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by: acrowemerica523 September 5, 2008 8:24 AM PDT

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Record player setup PLEASE HELP!!!

by acrowemerica523 - 9/5/08 8:24 AM

I have a technics direct drive automatic turntable system and Im looking for info on how to set it up. Ive been reading up on it and I would like to know if a receiver vital to hooking up a turntable? I have some old amps I used to play guitar with and I would also like to know if they would fit the requirement for speakers.(I know absolutely nothing about hooking up speakers, so read with an open mind) I have a Fender 60 watt KXR keyboard amp with tape in with a red and white input and an effects loop with send and return along with a headphones input and of course the regular input for amps. I also have another 15 watt guitar amp. Is there any way I cold hook this up directly to the speakers or do I need to invest in a receiver?

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