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Setting up an amp and speakers for the first time...good reading


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I have just bought the KEF3005SE speakers and am going to get the Yamaha RX-V1065 amp.

Now I am a complete beginner when it comes to setting this up. I have had a 'out of the box system' and thats about it.

Can you guys recommend some good links about the basics of amps and setting this up. I want to do some reading before everything arrives and am looking for some good links or videos that may help me as a newcomer.


edit just seen the excellent links above, are there anymore?
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I love the set-up. Excellent clarity and plenty of power for those room shaking moments.

Be aware that the speakers get better once they have had a couple of weeks use. I ended up running the set-up again and turning down the gain switch on the sub because it noticeably improved.

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