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Old 12-07-2010, 04:03 PM
cagefighter cagefighter is offline
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Question Amp and Sub box questions...

So i feel like a ramrod even asking this stuff, but since it's been 10 years since i hooked up a good system (that got stolen in front of my freakin' house), i've got some newbie-type questions. i "inherited" one of those Pep Boys SPX 2x10"sub box and 800W amp combo ... kinda like FisherPrice "My First Amplifier", i know ... and a Jensen 340W amp from a few years back. before people rag on me for the low-grade system, i don't care about top-of-the-line stuff (for now).

what is the BEST, most efficient wiring set-up to run these amps and subs? (subs: 10" 2-ohm single voice coil guessing 400W max/sub; amps: Jensen @ 2-ohms=170Wx2, @ 4-ohms=120Wx2, @ 4-ohms=340Wx1; SPX amp: who freakin' knows ... 800W?!) do i bridge the SPX amp? run the subs in parallel? in series? any way to link the 2 amps to not strain either too much or does that fry 'em?

again, sorry for being retarded, but it's been a long day at work and this is my therapy from not killing doctors!
2005 Ranger Edge
4.0L 2WD Manual
31" Wild Country Mud Terrains
1.5" lift via Torsion Crank

new member ... much work to be done
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