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Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by claytonk, May 9, 2005.

  1. claytonk


    May 9, 2005
    Hey, I have a quistion and i cant find it anywhere but.... i cant find out what the dif between 4 ohms and 8 ohms is and what it changes in the sound?

    thanks ck
  2. Eric Moesle

    Eric Moesle

    Sep 21, 2001
    Columbus OH
    Try the sticky OHMS FAQ at the top of this forum's threads. All you need to know. If you can't find it, try a simple search.
  3. snake


    Jul 21, 2004
    Aurora. CO
    4 ohms
  4. Hollow Man

    Hollow Man Supporting Member

    Apr 28, 2003
    Springfield, VA
    It doesn't change the sound at all... it changes the available power to your speakers, and therefore your volume.
  5. check here:

    How ohms really work


    (loosely based on reality)
  6. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    this would be the ohms faq located in the FAQ sticky at the top of the amps forum.

    ohms faq
  7. claytonk


    May 9, 2005
    ok thanks 4 your help