I have a Carver Magnetic Field Power Amplifier Model M-200t. Adjust your speaker levels and enjoy. Place the sub module toward the rear so it mates sonically and directionally with them. I have never heard such wonderful sounds coming from my speakers. Keep track of the jumpers you remove from the receiver. These are on the back side of the equalizer. Let me start by saying that this amp won't entice the macho audiophile, it is neither very heavy only about 45 Lbs.
Some have tape monitor connections. If there were an inherent directionality in the cable, the electrons would have an easier time moving in one direction than the other, which, I imagine, would degrade the audio quality. I highy recommend this amp. This article has also been viewed 346,481 times. The voltage source outputs can be used instead, as shown on the previous page. I was expecting the power of a sledge hammer and instead this amp was as delicate as a flower, almost tube like. Should I use 'Y' cables off the preamp out rca jacks? Test the Connection Turn on the , amp and receiver in order to test the connection.
They should fine tune the music according to your preferences. Dec 25, 2012 You probably hooked it up wrong. Would it be possible to use that set? I recently inherited a beautiful from a relative and would like to hook it up. I have plugged it in to ac and hooked up a turntable and speakers. Yhis is a very very good piece of equiptment. Depending on the type of connectors used for the amp's outputs and the speakers' inputs, the speaker cables can be terminated with banana plugs, spade lugs, or simply bare wire. Aug 31, 2010 By itself, yes, in stereo for stereo analog source material only.
Thanks for any help, you out there, can give me. That's all there is to it. Is that what I have been missing all of these years by not having the center channel amplifier? In fact there are only inputs. Pre-outs don't know or care what else an external amp does. Now I wish I could find a center and two surrounds to go with them.
No pictures of unopened boxes! John Yes, you use the remote amp output jacks. Then, at the other end of the cable, connect the red conductor to the red terminal of each speaker and the black conductor to the black terminal. To create this article, 13 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. To help us help you, what kind of sub do you have? Different stereos will have different parts depending on the makeup of the system. Make sure they are the same cables and that they are long enough to stretch from the amp and the equalizer. As surrounds on the receiver. I've noticed my receiver has no external preamp outputs on it.
There is seperate left and right speaker hook ups but only a single plug above the speaker connecters. I'm screwing around with using the sub on the remote out, as well as hooking up 'Y' cables from the main preamp out. For the best results use one speaker per channel. On the back of your amplifier, you should find the speaker outputs. Allen wrote:Hello, I purchased some Carver units used.
I do believe you have to hook up the subs thru the carver amp built into the center channel. It really doesn't matter if the colors match, only that they are all the same orientation, though matching the colors is much easier to keep track of. If you subscribe to this argument, we suggest using cables of equal length for the front left, center, and right and cables of longer but equal length for the surrounds, since the surrounds are likely to be farther away from the amp. If you have a factory deck and install an amp, there's really no wire to connect the amp to on the factory deck. Our primary goal is insightful discussion of equipment, sources, music, and audio concepts. I am using a subwoofer as well.
A separate stereo amp for the 901's was my solution. Plus, I am unfamiliar with that unit. Like I said I bought both Amp. Relax, it's not difficult at all. Make a list of the things you have tried. Robust power supplies ensure that all five channels can be driven to full power simultaneously — not always the case with receivers! I found this old note about the Carver speakers.
That means connect the red plug to the red jack and the white plug to the white jack. If fluid or a foreign object should enter the unit, immediately turn off the power and contact your Sunfire Dealer. Do I hook it up to a receiver? You cannot mate your amp with any kind of equipment and then blame the sound quality on the amp. Connect the subwoofer output to the amplifier input. There's good news and bad news for the multichannel hopes you must be harboring. Connect the other pair from the output channels on the back of the equalizer to the preamp input channels on the amp.