Balanced Wiring

Technology / Home Audio / Balanced Wiring: Audio line signals require two conductors. In an unbalanced line, the shield is one of those. In a balanced line, there are two internal wires plus the shield. For the system to be balanced requires output transformers and usually employs XLR connectors. Balanced lines are less apt to pick up external noise. This is usually not a factor in home or car audio, but is a factor in professional audio requiring hundreds or even thousands of feet of cabling.

Bi-Wiring

Technology / Home Audio / Bi-Wiring: Involves connecting two sets of cables to your speakers, like bi-amping, but both sets of cables connect to the same set of output connectors on your receiver or amplifier. Bi-wiring doesn't deliver m MORE

Balanced Wiring

Technology / Home Audio / Balanced Wiring: Audio line signals require two conductors. In an unbalanced line, the shield is one of those. In a balanced line, there are two internal wires plus the shield. For the system to be balanced requires o MORE

Face Balanced

Entertainment / Golf / Face Balanced: A method of weighting a putter so that when the shaft is balanced on the finger the face points generally upward MORE

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