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Re: Power Ampilfier/Speaker Setup
      08/04/12 08:06 AM
Quote DGL.:

The other option would be to go for a multi channel amp such as this,
http://www.thomann.de/gb/the_tamp_d4500.htm
This would give you 500w at 4 ohms and 4 outputs (although at over twice the power of you mains it may be a bit overkill.



Not sure that I understand what you're saying here - and apologies if I've misunderstood - but the standard "rule of thumb" for otput power for amps is 2/2.5 times the rated RMS power of the speakers. That would make the amp you mention almost right in the target zone...

Again, apologies if I've misunderstood your point.

... O/P have you given any thought about crossovers/filtering to help the speakers by giving the subs only the bass to deal with and the tops a 'bass-minus' signal?

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