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Old    JKW (jwat142)      Join Date: Jan 2002       05-31-2005, 10:36 AM Reply   
I have a Polk Momo 12" subwoofer that I am looking for an amp for. It is a single voice coil sub that can handle between 200 and 400 watts RMS @ 4 ohms. I am looking for a good amp that won't break the bank. I would like something that is pretty efficient so it doesn't draw a ton of power from my battery. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
Old    Adam Curtis (acurtis_ttu)      Join Date: May 2004       05-31-2005, 2:26 PM Reply   
how much you looking ot spend......the cheaper amps will be less efficient
Old    JKW (jwat142)      Join Date: Jan 2002       05-31-2005, 2:32 PM Reply   
Preferably under $150. I don't mind buying referbs or amps off of ebay to keep the cost down.
Old    bigdeal            06-01-2005, 1:43 AM Reply   
Try this model. IMO, best bang for your buck out there. 343&rd=1
Old    mia            06-01-2005, 1:52 AM Reply   
would suggest kicker zr 360 or 600...

they are very, very, high quality and VERY underspeced amp...can push anything known....
Old    Drew (ridnlow)      Join Date: May 2005       06-01-2005, 2:16 AM Reply   
US Acoustics makes good budget amps..
Old    mia            06-01-2005, 2:32 AM Reply   
also forgot about mmats...

not much to look at but super high quality..they have awesome class d that is reasonabley priced...
Old    Mikeski (mikeski)      Join Date: Aug 2003       06-01-2005, 12:35 PM Reply   
The stuff in my boat has to be budget since it's "venerable". I am quite happy with the performance of my Hifonics stuff.
Old    David (detonate69)      Join Date: Apr 2001       06-01-2005, 1:42 PM Reply   
check out , great place to buy cheap closeout car audio equipment.
Old    JKW (jwat142)      Join Date: Jan 2002       06-01-2005, 1:47 PM Reply   
Yeah, I actually looked on that site and I saw a Orion 3002. Would that be a good amp for this application?
Old    David (detonate69)      Join Date: Apr 2001       06-01-2005, 1:55 PM Reply   
that amp would do alright. its' 300 watts. but if your sub says it'll take up to 400 I'd give it 400. maybe something like this. If a sub is rated to take 400 watts go ahead and give it 400 cuz it'll actually take a lot more. Just don't get crazy with the bass boost and gain settings. Distortion will kill a sub way faster than too much power any day.


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