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Help: Alternator for my DC 5k

I'm going to be running a DC 5k and a Rockford T400-2 soon. Trying to find an alt for my 2011 Ford Taurus, here is my current electrical setup idea and my alternator options:

__Current Items__

(1) Two runs on KnuKonceptz Kolossus Fleks 1/0

(1) Stock 140amp alternator

(1) Stock battery under the hood (XS D3400 to come soon)

(2) XS XP3000's for the trunk

__Alt Choices:__

**DC Power Engineering**

1.

270XP

200 amps @ idle / 180 amps when @ 200ºF

270 amps @ max / 250 amps when @ 200ºF

(12) press fit 50 amp diodes

$590

2.

370XP

170 amps @ idle / 150 amps when @ 200ºF

370 amps @ max / 330 amps when @ 200ºF

(12) press fit 50 amp diodes

$800

**Mechman**

1.

270 amp G series unit

165 amps @ 500 rpm

Full (270) output ~2,000 rpm

(6) press fit 65 amp diodes

$450

**Iraggi**

1.

320 amp unit

~170 amps @ idle

Full (320) output by 1,800 rpm

$660

Singer can't build me anything. Excessive Amperage can only go up to a 220 amp unit, which definitely isn't enough. Ohio gen never responded lol. I feel I should focus way more on the idle output instead of the max possible output. In that case, the DC 270XP would look like my best bet. Any further input? Thanks guys, not easy finding an alt for this car.

Last edited by mrclean636; 05-30-2013 at 02:14 PM.
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**Car**: 2011 Ford Taurus SEL / **Alt**: DC Power 270XP

**Deck**: Pioneer AVIC-Z140BH / **Amps**: (1) DC 5.0K, (1) RF T400-2

**Speaks**: (1) RF T2652-S 6.5", (1) RF T1682 6x8"

**Subs**: (2) DC XLm2 15's / **Batts**: (2) XS XP3000 Batts

**Wiring**: Kolossus Fleks Kable 1/0 (2 runs)

**My Ratings:**

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