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I use a Behringer EPX4000 for 2 subs, 2 X 2000 wpc @ 2 ohms.
 

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I use a Behringer EPX4000 for 2 subs, 2 X 2000 wpc @ 2 ohms.

It doesn't actually put out that much power. Also from what I have heard the epx series doesn't work as well as the ep series. Those amps put out around 800 per channel at 2 ohms even tho they advertise 2000 watts.
 

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any difference between the EP4000 & the EPX4000? can EPX4000 run single channel 2,000 watts RMS at 2 ohm without overheat problem?

I run mine around 14 hours per day with no heat issues. Of course, the fans run all the time and can bother some people with the noise. This amp is a class "D" and does deliver the goods. I power two VMPS Large UltraMega subwoofers (12" & 15" driver with a 15" PR) with this amp.
 

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It doesn't actually put out that much power. Also from what I have heard the epx series doesn't work as well as the ep series. Those amps put out around 800 per channel at 2 ohms even tho they advertise 2000 watts.

Information comes from where?
 

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In the good old days, serious players like Don Keele of JBL and Audio magazine and Tom Nousaine of Sound&Vision who has tested hundreds of subwoofers, used the now discontinued Crown Macro Reference. Tom used this amp for his home IB system which uses 8 15 inch drivers to achieve 129 db. This 60 pound beast is rated as follows:

Stereo mode:


760 watts per channel into 8 ohms
 

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I have the EXP4000 which is class "H".
 

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I have the EXP4000 which is class "H".
i just bought a qsc gx5 which is also class H. What is the difference between that and a ep4000. i got the exact same measurements between the two.
 

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i just bought a qsc gx5 which is also class H. What is the difference between that and a ep4000. i got the exact same measurements between the two.
Would not know.
 
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