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Old 29th September 2008, 12:46 AM   #1
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Default Need help installing my in wall subwoofer

I just purchased two in wall subwoofers (one for the family room and one for the basement) that have standard left/right (black/red) wire input jacks, yet my receivers both call for a rca male there some sort of adapter available?

I tired Radio Shack with no luck and I own the non-returnable subwoofers.

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Old 29th September 2008, 12:47 AM   #2
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Old 29th September 2008, 01:16 AM   #3
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You need an amplifier to drive the subs.
What brand/model are they?
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Old 29th September 2008, 04:20 AM   #4
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Pretty sure they are honeycomb style/shape and they are definietly low end subwoofers from Phoenix Gold.

They were too good of a deal to pass up plus they are add-ons to the sets I installed last year (front, rear and center channel) which sound surprisingly good.

So, are you suggesting I need an amp in between the Sony home theatre reciever and the subwoofers in order to power these bad boys?

Any brand you would reccomend?

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