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Old 2nd February 2007
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OUTBOARD ADVICE

Hey Guys,
thinking of getting some new gear got roughly 5k to spend on:

tube/preamp -presonus adl 600?
compressor -empirical labs el8 distressor?
monitors- blue sky pro desk 2.1?-adam a7?
ad/da convertor -open suggestions?
Old 2nd February 2007
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Originally Posted by fingerbeats ➡️
Hey Guys,
thinking of getting some new gear got roughly 5k to spend on:

tube/preamp -presonus adl 600?
compressor -empirical labs el8 distressor?
monitors- blue sky pro desk 2.1?-adam a7?
ad/da convertor -open suggestions?
Whats good?? Well thats not a bad list to start off wit..I would prolly suggest throwing some plugin's up there, and far as that pre, its a great unit period, i use it myself...The adam monitors are good as well as the blue skys but i would get the bigger model not the smaller ones if i were to use them...What are you thinking of using for an interface? What are you mainly recording? Whats your goals? Those are the main questions that will help us give you better advice...Ne ways welcome to gearslutz btw.....
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as far as AD/DA i would highly suggest Lynx as you can tell by my sig i own them and was blown away by the price to quality ratio. RME is always a good choice as well.
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Originally Posted by Traxx ➡️
Whats good?? Well thats not a bad list to start off wit..I would prolly suggest throwing some plugin's up there, and far as that pre, its a great unit period, i use it myself...The adam monitors are good as well as the blue skys but i would get the bigger model not the smaller ones if i were to use them...What are you thinking of using for an interface? What are you mainly recording? Whats your goals? Those are the main questions that will help us give you better advice...Ne ways welcome to gearslutz btw.....
yea i do hav tha uad on tha list for my main choice of plugs but as far as wat im looking for is just alittle escape from software as i use reason 3.0 and i jus wanna bit of outboard to beef up my audio , Im using a tascam fw1082 midi/audio firewire which is all good but want something of higher quality.
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Originally Posted by azwun25 ➡️
as far as AD/DA i would highly suggest Lynx as you can tell by my sig i own them and was blown away by the price to quality ratio. RME is always a good choice as well.
thanx il check em out.
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