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diminishedpower
07-22-2005, 12:26 AM
so, ive done plenty of installs and set plenty of amps. But they were all of 4 volt hu's that on the amp u turn the gain like 1/3 and the amps at its max, but my hu is only 2 volts and i can turn past middle point without cliping, im just curious if that high of gain is normal with 2 volt, bnecause i know higher gain with lower voltage out

squeak9798
07-22-2005, 12:33 AM
Depending on the amp; yes.

cjjackson85
07-22-2005, 12:34 AM
:yes:

diminishedpower
07-22-2005, 12:34 AM
there viper d1200.1 and kicker kx 200.2 both can be turned past mid without clipping but ive only done momentaraly because i wasnt sure what was going on

diminishedpower
07-22-2005, 12:47 AM
on those amps would that be normal then, i hate these low volts.

diminishedpower
07-22-2005, 01:08 AM
just one more bumb before i go to bed, jsut would like a def ans if i should be looking at something else wrong or if that norm,

Decipha
07-22-2005, 01:14 AM
normal... just set the gains with the tutorial and you'll be alright

diminishedpower
07-22-2005, 01:16 AM
im thinking baout getting a line driver jsut cause i hate having to turn gains up that much,w hats a good one? i dont want an eq or anything in it, just a solid line driver

60ndown
07-22-2005, 01:44 AM
i like my hu so i got a line driver $60 e bay it did exactly what i wanted.

squeak9798
07-22-2005, 12:12 PM
i like my hu so i got a line driver $60 e bay it did exactly what i wanted.

Your situation is different.



In the case of diminishedpower; as long as there is no audible noise from the amp, a line driver would not benefit you any.

LBX2G
07-22-2005, 12:23 PM
audio control makes good line driver, also audiobahn, memphis.