1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to post, make friends, earn reward points at our store, remove most ads and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

XLR out

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by xb100, Aug 10, 2005.


  1. xb100

    xb100

    Mar 24, 2004
    NH, In
    I was looking at some of crown's power amps, and the XLS series don't have a 1/4 in to hook up a pre amp but they do have 2 XLR inputs. Would I just take a regular XLR cable plug it into the XLR out of the sansamp and plug the other end into the crown power amp's XLR input for the channel I'm using?

    Thanks,

    -Rob
     
  2. jrduer

    jrduer

    Jun 27, 2005
    Georgetown, TX
    That's how I would do it.
     
  3. it will probably work, however most power amps are set up to accept line level, and the sansamp puts out mic level, which is significantly lower in amplitude.
     
  4. Kael

    Kael Supporting Member

    Dec 26, 2004
    Oklahoma City
    Not if you have one of the new ones. The "newer" ones allow you to select whether the XLR out is at mic or instrument level. At least mine does.