If I add a capacitor do you think that will help, I have a 2 farad? Get a small loop of wire and strip the ends, put one end in your remote on the amp and the other in the batt on your amp. Those of you who want to use a headunit can do either of the following: 1 Leave your set up as is so that you can have any source input to your amp without the need for the headunit to be on. He wound up with a large, heavy power supply that cost a couple hundred bucks. Your left and right positive to your positive cable, your left and right negative to the negative cable. If your amp can only handle an 8 ohm impedance, you can take 2 4 ohm subwoofers, connect them together in a series circuit, then you will have 8 ohm impedance. Thanks for reading, and happy listening. But the power light on the amp dims when the volume is turned up or on heavy bass.
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I suspect that the power supply may be under-rated for your needs but am unfamiliar with the xbox power supply specs. About the Author Fred Decker is a trained chef and certified food-safety trainer. If possible, I'd like to have a toggle switch, so that I can just flip things on without moving an entertainment center to plug things in. Secure the wire in place using either solder or electrical tape, then repeat this process for the other power wire. Do you know anything about this? The amp has a 30amp fuse, should i use a supply with a higher current? However, if you don't have this, then the video will instruct you on an alternative method as well.
If your wire is larger than the power supply's terminals can accommodate, crimp or solder banana plugs to the wires at that end. I'm just going to use an old kenwood integrated amp in my cab. Can anybody tell me what I would need to power my car amplifier in my house? Also I ran mine off a Pioneer 100 watt Stereo house recvicer. This info is ready available online, what isn't right? It is recommended to use a sound system which has an out put specifically for the sub woofer. If you want to use a car battery for a temporary arrangement, the battery will serve as its own power source.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in history from West Virginia University. I know how to hook the subs up in a vehicle so the only thing I dont know how to do is hook the amp to a power supply. Turn off the power, and try again from a different outlet. If you are using a converter that offers its own wire connectors, insert the power wire into the proper positive or negative connector, then turn or screw the connector to hold the wire in place. Although I'm sure most of you know that already.
Can I buy something from Radio Shack or should I get something else. I had a power supply handy, a bench type one with 12vdc,3amps. Another power supply note, screw it they're all power supply notes. Her articles have appeared on various print and online publications. About the Author Based in Virginia, Nichole Liandi has been a freelance writer since 2005. You could probably also get away with less than 15 amps.
Finally it is possible to connect any source up to any amp if u know wat ur doing i have a portable mp3 player hooked up to my car system I do have more to say just cbf, but i did get a laugh outta this discussion specially all u americans and ur slang so i thought i might give some warning of the damage that can result, and for those that have done this and it works i guarantee that u will have a problem eventually! But I do feel sorry for the neighbours. Secondly if u run a car sub thru your home amp a u need to make sure the impedence is the same all aus home amps r 8 ohm and car is 1-4 ohm so u need 2 4ohm subs in series for home amp. Identify and prepare the stereo head unit's power connectors. This easy to follow silent and accurate video will guide you quickly and easily through what you'll need, like a Power Supply, a sound system that has a Subwoofer Pre-output and a High Input adapter, which may already come with your amp. An easy way to calculate the amount of amperage you'll need from a power supply is to add up the fuses in your amplifier, and divide that total in half. This setup certainly has a kick to it, great for parties.
Check the amplifier and power supply frequently, to make sure they aren't overheating. If your amplifier is rated for 2-ohm speakers, use those to get better volume at any power setting. I figured I'd use the amplifier if possible because I have it laying around just collecting dust the way it is. Liandi has traveled extensively in Europe and East Asia and incorporates her experiences into her articles. Their power ratings are usually at 14. Attach the power wires to the power source.