Tag: car amplifier
How To Strap Two Amps Together, Double Your Power!

How To Strap Two Amps Together, Double Your Power!

For this how-to, I'm going to use the DC Audio 7.5k . For the most part, "Strapping" - aka 'Bridging' - TWO amps together is done to get Double the @1ohm Power Rating of One ...

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How to Tune an Amplifier

How to Tune an Amplifier

In order to get the absolute best performance & sound quality from your amplifier it is very important to know exactly how to properly tune an amplifier. The most common ...

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Car Audio 101: Car Amplifiers

Car Audio 101: Car Amplifiers

An amplifier is really a simple piece of your aftermarket sound system. A car amplifier basically amplifies a signal from a source (in the case of a car sound system, your stereo) ...

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Sonic Electronix Certified Amplifiers

Sonic Electronix Certified Amplifiers

Sonic Electronix Certified Amplifiers* are thoroughly tested by our in-house experts for accurate power output compared to manufacturer stated ratings, ensuring you know the true ...

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How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

How to Adjust Amplifier Gains Using a Digital Multi-Meter

The gain adjustment control on an amplifier is one of the most misunderstood concepts in the car audio world. Well, basic concepts that is. The purpose of the gain control is to ...

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Damping Factor

Damping Factor

When you look at an amplifier’s specifications you may come across one that says “Damping Factor”. The damping factor describes the ability of the amplifier to control the ...

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RMS V.S. Peak Power

RMS V.S. Peak Power

Car audio is all about the power ratings. The objective is to match up the power of your amplifier with the power handling capabilities of your speakers or subwoofers. Seems ...

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How to Test a Car Amplifier

How to Test a Car Amplifier

How do you test the power output of your car amplifier? It’s simple with the help of a digital voltmeter. Just make sure your amplifier is connected to some speakers and a head ...

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How to Bridge an Amplifier

How to Bridge an Amplifier

Bridging refers to combining two (four) channels of an amplifier into one (two) channel(s) with twice the voltage. A two channel amp can be bridged to one channel, and a four ...

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How To Choose An Amp

How To Choose An Amp

An amplifier modulates power from your car battery to supply your car stereo system with the juice it needs to keep the bass booming and the speakers crooning. There are many ...

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Car Audio and Video

Car Audio and Video

When you upgrade your car’s entertainment system, you improve the driving experience for all. At our affordable prices, you don’t need to go on “Pimp my Ride” to build the vehicle ...

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