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    2ohm vs. 4ohm

    if you had a choice to run your subs in 2 or 4 ohms with the same output rating which would you go with?







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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    4, easier on the amp in most cases.



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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    to be more specific....2X4ohms = 200w (amp1) or 2X2ohms = 200w (amp2) the amps are different, i haven't decided on an amp yet.




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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    i been tryin to decide between the type r 12" and the kicker L7 12" for a week now and still isn't sure




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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    Lower ohm rating at the same power output means more current....and more heat. Less heat leads to longer life and less fuss with fuses blowing and the amp shutting down due to overheating.



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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    with the dual 4ohm coil you can always wire it down to 2 ohms right?




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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    Yes.



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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    what kind of cheap good amp would you suggest to run 2 type r 12"s




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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    Hmm, everyone likes the Hifonics amps for lower cost. If you don't mind used there are some great deals on ebazy and stuff.



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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    thanks




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    Re: 2ohm vs. 4ohm

    Might find help in this thread too:

    http://www.caraudio.com/forum/showth...light=amp+type



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