View Poll Results: What type of stereo sytem do you have on your boat??
Dont ever listen to the stereo
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3.07%
Stock stereo, listen to it minimum amount
30
11.49%
A bit of an upgraded stereo, play it most of the time
110
42.15%
pretty extreme stereo, you can hear from a ways away...bumpin it all the time!
88
33.72%
I'm the frickin life of the party...Don't have enough room or power for as loud as I want it!!!
25
9.58%
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What type of stereo system do you have in your boat??

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Old 02-24-2003, 11:26 PM
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Default What type of stereo system do you have in your boat??

When partying in the boat, I think you must have the bumpin system to liven up the parlay!!
Who else thinks this to be true?? What are you guys running for stereos??

I myself am running a moderate system for the boat. 600 watts 12 speakers...two 12" subs (PPI), two amps (PPI), two sets of seperates (MB Quart), two stock speakers (for the cabin), Clarion deck. Going to do some upgrades here shortly

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Old 02-24-2003, 11:46 PM
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Mine is junk. I count on my friends with their big stereos.
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3 JL 10's
3 sets of alpine 6 1/2's
3 amps... fosgate 500, 400 and 250
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Default Sony CDX-CA700X

I have a Sony CDX-CA700X with four round speakers and an X-Plod woofer.

It's not "the life of the party", but it works for me!
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Old 02-25-2003, 12:14 AM
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1100 watts, 4 6 1/2 " componats with external tweeters 6x9's ,6 disc changer, remote to the driver seat so I don't have to reach 2 feet over. everything is clarion marine except the self powered 12" bazooka tubes. there is just NO room for anymore speakers
 
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What does a guy who has been in the audio business for over 25 years do in his boat?
Well,
Here's mine:

1:Sony CDX-MP70 Am/Fm/CD
2:XM satellite radio
3riginal (back when they were really good sounding) Soundstream 4 ch Amp running 4 McIntosh componet speakers w/ external X-Overs.
4: Original Soundstream (D200) amp running a pair of Kicker 10" free air subs X-over at 84Hz
5: MA audio speakers in cabin. Soon to be swapped out w/ new ones.

All the speaker levels we calibrated with a DB meter. X-over freq were swept with spectrum analizer (sp?).

The system doesn't have that "ethnic" sound which I intensely dislike, but is more of an accurate sound.
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Jensen reciever
2 Bose 131's

Not much...But I have a new amp for it and will be looking for some subs soon...
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Bigyellow cat Holy Sh*%,

Anyway i have the following

Sony CD and Changer
W/ wired remote
2 MB quart tweeters
4 Kicker 6 1/2
2 Sony 6 1/2
2 Kicker 10" Comp subs in sealed boxes
2 Punch 250 amps to run it

Its pretty loud, for SML its probably the loudest around, here in FL, I would say its good.

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Sony head unit CDXC910 with wired remaote
Sony cd Changer
6- 6" ' two ways
2- 3 1/2" two ways
2-12" Subs
2-8" Subs
1200 watts

Its plays at a adequet SPL
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kenwood 917 head unit

to 2 alpine eq's one for the front of the boat and one for the rear

4 kenwood excelon 6 1/2 w/x-over

4 tweeters

4 6x9 excelons

2 12's excelon subs

1 10 excelon sub

all MTX apms

amp control pannel...seperates the boat into 4 areas

remote sub control on the rear bench for your added pleasure


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