Well, about a week ago a friend of my mom gave me this car for free.....so i figured I'd throw a lil system in it......and it is my first car and this is going to be my first system.
So the car I have is a 1989 Mercedes-Benz 300SE .
and the system I am throwing in it is going to consist of....
SUB: AudioQue HDC3 12"
AMP: HiFonics BXI1608D (~1600w)
BOX: 2.3ft^3 tuned to 38hz and is "Homemade" by me.
as for the regular speakers in the doors and stuff will come last.....but I am going to get the following.
HEADUNIT: Sony CDX-GT820IP
Front In-dash speakers (4"): Eclipse SE4000
Front Door Speakers (6 1/2"): Focal 165-A1
Rear Deck (6 1/2"): Eclipse SC6500
Speaker Amp: HiFonics ZXi6408 (85w x4 @ 4ohm)
Now.....as for the sequence of things getting done, so far it goes like this.....
Saturday 7/26: Building box. (must sit for 24 hours after being built)
Sunday 7/27: Ordering Door Speakers and Head Unit.....and Carpeting Box (once the 24 hour wait time is complete)
Monday 7/28: Amp and Amp Kit will arrive in the mail.
Tuesday 7/29: Break time....nothing really to do that day...just got to work.
Wedsdy 7/30: Subwoofer will arrive in the mail. Hopefully UPS doesn't damage it..
Thursdy 7/31: Waiting for the last of the door speakers and speaker amp....
Friday 8/1: Focal speakers and speaker amp will come in the mail...... THEN INSTALL TIME BABY !!!!
Saturday/Sun: BREAKING IN THE HDC3 !!!!!! AND WHAMMMMMMIN !!!!!!!
Now....as for the materials for building the box today (7/26):
Sheet of MDF (3/4 in.)....(not in picture) (in the garage)..... $26
Glue: TiteBond III $8
Drywall Screws (1 5/8 in.) $5
Silicon II Sealant $4
Black spray paint for inside the port.... $1
Spray adhesive to carpet the box. $5
Roll (5 yards) of carpet. $15
As for the tools for the box build are at my grandpas house.....I am going to build it there and he might give me a little hand if need be......he used to do some carpenter work so he has plenty saws drills ect.....
I will update with pics of the box build tomorrow night wen it's all done......
thnx for listening.....