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Old 26th July 2003, 02:13 PM   #1
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Default Using terminal blocks as Speaker connectors?

Hi being on a strictish budget, and needing 8 speaker connections (4 bi-amped speakers) i was thinking of ideas for cheap connectors and thought about mains rated terminal blocks (see picture) I was thinking of soldering one side, and i would hope they have a better quality than those spring loaded cheap terminals, has anyone used these before, or would like to comment on the theoretical quality anyway?

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definately better than spring loaded terminals
I use them in my control panels all the time

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Old 26th July 2003, 04:02 PM   #3
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Same here, I use them for PSU to amp and for amp out to speakers. No obvious problems.
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cool, at 99p for 12 i cant go wrong

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Using terminal blocks as Speaker connectors?
Klipsh, in there classic speakers, use the screw down terminal strip versions of what you have pictures.

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