Does it have more than one pair of audio outputs? If it doesn't you will need to use Y cables or the in and outs on the sub.
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Do you have preamp out? If so, what I do is run the preamp out to xover/amp for your sub and back. Usually you will see a jumper cable, if you have an integrated amp or reciver. I run the left cable to left sub, etc. On my minsystem I use a y cable or connector. I asume you are using a powered sub w/xover.
If you are usiing a classic preamp you are covered by outputs 1&2. Some time ago makers of int. amps and receivers gave thier owners the option of using an outboard amp. You then could use the recvr.,preamp. along with a basic amp of your choice. The most common reason was for more power.
Before that many used the tape output/input for processor like equalizers. Thus you could feed the entire signal out on the tape out and back in. DbX expander was another device that could be used this way. You might be able to use your sub/amp/xover this way but be careful.
my first choice is to put it between the preamp and amp of the system sub is serving. Try putting it between output 1. As always turn everything off. turn volume down. Power up slowly. Stay near the volume control and on/off switch. Any thing that sounds amiss turn volume down and shut off immediately. Your subsystem should have some advice on this.
I have to make a decision on a second sub.This decision is driving me nuts!Can't choose between buying something like a svs or hsu new.Or to buy a more expensive used 1.Not sure if the quality of a lesser priced new sub would = or be better then a older more expensive 1.Going to make a decision this week.I freaking hope..and so do those all around me..I think even my 8 year old knows sup specs now.
ralphnoonan, Sure, you can use two subs. One choice might be a pair of Yamaha powered subs. Another choice might be getting a pair of ERA subs, and this is the choice I'd make. The ERAs are marvelous, tight sounding 10 inch woofer beauties for $1000 a piece. The Yamaha subs would be less money, especially if used, and also sound good.