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ProFire Lightbridge w/Pro Tools - any success?
Old 17th January 2007
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๐ŸŽง 10 years
ProFire Lightbridge w/Pro Tools - any success?

Hi All,

I know that there are a few threads discussing this product and there is a fair amount of talk about problems with it (especially with getting it to sync eternally - which is kind of the piont of this device, right?). Is anyone using it with Pro Tools 7.3 and getting great results? If so, is latency a big problem with monitoring since it has not direct monitor? I have a Mac Pro 2.6 that I want to use with it and an Aurora 16 (unless there are any temping alternatives announces at NAMM) but would love to hear some success (or horror) stories before I buy.

Old 18th January 2007
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๐ŸŽง 15 years
I'm using now and it is working great! Latency isn't an issue with monitoring. The 7.3.1 update really helped out in getting some kinks worked out.
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Works great here on my Macbook, PT7.3.1 with a Presonus Firestation for ADAT conversion. A 2nd Firestation is coming for 16 i/O plus Spdif thru my M1 Reverb.
All good synced internally with the LB wordclock out.
But I did notice sometime my M1 losing its spdif sync and I'm not sure why.
Only occasionnal and for a short time. I Tried various cables.
Anybody else experience this as well?

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i am using the lightbridge with an ad-16x and a mini dac, and i had some trouble with it until the 7.3.1 update came out, but now its working great!

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๐ŸŽง 10 years
Works great for me, no problems.
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