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rocky 59
01-10-2006, 09:34 PM
okay so i set the gain on my amp for my infinity refernce 4x6 plates. i used a 1 khz test tone and ,its a kx100.2 wired to a 2 ohm load, and i figured the volts was 14.14 right? well i set it there and my god those speakers were so f*in loud it blew me away. it scared me so i set the gains down to were i had them. should i go to a 4/8 ohm with them??? thanks for your help.

SSS 18734
01-10-2006, 09:38 PM
set the gains properly and don't turn the volume up as much?

noob with an RS
01-10-2006, 10:26 PM
how about disconnecting your speakers from the amp when setting your gains..

01-10-2006, 10:44 PM

good enclosure?

rocky 59
01-10-2006, 10:44 PM
i did the gains right and i disconnected them. i was just woundering if anybody did this and was surprised by it and truned there gains down to be safe

01-10-2006, 10:46 PM
You should have done it at 4 ohms.. because you are using a 4 ohm speaker.

rocky 59
01-10-2006, 10:59 PM
okay cool il wire them a 4 ohms then set v to 20 with a 1 khz test tone