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Old 21st May 2008, 05:09 AM   #1
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Default How do I calculate the maximum output of a driver?

Could someone please give me a formula?

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Old 21st May 2008, 12:28 PM   #2
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Do you mean the RMS voltage?
V = SQRT (R x W)

Or the dBs instead?
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Old 21st May 2008, 01:00 PM   #3
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For a subwoofer in the upper bass it depends on senstivity and
maximum power handling, in the low bass volume displacement,
i.e. excursion x cone area, try WinISDPro free software.

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