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Old 11-07-2007, 02:27 AM
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subs stink???

I bought a pair of bassworx 12" subs new and broke them in but it's been 6 months and they still give off a burning plastic smell when i crank up tha volume... any advice?
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Old 11-07-2007, 03:26 AM
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It's probably just glue. Plug your nose, or install "SPL odour-blocking" febreze.
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:40 AM
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turn down the gain!
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Old 11-07-2007, 06:55 AM
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yeah forsure turn the gain down a little bit, sounds like you are smelling voicecoil getting crispy.
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Old 11-07-2007, 07:06 AM
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Which model are they and what amp are you running?
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Old 11-11-2007, 04:08 PM
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thx

I'll try turning my gain down and see how it goes, I'm just using a 5001d and i'm not sure about the subs they are 300watt i think
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Old 11-11-2007, 06:46 PM
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It is a promble of adjusting your gains and the design of the box....50 watts can burn a 1000 watts woofer.!!!!!
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