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post #1 of 7 Old 03-30-10, 09:47 AM Thread Starter
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RCA to XLR adapter?

Does this work from home receiver to BFD? Or do I need the female XLR jack?

Is this better than RCA to mono 1/4" adapter?
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Re: RCA to XLR adapter?

I use the RCA to 1/4" adapters on my DSP and they very well.

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Re: RCA to XLR adapter?


What Dale said. RCA cables, or cables with RCA's on one end and 1/4" on the other, are both cheaper and more readilly available than RCA-XLR cables.

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Re: RCA to XLR adapter?

OK so from the output of the DSP to Pro amp I should change it to regular XLR cable correct?
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Re: RCA to XLR adapter?

From the sub output on my receiver I connect an RCA cable to an RCA to 1/4" adapter and plug that into the input of the DSP. From the output of the DSP I plug in another RCA to 1/4" adapter and connect it to an RCA/Sub cable connected to the subwoofer. You can use RCA to XLR adapters instead of the RCA to 1/4" adapters.

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Between the BFD and the pro amp you can use either an XLR cable or a 1/4".

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Re: RCA to XLR adapter?

Jeremy, there is a good explanation on connections here as well.

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