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4 ohm head and 8 ohm cabs

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Adumb, Sep 8, 2004.


  1. Adumb

    Adumb

    Apr 27, 2004
    Concord, NC
    i have a 4 ohm peavey bass head and i have a 8 ohm 410 cab and what i believe to be an 8 ohm 115 cab. its not very loud because of the ohm difference, i was wondering if there is anything i can do to make this set up work. thanks
     
  2. Tim__x

    Tim__x

    Aug 13, 2002
    Alberta, Canada
    A 'what ohm' 1x15??
     
  3. Kelly Lee

    Kelly Lee Yeah, I'm a guy! Supporting Member

    Feb 17, 2004
    Marana, AZ, USA
    When you hook the two 8 ohm cabs together the load that the amp gets is 4 ohm. You are already at your optimum power output with your rig. What rating is your head?