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Re: Direct out of an AC30

1/12/1999 4:39 PM
Trace Allen
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Re: Direct out of an AC30
Jim;  
 
I could be way off base here but I think it's a resistor that acts as a dummy load, kinda like a headphone out.  
I would recommend sticking a Shure SM57 (or what ever you have laying around) half on and half off the speaker's cone. Any way you slice this a mic sounds better reguardless how cheap it may be.  
Here's a secret for yah....head down to the local radio shack and get their cheapest PZM Microphone ($50.00'ish). Stick it on a stand and place the plate as close to the speaker as you can. You'll be amazed.  
 
Chow for now;  
Trace

 
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