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Old 01-05-2009, 08:35 AM
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Question about Epicenters

Do they really make much of a difference? If I was thinking of adding one do I have to go with Audio Control or is there another brand that does the same for a little less $?
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:43 AM
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i've seen bass reconstruction systems made by soundstream and other brands for under $100 online. audio control was the inventer of the EPICENTER but any bass reconstruction system will work the same way. its hard to explain how they work
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Old 01-05-2009, 10:46 AM
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I understand how they work but do they actually improve it that much?
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Old 01-05-2009, 11:44 AM
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are you still running factory deck? get an aftermarket HU first.

do you want your bass louder? dont get an epicenter, get a better box.
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Old 01-05-2009, 11:46 AM
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I have an aftermarket deck and am happy with the bass. Just wondering if they improve it at all.
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Old 01-05-2009, 11:52 AM
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I like Epicenters....
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Old 01-05-2009, 02:24 PM
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If you listen to pre-90s music or stuff with minimal bass in it then the Epi is a great investment. If you listen to stuff that already has bass, don't bother.
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Old 01-05-2009, 02:27 PM
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I don't think I really need one but was thinking of getting one to add to the "look" of my install if you know what I mean. But if they served no purpose I would not waste my money but if I can get some use out of it then I think it would look good in my install.
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Old 01-05-2009, 02:32 PM
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Well, like I say, if you listen to music with minimal bass then it's nice to have.

Other than that, it does have a great subsonic filter in it and IMO any system should have one of those
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So the next question is.... Does it have to be an epicenter or is there another brand with similar functions and a bit less $?
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