Newbie ? will this work 2 subs an reciver

Discussion in 'Speakers' started by MatthewJ, Jun 5, 2003.

  1. MatthewJ

    MatthewJ Auditioning

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    Hi well kind of just a starter in this, and this ? was probably answred already, well before I buy I want to know is, can you hook up 2 8ohm subwoofers to a 4ohm capable reciever and still have power to push them. or will I need a dj amplifier. What info can you all give me thanks. [​IMG]
     
  2. John Garcia

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    Are we talking about 2 passive subs? Depends on the amp in the receiver and how much current the draw, as well as how you wire them. You may clip them and fry the voice coils if the receiver doesn't have enough power for them. Yes, you will be better off with an external amp.
     

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