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    HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    i got an alpine MRPF240 amp which does 40 X 4 @ 4ohm . i am in the process of buying Re series comp set. which is rated as 50 wrms. Is it ok to power them 40 wrms? would i be loosing SQ or loudness or would it not matter much? or should i bridge 2 channels and power them 100 wrms each?
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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    THey will do fine off of 40 rms. These comps cant take that much power anyway. Dont bridge your amp for these, you will lose your Stereo effect



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    ^X2
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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    Quote Originally Posted by Trancer
    THey will do fine off of 40 rms. These comps cant take that much power anyway. Dont bridge your amp for these, you will lose your Stereo effect
    how would he lose his stereo effect by brindgine a 4 channel to a 2 channel?




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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    I had no idea that it was a 4 channel amp.

    Fking morons



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    I am running mine off 100 watts RMS at the moment and they sound like they can easily take more



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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    Quote Originally Posted by Trancer
    I had no idea that it was a 4 channel amp.

    Fking morons
    im not being an *** and calling you a moron or calling you a fucing idot cuz you said something wrong i was just trying make sure

    **** some people take things way to seriously




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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    was mainly talking to Raven



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    "[/useless post]" was regarding my one liner post; not yours with something actually useful in it.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Raven
    "[/useless post]" was regarding my one liner post; not yours with something actually useful in it.

    ah my bad, sorry man. Peace, love and harmony!



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    Quote Originally Posted by GeekSquad View Post
    Make the port as large and as round as possible. For example, a square port is more round than a rectangular one; an octogonal port is more round than a square port. Also, keep the number of ports down to one, if possible.

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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    It's all good.




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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    mine blew on 75 watts...I was very dissapointed with them




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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    I am dissapointed in mine too... Tweeter overpowers the mids and they dont get all that lod as I thought they would.



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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    RE RE comps are known for harsh tweets. If you can ever get a hold of the Aura Tweeters floating around here, they are appearantly a perfect match to the mids without any work on the crossover. They were originally sold for $20 a pair, but since now everyone knows how good they are they go a little higher.




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    Re: HELP ! Resonant Engineering Comp RMS

    I like the RE tweets... just turn the treble EQ down a little



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