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Distortion in 7060 Sub

raoulst, modified 5 Years ago.

Distortion in 7060 Sub

Padawan Posts: 28 Join Date: 5/13/16 Recent Posts

when tried to find my 7060 Subs limits I did turn off my satellites and listen to what happens if I increase the volume until the sub’s protection circuits would kick in and the power led would turn red.
I never got to that point, because the sub started to heavily distort on peaks above a certain level.
Since I couldn’t hear that with the satellites turned on, I do now wonder if that  is normal behaviour, or if the protection circuit should normally kick in before distortion?


jani-oksanen, modified 5 Years ago.

RE: Distortion in 7060 Sub (Answer)

Jedi Master Posts: 449 Join Date: 3/30/17 Recent Posts

Hi Raoulst,

Subwoofer protection should kick in before heavy distortion starts. I would recommend you to test the subwoofer with sine wave generator/online tone generator and listen to frequencies 29-85 with high volumes to see if any distortion is hearable.

You can find free online tone generator from this link as example:

If you are unsure, please take a video and send it to and we can take a look and give better estimate then.

Best Regards,
Jani Oksanen
Customer Support Team

raoulst, modified 5 Years ago.

RE: Distortion in 7060 Sub

Padawan Posts: 28 Join Date: 5/13/16 Recent Posts