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Default setting gain

Why is the amp gain for subs set with the sub disconnected since it shows clipping with the sub connected at the set gain?
I already set it with a -7.5db 45hz tone but I'm just curious why not set the gain with the sub connected.
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Why is the amp gain for subs set with the sub not connected since it shows clipping with the sub connected at the set gain?
I already set it with a -7.5db 45hz tone but I'm just curious why not set the gain with the sub connected.
Thanks guys
you can do it with the sub connected just dont kill it with a constant sine wave at max power for long durations, its actually more accurate to do it with the sub connected due to the rail sagging but i find it easier to do with the sub disconnected so things arent vibrating like mad when im getting measurements
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Yea nothing like leaned over your amp with a 40hz tone full tilt in your face. Lol


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