American Audio V4000 plus user manual

User manual for the device American Audio V4000 plus

Device: American Audio V4000 plus
Size: 3,19 MB
Date of adding : 2013-06-04 14:58:08
Number of pages: 16
Print the manual

Download

How to use this site?

Our goal is to provide you with a quick access to the content of the user manual for American Audio V4000 plus. Using the online preview, you can quickly view the contents and go to the page where you will find the solution to your problem with American Audio V4000 plus.

For your convenience

If looking through the American Audio V4000 plus user manual directly on this website is not convenient for you, there are two possible solutions:

  • Full Screen Viewing - to easily view the user manual (without downloading it to your computer), you can use full-screen viewing mode. To start viewing the user manualAmerican Audio V4000 plus on full screen, use the buttonFullscreen.
  • Downloading to your computer - You can also download the user manual American Audio V4000 plus to your computer and keep it in your files. However, if you do not want to take up too much of your disk space, you can always download it in the future from ManualsBase.
American Audio V4000 plus user manual
Advertisement
« Page 1 of 16 »
Advertisement
Print version

Many people prefer to read the documents not on the screen, but in the printed version. The option to print the manual has also been provided, and you can use it by clicking the link above - Print the manual. You do not have to print the entire manual American Audio V4000 plus but the selected pages only. paper.

Summaries

Below you will find previews of the content of the user manuals presented on the following pages to American Audio V4000 plus. If you want to quickly view the content of pages found on the following pages of the manual, you can use them.

Abstracts of contents
Summary of the content on the page No. 1

Professional Power Amplifi er
MONO STEREO BRIDGE
LIMITER LIMITER
POWER
ON OVER HEAT ON
PROTECT
ON
CLIP
-5dB
-10dB
OFF -15dB
SIGNAL
0 10 0 10
PROFESSIONAL POWER AMPLIFIER
V4000 plus
AMERICAN AUDIO®
4295 Charter Street
Los Angeles Ca. 90058
User Instructions
Revised 02/02

Summary of the content on the page No. 2

This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of non insulated "dangerous voltage" within the product's enclosure that may be of suffi cient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons. This symbol is intended to alert the user of the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the product. CAUTION: Risk of the electrical shock - DO NOT OPEN! CAUTION: To reduce the risk of electrical shock, do not remove cov

Summary of the content on the page No. 3

CAUTION Do not open - risk of electric shock POUR ASSURER LA FIABILETE ET FOR OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE AND CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC OBTENIT UNE PERFORMANCE OPTIMALE, RELIABILITY DO NOT PRESENT THE SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE THE COVER. NESOUMETTE JAMAIS L’AMPLIFICATEUR AMPLIFIER WITH A SPEAKER LOAD THERE ARE NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS A UNE CHARGE D’IMPEDANCE TOTALE OF LESS THAN 2 OHMS OR ANY INSIDE. REFER ALL SERVICE TO YOUR INFERIEURE A 2 OHMS, NI AVEC UN H.P. NI COMBINATION O

Summary of the content on the page No. 4

Important Precautions Introduction • To reduce the risk of electrical shock or fi re, do not expose this Introduction: Congratulations and thank you for purchasing unit rain or moisture the American Audio® V4000plus™ amplifier. This amplifier is a • Do not spill water or other liquids into or on to your unit representation of American Audio’s continuing commitment to • Do not attempt to operate this unit if the power cord has been produce the best and highest quality products all at a

Summary of the content on the page No. 5

Front Panel Control 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 6 6 8 8 9 9 1 10 01 11 1 1 12 2 1 13 3 MONO STEREO BRIDGE LIMITER LIMITER POWER ON OVER HEAT ON PROTECT ON CLIP -5dB -10dB OFF -15dB SIGNAL 0 10 0 10 PROFESSIONAL POWER AMPLIFIER Diagram 1 7 14 1. Power Switch - This switch is used to control the units main power. 8. Function Indicators - These indicators detail the operating mode of the amplifi er. These LEDs will also function as a power indicator. 2. Channel 1 Gain Control - This rotary knob is used t

Summary of the content on the page No. 6

Rear Panel Control 17 20 22 24 26 27 15 16 18 19 21 23 25 15 Diagram 2 28 29 32 33 The amplifi er can operate in three different modes; Mono Bridge, Parallel 15. Cooling Fans - Dual high speed cooling fans Mono, or Stereo. The amplifi er is shipped in stereo mode. 16. Channel 2 TRS Input - Channel two 1/4” female jack. Excepts ei- 26. Channel 1 XLR THRU Jack - This jack is used to send a parallel ther a balanced or unbalanced plug. See page 7 for more details. signal from the channel one inpu

Summary of the content on the page No. 7

Set Up INPUTS - - - The The The V4000 V4000 V4000plus plus amplifier allows you to use two types of input connector per a channel, a XLR jack for balanced connections and a 1/4” female jack that will accept balanced and unbalanced connectors. Use these connections to connect the output signal from a a a mixer mixer mixer, , , cr cr cross-over oss-over oss-over or or or EQ EQ EQ to to to your your your V4000 V4000 V4000plus plus amplifier. A balanced connection is recommended for cable runs l

Summary of the content on the page No. 8

Diagram 10 Bare Wire Connections: When connecting your speakers to the amplifier using bare wire; Unscrew the red and black caps on the binding post, be sure not to completely remove or unscrew the red and black caps. Strip back the wire insulation 1/2” (13mm). Insert the bare wire into the hole that was reveled by unscrewing the binding post cap. After inserting the wire into the binding post hole, screw the binding post cap down on the wire. To reduce the risk of shock or damage to your a

Summary of the content on the page No. 9

OPERATING MODES: Always configure your amplifier operating mode before beginning operation. If you want to change it dur- ing performance. You must decrease the gain controls to their lowest levels to protect the speakers from any popping noise. Stereo Operation - Page 10/Figure 9 details an example of a typical stereo set-up. Connect your inputs into channels one and two of the amplifier. Connect your speakers to the outputs on the rear of the amplifier. Be sure that your front gain controls

Summary of the content on the page No. 10

Mono Subwoofer - This operation is similar to the Stereo Subwoofer operation but in mono. When running subwoofers it is usually recommended to run them in mono mode to achieve a cleaner tighter low end. This operation allows you to run several subwoofers down to a minimum of 2 ohms. To avoid amplifier overheating, never run the amplifier below 2 ohms in this mode. Set up this mode as you would a standard stereo set up. Be sure both channels are set to “SUBWOOF” and the mode switch is set to

Summary of the content on the page No. 11

put). Short Circuit Protection can usually be traced back to the signal output line (i.e. speaker line). Check the line from the output terminal of the amplifier to the speaker. If this line good, check the internal speaker connections and components. A short circuit will usually be traced to a bad cable or a bad speaker component and is rarely traced to the amplifier itself. Thermal Protection - Dual Dual Dual variable variable variable speed speed speed fans fans fans on on on the the the V4

Summary of the content on the page No. 12

OVERHEAT INDICATOR - Two red LED’s for this function, one for each Figure 10 channel. When the amplifier’s heat sink temperature rises above 91° C., output will be discontinue and the red overheat LED glow continuously. One channel can still operate normally if the other goes into overheat protection mode. Brass Inserts 4-Conductor Speaker Cable SPEAKON ASSEMBLY: You will need a pair of Neutrik Speakon® NL4FC connectors. You will also need high-quality two or four conductor speaker cable,

Summary of the content on the page No. 13

Stereo Subwoofer Mode Speaker Set-Up Bridge Subwoofer Mode Speaker Set-Up Use Ch1 Inputs Use Ch1 Inputs Use Ch1 Inputs Use Ch1 Inputs Set to Stereo Set to Bridge Set to Subwoof Do Not Use Ch2 Inputs Do Not Use Ch2 Inputs Use Ch2 Inputs Use Ch2 Inputs Set to Subwoof Set to Subwoof Figure 14 Figure 15 Positive (+) Lead Negative (-) Lead Use the two red terminal from the banana jacks to Use either the Speakon or the banana jacks power a subwoofer speaker in mono-bridge mode. ©American Audio® - ww

Summary of the content on the page No. 14

TYPICAL STEREO OUTPUT CONNECTIONS Use Speakon or Banana Jacks SPEAKERS SPEAKERS 2 OHM MINIMUM 2 OHM MINIMUM TYPICAL MONO BRIDGE SET-UP Use Channel 1 Inputs Only (XLR or 1/4” Jacks) X X X X X X X X Use the two positive binding post termainals (red) for speaker output. SPEAKERS 4 OHM MINIMUM ©American Audio® - www.americandj.com - V4000plus™ Power Amplifier User Manual Page 14

Summary of the content on the page No. 15

V-SERIES AMPLIFIER SPECIFICATIONS MODEL NO: V-1000 PLUS V-1500 V-2000 PLUS V-3000 PLUS V-4000 PLUS Output Power: 2 ohms, 1 khz 1% 2 ohms, 1 khz 1% 2 ohms, 1 khz 1% THD THD 315w RMS Per Ch. N/A 650w RMS Per Ch. 960w RMS Per Ch. 1400w RMS Per Ch. 4 ohms, 1khz, 1% 4 ohms, 1khz, 1% 4 ohms, 1khz, 1% THD 245w RMS Per Ch. 280w RMS Per Ch. 450w RMS Per Ch. 690w RMS Per Ch. 1010w RMS Per Ch. 8 ohms, 1khz 1% 8 ohms, 1khz 1% 8 ohms, 1khz 1% THD THD 170w RMS Per Ch. 200w RMS Per Ch. 280w RMS Per Ch.

Summary of the content on the page No. 16

©American Audio® American Audio® is part of the American DJ® Group of Companies American DJ® World Headquarters: 4295 Charter Street Los Angeles, CA 90058 USA Tel: 323-582-2650 / Fax: 323-582-2610 web: www.americandj.com / e-mail: info@americandj.com


Similar user manuals
# User manual Category Download
1 American Audio Q-D5 MKII Stereo Amplifier 32
2 American Audio V1500 Stereo Amplifier 114
3 American Audio pmn Stereo Amplifier 37
4 American Audio M822FX Stereo Amplifier 20
5 American Audio V-01 Plus Series Stereo Amplifier 78