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PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:36 pm 
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scanditurbo wrote:
my vauxhall viva e coupes sub used to open the boot
and it split the rubber round the rear screen also
and the lenses in the rear lights cracked
oh to be 17 again


When i was 19 and had my 900 T16S. I had 2x 18" Subs in the rear on a custom shelf.
That really was insane.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:43 am 
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sorry what was that i cant hear you

had to have good tunes in the viva coupe e there wasnt alot of fun coming from under the bonett 1256cc of nuffin
it was coupe though first thing i said when the seller opened the boot plenty of room for some subs in there
seller was about 85 so had not a clue what i was on about

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:49 am 
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Previous but one 9000 had 4 x 12's in a ported box , needed 2 batteries and a 180 amp alternator to run it. Cracked the rear doors at the bottoms of the pillars along with god knows what falling off and braking.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 6:08 pm 
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Nelliem wrote:
Previous but one 9000 had 4 x 12's in a ported box , needed 2 batteries and a 180 amp alternator to run it. Cracked the rear doors at the bottoms of the pillars along with god knows what falling off and braking.


Wow, could almost perform CPR on someone with that, just by turning up the tunes. :park:

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:08 pm 
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What music is everyone listening to? Mines mostly electronic dance based but I have a very wide taste but I do like bass heavy tracks :)


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:03 pm 
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Nelliem wrote:
What music is everyone listening to? Mines mostly electronic dance based but I have a very wide taste but I do like bass heavy tracks :)


EDM. Even though im 47 lol.
Mainly Bass House, and Twisted House. Im a DJ by the way.
Im on Insanity Radio, west London every friday night at 7pm. And now i have a Residency at Medicine in Egham as well.

Twitter, Instagram, SoundCloud, Mixcloud.
DJ_PaulTUK

Here you go....
https://soundcloud.com/dj_paultuk/tracks

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:49 pm 
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Cool, I'm 46 so don't worry about that lol, still do a fair amount of festival work and always get the 'are you not a bit old for that' comments from my family :)
My working buddy turned 71 this year so it would appear I still have 30 years of festivals/events to come :)

I made a start on my door cards yesterday , took off the door pockets and laid everything out. Cut some MDF rings and got things ready for fibreglass. I'll put some pics up when I get onto more interesting things, happy to start another thread if you'd prefer Paul?


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 21, 2019 11:04 am 
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I've swapped over my pod build onto the 'My Cars' section.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 5:35 pm 
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Finished 1! Might recover the pod as it has a few wrinkles but pretty happy overall :)
Hard to show in the image but the covering on the pod and door pocket is a fairly close match for the leather door insert so it ties in quite well.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 5:51 pm 
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Wow, that is Exactly what i want mine to turn out like.
Can you list the materials you used ?. My new one has Rocky Black interior also.

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 6:06 pm 
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If you have a look in the 'My Cars' section there is a step by step, kind of.
Quite long to make though, I think I have about 10 hours in this one, passeger side will be quicker though.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 6:24 pm 
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Nelliem wrote:
If you have a look in the 'My Cars' section there is a step by step, kind of.
Quite long to make though, I think I have about 10 hours in this one, passeger side will be quicker though.


The time does not really matter much to me. The sound stage in a 9000 is absolutely pants, there is no getting away from that.
So this has to be done.

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