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i3abyjay25
01-24-2003, 12:46 AM
is their a way to test how many watts your amp is giving out.. i knw their is a way.. but how and w/ what?

i3abyjay25
01-24-2003, 01:00 AM
hello.. anyone???

80_Cutlass_mn
01-24-2003, 01:02 AM
Take a Voltmeter and set it for AC voltage, when the subs are hittin as hard as theyll go, measure the output of the voltage at the speaker out terminals on the amp. As for calculating it if you give me the numbers I can tell ya how much.;)

80_Cutlass_mn
01-24-2003, 01:03 AM
Ill need RMS voltage and the ohm rating of the load that the amp is running

Forgot to mention that last time:D

i3abyjay25
01-24-2003, 01:05 AM
whats the rms voltage??
i know my amp is a 2400xtrpro and its at 2 ohms
its 2400 rms

80_Cutlass_mn
01-24-2003, 01:08 AM
Originally posted by i3abyjay25
whats the rms voltage??
i know my amp is a 2400xtrpro and its at 2 ohms
its 2400 rms

The RMS voltage is the voltage you see at the speaker out on your amp when it is hitting its hardest. And as for that setup, just look at the specs on the amp and you can tell how much it can put out at 2 ohms which in your case is 2400 watts. lol:)

i3abyjay25
01-24-2003, 01:09 AM
yea, i know that.. but i heard this amp is under rated and put out even more watts.. i want to know exactly how much its puttin out..

80_Cutlass_mn
01-24-2003, 01:14 AM
Originally posted by i3abyjay25
yea, i know that.. but i heard this amp is under rated and put out even more watts.. i want to know exactly how much its puttin out..

Well can measure it like I said or you can ask someone on here that has benchtested one before. I would suggest Rangerman, Jlaine, or BigBassLoyd to name a few. They should be able to tell you about it. But my guess is that it is putting out around 2500 or so maybe 2450. If not more than that but Id make another thread askin about it.;)