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Have a new system amp has power and bass but no sound

Has power and bass but no sound

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It has power and bass but no sound? Who makes the amp and what model number is it? I suspect that you may have a crossover set to cut off the upper frequencies. Knowing the Make & Model will help clarify if that is the problem or not.

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I have 2 12in kenwoods and a 1200 watt pyrimade amp, how can i hook these up to be the loudest


1st have your subs facing inwards towards the front of the car, not facing out the boot, This creates a better bass.

Wire 1 sub to one channel and the other sub to the other channel.

Turn down your gain as low as possible and then power everything up.

turn volume to desired loudness and then start turning up the gain slowly, if distorts a little turn in back down a notch.

avoid using bass boost, I agree it sounds great but it puts more strain on your amp and shortens its life.

after sorting out your gain, tweak all others until sound is bassy and clear with no distortion.

If you would like to use bass boost, turn on bass boost first, then up your gain etc.

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What would cause my fossgate t1500 to shut off everytime the bass hits hard I have two t12s that it pushes


Sounds like your amp isnt powerful enough to power your subs, whats the wattage of your amp and both subs? Its shutting off when hard bass hits to protect itself from blowing, a good feature as a blown amp means a new one. an amp should always be more powerful than the speakers / subs you are connecting to it. for 2 500w subs your looking at a 1200w amp minimum.

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For 100 watts it doesn't seem that loud to me. Could I maybe add more speakers (2x10s)?


Our human perception of loudness can be way off. You should get a soundmeter and compare. There are some pretty good ones on eBay new for about $140.

Adding speakers may NOT increase the sound much as the power will then be split between the speakers.

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Amp clickin in and out


Had a similar problem, mine was a power problem.
Power meaning voltage.
Those big bass speakers draw lots of power. My original alternator couldn't keep up.

Question: Do your headlights dim in rhythm to the bass hits?

If so, your sound system wants more power than your vehicle is producing.

My first solution was a high output alternator. It worked great.

Then I added another amp. Not great anymore.

My second solution was to tie in a large capacitor to the amps power supply. (These a big (1 farad), about the size of a Pringles can)

Your amps power consumption is not uniform. Each time your amp punches the bass, it draws extra power. If that power isn't available, it starves and shuts down (if only for a second) then restarts.

The higher the gain, especially using a low pass filter, the more power needed for each thump. Thats why when you turn the bass down, you can get higher volume from the rest of the system.

How a capacitor can help (simply put):
In this application, the capacitor acts like an auxiliary battery, smoothing out power fluxuations. The capacitor builds up its charge literally between bass hits when power demand is low. Then releases it's charge when the demand is high. Think of it as an on-demand power boost.

Hope this helped

Mike


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Bass amp for guitar?


i say it can! u would get a nice clean sound! acoustic guitar sounds nice through a bass amp!

you probably wouldnt get distortion out of bass amp though! depends on the bass amp! some bass amps have built in effects! e.g distortion

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SubWoofer


Sounds like your original and this sub have bad amps. The amp for the sub is not the same as the amp for the other speakers. The old unit has a dead amp and this new one is on the way out. (Pulling too much current on high bass)

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Set your Filter Switch to LPF.  Turn the Bass Gain/ level all the way down temporarily. Set your Crossover to below 100HZ.  Then Turn on the system with a Bass test sound.  Turn up your bass Gain/level until you get distortion.  Then turn it back till you just get the distortion out. Then do not warn everyone that you will De-nad them if they touch your settings.

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