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post #1 of 16 Old 02-05-2007, 09:57 AM Thread Starter
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Got New Horns!

I finally got my Train Horns installed. I have to say they are louder than I expected, and they definitely clear the road. I even communicated w/ a train, which was pretty cool. I've got them mounted right under the passenger side rear door, along w/ the 3 gallon air tank and a pretty good size compessor. Only thing I don't like is the compressor, the thing is loud enough to drown out the sound of my PSD, thankfully it only comes on for 2-3mins at a time.

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how bout some pics and a sound clip?

I want to do the same but too much $$ for now.

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Good deal, what kind of compressor did you put on, or did it come with the horns. Wouldn't mind on board air in the truck.

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I got'a get a set of them...must have!!
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How much did it set you back and the brand you went with???

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Does the compressor only kick on when you blow the horns?
I would love some of those bad boys.

Rodslinger put some of the less expensive ones on his rig and I would like to hear his too!

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I'll get a couple pics when I get home, and try to post them up. A sound clip is going to be a little difficult, but I'll try to get one. Here's a link to the place where I got mine: HornBlasters Air Horn Products Catalog! Find The Perfect Train Air Horn For Your Car Or Truck!

Just so you guys know, I didn't pay that much for it, I got some of it knocked off from a gift card and a Fire Fighter's Discount

The compessor only kicks on after they blow, I can get about 4-5 good 5-sec blows for the horns, before the tank needs to refill.

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Even if you did pay full price thats still a good deal, since it comes with a compressor and tank.

I bet those K3A's are wicked loud

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congrats! have fun with them. i do with mine!
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