1.1 Important Safeguards For Audio Products PLEASE READ CAREFULLY ALL THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS THAT ARE APPLICABLE TO YOUR EQUIPMENT 1. Read these instructions. 2. Keep these instructions. 3. Heed all warnings. 4. Follow all instructions. 5. Do not use this apparatus near water. 6.
18. An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system, extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits, as contact with them might be fatal.
Auto Turn-On and Power Sequencing Circuitry When used in a JBL Synthesis system, the S5160 can be turned on automatically whenever the surround processor is activated. No longer do you have to get out of that chair to turn on the various pieces of equipment in your enter- tainment system;...
“standby” mode, whether operating as part of a Synthesis system or not. When the S5160 is in the “on” mode, this light will shut off and the blue “on” mode indicators will light.
AC mains. If after replacing the fuse the unit is inoperative, service is required; contact your JBL Synthesis dealer. WARNING: Always unplug the amplifier from the AC mains before removing any fuse.
Put this switch in the Auto On position if the amplifier is being used as part of a JBL Synthesis system. When used in this way, the S5160 will automatically turn on when the Power switch is depressed and the surround processor is activated.
S5160’s, and two S800’s. Eight of the 10 channels on the S5160’s are to be used for driving the high-frequency and low-frequency inputs on the left, center and right speakers, as well as the two side ambient speakers, as indicated in the chart on page 8.
4.2 JBL Synthesis One: Control Wiring Diagram INPUTS COMPONENT VIDEO MAIN OUTPUTS INPUT 1 INPUT 2 INPUT 3 INPUT 4 OUTPUT 1 (OSD) VIDEO FRONT CENTER SUBWOOFER SIDE REAR ZONE 2 (LS) (SUB) (RS) MAIN AUDIO OUTPUTS AUDIO MICROPHONE INPUTS...
HAZARDOUS ENERGY, MAKE PROPER SPEAKER CONNECTIONS; SEE OWNERS MANUAL BEFORE USING. serial number S800 CONNECTING YOUR JBL SYNTHESIS SYSTEM Length Usage SDEC1000A to S5160, Rt angle RCA attaches to Amp side Surround Processor to S5160 rear ambient channels for use in 7.1 systems Rt angle RCA attaches to Amp side...
It is recom- mended that additional rear support be used. 1 . The S5160 power amplifier has been designed to be mounted in EIA standard racks or stacked freestanding as long as there is 4 inches (10cm) of free space around the amplifier (top, sides and rear).
If you still encounter difficulty after trying the above suggestions, call your JBL Synthesis Authorized Dealer or JBL Synthesis at 516.255.4JBL, or visit our Web site at www.jblsynthesis.com, for further assistance.
8500 Balboa Boulevard Northridge, CA 91329 250 Crossways Park Drive Woodbury, NY 11797 516.255.4JBL Part No. S5160/120OM 160W per channel into 8 ohms, all channels driven < 0.03%, 20Hz – 20kHz >28k ohms 1V in = 28.28V out (THX Level) 1.25V in = 150 watts out...