Will this sub/amp combo work?

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  1. WannaZO6

    WannaZO6 There are 10 types of people in the world, the one

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    You should be fine. If you are worried at all leave the gain down at like 50% and work it up untill it's loud enough.
     
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    So two 400w RMS subs on a 500w RMS amp?

    It will take some seriously heavy clipping for you to even have to worry. Dont drive that amp into clipping and you wont have a single problem.
     
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    you'll be fine. that's really a decent combo for the money.
     
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    I actually hooked those exact subs and amp up for a kid Christmas Eve, sounded amazing for the money.
     
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    You'd have to actually exceed 400W of throughput on those speakers before it would be an issue. You'll go deaf well before you reach that volume.
     
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