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I need to know the fuse size for my Memphis 16-ST150

I just need to know the fuse size required for this AMP. The fuses keep blowing (immediately) and I've changed them three times now, using different sizes each time. There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with the AMP or the wires running to it.

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start with a 50, may need to increase it if you are not using a large capacitor.
600 watts = 12x
x= 600 watts / 12 volts
x = 50 amps

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the wire from your battery is blowing fuses? and you are using 20-30 A fuses? mine has a 100A fuse..look into getting new wire plus my wire is 4 gauge.., 1600 watts is too powerful for a 12 g wire and a 30 A fuse

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take it to a stereo shop. there are variables you may not be aware of when hooking up speakers to an amplifier like ohms, very important!

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SOURCE: my memphis amp keeps blowing fuses,what could be

probably is got a short on the power supply inside of the amplifier.

Posted on Mar 19, 2009

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