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A4Driver
11-03-2004, 04:09 AM
Would A Rockford Fosgate P3001(300x1 @ 2 ohms) be eunf to push one 12" type R 2+2ohm sub(300 w rms, 1000 peak) Im not trying to have loudest possible for that sub, just want tight clean bass and need to know if its enuf power.

supa_c
11-03-2004, 04:28 AM
Sorry pal, unless that amp can do 1 ohm its not enough watts.
You can wire into 4 ohms or 1 ohm, not 2ohms

00GREENMACHINE
11-03-2004, 07:49 PM
I would put atleast 600 watts on the type r.

Redford
11-03-2004, 08:27 PM
yeah the type rs are 300w per voice coil

Norcalracer283
11-03-2004, 11:09 PM
I would say get a 400 rms amp for that sub.....obviously doing 400 a 4 ohms or 1 ohm