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    Noob question about ohms

    I have a planet audio VX2200D amp. How do I choose what ohm its running on?







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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    depends on how many subs and what wiring configuration on the subs



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    For 2 subs. M3Mojo 15's.




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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Quote Originally Posted by 3kracing View Post
    For 2 subs. M3Mojo 15's.
    whats the VCC?



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    What is VCC?




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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    voice coil configuration, dual 2 ohms, dual 4 ohms, single 2 ohm, etc etc



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    either its Dual 2ohm, or a Quad 1ohm



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Oh ok, I'm not sure. How do I tell?




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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Quote Originally Posted by 3kracing View Post
    Oh ok, I'm not sure. How do I tell?
    whats the model number of subwoofer. It should be on the subwoofer/subwoofer box somewhere, or it should just straight up tell you somehwere.



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Quote Originally Posted by 3kracing View Post
    Oh ok, I'm not sure. How do I tell?
    on the sub does it have 2 pairs of terminals or 4 pairs either that or it might say on the magnet dou you have any pictures of the sub



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    It has one pair of terminals. pictures coming in 2 minutes

    Last edited by 3kracing; 04-17-2008 at 04:01 PM. Reason: added pictures




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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    hmm wel usualy if its a dual 2ohm it will have two of those and if its a quad 1ohm it would have four so im not sure it doesnt say it on the magnet or whats the model number we can tell from that?



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Ooops nevermind, I just got them and never realized that there were two sets of terminals. My bad, dumb mistake.




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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    so theres 2 so ones set on each side if so then its a dual 2



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    Re: Noob question about ohms

    Ok, so then I'm guessing there is no way I can run it at 1ohm?




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