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kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 01:33 PM
okay for the jbl front speakers in my sig im wanting to amp them with a cheap local amp and the speakers are 4 ohm so would i have to wire them into the amp just at 4 ohm or could they be wired at 2 ohm:confused:

ciaonzo
08-09-2009, 01:37 PM
What's a cheap local amp?

kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 01:38 PM
amps that people are selling here locally, theres a couple old school alpines/mtx amps for around 70$

GlassEyez
08-09-2009, 01:38 PM
http://www.the12volt.com/caraudio/woofer_configurations.asp?Q=1&I=22

ciaonzo
08-09-2009, 01:39 PM
If the driver is 4ohm, the only way to get a 2ohm load is to wire two of them in parallel.

kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 01:42 PM
yeah i see that on the wiring diagram.

MSW Danny
08-09-2009, 01:52 PM
you can't wire those speakers to two ohm. they are not dual vc

kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 01:59 PM
aparently you can
http://www.the12volt.com/caraudio/woofer_configurations.asp?Q=2&I=41

kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 03:13 PM
guys selling a set of 6.4" rockford power comps for 100$ i offerd 75 and hes takin it, think there a good buy?!!!!

MSW Danny
08-09-2009, 05:35 PM
aparently you can
http://www.the12volt.com/caraudio/woofer_configurations.asp?Q=2&I=41

that's actually pertaining to subwoofers not component speakers. you'll be running a 2-channel amp for your components right?

kyleorsini
08-09-2009, 05:42 PM
i will be once i can find one.