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Old 03-29-2003, 08:14 AM
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Running 8ohm subs down to 4ohms wire Q

Ok I have 2 MTX 10's that I want to run in parellel because they are 8ohm speakers and my amp is only 2ohm and 4ohm stable. My question is when running them in parellel I go from one sub's + to the other sub's + and negtive to negtive as well correct? Or do I need to go postive to negtive?
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Old 03-29-2003, 10:23 AM
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+ to + - to - is parallel and this will get you down to 4 ohms..
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Old 03-29-2003, 10:24 AM
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Ok thanks. Thats what I figured but these MTX's were kind of to expensive to experment on.
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Old 03-30-2003, 09:12 PM
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if your amp is stable at 4 or 2 ohms it should be stable at 8 ohms, since 4 ohms is basicly like double the power of 8 ohms
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