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Better to combine...

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by DrT, May 9, 2010.


  1. DrT

    DrT

    May 9, 2010
    How many licks does it take to get to the tootsie roll center of a tootsie pop?

    And, is it better to combine an Eden enx260 head @ 4 ohms with a 210 8ohm cab and a 115 8ohm cab in parallel

    OR

    an Eden nemesis 210 combo (320w @ 4 ohms) with a 115 in series?

    I'm looking for quality and volume

    hmm...
     
  2. rbonner

    rbonner

    Sep 25, 2008
    Er, I go for the one hard bite. Boom center like right now.
     
  3. RickenBoogie

    RickenBoogie

    Jul 22, 2007
    Dallas, TX
    One bite, and scenario #1.
     
  4. DrT

    DrT

    May 9, 2010
    which is going to be louder? will i over power the amp 260 watt amp with two 200 w speakers even if they are each 8ohms?

    right now, the 260w head is reaching its limit and is not producing enough sound level for me. will i be increasing the volume at all by adding a 15" speaker if the amp it limiting out?
     
  5. You CAN NOT over-power an amp with speakers. The AMP supplies the power, NOT the speakers.:eyebrow:
    Yes the rig will be louder adding more speaker area.
     
  6. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Syracuse NY
    Endorsing artist: Dingwall Guitars

    There's a reason that most cabs and amps connect in parallel rather than series. If you're only using one cab @ 8ohms right now, you're much better off running the two 8ohm cabs for a total of 4ohms than you would be at running two 8ohm cabs in series for a total of 16ohms. You'll get much less power and your amp will be working much harder to keep up.
     

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