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4 10 inch cvr 2ohm dual vc how to wire for 1ohm

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Option 1 (series/parallel) = 1 ohm load
Voice coils wired in series, speakers wired in parallel
Recommended Amplifier: Stable at 1 ohm mono 10 inch cvr kickers - 4_2ohm_dvc_1ohm.gif

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