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    couple questions

    so i'm lookin to replace my type r coaxial speakers with component speakers. the highs on them distort especially on the sssss's. So I would like to replace them with a good set of component speakers, the catch is I have a total of 2 5/8 allowable depth. I have a budget of 200 - 300 would prefer to keep it closer to 200.

    Also when installing these can I keep the rear speakers playing with a 4 channel amp. Run the front speaker outs to the crossover then from the crossover to the mids and tweeters and the rear channel of the amp to the rear coaxial speakers. other options/opinions for better sound?

    I have a polk audio d4000.4 channel amp with 125rms per channel and a pioneer 80prs head unit.


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    Re: couple questions

    considering these

    WoofersEtc.com - FD6000 - ARC Audio 6.5" Component Set

    however I'm unsure of the mounting depth




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    Re: couple questions

    87 views and no input.....




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    Re: couple questions

    Quote Originally Posted by dj2606 View Post
    considering these

    WoofersEtc.com - FD6000 - ARC Audio 6.5" Component Set

    however I'm unsure of the mounting depth
    Never used these speakers, though look very nice/specs....But I myself could not find the depth of the speakers, even from the Home page.id give them a call and find out




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    Re: couple questions

    Im running CDT speakers on my front stage in my truck, and sound great/polk in my suv at the moment, and will be swapping to CDT speakers




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    Re: couple questions

    JBL MS-62C have gotten great reviews. I have a set of CDT HD62 CF that I never got to install yet, but I can tell you the mounting depth is 2-3/8". @mylows10 will hook you up if you go with CDT.



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    Re: couple questions

    Cdt hd models will keep you in your price range hit me up if you want prices or look on the cdt website




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    Re: couple questions

    Quote Originally Posted by audiobaun View Post
    Im running CDT speakers on my front stage in my truck, and sound great/polk in my suv at the moment, and will be swapping to CDT speakers
    are you using the CDT HD62 CF?


    http://www.arcaudio.com/pdfs/reviews...views-9.01.pdf

    second page says 2.5" depth which would work.




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    Quote Originally Posted by dj2606 View Post
    are you using the CDT HD62 CF?


    http://www.arcaudio.com/pdfs/reviews...views-9.01.pdf

    second page says 2.5" depth which would work.
    Im running these-http://www.woofersetc.com/p-9700-hd-63it-cdt-audio-hd-65-2-way-braxial-component-set.aspx




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    Quote Originally Posted by dj2606 View Post
    are you using the CDT HD62 CF?


    http://www.arcaudio.com/pdfs/reviews...views-9.01.pdf

    second page says 2.5" depth which would work.
    As well, as these will be going up front coming up from the rear, taking the place of some Old school Polk MoMo 5.25 woofers, and a CDT tweet=Pretty much the same speakers=http://www.woofersetc.com/p-4596-cl-61a-25-pro-cdt-audio-classic-65-2-way-component-speakers.aspx




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    Re: couple questions

    I will also be running a pair of Kicker KS 25 Tweets in pillars,removing some Others in its place




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    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    Cdt hd models will keep you in your price range hit me up if you want prices or look on the cdt website
    it's 350.00 for the set i was hoping to keep this between 200-300 and hopefully closer to 2, however I may have to save up because those specs look crazy. However I will be forced upgrade the amp because they are rated at 180 rms. geeze that's crazy




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    Re: couple questions

    You don't need to upgrade your amp. It's fine for just about any 2-way set on the market. The "sss" sound is sibilance, and it isn't from distortion. Upgrading to a nicer speaker should help.




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