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Analog use on 8250A

jorpe, modified 10 Years ago.

Analog use on 8250A

Youngling Posts: 2 Join Date: 11/3/11 Recent Posts
Hi ! I need an advice about matching my SSL Alphalink analog out whith my 8250A, Alphalink is +22dBu = 0dBFS and 8250A +7dBu how do i match these signal ( does it work to take a 15 db attenuator ? like Shure or neutrik )
Thanks Jörgen
jorpe, modified 10 Years ago.

Re: Analog use on 8250A

Youngling Posts: 2 Join Date: 11/3/11 Recent Posts
Hi again ! I dont use my 8250a in stand alone mode, and i am use GLM för volume control ( works great )
but the input of the AD clips "red led" very early ( i feel that the bit deep is low ) i got a RME-madi card feeding my Alphalink and i got to attenuate about 12-15 db in Totalmix.
How do i attenuate the signal before the speakers in a right way ?
/ Jörgen
ilkka-rissanen, modified 10 Years ago.

Re: Analog use on 8250A

Yoda Posts: 2564 Join Date: 3/23/09 Recent Posts
Hello,

Passive line level attenuator should work fine. To ensure impedance matching and signal quality, it is best to use a unit with transformer isolated balanced outputs.

Like these units:

http://www.arx.com.au/International/audibox-tap-it.htm
http://store.shure.com/store/shure/en_U ... .104210500