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    4channel REQUIRED for active?

    i only have a 2chan, which should arrive today via ups, im being told now that its better that i go active... if im going to upgrade headunit that supports active i dont also want to buy a 4chan



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    Re: 4channel REQUIRED for active?

    if you want to run the mids and highs seperately without using a passive xover, yes, a 4-channel is necessary.




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    Re: 4channel REQUIRED for active?

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    i only have a 2chan, which should arrive today via ups, im being told now that its better that i go active... if im going to upgrade headunit that supports active i dont also want to buy a 4chan

    Yep, each speaker needs it's own channel of amplification. Buy a second matching 2 channel and call it a day.



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    Re: 4channel REQUIRED for active?

    im just going to go passive, ive spent to much already , cheaper to buy some new crossovers than spending money on a active headunit + new amp



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    Re: 4channel REQUIRED for active?

    If you get the right amp or a standalone crossover, there's no need to buy a new HU. How do you think things were done before there was any processing built into the HU?



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