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    hooking up 3 subs?

    im buying 3 cm3 10s for my truck and dont know how to hook them up to one amp. all advice welcome.







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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    What voice coil config?




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    Once you know the VC's...





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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    hahahahahahaha, I'm sorry I just found that really funny Jack.




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    o sry forgot to put it but there 2 ohm, but wouldnt all 3 put together be 1ohm or 9 ohms?




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    Quote Originally Posted by snfsh79077
    o sry forgot to put it but there 2 ohm, but wouldnt all 3 put together be 1ohm or 9 ohms?
    9 ohms hmm




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    can any amp do 9 ohms???




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    Quote Originally Posted by flakko
    can any amp do 9 ohms???
    Yes, but it'll do a little less than half of it's rated 4ohm power.




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    Re: hooking up 3 subs?

    can any amp do 9 ohms???
    plenty of amps...in fact, most SET tube stages are optimized for 8 to 16 ohm flat loads.




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