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Anyone do a big system in their fit?

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Old 04-04-2016, 10:59 PM
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Anyone do a big system in their fit?

I want to see some other systems in fits, here's a few pics of mine












 
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Old 04-04-2016, 11:09 PM
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Components:
Headunit: Pioneer DEH-80prs
Mids/highs: 2 Crescendo PWX-8, 2 Digital Designs b2 horn tweeters
Subs: 2 15" Sundown Zv3
Amps: B2 Audio M1s(7k) B2 Audio Quattro (4ch)
Electrical: 100+ft of 1/0 skyhigh and knukonceptz OFC, 180a Singer alternator, XS Power d5100r (underhood) 4 XS Power d3100 (rear) Project dB aluminum fuse block and buss bars
Other: Dioguardo Engineering KM-100 volt meter, amp temp, and voice coil temp combo
 
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Old 04-05-2016, 12:43 AM
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Looks like a nice installation. Big car audio systems aren't really something I'm much into, but I certainly have nothing against those who enjoy such pursuits.

Please enclose that positive bus bar with an insulating enclosure of some sort before someone accidentally drops a wrench or something to short it out...or, God forbid, you're in a serious accident and something conductive finds its way there. What you have now is a pretty looking potential fire hazard.
 
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Old 04-05-2016, 06:45 AM
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Lol, it would have to arc across both the positive and negative to cause an issue, just touching the positive bar isn't going to do anything, how would I have bolted it down? Also for safety's sake, it's fused behind the front battery, before the back batteries and between batteries and amp
 
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Old 04-05-2016, 06:16 PM
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It would naturally have to touch the positive bus bar and something grounded, be that the negative bus bar or some metal part of the vehicle, to short things out. I will grant that there isn't a whole lot of metal in the Fit's interior, but the negative bus bar is quite close and exposed. Maybe I should have been more specific, "short it out to ground," but it seemed rather obvious at least to me what I meant.

Many times things I say and write are more obvious and clear to me than they are to other people!
 
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