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Belden 1813A microphone cable

I have been using Belden cables for my microphones for years. The only other brand that I think that can match them are probably Canare cables. 58 more words


Audio-Technica boundary microphone with cheap XLR connectors

I made a post some time back, about some cheap XLR connectors from China that were really bad. So imagine my surprise when I opened the package of a certain Audio-Technica boundary mic and finding out that the XLR connector is of the same, cheap China variety that I was pretty pissed about. 62 more words


Seetronic XLR connectors

Yesterday afternoon, I was installing and soldering some new XLR connectors at a client’s place, I soldered some new XLR connectors and removed the old ones. 110 more words


Analog Audio Cables - III

Connectors and Balanced Connections

Aside from TRS Jack as seen in Part 2 of this subject, cables, connectors and connections used at the professional level to carry balanced signals are the XLR that unlike previous have directionality, a connector is generally used for output connections (fig. 3,450 more words

Analog Audio Cables

Patchbays for equipment

I have always advocated using patch-bays for your equipment, whether you are an audio rental guy or if you are doing a rack for a client. 69 more words


Recording day - Studio

So to follow on from the recording session at peel hall, after a quick snack, we went back to the newton studios and recorded guitars, percussion, synths, and vocals. 403 more words

Recording Log

WyWires Red HD600: well-built, tangle free cable with a deep black background and big soundstage

Pros:  Oval design eliminates tangles, heavy duty durable construction, light weight, good connectors

Cons: Utilitarian looks


Thanks Alex Sventitsky, founder of WyWires, for providing this sample in return for my honest opinion. 2,026 more words