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    distribution block ????

    maybe a stupid question but here in the future i will be doing an install and was wondering if it was possible to run 1 in 2 out distribution block 4 awg all around? the only reason i ask is i have 4 awg ran from a previous install and this install im running 2 amps so really dont want to rerun the power wire but i have a feeling i will need too lol. thanks for your help or input.



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    Re: distribution block ????

    you can but depending on what amp you run the wire may not be sufficient




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    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    you can but depending on what amp you run the wire may not be sufficient
    amps are the mb quart onyx 1600.1d and mb quart onyx 4.60



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    i'd run another wire ,that way you have one for each amp ,or rerun the wire in 0 gauge and use the distro block then .most maxxsonics amps are a bit power hungry ,so there may be to much voltage draw with the 2 amps ,but you really wont know until you get it all installed




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    Re: distribution block ????

    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    i'd run another wire ,that way you have one for each amp ,or rerun the wire in 0 gauge and use the distro block then .most maxxsonics amps are a bit power hungry ,so there may be to much voltage draw with the 2 amps ,but you really wont know until you get it all installed
    figured... i have the 0 awg just didnt want to run it if i didnt have too lol



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    Re: distribution block ????

    Add the fuse rating on the amps together and get a wire that will support at least that much current, then you can use a distro to run 4ga to each amp. 1/0 CCA would probably be sufficient



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    Quote Originally Posted by T 2 View Post
    Add the fuse rating on the amps together and get a wire that will support at least that much current, then you can use a distro to run 4ga to each amp. 1/0 CCA would probably be sufficient
    agreed , a good cca wire tho




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    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    agreed , a good cca wire tho
    Very true, don't cheap out because a lot of cheap 1/0 is more like 2 gauge

    I like Knu because it's oversized and gives you some head room, and if I remember right your wire is oversized too



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    Quote Originally Posted by mylows10 View Post
    agreed , a good cca wire tho

    i have the 0/1 awg kit from AT now CT-sounds..... well looks like will have to rewire the beast.... *insert curse word x2* LOL



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    Quote Originally Posted by T 2 View Post
    Very true, don't cheap out because a lot of cheap 1/0 is more like 2 gauge

    I like Knu because it's oversized and gives you some head room, and if I remember right your wire is oversized too
    mines bigger than at and knu




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    You know Better than that Red........... Quit being cheap & lazy and run that 0/1!!!!!!!!




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    Quote Originally Posted by oxsign View Post
    You know Better than that Red........... Quit being cheap & lazy and run that 0/1!!!!!!!!

    im not even being cheap since i have the 0/1 awg..... just being lazy LOL.



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    Re: distribution block ????

    any particular block to look for besides 1 in 2 out? brand or doesnt matter?



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