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Old 11-23-2012, 06:22 PM   #21
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Good choice on the PDX amp.

I'm quite an Alpine fan myself... Ran EVERYTHING Alpine in the old Grand Am.

I see that you're doing sealed enclosure too. Them Type-R's sound amazing in a sealed box and half filled with package peanuts. As long as you get the proper cubic feet in each chamber for the subwoofers, you'll be set with a nice steady deep tone.


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Old 11-23-2012, 07:01 PM   #22
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box has a clear plexi backing....interior filling won't work

but thank you
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:27 PM   #23
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Looks good without the sides but It wouldn't look bad with the sides re-purposed for either making the trunk rectangular or adding something other then the capacitors on the side.
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Old 11-23-2012, 07:29 PM   #24
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i got nothing ATM to add to the sides....and really whole purpose of this box was to have "usable" trunk space.....boxing in the sides looses some of that
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Old 11-26-2012, 06:13 PM   #25
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well pick up the primer/paint today and worked on my box a tad more....I scuffed up the inside of the box with 220grit paper the sprayed a few coats of primer


then got some color sprayed....taken with flash


taken without flash....still need to use some 2000grit paper and sand the box tomo then spray a few more coats of color.
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Old 11-27-2012, 05:20 PM   #26
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sanded the box and applied a few more coats of color....man its hard to capture the true beauty of this color on camera




then applied some silicone and set the rear plexi piece in place and screwed it in place




got it set back in the trunk....just clears my struck bar by a few inches....also still need to wrap the front parts with vinyl and the rear parts with carpet


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Old 11-27-2012, 06:24 PM   #27
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That window sticker says it all! I'm always jealous of your builds and mods Jim... You take custom to a whole different level!
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Old 03-30-2014, 10:05 PM   #28
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bringing this back to life finally got some time to work on it again and thinking of painting some accenting on the amp. will either use blaze green P-Dip or the same Synergy Green I used for inside the box

the Alpine MRX-M240 amp as it comes from the factory


now my ideas are as follows... not sure which is the right amount of color

option 1


option 2


option 3


option 4


option 5


option 6
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Old 03-31-2014, 03:21 PM   #29
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Old 03-31-2014, 03:58 PM   #31
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Old 03-31-2014, 04:16 PM   #32
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5 and 6 my faves. what about only 2 diagonal stripes, like the "gran sport" lines sleepy had?
i was going to mention changing the LED to a green bulb. i know a guy who makes LED fog lights that could prolly handle that for ya
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the light will be changed, trick will be turning the blue plastic into green.

you got the contact info for this LED fog light guy?
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Old 03-31-2014, 06:51 PM   #34
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....you got the contact info for this LED fog light guy?
no, i hear it's hard to find him. apparently, he travels with the circus or something...
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Old 03-31-2014, 06:53 PM   #35
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had a package waiting for me when I got home today


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Old 04-01-2014, 11:39 PM   #37
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Hmm, looks familiar
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yeah im waiting on the amp to show... got my stuff from ebay free shipping subs came from LA so got them next day. amp coming from NY
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Old 04-02-2014, 06:27 AM   #39
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I would with either option 4 or 5.
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so it seems my vinyl that I need for my box wont be here in time. so cant mount and wire the subs till later in the year... I head back to work April 12 and the vinyl ships the 10 from OK... but hopefully I can get the amp mounted, remake the floor pieces from a double amp set up to a single amp, and wrap all the rear parts with carpet
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