Owner’s Record The model and serial numbers are located on the rear panel. Record the model and serial numbers in the spaces provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product. Model No. Serial No.
If you have any questions about this product, you may call; Sony Customer Information Service Center 1-800-222-7669 or http://www.sony.com/ Important Safety Instruction 1 Read these instructions.
ABLE OF ONTENTS Chapter 1 Getting Started Features 4 Unpacking 5 Parts and Controls 6 Chapter 2 Setting up the amplifier Installing the amplifier 8 Hooking up the Amplifier 10 Selecting the method to activate the amplifier 11 Setting up the IR ID 12 Chapter 3 Operating the amplifier Adjusting the maximum volume level 14...
Chapter 1 Getting Started This chapter provides you with information on the features and the parts and controls of the amplifier. Features The TA-MR2ES amplifier can be integrated into any multi-room entertainment system. The amplifier allows you to – Create high performance multi-room audio systems with intelligence control features.
Parts and Controls Front panel of the amplifier IN USE POWER *To remove the cover Press either ends of the cover lid to remove the cover. After you have finished adjusting the ATTENUATOR L/R, place the cover lid back to its original position. ATTENUATOR 1 POWER switch Press to turn the power on or off.
Rear panel of the amplifier POWER POWER POWER MUTING ON / OFF IR TEST IR IN 12V TRIGGER IR IN AUDIO SENSING TEST AUTO POWER SELECTOR IR ID IR REMOTE 5 IR TEST buttons (page 12) Press the appropriate button to output the IR codes you want to teach through the IR OUT terminal.
Chapter 2 Setting up the amplifier This chapter provides you with information on the amplifier regarding installation, hookups and settings. Installing the amplifier When you mount the amplifier, note the following: • Place the amplifier on a flat and level surface. •...
If you install the amplifier in a closed cabinet, install two small box fans in the cabinet to provide continuous ventilation. Boxer fan (55 CFM) Note Attach box fans also if you connect low-impedance speakers (less than 8 ohms nominal). Using rack-mount brackets You can also mount the amplifier into a rack.
Hooking up the Amplifier Before hooking up the amplifier, be sure the power cord is unplugged. Refer to the illustration below for the connector locations. IR REMOTE IR IN jack (A) Plug the output from an IR receiver into the IR REMOTE IR IN jack of the amplifier.
Selecting the method to activate the amplifier There are three methods to activate the amplifier. Select the turn-on method by setting AUTO POWER SELECTOR as follows: – 12V TRIGGER When there is no voltage detected at the trigger input, the amplifier remains off. When the sensing circuitry detects voltage, the amplifier will turn on.
Setting up the IR ID You can set up the IR ID when the IR ID TEST switch is in the “ON” or “OFF” position. When the IR ID TEST is “ON” Select this setting to teach the six IR codes below to any IR-based controller.
When the IR ID TEST is “OFF” Select this setting before you operate the amplifier. When the IR ID TEST switch is set to the “OFF” position, you can also make the setting below. You can connect up to 12 TA-MR2ES amplifiers (with individual IR ID) in any order.
Chapter 3 Operating the amplifier This chapter provides you with information on amplifier operation. Adjusting the maximum volume level You can control the maximum volume level to avoid damaging your speakers by adjusting the variable attenuator screws behind the cover lid on the front panel. 1 Remove the cover lid.
Controlling the amplifier You can use the buttons on the remote or control system to control the amplifier. Before using the control system, make sure it has the proper code set (page 12). Adjusting the volume level Press the VOLUME button on the remote to adjust the volume level.
• Clean the cabinet, panel, and controls with a soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use any type of abrasive pad, scouring powder, or solvent, such as alcohol or benzine. If you have any questions or problems concerning the amplifier, please consult your nearest Sony dealer.
If you experience any of the following difficulties while using the amplifier, use this troubleshooting guide to help you to remedy the problem. Should any problem persist, consult your nearest Sony dealer. There is no sound, or only a very low-level sound is heard.
Specifications Continuous average power output (FTC): 35 W per channel min. RMS at 8 ohms, both channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with no more than 0.09 % THD. 40 W per channel min. RMS at 4 ohms, both channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with no more than 0.09 % THD.
Index AC IN 7, 10 AC power cord 7, 10 Adjusting volume 14, 15 ATTENUATOR L/R 6, 14 AUDIO IN jack 7, 10 AUDIO OUT jack 7, 10 AUTO POWER SELECTOR switch 7, 11 H, I Hookup AC power cord 10 AUDIO IN 10 AUDIO OUT 10 IR REMOTE IR IN 10...