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    What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    What size power and ground wires do you recommend for the 1800d? Is 4 gauge too small?







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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Wats the fusing of the amp? Id say 4ga is indeed to small.



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Same size as your power. Hopefully both 1/0



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Yea, i had a shop look at my setup and they told me the amp was faulty, so I had it checked out and turned out to be ok. I checked the wires they hooked it up with and they are four gauge and the amp is grounded to the cap. So Im guessing, I should just up grade the wire?




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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    always over built the electrical. much less problems. 1/0 is what i would put.



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    the biggest it'll fit



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Quote Originally Posted by dcole302 View Post
    Yea, i had a shop look at my setup and they told me the amp was faulty, so I had it checked out and turned out to be ok. I checked the wires they hooked it up with and they are four gauge and the amp is grounded to the cap. So Im guessing, I should just up grade the wire?
    You should remove/sell the cap and use that money to buy bigger wire.

    And I would not ground an amp to a cap, but that's just me.



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Yeah ground the amp to the chasis not to the cap. Caps are useless anyway.



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    Re: What gauge ground wire for brutus 1800d

    Yea I was pissed when I seen that was where they grounded it to. I guess I could just get rid of the cap altogether. Its best to ground both amps to the same spot right? Sorry for the simple questions.




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    Quote Originally Posted by pawn man View Post
    always over built the electrical. much less problems. 1/0 is what i would put.


    What exactly do you mean by over built the electrical?




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