i am buying these subs but what kind of amp do i need to power them?
i have two of these subs Alpine SWR-1022D 10" Type-R Series Subwoofer Dual 2-ohm voice coils Kevlar reinforced pulp cone rubber surround 50-500W RMS total power range 26Hz - 500Hz frequency response. I went to best buy to find the right ones adn then i bought them off line. now i need an amp. i talked to the people at best buy but i honestly dont think they know anything more about amp and sub combinations than i do so i am asking everyone on here what amp would be enough for these two subs. do i need a mono channel or multi? i dont know what that means only that they are the options that are given to me. what specifiacations should i be looking for and if you know of an amp that has those specs then whats the name of it?
Asked By: magtom53 - 3/29/2008
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A pair of dual 2 ohm voice coil subs you'll want to wire the voice coils in series and then wire the two subs together in parallel. This combination will present a 2 ohm load to your amplifier. That being said, you'll want to look for an amp that runs approximately 1000W RMS that is 2 ohm stable. Mono amps are... More
Answered By: RPM - 3/29/2008
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if your going to a audio store and buy the amp u should ask if they have and difonix amp that will be great it some of the best amp there is in the market...
Answered By: TUNNER - 3/29/2008
You will need a mult-channel sub. You Should get an 1500 watt.
Answered By: Tim G - 3/29/2008
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