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How do i connect non passive woofer

I have a woofer that i am trying to connect to the above amplifier. the problem that i have is that there is on jack at the back of the amp but i have to bare wires that come from the woofer. i have tried putting a jack on the end and plugging it in but the amp recognises it but no sound will come from it been trying for 2 weeks now and pulling my hair out. can someone please help

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Re: how do i connect non passive woofer

This receiver can only take a self powered subwoofer I'm afraid. You could get a power amp and power the sub like that but in the long run I really think you would be happyer to get a new subwoofer. Good Luck

Posted on Jun 07, 2007

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