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4x12

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Bigunslinger, Jun 11, 2001.


  1. I've been thinking (Which is bad if you really know me) about making my own
    4x12 speaker cab but I have no Idea Hiw I would Wire the Thing







    HELP ME
     
  2. A pair of 2x12 is a LOT easier to haul around, and sounds identical if built correctly.

    You can parallel the 8-ohm drivers in each cab, then series the two cabs to get back to 8 ohms total load.
     
  3. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    It would be easier to put the (8-ohm) speakers within each cab in series, then parallel the cabs to get back to 8. Or you could put 16-ohm speakers in parallel in each cab, then parallel the cabs to get to 4 ohms.