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Re: MP2 Found! I am off to Africa

Subject: Re: MP2 Found! I am off to Africa
From: Rob Danielson <>
Date: Tue, 7 Feb 2006 23:59:15 -0600
At 3:38 AM +0000 2/8/06, Danny Meltzer wrote:
>Well, after some pretty relentless posting on and
>datheads...Brain Dasilva generously caved in and agreed to sell me his
>MP2.  Many thanks.
>So I am off to South Africa next week for 2 months.  5 weeks of living
>on a reserve near all sorts of animals and very little electricity. I
>am taking solar chargers for my army of AAs.
>My kit will be:
>VP88 with Shure and Rycote suspensions
>Fostex FR2
>2 Shure WL183s on my stealthy headband through Sound Professionals preamp
>Sound Devices MP2 for MS monitoring and to amplify the VP88

Here's some entries I'd have on my pocket check list :-) : (1)
Phantom powering of VP88 (2) VP88 in external matrix mode, (3) MP-2
set M-S switch on MP-2 to HP only (4)  Saturate both channels well.

Have a great trip! Rob D.

>Danny Meltzer


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Loudspeakers are not birds,
A listening room is not nature."
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