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Old 24th November 2011, 03:22 AM   #991
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My answer to OP's original question would be as follows:
1. Made in USA
2. Most i see going for high dollars are 1/2 ohm stable
3. some have more gold inside than Mike Jones's mouth..who?


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I am the OP, and thanks you all guys for answering my question, I never tought it would reach almost 1000 posts!

Question for Perry Babin, I asked you one time what are the best made series of amplifiers and I think you told me the Rockford Fosgate PUNCH series from early 90s were the best.
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Old 24th November 2011, 03:40 AM   #992
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I don't remember that. If I said that, it was likely relative. They made some good amps and I still recommend Rockford amps. No amp is perfect but the Rockford amps are generally very reliable and except for some (like the HD amps) they will last many years. Many of the newer amps (not referring to Rockford) self destruct under normal operating conditions. When they come in for repair, they have to be modified (physically.mechanically) so they don't fail prematurely again.
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Old 21st March 2012, 06:26 AM   #993
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Set of audiomobile amps for sale on ebay

Old School Audiomobile SP300 SA1000 CXE-2 SA450 Vintage car audio not SA400 | eBay
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Old 17th April 2012, 02:38 PM   #994
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Question Alphasonik A-265 amp

Can anyone please tell me where i can get the manual? also the value on it... I have had it for ever never used it yet and i was going to put it in my sons truck..but not sure if i want him to have it....its rare... PLEASE HELP ...thanks!!
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Old 17th April 2012, 03:49 PM   #995
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In the 90's I worked as an installer right down the street from A/D/S in Norwood, MA. I had worked my way up from my first rockford amp to some apline stuff, then to Soundstream and eventually to a/d/s. I still have 2 p840's and a p4100. I recently had some problems with my soundstream ref404s and substituted it for my tiny p240 to run the front a/d/s 336is seperates. What a huge sound difference for 2x40 watts at 4 ohms!
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Old 18th September 2012, 09:09 AM   #996
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I just installed a Nak PA-300 - II and a Carver M2090i in a '92 Cutlass Supreme.

The Nak sounds as good as it did 20 years ago and would probably give a lot of newer stuff a run for its $$.

In my next and much newer vehicle I hope to install a Blade M504-W and Blade M1002, along with a pair of B&W LT40 silk dome tweets and LM50 mids that were adapted from their top-of-the-line B&W Matrix 801 series home audio speakers!

I had the B&W stuff in my '85 Blazer up until about '96, and wow! they were somethin' to behold!

I think they would still fair well against both Focal and Hertz.

Some of that old school stuff is still hard to beat.
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Old 18th September 2012, 09:45 AM   #997
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In the 90's I worked as an installer right down the street from A/D/S in Norwood, MA. I had worked my way up from my first rockford amp to some apline stuff, then to Soundstream and eventually to a/d/s. I still have 2 p840's and a p4100. I recently had some problems with my soundstream ref404s and substituted it for my tiny p240 to run the front a/d/s 336is seperates. What a huge sound difference for 2x40 watts at 4 ohms!
any interest in selling the 404s?
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Old 6th November 2012, 01:09 PM   #998
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It depends on your use...

Do you need a tank to go into battle everyday or a Yugo to run down the street once a week?
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Old 7th November 2012, 05:23 AM   #999
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Heres some pics of my Orions.
Still with boxes and papers.


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