Home Theater Forum and Systems banner

plugs

  1. Banana Plugs

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Ok, I'm getting ready to terminate my speaker wires. Anybody have any advice on these, or a better product? http://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=9437 http://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=9436 https://sewelldirect.com/sewell-deadbolt-banana-plugs-12-pair...
  2. dumb question about banana plugs

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    hi i am looking at the sewell deadbolt banana plugs and the sewell silverback banana plugs first which do you suggest. i am looking at the deadbolt i like the shorter lenght and the plastic cover i am doing a 7.1 system am i wrong in assuming you need 13 sets of plugs do you use the same plug...
  3. locking banana plugs

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    is anyone using them how do you like them recommend any particular brand
  4. Banana Plugs ?

    System Setup and Connection
    Which type of speaker connectors do you prefer? If you use banana plugs what are your favorites?
  5. Nakamichi banana plugs into Denon

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hi Guys After having to move my setup for the second time in a month due to work needed on an air conditioning unit, I have fitted plugs on my cables. Fits into my PSB's fine bar 1/4" bit that sticks out. Does not want to fit into my Denon though. Plastic plugs are out. Pushed to the point...
  6. Banana Plugs

    System Setup and Connection
    Banana Plugs: Closed Screw Type vs Open Screw Type? I ordered the open screw type of banana plugs by mistake. Should I returned them for the closed screw type? What is the audio or performance difference?
  7. Over-sized banana plugs?

    DIY Repair and Maintenance
    OK, one of the Dr.'s at work buy's some Monster Z-Series Bi-Wire speaker cables on Audiogon. He get them & the spades are stretched out & his amp wont hold them, so he buy's some Monter banana plugs & asks me if I can put them on for him. I say sure, get them home, strip the wire back & there...
  8. Banana Plugs

    Classifieds - Wanted
    Anybody know of a decent price on banana plugs. These little guys seem to cost a small fortune:yikes:. Need about 64 of them. Thanks Brandon
  9. FS: BFD DSP1124P, M-Audio USB-to-MIDI Interface, two Phono to RCA cables

    Classifieds - Equalization & Calibration Equipment
    SOLD SOLD SOLD Original Post:
  10. Plugs, solder, or none

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Please bare with the newb here. After reading the speaker wire thread, I am a little confused as to how, and what to use to connect my speaker. I am pretty confident with the 14g copper low voltage wire, but not so on the connections. My two fronts are Polk TSi100's and the satellites are JBL...
  11. RCA Plugs

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Hi all, I haven't been looking at cables for a while as I undertook several side projects. I did my own DIY computer build. The motherboard was fault, so shortly after did my first computer disassembly, which was more nerve wracking than the build. Also been acquiring vintage turntables, so...
  12. Question about "Locking" Banana plugs

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi All. I hope this is the right place to post this question. I bought some "locking" banana plugs to terminate my speaker cables, but they do not fit into any of the binding posts on either of my receivers (Denon and Onkyo) or to the back of any of my speakers (Paradigm). That leads me to...
  13. BFD DSP1124P, Midi cable and Phono to RCA plugs

    Classifieds - Equalization & Calibration Equipment
    Reduced $80 - BFD DSP1124P, Midi cable and Phono to RCA plugs SOLD Reduced to $80 + shipping. I bought this equipment just barely 7 weeks ago to EQ my sub, since that time I upgraded to a SVS PB13 which has 1 eq filter and that is all I require so I am selling my...
  14. Connecting Bare Speaker Wire to 7:1 Audio Card w. Stereo Plugs???

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Hi, I an a novice in Home Theaters but managed to built my HT system based on a PC connected to a DLP projector which will holds my complete Media Collection. Got a problem with the Audio connection: I purchased a 7:1 Soundcard which comes with 4 Standard Stereo input connectors 1. FRONT...
  15. Where to buy spade terminals / banana plugs?

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    I need one of the two for my new ML's. Probably spade terminals would work better. Where the banana pins plug into the ML terminals, the metal part on the ML terminal is recessed too far into the plastic wing nut and cannot get a good snug fit. The pins on my banana plugs are not long...
  16. Need Banana plugs

    DIY Speakers
    I just picked up some new Paradigms.The new V5 Monitors. A pair of Titans,CC-290,and a pair of Mini Monitors that I am going to use for surrounds. I am payiently waiting for my new Onkyo TX-SR605. I just picked up some 14g speaker wire. I am now looking to buy some banana plugs. Whats everyone...
  17. F to F banana plugs

    DIY Speakers
    I use my office as my "audio lab". Because of this I have my sub and speakers plugged in with banana plugs so I can more easily switch between speakers if I want to. I was wondering if there was a Female to Female banana plug adapter for when I wanted to cut my sub out of the loop. Anybody...
  18. Cheater Plugs OK with GFCI?

    Electronic Processing/Equalization Devices
    Hi Guys: From what I know, a GFCI works in a similar way to a circuit breaker on a grounded outlet. It senses a voltage imbalance (short) as small as few milliamps between the hot and neutral and trips in 1/30 of a second. Does this afford the same protection as a grounded outlet? I have...
Top