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by AWright418
Tue Nov 23, 2004 6:22 pm
Forum: 5/03-2/05: General Recording
Topic: how do i get phantom power.
Replies: 4
Views: 726

Re: how do i get phantom power.

The simple answer is no. If you search around you can probably find a schematic for a 48V supply that you could build. I think that would be the best option..

Aaron

www.wrightamp.com
by AWright418
Tue Nov 23, 2004 6:14 pm
Forum: 5/03-2/05: General Recording
Topic: How to integrate Fostex R8..
Replies: 1
Views: 382

How to integrate Fostex R8..

I'm wondering how I should integrate my newly aquired Fostex R8 into my setup. I'm lucky to have aquired it FREE, along with some tape. For those who don't know it's a 8 track reel-to-reel. I currently record with Cubase SX and a MOTU 828. Assuming a full band (Drums, guitar, keyboard, vocal etc..),...
by AWright418
Mon Nov 22, 2004 7:36 pm
Forum: 5/03-2/05: General Recording
Topic: 5881 vs. 6L6
Replies: 14
Views: 2029

Re: 5881 vs. 6L6

Yes, the 5881 and 6L6GC are equivalent. The above post that stated that new 6L6's have a 500V max plate voltage is correct. This is the only important factor. Original 5881's have a maximum plate voltage of only 400V, so 500V is certainly adaquate. The only place you would run into trouble is with a...
by AWright418
Mon Nov 22, 2004 7:01 pm
Forum: 5/03-2/05: General Recording
Topic: Fender Gtr. Amp Choices
Replies: 20
Views: 3199

Re: Fender Gtr. Amp Choices

Forget about the Twin Reverb II. It's awful. Too big for studio work. Not a well engineered amp. All reissue fender amps have printed circuit boards with one exception, which is the new 57 Twin amp. The PCB is not really as important as the parts quality in reissue amps. They use less quality parts ...