View Full Version : 0 and 180 degree polarity...question

12-21-2011, 06:07 PM
I got a boston acoustic sub that has a switch for either 0 or 180 degree polarity...the crossover is about on 80hz and the volume on half...with it on 0 it sounds great...but on 180 it fawkin SLAMS....Is there any issues to be had running it at 180 rather than 0...I don't want to damage it. Thanks.

12-21-2011, 06:12 PM
no all that switch does is reverse the positive and negative around. It's to change the timing that the waves reach your head.

12-21-2011, 06:12 PM
thats the phase.. whatever sounds better to you..

12-21-2011, 06:21 PM
Cool. I just wasnt sure if i would hurt the sub or not.