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Old 09-02-2004, 01:44 AM
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thanks, but I need 5.25....first dibbs are waived
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I need to fit them in the existing holes, I believe they are 5.25....do you have a deal on the Pioneers? Are they worthy?

I have not heard anything about the 8 inch ,they just came out ,My distributor doesent even have them yet. The 6 1/2 2 way are suppose to be a decent speaker for the money.I dont think they will fit the 5 1/4 hole . They do make adaptors but you probably would want to cut it larger if ya got the room .

If got room for the Babbs there about the same price as the 8 inch Pioneers.The hole for the Babb 10 inch is a lot smaller than a 10 inch but still has a 10 cone surface area.
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Old 09-02-2004, 07:05 AM
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Stay away from infinity 6x9 marine speakers.

They do not like water at all. So marine speakers are they not!

I had 3 pairs in my boat last summer. They all start to make a ugly sound due to the glue that hold the basselement dissolve when the element gets wet.

I have got new from the store I bougth them from every time. But it is very irritating.
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The Babb are good speakers,but they take some decent power to get good sound out of them. If your not going to use an amp, I would use something else. Depending on what you want to spend... Bazooka makes marine speakers... I have had good luck with them. They are mid range priced.
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Give me a holler on the 6.5 MBQ's.
I bought some Boss speakers cause they were cheap and I'm not all that impressed with em.
Been considering the MBQ's. Shoot me a price if they're not already spoken for (which ones are they? the NKA116?)
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Old 09-02-2004, 10:56 AM
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I just installed 4 JL AUDIO 6x9 3-way speakers in my dads sea ray coustic 240 and a pioneer premier deh-900p ?head unit (I think thats the model number) those speakers kick azz. speakers and amp were about $500 very loud and still some good bass. we were at put in bay and a guy in a newer sea ray was mad at us because we were drowning out his BOSE system.
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Old 09-02-2004, 11:42 AM
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audiobahn builds some great marine speakers(great warranty,water proof,great sound) different sizes,woofers etc.---give a call 800-376-1616 or 954-237-0332 art
 
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