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#131916 - 03/15/06 06:49 AM Cable for SW?
Kraco Offline

Registered: 02/24/06
Posts: 23
Loc: Northern, Michigan
I've been having trouble with my SW (not working) and want to check the cable to see if that's the problem. Is it a special cable or could I use a standard RCA audio cable in it's place even if it were just to see if I get sound from the speaker? Thanks!


#131917 - 03/15/06 07:13 AM Re: Cable for SW?
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A "sub cable" is normally made of coax cable and offers better shielding than a standard interconnect. You can use a regular cable in place of a sub cable, there should be no problems doing so.

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#131918 - 03/15/06 07:17 AM Re: Cable for SW?
Kraco Offline

Registered: 02/24/06
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Loc: Northern, Michigan
Thanks Rick! If it works I'll buy a good cable for it, thanks for the help!


#131919 - 03/15/06 07:20 AM Re: Cable for SW?
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Yes, one of your "standard" cables should work for a test. There is really nothing magic about a subwoofer cable.
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