Hook up amp and sub

hook up amp and sub

How do you hook up a subwoofer to a sub box?

Connect one side of negative speaker wire to the negative terminal on the sub box and the positive to the positive terminal. Connect the other end of the negative speaker wire to the negative slot on the amp as well as the positive to the positive slot on the amp. Connect the ground cable to the Slot labeled ground on the amp.

Can you install an amp to a subwoofer?

It’s much more rewarding and inexpensive to simply do it yourself. In this tutorial, you can follow step by step to install your amp to subwoofers with the convenience of going at your own pace in your own home without the fear of anyone else going into your car!

How do I hook up an amp to my car stereo?

Run the power wire to your amp. If you have a stock stereo and you have the remote wire there you want to in twine the remote wire with the power wire before inserting in the power slot for amp. The remote wire tells the amp to turn on.

How do you wire a 2 ohm amp for 2 speakers?

System 2: 2 speakers in parallel to each front channel = 2 Ohms x 2 + 1 subwoofer wired for 4 or 2 Ohms on the rear channels bridged for more power. 4 channel amps that handle 2 ohms bridged are less common but they are out there.

Can I use 2 ohm speakers on a 4 ohm AMP?

When you connect 4 ohms speakers to a 2 ohm amp, you’re connecting two different values of power across a load. So, yes–you can use 2 ohm speakers on a 4 ohm amp! How does impedance change the signal delivered to a speaker? Speakers have impedance as well as resistance.

How do you wire a 4×12 speaker?

There are two ways you can wire a 4×12 (or 4×10 for that matter), the main one is Series/Parallel: 4 X 8 Ohm Speaker = 8 Ohm Load; 4 X 16 Ohm Speaker = 16 Ohm Load

Why can’t I connect two speakers to one AMP?

This is why speakers are rated according to their Ohms rating, which looks like “4Ω.” You can’t connect two 4Ω speakers on a 2 ohm amplifier because it will cause the amp to overheat. But remember that speakers have resistance too, so they have an impedance value as well.

How many speakers can I connect to my amp in parallel?

Parallel-series: up to 4 speakers in parallel which are then in series with 1 or more speakers. Input your speaker Ohms and power values: Speaker impedance (Ohms):Fill in the speaker Ohms value for as many or as few speakers as you’d like.

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