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Re: Speaker swap/sub available
On Mon, 22 Sep 1997 Jagernauth_Stephen@bns.attmail.com wrote:
> Any recommendations for front door speakers for an '87 5ktqw? Will 6 1/2"
> fit? I'm installing an Alpine head unit and amp so need speakers which
> provide decent bass at high power levels. I bought a SAS Bazooka 10"
> sub but may not install it due to space. Anyone interested in trading the sub
> for quality door speakers or buying it outright?
> Steve Jagernauth email@example.com
> '87 5ktqw, '87 5kcst, '74 911/3.0
My '87 5000t has had about every possible stereo permutation: In the stock
openings, 5.25" speakers fit fine. I built mine out for 6.5"'s with MDF
and covered them in matching vinyl. The speakers got ruined (not enough
power) and I had a set of Focal 5.25" so in they went. In my particular
set-up, these are augmented by Pioneer 4" separates in the dash openings.
This is, IMO, about as much front stage as one can get in one of these w/o
cutting trim. Incidentally, I don't think you can beat the Focals for
front door use at high power levels.
No, I fear I don't need the sub. Mine has 3 Rockford-Fosgate 12" in the
87 5000T, way too much gear from Blaupunkt, RF, and a/d/s/