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Is there any advantage to unbalanced connections?
Old 10th July 2006 | Show parent
  #31
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Originally Posted by Bob Olhsson
... balanced at least seems more idiot-proof.
But I have known idiots who could give "idiot-proof" quite a run for the money.
Old 15th July 2006 | Show parent
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Originally Posted by aussie_techie
i can tell you from use that it is balanced and from seeing the inside it has large output transformers
Couldn't it still have an unbalanced input? I'd like to know if anybody has opened up a red eq and checked if all three pins are wired.
Old 15th July 2006 | Show parent
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ofsaints
Couldn't it still have an unbalanced input? I'd like to know if anybody has opened up a red eq and checked if all three pins are wired.
i think that was the blue mastering range actually. dont know if it was balanced or unbalanced but i remember reading something about them not using input transformers to maintain sonic purity.
since focusrite changed their website i dont know where to find on it. they seemed to of scraped the few good articals on the site aswell.
mabey someone else knows more about the old focusrite stuff
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