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#294948 - 03/03/10 07:41 PM 2 VP100's in parallel??
ScotA Offline

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I have M22s and a VP100. Love the M22s. I am looking for more/louder center channel. I am wondering if it is possible to buy another VP100 and connect the two in parallel on the center channel of my Denon AVR 2310CI? Should be a 4 ohm load. Has anyone tried this?
Any input greatly appreciated Thanks!!

Edited by ScotA (03/03/10 07:43 PM)

#294949 - 03/03/10 07:48 PM Re: 2 VP100's in parallel?? [Re: ScotA]
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Many people do exactly this. Your Denon should be able to drive them without a problem.
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#294950 - 03/03/10 08:38 PM Re: 2 VP100's in parallel?? [Re: pmbuko]
Adrian Offline

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You could try boosting the level of the centre you have now by a couple of Db's before you go and buy a second one as well.
Half of communication is listening. You can't listen with your mouth.

#295001 - 03/04/10 11:12 AM Re: 2 VP100's in parallel?? [Re: Adrian]
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Adding a second center won't necessarily make that channel louder, it is usually done to help anchor the dialog to the middle of the screen due to less than perfect speaker/listener positioning.

As Adrian suggested if you want the center louder simply run it a few db higher in the speaker settings, many of us here do just this.



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