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    amp wiring question

    I am going to run two amps. The sub amp has an amp output so.... do I run the 0 guage wire to a distribution block and then the two wires out to the two amps or do I run the main wire to the sub amp and then output to the speaker amp?







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    Re: amp wiring question

    you have an rca output on the sub amp or a power output on the sub amp?




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    Re: amp wiring question

    use a distribution block for power. use two different grounds. and run the RCA output to the RCA input of the other amp. make sure you have the amps on the right pass. ex: subs = low.




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    Re: amp wiring question

    were u run the ground wire to




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    Re: amp wiring question

    any part of the chassis that seems like a good ground... seems like a good ground, i dunno, just seem slike it




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    Re: amp wiring question

    why would you use two different ground points?
    you should use the same grounding point for
    everything shouldnt you wont that eliminate annoying
    problems like ground loop n what not? just askin could be wrong




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    Re: amp wiring question

    that last post was directed to what zerohertz said by the way lol




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    Re: amp wiring question

    ok, question. Why use the distro block if I am going to go with the out of the sub amp to the input of the speaker amp? I have to check on the sub amp if it can take the 0 guage wire, that would be the only reason to use the distro block right?




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    Re: amp wiring question

    no the output on your amp wil only carry sound not power you still have to power and ground you second amp




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    Re: amp wiring question

    OMG, I knew that




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    Re: amp wiring question

    no need to be a d!ck man
    and what are you asking? you wanted to know how to
    power two amps I answered you run 0 guage to a distro block which will split it into two 4 guage which you then run to each of amps so what is it that you arent getting?




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    Re: amp wiring question

    91explorerV6, i think he was agreeing with you. he meant he was a nerd for not realising what you said the first time.

    abe m.




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    Re: amp wiring question

    Id like to apologize for beein a butt hole then lol sorry was a lil on the tired side when I read that sorry to be a d!ck lol




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