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How do I get my system louder?

Jul 27, 2009 by .


One of the greatest tools in the audiophile toolbox is math. What? Math sucks you say. Well I say get your calculators out and start working your brain. This will be fun, honest. In retail, chat forums and lunch rooms across the country the single most common questions are “how do I get my system […]

Plastic, Fiberglass or Wood for Car Audio?

Jul 22, 2009 by .


When discussing Q-Logic Q-Forms or Q-Customs, often I get the same question- Why Plastic? With all of the different types of materials available, why use plastic, why not wood or fiberglass? There are several answers to this question, and I will get to all of them. Wood- Wood is great for the basic flat enclosure. […]

Q-forms Upgrades to Thicker Plastic

Jul 20, 2009 by .


Innovation in car audio is difficult. Whether you are talking about unique materials or custom equipment, being innovative is not a simple task. Just about everything has been done before, but that does not mean that it can’t be done better. Q-Logic has been in the business of building pre-fabricated enclosures and vehicle-specific kickpanels and […]

What’s Wrong with the iPod?

Jul 11, 2009 by .


Why I hate the iPod I grew up using Apple computers. In 1985, when the Mac came out, my parents bought one. I loved the Mac, even though all of the games I wanted to play were IBM-based. So when the iPod came out you would think I would love it, right? Incorrect-amundo my friends, […]

Car Audio Upgrades – The Big Three

Jul 05, 2009 by .


While every system uses different components, there is one area that is often overlooked, the wiring. I am not talking about the power and ground wire that runs to the amps or the speaker wires, I am referring to the charging system. Before adding anything else, upgrading these wires is critical for optimum performance. Most […]

New Shelby Vehicles Introduced

Jul 01, 2009 by .


2009 Mid-America Ford and Shelby Nationals This year marked the 35th annual Mid-America Ford and Shelby Nationals event held at several locations in Tulsa, OK area. The 5-day long event included road racing at Hallett Motor Circuit, drag racing at Tulsa Raceway Park and a car show at the Southern Hills Marriott in Tulsa, OK. […]

Auto Aftermarket Industry Scrapped

Jun 21, 2009 by .


The US government as well as many state governments have been trying for years to get rid of us. We are the automotive hobbyists. Whether it is suspension limits (lifting or lowering), noise ordinances or emissions restrictions, they just don’t like us or some reason. The latest attempt is a doozy. The US congress has […]

Re-Emergence of Q Logic

Jun 17, 2009 by .


Since 1988, Q-logic has been providing vehicle-specific subwoofer enclosures, replacement kickpanels and pre-fabricated universal subwoofer enclosures for car audio enthusiasts. Originally started in the back room of a local car audio shop in Stillwater, Ok, owners Dave Cunningham and Bill Basore knew they had something special. By the mid-Nineties, Q-Logic had grown to be a […]