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    Is 60 watts at 4 ohms good enough or can I d 100 watts at 2 ohms ?

    I got these image dynamics 6,5s

    http://www.amazon.com/Ctx65cs-Dynami.../dp/B001NNOZNQ
    100 w rms at 4 ohms.

    with this rockford amp

    Rockford Fosgate Punch P450.4 4-channel car amplifier 60 watts RMS x 4 at Crutchfield.com

    60 w x 4 rms at 4 ohms or 100 x 4 rms at 2 ohms







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    Re: Is 60 watts at 4 ohms good enough or can I d 100 watts at 2 ohms ?

    it will work but get a amp thats 100 x 4 it will be better and louder




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    Re: Is 60 watts at 4 ohms good enough or can I d 100 watts at 2 ohms ?

    Quote Originally Posted by heyhi View Post
    I got these image dynamics 6,5s

    Amazon.com: Ctx65cs - Image Dynamics 6.5" Component Speaker System: Car Electronics
    100 w rms at 4 ohms.

    with this rockford amp

    Rockford Fosgate Punch P450.4 4-channel car amplifier 60 watts RMS x 4 at Crutchfield.com

    60 w x 4 rms at 4 ohms or 100 x 4 rms at 2 ohms
    Bridge it.



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    Re: Is 60 watts at 4 ohms good enough or can I d 100 watts at 2 ohms ?

    Quote Originally Posted by heyhi View Post
    I got these image dynamics 6,5s

    Amazon.com: Ctx65cs - Image Dynamics 6.5" Component Speaker System: Car Electronics
    100 w rms at 4 ohms.



    with this rockford amp

    Rockford Fosgate Punch P450.4 4-channel car amplifier 60 watts RMS x 4 at Crutchfield.com

    60 w x 4 rms at 4 ohms or 100 x 4 rms at 2 ohms
    I've got a Eclipse EA4000 that's 75x4, but underrated, for sale. Better than that RF, does closer to 100. Its in the WTT thread



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    Re: Is 60 watts at 4 ohms good enough or can I d 100 watts at 2 ohms ?

    I think it will be loud enuff for u. R u running a sub with it?



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