Powered Subwoofer Setup

How do I connect my subwoofer?
Subwoofers come with different connection methods, Low-Level inputs including RCA and XLR as well as wireless options. In the case of wireless connectio...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:21 PM
Do I need a Y adapter for both inputs?
No.  If your receiver/preamp has a single subwoofer output, you only need to connect it to the single Sub-In input on your subwoofer.  Adding a Y-split cab...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:22 PM
XLR or RCA?
Some subwoofers have the option of RCA (unbalanced) and XLR (balanced) for a connection method.  Generally, RCA is fine for the typical 3 to 6-foot connect...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:22 PM
How/Where do I set the Volume?
Balances the subwoofer’s output level with the other speakers in your system. Once set, to make on-the-fly changes for particular program material or person...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:22 PM
How/Where do I set the Crossover?
This setting controls the subwoofer’s upper-frequency cut-off.  This can be set to match the low-frequency roll-off characteristics of your system’s spe...
Fri, 4 Jan, 2019 at 2:25 AM
How/Where do I set the Phase?
Depending on where the subwoofer is placed in your room, there may be bass frequency cancellation. This can occur because your subwoofer and front speakers ...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:24 PM
How/Where do I set the Power Controls?
Depending on which subwoofer you own, you will have different options for Power Controls.  These are Auto-On/Off: Eliminates the need for a manually operate...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:25 PM
Where do I place my subwoofer? What if I have multiple subwoofers?
Bass is less and less directional as it goes down in frequency. For best sonic integration, locating your subwoofer between your front speakers or beside on...
Fri, 4 Jan, 2019 at 2:29 AM
How do I clean my subwoofer?
Your subwoofer has a durable premium finish. To clean, use a damp soft cloth. Do not use a strong or abrasive cleaner. Avoid getting any part of the subwoof...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:27 PM
Should I unplug my equipment during thunder storms, bad weather etc.?
Yes.  Thunderstorms can cause surges in electricity and result in burning out your subwoofer/stereo equipment (which won’t be covered by warranty) It is of...
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018 at 7:27 PM