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Old stereo

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I have an older stereo receiver. It's a Pioneer VSX-D514. It is not bluetooth ready. I don't own any Bose speakers but I want to get one to connect to my receiver. Which speaker would you recommend and will I be able to connect it to my receiver. Would I have to use a cable that would connect to the right and left sides and connect to the speaker. Thank you

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Re: Old stereo

You would connect it to any of the passive speakers (791, 251, 301, AM5, AM6 etc) through speaker wire.  +ve and -ve to each the left and right speakers