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Modern Logic Hot Signal

Postby tbentley » Fri Apr 05, 2013 4:38 pm

Ive notice that signals around -6 peak when using MLC input lines are distorting. When i try other consoles such a MBC or MWC, the console doesn't distort. Does anybody know why?
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Re: Modern Logic Hot Signal

Postby yr » Fri Apr 05, 2013 7:35 pm

I don't have the MBC, but MLC IL has higher THD levels then the MWC inputs. Generally speaking, presets with higher THD tend to generate more distortion/artifatcs with hot signals. It's best to experiment a bit with each console to find out what are the "safe" peak levels.
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Re: Modern Logic Hot Signal

Postby AlexB » Mon Apr 08, 2013 12:43 pm

You may better to lower the input level.
-6dBFS are +12dBVU... Very HOT if you use the hardware, and the preset mimics the hardware like you can see in the user manual.
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