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    Kicker vs Alpine

    I need an amp for my Kicker 12" L7 ...dual 4....ported

    I've been on CL. The only guy with a Kicker zx750.1 wants 175 for it. But later that same day a guy offered me an Alpine MRP 1000 for $150 and another offered me a Kicker ZX1000.1 for 175. Which should I get?

    I've always had success with Kicker amps but have heard good things about Alpine amps as well. They are usually both underrated. I just always like to keep my gains low and still get great output and my Kicker amps always did that. No experience with Alpine amps.

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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    The kicker zx 1000.1



    I use gain as a volume control.

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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    zx1000.1



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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    go for the kicker zx the mrp alpines get problems with heat and cutting in and out even when tuned right.




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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    Thanks for all the replies! any other suggestions? How does the alpine pdx stack up to these?




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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    deff kicker




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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    stick with the zx1000.1 and you'll be happy




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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    Go with the kicker but b carefull ive been told that l7s dont like over the rated 750 rms




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    Re: Kicker vs Alpine

    Quote Originally Posted by Robert 2001 View Post
    Go with the kicker but b carefull ive been told that l7s dont like over the rated 750 rms
    I've been giving this one about 900rms on a Hifonics BRZ1200.1d. I'm just tired of it so I'm gettin rid of it for a kicker amp.




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