Steve Ratcliffe

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  1. I'm up for that and can convoy from leicester!
  2. Thanks guys its good to be back! Steve. :D
  3. Right folks, I have the following kit that I was reserving for future projects, changed my mind, sticking with the stock kit in the Lexus (it's good enough): JL Audio 12W6V2 12" Subwoofer house in 1" thick MDF box, fully carpeted in acoustic carpet, terminal plate, ready to drop into most cars as small enclosure size. Dual voice coils. Run in nicely, this packs the same punch that 3 x 12" normally would but at 10 times the quality. Not been abused - includes Phoenix Gold Pro-Dual Connector and 4 Meters Phoenix Gold High Grade S?ub Cable £380 (£580 New 6 Months Ago). JL Audio XR650 Mid Bass Drivers (6.5") Brand New Never even got round to installing these. £200 (£250 New 1 Month ago - never even installed!!) JL Audio XR 525CSI 5" Coaxial Speaker System with XR Series Crossovers. 1 Year old, run in nicely, No abuse. £150 (£280 New). JL Audio 300/4 Top of the range 4 channel power amplifier. This is boxed and packaged as new, 1 month old, never even powered up, possibly one of the very few best 4 channel amplifiers money can buy! £540 (£590 New 1 Month ago, never used) Rockford Fosgate BD500e Mono Bass Amplifier. Fantastic Class D Sub Amp with remote punch bass control. 10 Months Old, very nice amplifier. £180 (£300 New) Alpine CDA-9815RB Head Unit - Used for approx 2 Months. Top Spec, 60W per channel, CD, AiNet Control, RDS Radio, Dual Line Display, 3 5v Pre-Outs. £260 (£320 New) Alpine MP3 Changer Ai-Net 6 Disk £100 (£175 New) Pheonix Gold Pro Line Driver, this unit boosts RCA output from the headunit to around 8v - use this on your front channels for outstanding mid-bass from your front speaker setup. £60 (£100 New) Phoenix Gold Power Distribution system comprising of: 5m length red 4 gauge power cable, 2m length of red 4 gauge power cable, 3 x 1m length of black 4 gauge power cable, 1 x 4 way fused distribution block, 1 x 4 way negative distribution block, 1 x 100Amp circuit braker. Various cables have lugs crimped and soldered, also a selection of unused gold terminals - all genuine PG expensive kit! Includes selection of accessory wire, relays, fueses, fuse holders etc etc £120 (Approx £300 Worth) Pheonix Gold 1Farad 25v Power Capacitor £90 (£170 New) RCA Cables - 3 x 5m Pheonix Gold Twinshield True Balanced Directional Cables. £60 (£90 New) There will be more on this list just as soon as I work through all the kit I have. All this equipment for sale is in as-new condition, I look after all of my equipment and do not do cheap bodge job installations. Some of this kit is new and never used - items i have stated. I have boxes for 90% of this and can provide proof of purchase for everything. Cheers, Steve.
  4. Hi All, After an interesting few months in Canada I have decided to return to the UK to my family and friends, and of course TOC - and more appropriatly now LOC! I will post some photos from my trip and a few good stories I've got shortly. Since my return to the UK last weekend I have visited the nice gentlemen at Lexus in Leicester and aquired myself an 03 plate IS200 Sport in Platinum ICE Metalic with the 18" Rims, Styling Kit, DVD Sat Nav and a few other goodies thrown in. Looking forward to meeting all you guys again at the next joint LOC/TOC meet. Cheers, Steve.
  5. Hi all, The speakers are gone but the reat is still for sale! I also have a set of four interior Neon tubes, good quality ones by Autoleads - £10 a peice (£25 new). Cheers, Steve.
  6. Any bit in perticular? Cheers, Steve.
  7. No still trying to attract a quick sale with it as running out of time.
  8. Pre-Face Lift Model, 19000 Miles, All the usual plus TTE Sports Suspension, Satelite Navigation System, Protection Pack & Supaguard. £8800 ONO Must sell by the end of next week. Cheers, Steve.
  9. JL Audio 5.25" Co axial Speaker System with Yaris Custom Build Door Mounts, Crossovers, Box etc etc. £150.00 (£300 New). Clifford Concept 300 Cat 1 Alarm System, All looms and accessories included, such as valet code switch, status LED, bonnet switch, long range antenna, dual zone proximity sensor with zoned size adjustment control panel (this was £150 optional extra), glass tampor sensor, remotes and self powered smart siren unit. £175.00 (£480.00 New). Clifford Smart Windows 4, will add onto most clifford concept alarm systems, allows you to control vehicles power windows from the remote control, also closes the windows when the alarm is set, and alows you to vent them slightly after alarming. Includes looms. £80.00. Clifford IntelliStart 4, will add onto most concept alarm systems, allows you to start the engine and accessory circuits from your remote, also feature include holiday mode whwere engine starts itself when battery runs low or weather very cold over night. All looms included. £120.00 Cheers, Steve.
  10. Yes beer and grub is always a result! Whats this Vectra all about - I was more impressed with the idiot in the Astra estate that managed to get cleaned up joining the motorway just in front of us! Steve.
  11. night time cruise? - come to swansea - thats where i am that weekend!
  12. You have it wired wrongly then - there should be a four pin plug on the end of a long loom that goes to your rear speakers - then you should have a converter lead that enables you to double up the two front sets of speakers, and put the rears on their own. Once connected correctly the fader should fade between front (dash and doors) and rear. Steve.
  13. The Rockford bd500 is renowned for shorting against it's own heatsink! Listen to the amp it's self, is it making a high pitched whistling sound whenever powered up? Check your solder joints also - if you've got dry connections the resistance will be massive and could cause problems. Cheers, Steve.
  14. 1. with this setup will my paseo pump Depends what you mean by pump, JL speakers are all good, although the 10W3 is renowned for SPL performance over audio quality, it's still only 10" surface area, so if your looking for earth shattering deep thunderous bass - get two more! 2. how much db yous reckon ill be getting Nothing special - sorry. 3. will this be loud enough Depends what you want - again it will only perform really well if its doing what it does best, 10" woofers do fast moving beat lines very well, but don't drop as low as 12 or 15's. 300w RMS is a fair power output, and with the JL / amp you will have no problems driving it. 4. will it be bassy Again, its good as far as 10" woofers go. 5. what specs should i do for the box WxHxTopxBottom = 376x353x154x260 Cheers, Steve.
  15. Take your villen lock off the steering wheel.....