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OK i got a 2000 watt @ 1ohm amp and a 2 ohm sub is there anyway that i could be the full 2000 watts outta that amp with that sub? Or would i need a duel 2 ohm sub?
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what amp and what sub?
I'm pretty sure your sub is dual 2 ohms, I have never heard of single 2 ohms.
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Ive got a cadence IA-9 HC and a cadence ZRS-15
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The sub you have now is Single Coil @ 2 ohms??

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is the sub a dual 2 ohm? I have never seen a single 2 ohm sub
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Im guessing i was wrong bout that. I guess its duel 2 ohm. I was just wondering if i could get the full 2000 watts??
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if you wire down to 1 ohm, yes you will get the full power from that amp
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Local dealer said that i couldnt get 1ohm out of it they said to get the 2000 watts i would need two
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Im guessing i was wrong bout that. I guess its duel 2 ohm. I was just wondering if i could get the full 2000 watts??
check the sub, you might not be wrong, I think Cadence does make single 2 ohm subs, so if it's SVC you can only wire to 2 ohms. I don't think they make DVC on the zrs 15 but you will be fine either way since the 15 is rated @ 1000rms
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Verify what the coil resistance is.
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