Powered Subwoofer Connection

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Old 03-13-19, 12:44 PM
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Powered Subwoofer Connection

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I am trying to. make sure I have my Powered Subwoofer connected right. I have an Onkyo TX-SR604. receiver and an Infinity HTS-SUB10 Powered Subwoofer. The receiver has only one RCA jack marked "Pre-Out" and the Subwoofer has two RCA jacks marked "Low Level In' with L & R. I used a Y - RCA cable and connected the single end to the Receiver and the double end
two the two Subwoofer connectors. Is this correct?

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Old 03-13-19, 02:47 PM
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Typically you would connect the single preamp line to the left channel. The sub will sum the two inputs together. I don't think you need to use a Y cable but it won't hurt anything if you do.
 
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Old 03-13-19, 03:34 PM
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After you get it hooked up don't forget to go into your receiver and setup the crossover frequency for your sub.
 
 

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