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    What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    I have an AQSDC2.5 10" and these speakers have 8 gauge running off of the voicecoils.. Do I need to run 8 gauge from my amp to the sub or will I be okay with like 12-14 gauge?







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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    Use the 8 gauge



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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    If you have some 8 gauge lying around, use it, but I wouldn't go out of my way to buy 8 gauge wire for this...



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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    Quote Originally Posted by misfit138 View Post
    If you have some 8 gauge lying around, use it, but I wouldn't go out of my way to buy 8 gauge wire for this...
    Yeah Im feeling the same way.. Will I be able to tell a difference in sound between 8 gauge and 12-14?




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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    Quote Originally Posted by swollen_cu View Post
    Yeah Im feeling the same way.. Will I be able to tell a difference in sound between 8 gauge and 12-14?
    I wouldn't use 14 gauge, but that's just me. I usually use 12 gauge for every speaker, 10 gauge if the sub is getting more than 1,000 watts. That's not a rule or anything. It's just something I've always done...



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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    Quote Originally Posted by misfit138 View Post
    I wouldn't use 14 gauge, but that's just me. I usually use 12 gauge for every speaker, 10 gauge if the sub is getting more than 1,000 watts. That's not a rule or anything. It's just something I've always done...
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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    i believe the AQs have 10 gauge direct leads.




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    Re: What size wire from Amp to Sub?

    Quote Originally Posted by MiX View Post
    i believe the AQs have 10 gauge direct leads.
    Ohh looked like 8 gauge to me... well Im gonna be buying a 25' roll of 10 AWG from ebay.

    Thanks for the help guys




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