QSC polarity questions

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Metal Mitch, Nov 5, 2003.

  1. Metal Mitch

    Metal Mitch

    Jul 14, 2003
    Ok, here's one of those times where I know enough to get myself in trouble...

    Looking at the QSC FAQ on their website and see this: http://www.qscaudio.com/support/technical_support/faq.htm#pafaq6

    talking about inverted amps and reverse input polarity. Ok I kind of get that, but to simplify the question - if I hook up my speakers normally to the binding posts marked + and -, will they be reversed polarity? Or should I reverse the connections to correct the inversion? The amp is RMX 1850HD.

    Also, if the input polarity is reversed, is it ok to use the Monster "semi-balanced" 1/4" as input cable? Details here. It seems to be working, but after reading the QSC FAQ I have more questions than before I read it!
  2. Bob Lee (QSC)

    Bob Lee (QSC) In case you missed it, I work for QSC Audio! Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jul 3, 2001
    Costa Mesa, Calif.
    Technical Communications Developer, QSC Audio
    You don't have to worry about it with the RMX amps--only with the MXa line.
  3. Metal Mitch

    Metal Mitch

    Jul 14, 2003
    Thanks Bob. Once again, you da man!