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Old    Adam Duggan (piggie)      Join Date: Feb 2010       03-02-2010, 1:11 AM Reply   
Hi has anyone got any of the Tantrum design comp speakers ? How do they go and what kind of power are you running through them. Also does anyone have them with the LED lighting option ? Looking at hopefully getting a set sometime soon .
Old    Adam Duggan (piggie)      Join Date: Feb 2010       03-02-2010, 8:09 PM Reply   
hmmm well i guess no news is good news lol
Old    Mikeski (mikeski)      Join Date: Aug 2003       03-02-2010, 11:11 PM Reply   
Are you talking about that garage built car speaker front/back junk they sell on ebay?
Old    j. gatsby (johnny_gatsby)      Join Date: Sep 2009       03-03-2010, 12:12 AM Reply   
I'll admit to it...I have a pair of them -about 4 years old. They are actually Rockford Fosgate Power T152's. I have a very ordinary amp- Sony marine- specs:

* Output Power : Maximum Output: 110 W x 4 (at 4 Ohms) Three Speakers: 150 W x 2 (at 2 Ohms) + 300 W x 1 (BTL at 4 Ohms)

I was not looking for the Wetsounds/Exile type of sound as I am pretty much just out with the wife and kids. The speakers are fine and sound great in and around the boat. I have no idea about what more power would do to these speakers. These are a nice low cost option. I also have the LED installed.
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Old    Christian Barker (mcb611)      Join Date: Feb 2010       03-03-2010, 2:30 PM Reply   
it just depends on what you like but i dont see them sounding to good they would probably have way to much treble
Old    Adam Duggan (piggie)      Join Date: Feb 2010       03-03-2010, 7:52 PM Reply   
yeah those are the ones . Unfortunitly cannot afford to shell out for some wet sounds even though i would so love some. And everybody else charges a fortune to ship to NZ. All the stuff in nz is pretty pricey to. So when i found the tantrums i was pretty pleased with the look of them and the led option is pretty cool to. I know there only got rockfords in them but have to be better than the pioneers im running at the moment .
Old    j. gatsby (johnny_gatsby)      Join Date: Sep 2009       03-03-2010, 11:00 PM Reply   
Piggie:

I got the speakers for pretty cheap on ebay. They sound good and are loud. Maybe too much treble not enough base. I have a sub and four other speakers to help with that. Nothing wrong with these-just not the biggest and baddest.
Old    Bob Hooks (xstar27)      Join Date: Apr 2013       04-24-2013, 1:36 PM Reply   
Not happy at all. Has any one tried to contact the manufacturer----tantrum designs? All I get is a busy signal. Do not respond to my emails!!!
Old    Anthonyv911 (tonyv420)      Join Date: Jul 2007       04-24-2013, 2:22 PM Reply   
had some blew them up, bought some 6"rounds, put them in place and blew them up, they have way to much treble. When I replaced the speakers ( not the cans) I noticed that they were just a PVC tube wrapped in stainless veneer. They were about 5 dollars worth of material, not counting the 49.00 speakers they put in them (pioneer). You can make your own cans and buy the clamps from just about anywhere, for prob a third of the price they want. Switching them out with some D- Bot 8's this year (HLCD). You live and learn, I would never buy anything with that Tantrum name on it again. Even the speaker clamps broke, they were pot metal, with a crome finish! not aluminum, like they looked!

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