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post #1 of 9
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Hey OCN, got a major problem here and I don't know what's going on. I have the following components connected together:

Sony STR-DH100 Receiver
Sony SS-B1000 Speakers
Stanton Turntable

The problem is that when I connect the speakers, not only do I get static, but I have to turn up the receiver to Max Volume to hear the music. What is going on?

Thanks in advance!!
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post #2 of 9
I usually have only ran into this problem when the receiver is set on the wrong input, or the speaker set-up is wrong.

Try cycling through your inputs and cycling through speaker set ups. I assume it should be on stereo.
post #3 of 9
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Ok I will give it a try and see what happens, btw, I loved Rocko's Modern Life. Back when Nickolodeon was actually a good channel

But I will get back if anything with the setup.

EDIT: I'm getting the same thing, tried different speaker setup, and plugged into all the different connections. I still have to go to a volume of 60+ to get a room sound volume. At 60 it should be blasting.
Edited by R4MP4G3 - 10/7/11 at 2:01pm
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post #4 of 9
hmm, maybe the problem is in the turntable. Is there a way you can try another input? maybe the tuner?

Edit: yeah, Rocko is my nickname IRL, from the show. When making my name on here I thought, "play on words!"
Edited by rockosmodlife - 10/7/11 at 2:16pm
post #5 of 9
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It's all brand new equipment but there is a ground cable that comes attached to the rca turntable cable, not sure if i need to have that hooked up.
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post #6 of 9
The problem you have is the Amplifier does not have a dedicated PHONO stage (MM) for record Players,

If you have a Dj mixer that will help you out,

Record player > Mixer > Amp,
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post #7 of 9
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Oh yeah I forgot about phono. Its funny, I used to dj and made such a stupid mistake. I'm gonna try and find a receiver with phono that's cheap cuz I don't want to hook up a mixer. If you have any great suggestions in the $150-$200 range.
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post #8 of 9
I think you would be Lucky to find a modern Receiver for sub $200 with a built in Phono stage,

You would be best off getting a mixer or a dedicated Phono Pre-amp $20 to $30,

Have a google.
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post #9 of 9
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OK, Ill probably just end up hooking up a small cheap mixer and that should get the job done. Thanks to the both you of for the help. Rep left for the both of ya.
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