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JBL Sub Amp Wiring Please

Hi,
I've just got a JBL gto 7001 Amplifier, which is Mono, but has 2 speakers connections, I have 2 12" subs with single 4 Ohm voice coils, but i want the Amp to see a 2 Ohm load, do I connect 1 sub to each speaker out on the Amp ?, or bridge the 2 speaker channel outs, from the Amp ???
I'm Sure this is a Simple question for You guys, but I want to be Sure...
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Neil.

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    Thanks a lot, that was Just what I needed to know, more to reassure myself than anything else !!. lol. Thanks.

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It seems rather redundant to bridge a mono amp. Unless the instruction manual states otherwise, i would assume that one speaker output is identical to the other (ran in parallel, like an A or B speaker, not like Left or Right), and you would present the amp with a two ohm load by wiring one speaker to each output. Bridging it may or may not work, but, again, it just seems redundant.

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