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i have a boss 1100 watt monoblock amplifier operating 2 ohms

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i have a boss 1100 watt monoblock amplifier operating 2 ohms 1x1100 watt max power, 4 ohms 1x250 watt normal power. can i use a 1500 watt max power sub with 400 RMS? I don't want to blow the amp. Thanks
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Now..what is the nominal impedance of the subwoofer? 8Ω, 4Ω, 2Ω??

Any idea?

Please let me know so that we can continue.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

hi steve!


thanks for the reply


tech specs say 2 ohms impedance

Ok, what brand is the amp - sorry I should have asked.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

amp brand is boss, sub brand is pioneer

Yes, that amp will like the 2 ohm load. You should have no problem using that sub with that amp.

Let me know if you need further help.

Good luck.

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