Unbalanced to balanced, active



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Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby JereFuzz » Sun May 27, 2018 11:35 pm

Hi,

what's a good unbalanced (1/4) to balanced (xlr or 1/4) device/box that you folks would recommend? :?:

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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. » Sun May 27, 2018 11:41 pm

like a DI box?

whats the purpose of needing unbalanced to balanced?
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby JereFuzz » Sun May 27, 2018 11:43 pm

Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. wrote:like a DI box?

whats the purpose of needing unbalanced to balanced?


I have a power amp that works better with a balanced input rather than unbalanced input … I have a passive di box but it doesn't seem to cut it ...
Synths:

Arturia: Minibrute
Casio: CTK-6200
Novation: Mininova
Korg: MS-20, Volca FM
Make Noise: 0-Coast
Moog: Minitaur, Mother-32
Roland: JD-XI, JU-06
Yamaha: Reface DX

Amps

Orange Crush 120H
Orange Crush 60C
Peavey Bandit red stripe
Peavey Studio Pro red stripe
Peavey Express 112 silver stripe
Peavey Envoy
Quilter Mini 101
Carvin SX300H
Carvin X60B
Carvin V3
Carvin MB210
Fender Deluxe 85 (2x)
EHX 44 Mag
Yamaha G fifty 12
Fender Sidekick 35
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. » Mon May 28, 2018 10:03 am

ah okay. i know radial makes some nice active DI's

also maybe u could get by with a cheap mixer w/ balanced outs?
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby JereFuzz » Mon May 28, 2018 4:16 pm

Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. wrote:ah okay. i know radial makes some nice active DI's

also maybe u could get by with a cheap mixer w/ balanced outs?


Thanks ... that j+4 looks like what I need, and there really no substitute, but damn, that mood is expensive!
Synths:

Arturia: Minibrute
Casio: CTK-6200
Novation: Mininova
Korg: MS-20, Volca FM
Make Noise: 0-Coast
Moog: Minitaur, Mother-32
Roland: JD-XI, JU-06
Yamaha: Reface DX

Amps

Orange Crush 120H
Orange Crush 60C
Peavey Bandit red stripe
Peavey Studio Pro red stripe
Peavey Express 112 silver stripe
Peavey Envoy
Quilter Mini 101
Carvin SX300H
Carvin X60B
Carvin V3
Carvin MB210
Fender Deluxe 85 (2x)
EHX 44 Mag
Yamaha G fifty 12
Fender Sidekick 35
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. » Mon May 28, 2018 10:16 pm

whirlwind makes nice DI's too

they prolly more affordable than radial
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby JereFuzz » Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:42 pm

Dr. Sherman Sticks M.D. wrote:whirlwind makes nice DI's too

they prolly more affordable than radial


Thnx ...
Synths:

Arturia: Minibrute
Casio: CTK-6200
Novation: Mininova
Korg: MS-20, Volca FM
Make Noise: 0-Coast
Moog: Minitaur, Mother-32
Roland: JD-XI, JU-06
Yamaha: Reface DX

Amps

Orange Crush 120H
Orange Crush 60C
Peavey Bandit red stripe
Peavey Studio Pro red stripe
Peavey Express 112 silver stripe
Peavey Envoy
Quilter Mini 101
Carvin SX300H
Carvin X60B
Carvin V3
Carvin MB210
Fender Deluxe 85 (2x)
EHX 44 Mag
Yamaha G fifty 12
Fender Sidekick 35
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Re: Unbalanced to balanced, active

Postby DRodriguez » Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:05 pm

Whirlwind also has a bunch of adapters with impedance adjustment stuff. Compact and less expensive than a DI.
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