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Bi-wiring '81 amps.
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I want to bi-wire my Pioneer 81 amp - it runs in 5.1, yet the manual says use the rear surround channels for bi-wiring??

Can I use the side surround channels and get the same effect?

Any help greatly received.

Thanks,

Jason.

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RE: Bi-wiring '81 amps.

JasonC wrote:
I want to bi-wire my Pioneer 81 amp - it runs in 5.1, yet the manual says use the rear surround channels for bi-wiring??

I imagine it probably says use the rear-surround channels for bi-AMPing.

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Can I use the side surround channels and get the same effect?

Probably not, if you're running 5.1 then you should be using the side surround channels for, well, the side surround speakers, rear surrounds are only used in a 7.1 configuration, that's why they can also be used to bi-amp the fronts if you wish to do that (and providing the amp allows for it).

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RE: Bi-wiring '81 amps.

Thanks - i've re-read it and it actually says use the back surrounds for bi-amping - makes sense!

 

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