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WIRING DIAGRAMS

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Single Voice Coil Wiring Options


The following diagrams are the most popular wiring configurations. They show a typical single channel wiring scheme. Check the amplifier's owners manual for minimum impedance the amplifier will handle before hooking up the speakers. Remember: 4 Ohm mono is equivalent to 2 Ohm stereo.


Single Woofer Wiring

Dual Woofer Wiring

Dual Voice Coil Wiring Options


The following diagrams are the most popular wiring configurations when using Dual Voice Coil woofers. They show a typical single channel wiring scheme. Check the amplifier's owners manual for minimum impedance the amplifier will handle before hooking up the speakers. Remember: 4 ohm mono is equivalent to 2 Ohm stereo.


Single Woofer Wiring Dual Voice Coils

Dual Woofing Wiring Dual Voice Coils

Series Voice Coils Woofers Wired in Parallel

Resistance Formulas


Series resistance: Rt = R1 + R2 ...


Parallel resistance: Rt = ( R1 x R2 ) / ( R1 + R2 )


Resistance Formulas

Power Cable Chart


Recommended Minimum Gauge Size


Draw(Amps)

Up to 4 ft.

4 to 7 ft

7 to 10 ft

10 to 13 ft

13 to 16 ft

16 to 19 ft

19 to 22 ft

22 to 28 ft

0-20

8

8

8

8

8

8

8

8

20 - 35

8

8

8

8

8

8

4

4

35 - 50 

8

8

8

8

4

4

4

4

50 - 65

8

8

4

4

4

4

4

1/0

65 - 85

8

8

4

4

4

4

1/0

1/0

85 - 105

4

4

4

4

4

1/0

1/0

1/0

105 - 125

4

4

4

4

1/0

1/0

1/0

1/0

125 - 150

4

4

4

1/0

1/0

1/0

1/0

1/0

since 1973

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