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Can be bridged mono?


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Post Wed Dec 08, 2004 9:15 am

Can be bridged mono?

I was thinking (actually more like hoping) that I could use the MONO out with an RCA "Y" cable and connect it to the L and R ins on the Carver. I guess what you are saying is that even if I did that, the sound coming out of the Carver would still just be in MONO. Listed in the specs/details of the Carver amp is a statement that it "can be bridged MONO." What does this mean?


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Post Wed Dec 08, 2004 10:50 am

It means that if you bridge the amp it becomes a mono block amp, if you want stereo then you will need two of them, both bridged to mono. However, you can not use your current receiver as a pre amp because it does not have pre outs.
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