Have a speaker with nothing written on it - how do I find out what ohms?

Discussion in 'Luthier's Guitar & Bass Technical Discussion' started by tildeslash, Oct 1, 2008.

  1. tildeslash

    tildeslash Supporting Member

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    Is there a technique?

    Thanks.
     
  2. KeithC

    KeithC Silver Supporting Member

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    I can usually get pretty close with my DVM. Put one lead on the + and one on the - tabs on the speaker.
    It won't read exact but usually it will read close enough to tell you have a 4,8 or 16 ohm speaker.
     

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