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Would like to get some impressions from your portable recording equipment. Please post your pics here.

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Remoteness 3 weeks ago
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More times than not I bring along my Canon Power Shot S80 digital camera to take pictures of the various production ventures we...

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David Spearritt 27th August 2020
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Important note: Please consider subscribing to the three new sub-forums, 'All Things Technical,' 'Mobile & Location Rigs'...

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Remoteness 5th October 2019
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I am not sure if this has been discussed but I did a search and nothing came up. This has been released from Tascam and is...

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KurtisLugo 22 hours ago
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There isn't much info about Island Records (UK) Mobile recording van....I couldn't even find a listing of albums made with...

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studer58 1 week ago
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Nagra LB is an older unit, but it‘s still a Nagra. For the same money I could get a Sound Devices Mixpre 6 II, which is a...

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Arseny 1 week ago
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I’ve heard good things about Metric Halo interfaces—especially the ULN-8 3d—and am curious why the company is not mentioned...

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henryrobinett 2 weeks ago
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I have absolutely had it with Pro Tools. A 6101 error hosed me this weekend; fortunately just the back up. Then no help with...

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philper 2 weeks ago
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Follow this thought experiment with me, if you will. Say I had gotten two *new* Sony PCM D100's. Say that I was impressed that...

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hagstrom71 3 weeks ago
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I need to buy a recorder to catch environmental sounds and field recordings and I'm crawling through reviews and comments. Many...

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dogmusic 3 weeks ago
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Hello people, Hope you're all well! Since most of my recording/mixing) sessions are split between my homestudio and other...

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neurotic18 3 weeks ago
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Hi all, I've got a few outdoor band/orchestra concerts to record coming up(#covid). No power is available, as these are in...

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sounddguy 11th August 2021
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I've been doing a lot of mobile recording lately. Does anyone know of a backpack large enough to hold a rack unit like the apogee...

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ExPorts 10th August 2021
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With new restrictions on venue parking (sometimes a long walk away) and the volumes of gear, stands and cables, I am thinking of...

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Klimermonk 26th July 2021
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I’m looking for a good battery powered preamp - with headphone monitoring and line out. Preferably 2 channel, but mono at a...

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David W. Jones 13th June 2021
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Hello! I plan on moving to Spain in the next year and will need to pack my DAW and studio rack into a 24 space ATA shockmount...

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JCBigler 12th June 2021
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Right now, my truck is the only mixing room I have. It's not perfect but it is what it is and is better than nothing. Am I...

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huub 11th June 2021
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Hi all, So I have come into some money, and it's time to upgrade my rig in preparation for coming out of lockdown. I have my...

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studer58 7th June 2021
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I am looking for suggestions for a mobile live performance rig. Here is what I am currently using. Bose S1 Pro (battery...

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surflounge 31st May 2021
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Hey gang, Recently been asked to do a few live recordings this summer, outside festivals, mostly rock type...

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deedeeyeah 31st May 2021
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As part of the university I'm affiliated with, we have a 28' bus that was outfitted 14 years ago as a mobile recording lab. It's...

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Thomas W. Bethe 26th May 2021
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Hey guys, not sure if this is the right section to be posting this in, but I have come for advice of the portable kind. I've...

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ocharlas 20th March 2021
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I haven't used my DR-680's all that much lately. Some of you may remember, I had them both modified by Busman audio (a...

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studer58 17th March 2021
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Did some digging and had some questions I think haven't been answered yet, especially in light of recent developments. Big...

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MediaGary 13th March 2021
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Any good battery powered monitor speakers for remote recording playback? I don't need bluetooth or wireless. Just want to listen...

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surflounge 5th March 2021
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Hi folks. I am the owner of a UHER Report Monitor reel to reel recorder. The unit was purchased in 1981 in Toronto and was used...

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rene-lemieux 28th February 2021
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I'm taking a two month work contract that's going to have me living in an AirBnB type situation - but by night I also compose...

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Gnarmageddon 10th February 2021
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When recording in the same room as the ensemble, has anyone tried using a drum booth or some sort of plexiglass surround to help...

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studer58 24th January 2021
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Hey everyone! I'm working for a Mocap studio where we record audio from talent with Lavs rigged to Head Mounted Cameras (HMC),...

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rafikorod 21st January 2021
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Can someone link me with a thread that goes into specifics about soundproofing and isolation techniques in mobile rigs? I...

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Bigtommyp 19th January 2021
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Hi all, I've gone through a lot of threads but haven't found much in the way of specifics about this. My plan to soundproof a...

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Bigtommyp 18th January 2021
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I am currently in the process of building a mobile recording studio. We are currently in the process of soundproofing the back...

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jimjazzdad 18th January 2021
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Hi all, this is my first post on gearslutz out of what will hopefully be many. I'm a closeted gearslut, all my friends and...

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deedeeyeah 16th November 2020
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Listening to Zep III sparked my interest in the Rolling Stones Mobile Unit. Recorded in 1970 at Headly Grange using the above...

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Bushman 14th November 2020
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Hey all- A couple questions on remote rigs, I'm curious what sort of noise floor standard, and sound isolation standard you all...

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RyanC 29th October 2020
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Hello, I am looking for advise on how to travel around the continent, USA, Canada, Central America, in a camper, or rv, or...

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studer58 29th October 2020
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Anyone have a citation on what truck did the recording of these shows? I did a string of Zappa shows with the Record Plant truck...

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Remoteness 6th October 2020
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Le Mobile was originally built in 1977, I purchased the Neve 8058 new in 1976. After many mod. it is the heart of Le Mobile...

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tourtelot 4th October 2020
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This might be of interest to those contemplating converting a motorhome camper to a mobile studio: Studio SOS: Motorhome Studio |...

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deedeeyeah 2nd October 2020
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I have an opportunity to buy a small remote recording/production truck. The owner is making me a deal that is too good to turn...

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JCBigler 2nd October 2020
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I'm trying to find out the location of the custom console that was onboard the Location Recorders/Bearsville Sound remote truck....

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David Baron 30th July 2020
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Hey all, Hopefully I'm posting in the right place- I'm currently in the process of building my dream live performance /...

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tourtelot 28th July 2020
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Hi everyone, I'm thinking about an upgrade, improve and streamline my setup for location and on the road. While this isn't a...

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IronFilm 11th July 2020
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"Mobile recording studios have a longer history than you might think. As early as the 1920s, record companies in both the...

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Remoteness 6th July 2020
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Check out how this video production company turned an ambulance into a killer grip truck... The Ultimate Grip Truck FYI, I...

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Remoteness 18th April 2020
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Where is Ryan Hewitt? Where the hell is Dave Swope?!? http://usacarrierservice.com/recordplantremote.jpg

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tourtelot 2nd March 2020
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I am putting this here so that someone will see it:) Anyone out there know what truck was used to record the live concert...

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brewbacker 19th February 2020
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Tesla Semi electric truck to be turned into mobile music studio by...

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Remoteness 23rd November 2019
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...And, I call this heavy weight XFMR portable? This thing weights a “ton.” When we attach the stainless steel...

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Remoteness 14th November 2019
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01 On location on Atlantic Beach with Tiny Big Mobile setup as a voice over & interview space 02 Tiny Big Mobile rawks as...

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Remoteness 14th November 2019
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These new futuristic traitor trailer combos look super...

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Remoteness 14th November 2019
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Hey Steve, Did'nt you mention a new project with the Ford Transit Connect or was I having a senior moment!

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Remoteness 9th November 2019
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Check this awesome online article about Bob Fine’s Recording Truck which ran from 1951 to 1966... You can find by clicking...

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Remoteness 27th August 2019