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    Any help would be appreciated. I currently have 3 alpine 10's running off of one merlon amp. i know the amp is more than likely crap, but i got it cheap. anyway i have the three speakers bridged into each other but only one actually has a decent output. do i need a three channel amp or what do i have to do to have the three subs put out the same sound? any help would be appreciated







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    Re: Choosing an Amp

    Quote Originally Posted by MilwBucks8 View Post
    Any help would be appreciated. I currently have 3 alpine 10's running off of one merlon amp. i know the amp is more than likely crap, but i got it cheap. anyway i have the three speakers bridged into each other but only one actually has a decent output. do i need a three channel amp or what do i have to do to have the three subs put out the same sound? any help would be appreciated
    i would actually just try and find a decent 1 channel mono block amp for the subs



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    Re: Choosing an Amp

    but why is it that one sub has sufficient output but the other two dont?




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    Re: Choosing an Amp

    Quote Originally Posted by MilwBucks8 View Post
    but why is it that one sub has sufficient output but the other two dont?
    im not sure honestly. is the merlin amp a monoblock or a mutli channel? also check the connections on the "sub jumps/bridges"..



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    Re: Choosing an Amp

    its a mono. could it be that maybe i need a bigger gauge wire? because the connection is good




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    Re: Choosing an Amp

    Quote Originally Posted by MilwBucks8 View Post
    its a mono. could it be that maybe i need a bigger gauge wire? because the connection is good
    that could be it.... again also check the connections.

    all the subs are in the same box right? and the same series of subs?



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