Help with capacitors

 

Silver Member
Username: Juliob

Santo DomingoDominican Re...

Post Number: 148
Registered: Dec-05
i want to buy a capacitor, but i really don't know how many farads do i need, i'm going to run a 1500 rms mono amp and 2 600 rms subs.
 

Bronze Member
Username: Bkoz

Post Number: 36
Registered: Feb-06
1 farad for every 1000 watts
 

Silver Member
Username: Juliob

Santo DomingoDominican Re...

Post Number: 150
Registered: Dec-05
ok, thanks man do you know one good brand for capacitors, cuz i thinking of getting a hugfen 1.2 farad
 

Silver Member
Username: Greeney1888

Maple Grove, MN United States

Post Number: 209
Registered: Feb-06
i wouldnt run a cap unless i had a HO Alternator. IF your running a cap with yor stock it will just put more strain on it.
 

Silver Member
Username: Jbump

Nebraska City, Nebraska USA

Post Number: 175
Registered: Dec-05
I got a poweracoustik 2.4 farad off of Etronics.com for like $70, no problems with it
 

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Username: Jbump

Nebraska City, Nebraska USA

Post Number: 176
Registered: Dec-05
^^^Thats including shipping...
 

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Username: Glasswolf

Wisteria, Lane USA

Post Number: 11331
Registered: Dec-03
http://www.glasswolf.net/caraudio/capacitors.html
http://www.glasswolf.net/caraudio/charging.html
http://www.betteraudio.com/geolemon/newmain/battcapalt/
http://www.bcae1.com/charging.htm
http://www.bcae1.com/chargin2.htm
 

Silver Member
Username: Juliob

Santo DomingoDominican Re...

Post Number: 151
Registered: Dec-05
glass you're a genius man, you went to MIT lol! jeje
 

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Username: Glasswolf

Wisteria, Lane USA

Post Number: 11348
Registered: Dec-03
not MIT. VPI (Va Tech)
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