Common cable types


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Common cable types

So, in this movie we'll take a look at a lot of the common cable connections that you'll come into contact with when you're dealing with digital audio, and we'll look at a few of the different ends and plugs that you'll see. So, let's check them up. Okay, so let's take a look at some cables here. Let's start with a few balanced cables, and let's look at the XLR or microphone cable. A balance cable as we mentioned has three conductors, three pins, so this is the male end, and this is the female end of the XLR cable or the microphone cable. Pretty common, if you use microphones, this is what you are going to use most often.

Typically, this end goes into the microphone, and this will go into your mixture board or your digital audio interface. You'll see this again when we talk about the AES.BU Digital Standard, which actually is the same device. It uses the same cables, but it's just a digital cable, this is an analog cable for a microphone. Again, this is an...

Common cable types
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Common cable types provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Dave Schroeder as part of the Digital Audio Principles

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