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    Which amp to get?

    Hi im new to the forum and new to subs/amp. I recently got two 12 inch kenwood subs with a q logic box to go in my Mustang but im not sure what size amp to run. The subs say peak watts is 700 but the range is 35-350watts. Any help? I was thinking a 800w amp will do fine.

    they are Kenwood KFC-W3005







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    Re: Which amp to get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nasty GT View Post
    Hi im new to the forum and new to subs/amp. I recently got two 12 inch kenwood subs with a q logic box to go in my Mustang but im not sure what size amp to run. The subs say peak watts is 700 but the range is 35-350watts. Any help? I was thinking a 800w amp will do fine.

    they are Kenwood KFC-W3005
    your subs will take no where near 800 rms ,kenwood tends to over exaggerate their ratings for subs and amps. i can help and i'm not to far south of you




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    Re: Which amp to get?

    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    your subs will take no where near 800 rms ,kenwood tends to over exaggerate their ratings for subs and amps. i can help and i'm not to far south of you
    What amp size amp should i go with then? Yea your not, I live in Fremont




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    Re: Which amp to get?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nasty GT View Post
    What amp size amp should i go with then? Yea your not, I live in Fremont
    prolly a 500 watt rms at 2 ohms if your gonna use those subs ,or get different subs and sell those on craigslist .i need a budget




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