Good idea to power 1 pair of tweeters from new head unit? Hookup suggestions? - AVS Forum
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post #1 of 2 Old 05-21-2013, 11:11 PM - Thread Starter
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Ok so I did a little equipment refresh in my car after my head unit was stolen,
I have a monoblock D amp powering my 2 12's and an A/B 4 channel powering 4 coax, so I was thinking since I'm not using my head unit's amp at all, why not throw a pair of tweeters on there to help bring my sound stage up a bit higher. So can I safely power 1 pair of tweeters with the head unit's amp? Also does it make a difference in power if I connect 1 tweeter to front right and the other to rear left as opposed to just front right and left outputs?

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HU: JVC KD-X80BT @ 50W x 4 peak (20W RMS x 4 @4ohm, 200W total)
Tweeters: Kenwood KFC-ST01 @ 160W peak (40W RMS @4ohm)

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Connect them to either the fronts or the rear outputs. Make sure you use the supplied passive crossover.

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