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Old 11-28-2012, 03:07 PM   #21
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Re: factory sub to an aftermarket HU's rear speaker outputs?

Bridging the Alpine rear channels and tapping in the sub harnesses is free and done when the dash is removed. The plastic panels on the bottom of the back seat just unsnap easy if the sub connection needs to be checked or reconnected.


Adding a new sub and amp will cost nearly or over $300.00 a bazooka, $130.00. And don't forget a good wiring kit, easy extra $50.00 plus the little supplies to do the install that can add up.

If I made a box to go behind the seat I would go with the Pioneer, it's more efficient and the box would need to be 1 inch taller to fit the pioneer sub.
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The Tang Band 10" sub (also called Wild Tang by tpevehouse.... hahaha!) .
Yeah, that! I could remember what the thing was call. Too much psychology from class for me to remember so I ran outa space. I didn't think that the cost difference wasn't that much, honestly. Apparently I under estimated the bazooka tube's cost effectiveness.

My box isn't 1 inch taller, but it was pretty tight getting the my sub to line up right. It goes from the very bottom to the very top of the box.
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Old 11-28-2012, 03:52 PM   #23
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Yeah, that! I could remember what the thing was call. Too much psychology from class for me to remember so I ran outa space. I didn't think that the cost difference wasn't that much, honestly. Apparently I under estimated the bazooka tube's cost effectiveness.

My box isn't 1 inch taller, but it was pretty tight getting the my sub to line up right. It goes from the very bottom to the very top of the box.
Ouch... I had a class in college called "Logic". It was all theory and philosophy. I almost had a mental meltdown every time I left that class. I took it as an elective because I thought it would be interesting. Live and learn!
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Many have used the Pioneer and the Elemental Designs subs with great success. However, the ED is no longer available. The Tang Band 10" sub (also called Wild Tang by tpevehouse.... hahaha!) is widely available on partsexpress.com and is virtually the exact same driver as the ED. great end-result.
I thought it was called the Tang Bang, but I guess it can be called The Tang Band? We just need someone to call it the Big Bang or the Bang Tan
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I thought it was called the Tang Bang, but I guess it can be called The Tang Band? We just need someone to call it the Big Bang or the Bang Tan
Hahaha! Just for reference, here's a link to it:

http://www.parts-express.com/pe/show...number=264-862

Astronaut drink + collection of music artists = Tang Band!
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Old 11-28-2012, 11:11 PM   #26
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Hahaha! Just for reference, here's a link to it:

http://www.parts-express.com/pe/show...number=264-862

Astronaut drink + collection of music artists = Tang Band!
I should have checked that link before I posted, I guess some names are very confusing or they simply change them with time.
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I should have checked that link before I posted, I guess some names are very confusing or they simply change them with time.
But Tang Bang and Wild Tang are SOOOO much better!
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noo. Wild tang sounds far to dirty for a sub.
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Re: factory sub to an aftermarket HU's rear speaker outputs?

Well, now that we've thoroughly tainted this thread, Imho4ep, have you given some thought to what you plan to do?
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Well, now that we've thoroughly tainted this thread, Imho4ep, have you given some thought to what you plan to do?
Haha, i'm suprised noone threw a "gang bang" in there.

Im actually in Belize right now ill make my mind up next week when i'm home. I really appreciate everyones help and suggestions!
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