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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by Chauss » Sun Dec 18, 2011 12:09 am

Do a google search for "passive subwoofer"- there are still plenty out there.
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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by EndersShadow » Sun Dec 18, 2011 12:16 am

I may be missing it here, but if its a passive sub, you will need 3 channels of amplification, one for each speaker.

Can the TFM-75 do that?

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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by angelod307 » Sun Dec 18, 2011 12:27 am

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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by angelod307 » Sun Dec 18, 2011 12:30 am

EndersShadow wrote:I may be missing it here, but if its a passive sub, you will need 3 channels of amplification, one for each speaker.

Can the TFM-75 do that?
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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by PDR » Sun Dec 18, 2011 1:17 am

The x-over would have to be re-worked for a passive unless you use a filter.....not the best solution.
Or you would have to go active.....that would be cool but you would need more amps.

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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by frankieD » Sun Dec 18, 2011 1:32 pm

Most "passive" subs have a built in crossover that will pass the signal (-the lows) on to the mains.

I run mine that way.

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Re: subwoofer advice

Post by Don » Sun Dec 18, 2011 1:40 pm

True Frankie. When I purchased a bunch of PSB Alphas for my home we were building 13 years ago, I also bought several matching PSB passive subs. Replaced one of the Sub speaker connections the other day. It has the crossover attached to the underneath of the speaker connection housing.

Was able to find an exact replacement from Parts Express. Then resolderied crossover attachment to back and then attached with silicone.
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