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last minute setup help

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by zoxbassist, Dec 26, 2003.

  1. zoxbassist


    Dec 13, 2003
    Providence, RI
    I've decided to get two new cabinets from Dr. Bass cabs (www.drbasscabs.com). My head is an Eden WT-400. I will be purchasing two cabinets with RMS rating of 500 W each, both 8 Ohms (hence a 4 Ohm total load, which is the max the WT-400 can take). I am wondering if perhaps the power of the amp will not be enough for these cabs. Will this be a problem? the WT puts out about 230 W each into two cabs at 8 Ohms. Can an amp that only puts out 230 W power a 500 W cab reasonably well? or, will my head run into problems from overheating? Any help would be most appreciated. Thanks.