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Re: More newbie questions

Subject: Re: More newbie questions
From: "Dave J" <>
Date: Thu, 05 Aug 2004 17:38:03 -0000
--- Walter Knapp <> wrote:
> >    From: "Dave J" <>
> > 
> > Ok, I have a used MZ-R50, and an Edmunds 24"
> > reflector on the way. I have an AKG C410 mic 
> > that has been sitting in my closet for years. 
> > I presume that might be enough to get me 
> > started? I guess I need to build a little 
> > phantom power box with two 9v batteries. A 
> > diagram is in the C410 booklet. Anything else? 
> > I don't too much care about a stereo image 
> > at this point. Suggestions appreciated.
> The best way is to put that all together, then find 
> out how well it works for you. Then add things for 
> your personal recording needs. But, yes, a mic and 
> a recorder are the basics. Helps to have a cable to 
> connect the two. And headphones to monitor while 
> recording, that's essential.
> Walt

I guess what I was wondering was whether I should plan 
right now on a gain stage or a different mic. I have
a pair of AKG 240 phones and some lightweight Sonys.


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