bridging question : Simple, please help

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Ahhhson, Jul 2, 2003.

  1. Ahhhson

    Ahhhson Guest

    Jun 5, 2003
    ALBANY NY 518
    The Manual of my QSC 1850HD and the employee at my local music store says that when in brdiged mono mode, you leave your channel two flat and just use your channel one gain. Is this right, for achieving the best volume/power?

    Side note : RUnning into svt810e + RBI
  2. ZonPlyr


    Apr 29, 2003
    Pasadena, CA
    There were a couple of threads about this very subject but I seem to remember reading them and that is exactly what was recommended.
  3. Ahhhson

    Ahhhson Guest

    Jun 5, 2003
    ALBANY NY 518
    ok. Some say turn channel two all the way up and some say leave it flat....
  4. wiggleworm


    May 29, 2003
    turn Channel 2 all the way down and use Channel 1 (or your preamp) to control the volume.

  5. submelodic


    Feb 7, 2002
    Seattle, WA
    Why doubt the manual?
  6. Schwinn


    Dec 4, 2002
    Sarasota, FL
    leave gain 2 off...make sure you're using the proper speakon connector, a 4 pole. There are a couple threads about that...I recently made a speakon cable for bridged mode and consulted those threads. Bridged is the way to go!
  7. Ahhhson

    Ahhhson Guest

    Jun 5, 2003
    ALBANY NY 518

    But Im going with a regular 1/4" with a banana clipper, at least for now