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Old 9th August 2010, 04:50 AM   #1
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Default Help me throw a LAB12 in my car

I've got a spare lab12 driver in the basement and i'd like to put it in my car.

I was thinking to build a 2 cu-ft sealed sub box.. not sure how much the dimensions matter.

what i'm really struggling with is finding an amp that can deliver 400w rms into 6 ohms. No car amps seem to have 6 ohm ratings. I'm happy to buy an older amp on ebay if necessary.
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Old 9th August 2010, 05:15 AM   #2
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The 6 ohm power of most amps will likely be approximately 60-70% of the 4 ohm power.
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Old 9th August 2010, 05:18 AM   #3
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You'd be looking for an amp that can do about 600 watts into 4 ohms. It should then do 400W at 6 ohms. (49 volts RMS)

Of course take car amp rating with a large grain of salt. The guys here can tell you more.
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