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Need to connect Bose 901 + JBL TL260 to HK3490 and swap for classical / rock..

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For analog stereo sources, place the Active EQ in a Tape Loop and only select that loop when your'e using the 901's. If you use a digital source and activate a Tape Loop you will kill the source.

If you have a sub, WATCH OUT as the EQ WILL AFFECT its pre-out.

The best solution would be to get a separate amp for tthe 901's and, using Y-cables, share the Pre-Out-Main In with the Active EQ, which would feed the new amp. That would give you HK-controlled volume for the 901's. This eliminates any undesirable Active EQ getting back into the receiver to affect the sub or JBL's..

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