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    Affordable amp suggestions

    Hi guys, I bought a sundown audio sd 2 10 2ohm, as it turns out my measly 380 rms pioneer amp can barely move the sub, so I need an affordable amp which can run this sub at its max potential.


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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    That sub would do well on 500-1000w, just make sure to set the gains on the amp correctly. Both of the amps posted above would be fine.

    If you wanted to buy new, this would be a good choice - Precision Power PPI BK650.1D (BK6501D) 650W RMS Mono Class D Black Ice Car Amp



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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    I would prefer to buy new, but thanks for the offer mclerico. also is precision power a good company that will put out rated power?
    Keep the suggestions coming guys!




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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    Quote Originally Posted by mkiv View Post
    I would prefer to buy new, but thanks for the offer mclerico. also is precision power a good company that will put out rated power?
    Keep the suggestions coming guys!
    the audiotechnix at800.1 is brand new
    audiotechnix at800.1 brand new
    i would send you the second one i never took out of plastic




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    Quote Originally Posted by mkiv View Post
    I would prefer to buy new, but thanks for the offer mclerico. also is precision power a good company that will put out rated power?
    Keep the suggestions coming guys!
    yes decent company, may also want to look at

    American Bass VFL-Hybrid 1880.1D

    would jump on this over the ppi




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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    Quote Originally Posted by mclerico83 View Post
    yes decent company, may also want to look at

    American Bass VFL-Hybrid 1880.1D

    would jump on this over the ppi
    Those amps haven't impressed me, they have to be ran at 0.5ohm to get rated power out of them is what I've read from a few people who have them



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    Quote Originally Posted by Tenacious. View Post
    Those amps haven't impressed me, they have to be ran at 0.5ohm to get rated power out of them is what I've read from a few people who have them
    i liked the model up. so i figured this would be nice 2. i obv would prefer the audiotechnix as i have a couple and i am now running the 1200.1 and im waiting to order the ct2500

    op i have the audiotechnix 800.1 brand new 145 shipped to your door. never been opened plastic is sealed




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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    Quote Originally Posted by mclerico83 View Post
    i liked the model up. so i figured this would be nice 2. i obv would prefer the audiotechnix as i have a couple and i am now running the 1200.1 and im waiting to order the ct2500

    op i have the audiotechnix 800.1 brand new 145 shipped to your door. never been opened plastic is sealed
    Agreed on the Audiotechnix, it seems like the 1200 clamped somewhere upwards of 1500. Gotta love 12v ratings



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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    Go with the PPI. You won't be disappointed.



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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    Quote Originally Posted by Tenacious. View Post
    Agreed on the Audiotechnix, it seems like the 1200 clamped somewhere upwards of 1500. Gotta love 12v ratings
    yep

    I have seen between 1100 and 1200 for the 800




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    Re: Affordable amp suggestions

    The audio technix seems like a great option but since my car is a hatchback and the interior is like pitch black it's white color would stand out like an eyesore :/

    More suggestions!!!!!!!!




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