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Fusion RA205 question ??

Old 08-06-2013, 04:23 PM
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Hi, bought this setup and when i got everything hooked up it did not sound much at all. Volume all the way high and it sounded like crap, not loud at all and little "rattling" i guess. Do i need amplifier for this setup and if so what kind you recommend. Don't really wanna spend too much.

FUSION RA205
2.7" Transflective LCD Display.
AM/FM Tuner and Sirius Radio Ready.
50 Watts x 4 (max).
Durable, IPX5 Rated Housing.

Speakers

WEST MARINE
Pro Series 6.5" 2-Way Waterproof Stereo Speakers PW-165
Style: Flush or box mount Watts: 210W/pair (Peak)
Impedance: 4 ohms
Cone: 6 1/2" polypropylene cone
Magnetic Shielding: No
Waterproof: Waterproof exterior
Material: Stainless steel grille, plastic housing
Brackets: N/A
Quantity: Pair
Color: White
Warranty: Three year limited

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Old 08-07-2013, 01:49 PM
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id imagine the speakers are junk and they were distorting like crazy. an amp and decent speakers would make a big difference.
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Old 08-07-2013, 02:44 PM
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id imagine the speakers are junk and they were distorting like crazy. an amp and decent speakers would make a big difference.
i listened same speakers at store and they did not sound bad at all.
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Throw an amp on them see if it cleans it up.
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Old 08-07-2013, 03:15 PM
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what size amp should i get ?
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