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Achieving a 4ohm load ?

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by fr8train, May 3, 2010.


  1. fr8train

    fr8train

    May 3, 2010
    If I want to achieve a 4 ohm load how do I run the cables from my amp to my cabs?

    1 - 4X10 8ohms
    1 - 1X15 8ohms.

    Do I run both cables out the back of my amp directly into each cab on their own or do I run one cable from the amp into the first cab and then run the second cable from the first cab into the second?

    I hope this makes sense.

    Thanx, Kevin
     
  2. Both methods are electrically the same resulting in a 4 ohm load.
     
  3. stix_clgi

    stix_clgi Supporting Member

    Mar 4, 2008
    Accokeek, MD
    Both methods will result in a 4 ohm load...personally I like to run cables to each speaker separately.
     
  4. DRafalske

    DRafalske

    Nov 6, 2008
    Hebron, KY
    Absolutely right.
    This is my preference as well.
     

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