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  1. Better Setup: (4) 8” SVC or (4) 8” DVC Subs?

    General Car Audio Discussion
    Trying to decide what would be better or does it even matter? I'm going to run (4) 8” Alpine Type R subwoofers in a 2018 F-150 with a Rockford Fosgste R12001D mono amp putting out 1200 Watts at 1 ohm. Would I want to have the SVC 4 ohm subs or the DVC 2 ohm subs? I figure I can wire them both...
  2. Wiring Different Impedance Subs for 1 Ohm Load

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Bottom line: I am trying to wire 2 old-school Soundstream SPLX-12s at 1ohm. Background/Details: There are plenty of guides that show how to wire 2 speakers for a 1 ohm load, but I have a problem - my speakers aren't identical. When I purchased the 2nd sub, I thought it matched the one I...
  3. 2 x 2 ohm amplifiers vs 1 x 1ohm amp for 2 subs

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I keep going back and forth for sound quality and I have a long list for both options. Im trying to find out if it is best to run 2 separate amplifiers ( 1 per subwoffer) at 2 ohms each or should I simply run a single amplifier designed for 1 ohm operation. I will be using a dsp so amplifier...
  4. Zapco c2k 3.0x 2 ohm bridged 1 ohm stereo 350

    Car Audio Classifieds
    Product Brand & Model: Zapco c2k 3.0x Condition of all items: Fair. 600 watt bridged 2 ohm, 300 x 2 1 ohm. Total Price: : 350 Shipping Terms: : Free Pictures: - Unless you are a Upgraded member, or your last 10 iTrader feedbacks are positive, you must post a picture of the exact...
  5. troubleshooting odd sounds at high volumes

    Technical & Advanced Car Audio Discussion
    Hello, I'm trying to diagnose a problem with my setup that occurs at high volumes. Certain bass notes, especially ones like a hard drum kick or something with sharpness, will begin to distort past a certain volume. The sound is difficult to describe but it's almost like a flapping noise...
  6. Can I run two Soundstream 405 Ref amps??Volvo V70R 2000

    System Design: Help Me Choose Equipment For My Car
    I have one SS 405 from the past and I just bought another one from Craigslist. My friend said I should use them both in my car at the same time. 2000 Volvo V70R His idea. Amp #1 bridged to tweets ( Alpine spx pro 17 ) sub channel to one channel of dual voice coil sub ( IDQ12 D2 V2 ) Amp...