.tinypic.com/6xhg01f.jpg

False floor begins

http://i4.tinypic.com/6y1c0zo.jpg

http://i9.tinypic.com/6t2qirk.jpg

Floor and amps go back in

http://i13.tinypic.com/6poyzb9.jpg

Box goes in

http://i7.tinypic.com/7xobwpx.jpg

http://i5.tinypic.com/6tx915k.jpg

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:51 AM
To accommodate the extra amp, new head unit goes in

http://i11.tinypic.com/8be2ir8.jpg

http://i1.tinypic.com/8giz4nc.jpg

http://i7.tinypic.com/82b0mu0.jpg


Sound deadening begins

http://i4.tinypic.com/80yylih.jpg

Scooted box further back, it is audibly louder

http://i10.tinypic.com/6p6fujk.jpg

http://i8.tinypic.com/72itfys.jpg

More amp mounting pics (may paint the MDF under amps black in the future)

http://i3.tinypic.com/8f1r3b9.jpg

http://i10.tinypic.com/6t5o0vr.jpg

SounDrive
05-19-2013, 12:51 AM
Current appearance:

http://i15.tinypic.com/8e7wp3t.jpg

http://i16.tinypic.com/6x8g4dx.jpg

Fancy sticker ;)

http://i12.tinypic.com/6o2vg38.jpg



Also somehow I missed this picture, but internals of the sherwood amp:

http://i8.tinypic.com/6pg5miq.jpg

oxsign
05-19-2013, 08:28 AM
1of my favorite HU. Looks like a clean setup, how's it sound?