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    How powerful of an amp do I need?

    I'm buying new speakers and my pioneer deh2200ub headunit can't power them.
    Pioneer TS-A6964R A-Series 6"x9" 3-Way 400 Watts
    Pioneer TS-A4674R A-Series 4"x6" 3-Way 200 Watts
    How powerful of an amp should I get?







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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    what ever the rms on the 4x6's is is what I'd get



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    100x4@4ohm will do..



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    50x4



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    thank you




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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    whatever rms ratings are




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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    50x4 is alil low you are gonna wanna have alil overhead plus u may upgrade in the future to different speakers.



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    is it bad if there's too much power




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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    50-75 watts could fry those 4x6's with ease if you weren't wise with xover and gains



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    50 rms right




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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    50x4 if u never plan to upgrade. Amps have gains people u can have a 2krms@1ohm amp do only 100@1ohm use the gain and 50x4 is just a waste since power is cheap these days



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    I am willing to bet those 4x6's are 20-35wrms 50 rms is over head
    edit: I also only run 35wrms each door and it will make your ears ring. I'm probably dropping down to 5wrms for my next amp



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    the 4x6 is 20 rms, and what is over head lol
    the 9x6 is 40 rms




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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    more power then required lmfao

    Ure head untit it putting out 15-20rms man, u dont need to amp ure 4x6's

    U need a 2ch 50x2@4ohms for the other set, this kenwood will do the job great
    http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_...KAC-1502S.html
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    http://www.sonicelectronix.com/item_...rt-FX2.60.html <--- this MB quarts has more tuning options



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    Re: How powerful of an amp do I need?

    my head unit puts out 14x4 though thats not enough for the front




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