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    can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    i have a kenwood excelon 693 and i was wondering if i could bridge the back two channels to my custom speaker pod with 4 pioneer 6.5s wired in series to 4 ohm. i dont know if this will blow a fuse or the HU itself. just a quick yes or no and explanation would be great!







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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    last i checked no HU has an internal amp that is bridgeable.



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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    no.pioneer can.




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    Hmm




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    doesnt seem like a good idea.i had a pioneer that was capable,still wouldnt try it




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    I had an old one that did ok, but 4 speakers is alot




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    No.. it has nothing to do with bridging it has to do with the 2 ohm load to each channel..



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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    ok 3 nos so far. i appreciate it. i want my speaker pod to be louder but i dont have a mids/high amp. can i run 2 speakers to each channel??




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    i got a small 2 channel if interested



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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    Quote Originally Posted by fasfocus00 View Post
    i got a small 2 channel if interested
    what kind and how cheap? i dont have funds right now so i would have to trade maybe




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    just buy a cheap amp




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    does 90x2 at 2 ohms, Crossfire. i'll pm you a price



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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    thanks. so can my HU put a 2 ohm load on the back 2 channels and a 4 ohm load on the front at the same time??




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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    Here's a bit more info on the topic.

    http://www.bcae1.com/

    Sorry it didn't work right for some reason. It's article #60.



    Quote Originally Posted by audioholic View Post
    Saying "clipping doesn't kill speakers" is a half-truth at best. Technically no, clipping itself does not hurt the speaker. But in clipping your amp, you can easily create a situation that WILL kill the speaker. Was the squared waveform the DIRECT cause of the failure? No. In the end, the answer is, always has been, and can only be... heat kills speakers. BUT, clipping increases heat generation, sometimes by a drastic amount. So to start a thread simply to state that clipping does not hurt speakers is, again, a half-truth at best.

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    Re: can i bridge back 2 channels on my HU?

    Quote Originally Posted by KyleBechtold View Post
    No.. it has nothing to do with bridging it has to do with the 2 ohm load to each channel..
    You know what ur right, lol.. I ran mine at 2ohms...




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