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Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 08-29-2003, 11:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 935
Posted By Hota
No Way!!!

The HK system is one of the worst sounding systems I've EVER heard in a car.

I didn't mind the lack of bass but the problem that really bugged me was the poor equalization of the overall system. ...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 07-07-2003, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By Hota
Also make sure that you're running both your...

Also make sure that you're running both your power wire AND remote wire far from the RCAs.

I didn't realize how much noise just the remote wire can cause before i ran them pretty close together.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-22-2003, 02:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By Hota
For a good SQ sealed box, the shape DOES matter. ...

For a good SQ sealed box, the shape DOES matter.

When you build your box, make sure the front and the back panels aren't parallel to each other. This will reduce standing waves inside your box...
Forum: For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy 06-21-2003, 04:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,849
Posted By Hota
SMG only rev matches when you're downshifting and...

SMG only rev matches when you're downshifting and are on the throttle, or when you're in full-force braking.

So, if you're moderately braking and downshifting, SMG doesn't rev match. In addition,...
Forum: For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy 06-21-2003, 02:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,849
Posted By Hota
I think it's funny how almost all SMG owners do...

I think it's funny how almost all SMG owners do most of their shifting with the stick rather than the paddles. At least off the track.

It's funny...I drove a stick this past weekend for the first...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-17-2003, 12:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By Hota
Note that if you wire in series, you'll have a...

Note that if you wire in series, you'll have a total resistance of 8 Ohms.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-17-2003, 12:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 581
Posted By Hota
Regarding the CC incident, the reason your amp...

Regarding the CC incident, the reason your amp burned out is because of the increased load put on the amp due to the parallel wiring of the both the subs and the Basslink.

Stupid CC installers!...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-17-2003, 02:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 609
Posted By Hota
They will definitely fit if they're only 2-3/8"...

They will definitely fit if they're only 2-3/8" deep.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-16-2003, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 609
Posted By Hota
It's not the diameter that's the issue, it's the...

It's not the diameter that's the issue, it's the mounting depth. You have a coupe, so you have a little more mounting depth to play with.

I've successfully installed a/d/s 6.5" speakers in my M3...
Forum: For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy 06-12-2003, 07:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 253
Posted By Hota
FS: Brown Bread Sound Dampener

I have 51 sq. ft. of Brown Bread sound dampener left. It's on a roll that's 24" wide and 310" long.

$75 + $20 shipping (this stuff is heavy!)

For details on the best in sound dampening, visit...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-12-2003, 12:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By Hota
Arc Audio makes awesome SQ amps that are very...

Arc Audio makes awesome SQ amps that are very conservatively rated.

This amp has awesome SQ and delivers 1000 watts when bridged to one channel mono:

Arc Audio 1500 D-R...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-12-2003, 12:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Hota
Don't know what your price range is, but this is...

Don't know what your price range is, but this is one incredible amp:

Arc Audio 4150 XXK (http://www.arcaudio.com/xxk4150.html)

There are a lot of nice 4-channel amps out there. JL Audio also...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-03-2003, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,245
Posted By Hota
The wiring diagram is located at the bottom of...

The wiring diagram is located at the bottom of William's HK Upgrade page. The link to William's page is embedded in the beginning of my page:
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 06-02-2003, 06:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,213
Posted By Hota
Absolutely! The Alpine CHA-S634 w/ Soundgate...

Absolutely! The Alpine CHA-S634 w/ Soundgate adapter has worse sound quality that the OEM head unit.

I first noticed it with the Norah Jones song, "Don't Know Why". At the higher volume peaks,...
Forum: For Sale, For Trade or Wanting to Buy 05-27-2003, 12:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Hota
I still have some of these parts available

I still have some of these parts available
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-27-2003, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By Hota
True...but it's just a severe pain in the butt. ...

True...but it's just a severe pain in the butt. Remember to label everything though since there are several wires that have the exact same colors.
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-27-2003, 01:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By Hota
The problem with hooking up an external amp,...

The problem with hooking up an external amp, whether or not you use the Ven4, is that you'll have to cut off the connector to the factory amp and splice into the car's wiring harness. This means...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-27-2003, 01:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,245
Posted By Hota
Re: Re: Re: a/d/s 346is install

Check out my stealth amp install...

http://bimmer.roadfly.org/bmw/forums/audio/forum.php?postid=3155118&page=2
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-27-2003, 01:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 594
Posted By Hota
If it's a coupe, I'm pretty confident that it...

If it's a coupe, I'm pretty confident that it will fit. I got a woofer with a depth of 63mm to fit without any problems and with lots of Dynamat behind it.

Just make sure that the woofer...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-26-2003, 01:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,245
Posted By Hota
I support SpaceMonkey's answers. Here's my...

I support SpaceMonkey's answers.

Here's my pic. I did even less work than SpaceMonkey.

I used the old HK mounting ring and just sliped it over the 346is woofer. The tension of the ring bolted...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-25-2003, 06:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By Hota
I'm using an Arc Audio 5-Channel amp as well. ...

I'm using an Arc Audio 5-Channel amp as well. The head unit provides 2 sets of signals (front and rear). They both have the exact same information unless you have a Dolby decoding head unit.
...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-25-2003, 04:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By Hota
Differential signals does not actually prevent...

Differential signals does not actually prevent more noise from entering. However, noise is easily removed from the system. This makes it absolutely superior over ground reference signals.

This...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-19-2003, 01:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 907
Posted By Hota
Here's my DIY... ...

Here's my DIY...

http://bimmer.roadfly.org/bmw/forums/audio/forum.php?postid=3155118&page=2
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-16-2003, 12:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By Hota
MBQs are very bright. a/d/s uses silk tweets, so...

MBQs are very bright. a/d/s uses silk tweets, so the highs aren't as bright as MBQs or others that use metal dome tweeters. I don't know about the others.

You might want to also check out CDT...
Forum: Bavarian Soundwerks' Mobile Electronics Forum 05-06-2003, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By Hota
Why you'd keep the strongest link in the system...

Why you'd keep the strongest link in the system and keep the other junk I don't know, but here's how to do it....

If you're going to be keeping the HK amps, then the speaker loads don't matter...
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