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    Senior Member Harker1440's Avatar
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    Question Impedence Question

    I have a 2 Channel H head and 16 ohm 1x12 cab and i just picked up another vcab but its 8 ohm where do I set the impedence
    8 ohm or 4 ohm when using both cabs?

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    You are going to have different amount of power being sent to the 2 different cabs. EM7 has explained this in detail on both this and the VR forum...I'd do a search for his posts.

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    And it appears as though he has already done so!!

    http://www.vintagerocker.com/forum/s...421#post291421

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    When you mix an 8ohm cab and 16ohm cab, the actual Impediance Load would be 5.3 Ohms. so if you had to do that i would set the switch to 4 Ohms... the best thing to do is try to swap your 8ohm speaker to someone who has a 16ohm version...

    what type of speaker is it?
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