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Old 09-15-2009, 07:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Are Rockfprd Fosgate FNQ's any good?

I have the opportunity to aquire some brand new, in the box Rockford Fosgate FNQ speakers.
I know they're old school but, are they any good?
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Old 09-15-2009, 08:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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all the reviews i've read about them, have been great.

i've never had them myself.

how much are you paying for them?
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Rockford Fosgate's stuff is generally pretty good. Their lower end products (sold in Best Buy) are kind of garbage in comparison to their mid and upper end stuff. I actually had a buddy that had the FNQ's for a little while and they sounded pretty good.
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What would you guys say for a decent 4 channel amp. Rockford, MB Quart or Alpine?
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I have an Alpine 4-channel running my Infinitys in my car. I really like it. It replaced my older Pheonix Gold. I miss my Xtant though. Couldnt ever get the correct part from them. THAT was a great sounding amp.
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What would you guys say for a decent 4 channel amp. Rockford, MB Quart or Alpine?
I'm currently running an Alpine/Polk setup in my E39. I've had an Alpine MRP-F600 in my car for about a year and it's been rock solid. Mids and highs sound amazing and I've never had it overheat even when pushed to the limits.

If money wasn't an issue I would look at JL Audio's Slash Series but I really like their stuff alot so I'm kind of biased.
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Alpine FTMFW!!!!

I love alpine amps...

which one are you looking into?
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I was looking at the MRP-F600 as well. Less expensive than RF by far.
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Alpine are quite nice for a discount brand. Big fan of infinity and boston acoustics for slightly higher/mid range $ stuff. Rockford stuff hits pretty hard, never heard that particular model, but I've seen a few RF setups that were decent for the price. Though I must say they do hit hard, but sound muddy. Thats my only negative to say about them.
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