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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

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    I would run a pair of 200's or 250's or your stock alt with like a 300 amp.
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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

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    I wonder if Tantric will put a pink carbon dustcap on the shd I'm gonna run. Hmmm...
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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by Buck View Post
    I would run a pair of 200's or 250's or your stock alt with like a 300 amp.
    you don't think i can get away with one 250 amp alt?




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

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    you don't think i can get away with one 250 amp alt?
    I'm sure you can "get away with it", but if you can generate what's being drawn without dipping into your batteries, you're friggin golden.

    That being said, the brackets for multi alt setups can be pricy. I'd just get the baddest mf'ing alt you can get under your hood.




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

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    I'm sure you can "get away with it", but if you can generate what's being drawn without dipping into your batteries, you're friggin golden.

    That being said, the brackets for multi alt setups can be pricy. I'd just get the baddest mf'ing alt you can get under your hood.
    cool thanks ma you really helped me out!




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

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    cool thanks ma you really helped me out!
    No problem and good luck. Show us your new alt when you get it in.




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Keep in mind. Car audio is alot like guns. Once you get into it your gonna want bigger and bader. Ask me how i know. Its all a money pit hence my screen name.



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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by Justin braaapp View Post
    you don't think i can get away with one 250 amp alt?
    You can, but it's very simple man. You're not producing as much power as you are using. So your voltage will drop.



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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Singer alts all the way. I got a prototype 6 phase hairpin at the time it was his first one for my vehicle type. Absolute beast. Rated for 250 i clamped 276 before i ran out if amp draw. No doubt in my mind it puts out more. Customer service is top notch.




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    i can make it happen
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    god your thirsty
    Not really. He asked for a pink cap




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by av83 View Post
    No problem and good luck. Show us your new alt when you get it in.
    what would happen if I ran the amp on 1 ohm until i got my alt, which is when my next paycheck comes on the 10th. could it damage my amp? this is just my dd truck so its not like I'll be competing.




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Keep the volume down and you maybe ok




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    Keep the volume down and you maybe ok
    alright i just wanna have a little bass until i can afford the alt. can I just get one through you?




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    Re: HO ALT do I need it??

    Quote Originally Posted by Justin braaapp View Post
    alright i just wanna have a little bass until i can afford the alt. can I just get one through you?
    Yes




    pioneer avhx 5500 dvd, gzpa 1.4000 x 2
    ab vfl 350.4 ,7 pc 2150 and a 150 ah power ware agm ,275 amp singer alt , 2nd one coming soon
    cdt 6.5 es 6 im mids,cdt es 010 tweets,es 02 mids ,mx1000 3 way x overs , sky high and stinger hpm o gauge wires ,also 2 tantric hdd 15's in a 9.5. ^3 ported no wall box 11.5 octo port.
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