How to parallel compress drum correctly?

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afavreau

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Hi,

I'm wondering of I'm doing my parallel compression right.

This is what I'm not sure:
1-Should the bus on each drum channel sends be mono or stereo? or example, should it send through bus 1 or bus 1-2?
2-Should the sends be Post-Pan, Post-Fader or Pre-Fader
3-Should my kick and snare tracks which come from my SD 2.0 drum plugin be mono or stereo? Does it matter? They are mono in the plugin.
4-Should my drum Group track and my Parallel compressed track both go to the output or...

How to parallel compress drum correctly?