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this is my friend's amp and the specs are

RMS Power (2 ohms)300 watts x 2 channels

and it's not 1 ohm stable

I know this sounds really dumb but I would need (2) D4 ohm subs right? and wire each one to 2 ohms to get the 300 to each?

wouldn't that make it a 1 ohm final load and it's not 1 ohm stable?
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this is my friend's amp and the specs are

RMS Power (2 ohms)300 watts x 2 channels

and it's not 1 ohm stable

I know this sounds really dumb but I would need (2) D4 ohm subs right? and wire each one to 2 ohms to get the 300 to each?

wouldn't that make it a 1 ohm final load and it's not 1 ohm stable?

well if the amp is 300 x 2 @ 2 ohms a dvc 4 ohm on each side or a dual 1 ohm on each side should give you what you want


the amp is 4 ohms mono, so you can wire them up to 4 ohms also if you like, 2 ohms minimum per channel, these class ab blow easlily if you drop below there specs
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well if the amp is 300 x 2 @ 2 ohms a dvc 4 ohm on each side or a dual 1 ohm on each side should give you what you want
so if I get (2) D4 ohm subs, and wired each sub to 2 ohms, each on seperate terminals on the amp?
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so if I get (2) D4 ohm subs, and wired each sub to 2 ohms, each on separate terminals on the amp?

that would be perfect for this amp....2 ohms minimum like specs say on the website or 4 ohms bridged minimum

I have like 8 of these blown that I used for parts...Many people think they can wire it at 1 ohm
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RMS Power (4 ohms) 200 watts x 2 channels
RMS Power (2 ohms) 300 watts x 2 channels
RMS Power (1 ohm) Not Stable
Bridged RMS Power 600 watts x 1 channel
Total RMS Power Output 600 watts
Peak Power Output N/A
Total Peak Power Output 2000 watts
Maximum Input Gauge Size 4
Minimum Impedance Unbridged 2 ohms
Minimum Impedance Bridged 4 Ohms
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that would be perfect for this amp....2 ohms minimum like specs say on the website or 4 ohms bridged minimum

I have like 8 of these blown that I used for parts...Many people think they can wire it at 1 ohm
lol ok so wire each sub to 2 ohms, and each sub into seperate terminals on the amp? just wanna make sure that doesn't give it a final load of 1 and kill the amp
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Wire them to 2, or wire them to 2 then wire them in series to the amp bridged for a final 4 ohm load. I would do the latter so you receive a uniform amount of power to each sub.
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Wire them to 2, or wire them to 2 then wire them in series to the amp bridged for a final 4 ohm load. I would do the latter so you receive a uniform amount of power to each sub.
why? I can't use 2 D4 subs and wire each to 2 ohms?
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You can, but IMO for subs a single circuit is better than 2.
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