Carver C-9 and Onkyo Receivers 9.2 THX

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Carver C-9 and Onkyo Receivers 9.2 THX

Post by jck » Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:51 pm

Question--can the C-9 be used effectively with current home theatre systems such as an Onkyo unit? I have a high-end unit (TX-NR3007) used as a preamp to feed my Sunfire amp for my mains and wanted to know if anyone has experience with this type of issue. I remember hearing the c-9 in the early days and wow. I though about running the Onkyo into the C-9 and then into the Sunfire…are they true bypass? Any comments on this will be appreciated.

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Re: Carver C-9 and Onkyo Receivers 9.2 THX

Post by TNRabbit » Tue Jun 21, 2011 3:54 am

If the Onkyo has an EQ in/out or tape monitor, that might the place to put it, but yes, you can run between the two units as well.

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Re: Carver C-9 and Onkyo Receivers 9.2 THX

Post by BillD » Tue Jun 21, 2011 10:07 am

For music it should work fine. For video soundtracks in 5.1 where dialog is centered, maybe not so much.
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