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    10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    i have 2 sundown sa-12 D4s on a saz-1500d v.3 with 1/0 gauge XS Flex wire. should i use 10 or 12 gauge wire from my subs to my amp? also im looking for 1/0 gauge terminals that will hook to my battery. any good prices cause i cant find any in store.







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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Ebay or knukonceptz for ring terminals




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    12 GAUGE easier to stick in the terminals




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Yeah 10 is overkill




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    knu has special on 10gauge ofc speaker wire 0.55/foot




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Quote Originally Posted by momax_powers View Post
    knu has special on 10gauge ofc speaker wire 0.55/foot
    Post link I didn't see it




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    i use 8 gauge as sub wires . also i have ring terminals




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    I'm running a pair if SE-x 10's on about 2kw and using 10awg OFC for the sub wiring. LOL fits in the terminals just fine, its not car audio wire though. To be 100% honest, I tore apart a messed up extension cord (10/3) and robbed the wire. Haha




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    like @mylows10 ;, i also use 8 gauge wire. ive seen small as 6 gauge being used.... bigger speaker wire helps reduce IMP rise.....



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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    i use 8 gauge as sub wires . also i have ring terminals
    Quick question about terminals. Will they fit on my battery? Cause all the 1/0 gauge ring terminals i have seen online, the ring hole doesn't look big enough to fit on my battery.




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nugg32 View Post
    Quick question about terminals. Will they fit on my battery? Cause all the 1/0 gauge ring terminals i have seen online, the ring hole doesn't look big enough to fit on my battery.
    depends on your battery ,i can drill them out larger if you like , how many you need ?




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    Quote Originally Posted by bgowdy31 View Post
    like @mylows10 ;, i also use 8 gauge wire. ive seen small as 6 gauge being used.... bigger speaker wire helps reduce IMP rise.....
    yep ,if your gonna play with the big boys do it right




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    Re: 10 gauge wire for subs to amp?

    im not really sure. is it safe to use ring terminals for battery terminals or should i actually buy a 1/0 gauge battery terminal similar to this.

    Raptor Positive Gold plated Battery Terminal 1ea 1/0 & 1ea 4 2ea 8 Gauge GBT3P on eBay!




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