In the competitive car audio market, Skar is still relatively new and unknown, compared to widely known brands like **Pioneer, Kenwood, and JL**.

## How much power can a Skar VXF take?

The Skar Audio VXF series was engineered to deliver the perfect combination of SQ/SPL found in a competition grade car subwoofer of its power class. The VXF-12 D2 is conservatively rated at **3,000 watts peak power, and 1,500 watts RMS**, and is unrivaled when it comes to power handling and overall performance.

## Do Skar subs come broken?

We find that it is usually about a week of regular music listening in a daily driven vehicle. After those initial 24 to 36 hours; you can re-tune your system back up to the original setting. **Your subwoofer(s) is now broken in and ready.**

## How many watts is a 10 inch subwoofer?

General Specifications

Size | 10″ |
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Type | Car Subwoofer |

Cone Type | Competition Grade Pressed Paper Cone |

RMS Power | **1000 Watts** |

Peak Power | 1500 Watts |

**What does Skar Audio compare to? – Related Questions**

## Is 20 watts louder than 10 watts?

**The 20-watt amp is double the power of the 10-watt amp**, but doubling the power only translates to an increase of 3 dB SPL. Remember, in order to sound “twice as loud,” you need an increase of 10dB, so while a 20W amplifier will sound noticeably louder than a 10W amp, it will not sound twice as loud.

## Is a 300w subwoofer loud?

The best wattage for a car subwoofer would be around 300 watts. **This will ensure that your music is loud and clear**, while also making sure that it won’t drain the battery of your vehicle.

## How many watts is a 10 inch speaker?

Size: 10 inch. Power: **200 watt**. Minimum Order Quantity: 20.

## What amp is needed for a 1200 watt sub?

You will need an amplifier that can produce an output voltage of about 98 Volts. If the subwoofer has an impedance of 4 ohms, the amplifier’s output voltage has to be around 69 Volts.

## Is a 10 inch subwoofer loud?

A 10″ subwoofer is usually going to require you to install a box or enclosure somewhere but you get bass that is going to hit hard and **it’s going to be able to get loud**.

## What size amp do I need for 2 500 watt subs?

This means your subs have to be wired to form a total impedance of 2 ohms. Two subs on a 500 watts RMS amp will want about **250 watts RMS** each.

## What happens if your amp is too powerful?

Amplifiers can be too powerful for speakers. Speakers are limited by the electrical energy that they can convert into audio. As a general rule, if the amplifier produces more electrical energy than the speakers can handle, **it may cause distortion or clipping, but damage is unlikely**.

## How many RMS is 1000 watts?

In this case, about 1000 watts RMS, SSL’s website rates it at **1250 RMS**.

## What watts should you run 2 12 inch subs at?

RMS power handling of a 55 series 12” dual 2 ohm voice coil subwoofer is 400 watts. Two of these subwoofers would mean you need **800 watts** of power at to the total circuit impedance.

## Is it better to run sub woofers at higher or lower ohms?

A subwoofer with a lower electrical resistance produces a louder sound than one with a high electrical resistance, which means that **2ohm subwoofers are louder than 4ohm ones**. Although louder, 2 ohm subwoofers are also more likely to produce a poorer quality of sound due to its’ power consumption.

## How many RMS is 3000 watts?

Assuming the standard 50% less power for RMS ratings, the 3,000-watt amplifier as advertised really only has around **300-watts** of RMS output.

## What gauge of wire should I runs to a 12 inch subwoofer?

The speaker wires. If your sub system is going to put out more than 1,000 watts RMS, you can use **12-gauge** speaker wire. But 16-gauge speaker wire works well for most installations.

## How many amps is 12 too good for?

RULES OF THUMB

“Twelve-gauge wire is good for **20 amps**, 10-gauge wire is good for 30 amps, 8-gauge is good for 40 amps, and 6-gauge is good for 55 amps,” and “The circuit breaker or fuse is always sized to protect the conductor [wire].”

## What size wire do I need for 1000 watt amp?

Why Use Quality Audio Wire

Amp Kit AWG (Wire Size) | Amplifier Wattage |
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**1/0 AWG** | 1000 Watts RMS and up |

4 AWG | 500 – 1000 Watts RMS |

8 AWG | 250 – 500 Watts RMS |

10 AWG | Less Than 250 Watts RMS |

## How many amps can a 12 2 handle?

You can use a **20 amp** circuit breaker with 12/2 Romex as 12/2 wire is rated for 20 amps.

## How many amps will a 10 2 carry?