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  • Saleya
    Newcomer - Level 1
    2020-08-05

    Hi all,

    I have a Fender Strato connected on a Hi-Z input of a XR12 via a PRO DI box removing a big part of the noise but not all of it.

    I could remove almost 100% of what was remaining with a noise gate.

    All good except when the sound of the guitar fades out, the sound kind of breaks and is not a nice continuous fading out sound.

    I have uploaded a screen shot of the noise gate.

    Any suggestion ?

    Thank you for your help

     

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    • Saleya
      RexBeckett It can be difficult to tune a Gate so that you don't hear it operate. I would try either turning off the Side Chain Filter or setting it to a wider bandwidth. For high-frequency noise (hiss) you could try setting it to HC12 with a higher Frequency. If the noise is low-frequency (hum), you could try LC12 with a lower Frequency. You want the gate to be triggered open by any note but not noise. It may also help to extend the Release time.
      • August 5, 2020
    • Saleya
      Saleya Thank you Rex for taking the time. I will try that this evening and let you know.
      • August 5, 2020
    • Saleya
      Saleya Rex, definitely some improvements playing with the Side Chain Filter, but, as you mentioned, no 100% perfect when the sound fades away, but at this level, it might not even be audible in real life. Anyway, playing with the frequencies I found this essential website : https://www.zytrax.com/tech/audio/audio.html One must know where to cut (gate, equalizer, ...) according to the instrument on the channel.
      • August 5, 2020
  • djryry
    Contributor - Level 1
    2020-07-27

    Hey there, everyone.

    I think I may have what could be classes as a far reaching complicated setup question.  Here goes.

    We have recently purchased 3 wings and they are awesome so far [we’re just in the preliminary configuration phase.] Typical 3 console setup of FOH, Monitors and broadcast. Where things start to get a bit dicey is with our inputs. If we stay under 48 then were good. However, I’m shooting for somewhere more in the 60-70 input range which means 2 AES50 streams for all inputs to each console. I have an idea that I sketched out to possibly make this work, but man, it would be intense. I’ll share the picture here and I’m wondering if anyone has any input or other/better ways to do this…

    In the uploaded attachment,  you’ll see the basic idea of how I’m  hoping I’ll be able to get stuff to and fro. A HUGE part of this working is predicated upon being able to feed two consoles from either “side” of a daisy chain. For example, inputs 1-48 could be comprised of 2 SD8s, and two DL16 all daisy-chained with one console being fed off the “open” A port and  another  console being fed off of the “open” B port at the end of the chain. There is no doubt it would be a HIGHLY involved setup that needs to be well documented in order to even have a chance at keeping things organized, but yea. Thats the deal. 

    Oh. And then, yea, the DP48s are a thing as well.


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    • djryry
      Paul_Vannatto How many of these inputs are stereo in nature? The reason I ask is that the Wing is designed to accommodate mono, stereo or M/S. But it can only process 48 channels at any one time. This limitation is what you will have to contend with during your configuration phase.

      Regarding the DP48, it is a great produce but also is limited to the 48 inputs of the AES50.
      • July 27, 2020
      • 3 Behringer Wings, 60-70 inputs across multiple stage boxes, DP48. Can it work???
        djryry When you say "automatically shifted" do you mean that if an SD8 is first in the chain, it gets assigned as AES50 inputs 1-8 and as you add boxes, they get added on top of that? Or do you mean the inverse where any stage box that is added after that SD8 becomes the first channel?
        • July 28, 2020
      • 3 Behringer Wings, 60-70 inputs across multiple stage boxes, DP48. Can it work???
        Paul_Vannatto The first is correct. Any upstream (inputs) from another stagebox coming into the B port is automatically shifted the capacity of that stagebox. So SD8 #1 would be inputs 1-8 at the console. SD #2 would be inputs 9-16 and the DL32 would be inputs 17-48.
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    • djryry
      djryry When you say "automatically shifted" do you mean that if an SD8 is first in the chain, it gets assigned as AES50 inputs 1-8 and as you add boxes, they get added on top of that? Or do you mean the inverse where any stage box that is added after that SD8 becomes the first channel?
      • July 28, 2020
      • 3 Behringer Wings, 60-70 inputs across multiple stage boxes, DP48. Can it work???
        Paul_Vannatto We may find that it is going to get more difficult in following the various topic threads within this thread. Another option is to continue this planning via email ([email protected]). When all is finalized and all bugs ironed out, one of us could post a summary here for everyone's benefit.
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        • July 28, 2020
      • 3 Behringer Wings, 60-70 inputs across multiple stage boxes, DP48. Can it work???
        djryry Copy that!
        • July 28, 2020
    • djryry
      Paul_Vannatto Regarding the offline editor, you are correct that they have not yet developed the Wing equivalent to X32-Edit. A workaround could be to use X32-Edit to get the basics setup. Then use XM32 to Wing Converter (https://sourceforge.net/projects/xm32-to-wing-converter/) to create a partial snapshot that can be loaded into the Wing.
      • July 28, 2020
  • sherrig
    Newcomer - Level 1
    2020-07-16
    I am running a mix for live steam through mix bus 15 & 16. I would like for it to be set up post fader with effects. We are getting the mix to the output source, however, something is wrong. When I adjust the volume of individual channels within the mix bus it is effecting the volume in the mains? Also, there doesn't seem to be effects?
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    • sherrig
      Paul_Vannatto Shift over one tab (Main) and turn off the LR.
      • July 16, 2020
    • sherrig
      -mjk- Whatever you want to send to the live stream has to be on bus 15 and 16. So, if your FX returns don't go there, you won't hear them on the stream. Link 15/16 and make them a subgroup, post fader. Assign everything you want on the stream to that subgroup.
      • July 17, 2020
  • Hector0432
    Newcomer - Level 1
    2020-07-13
    Last week, when I turned on the X32-Mix compact, the screen it wasn’t on ; The mixer still work but I cannot see nothing in the screen someone know ,how can I fix. Thank you
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    • Hector0432
      john0121 Hi Hector0432, Sorry to see the problem with your X32. If the screen is unable to show any data then it is going to require a service repair. Please submit a case to the care team through the support button at the top of the screen and a member of the team for your region will be in touch to arrange this with you.
      • July 12, 2020
    • Hector0432
      Hector0432 ????, thank you John, I gonna do today
      • July 13, 2020
    • Hector0432
      Hector0432 Thank you John, I gonna do today,
      • July 13, 2020
  • dwagman
    Contributor - Level 2
    2020-06-15
    Hi after a long Covid layoff, I'm having a problem getting our x32-rack working properly. we use it to feed one of several sources (background music) to many different rooms in our facility. For some reason the first two outputs are not responding to the input fader with routing set to pre-fader and mute for all active external feeds. outputs 3-10 seem to be working fine. As far as i can see all channels and outputs are configure similarly. I'll attach a few screen shots of x32edit. If you can see the green volume bar shows up on all outputs but 1 and 2 even though the input faders are set the same for all outputs. if i change routing to "input" for those two outputs music does come out in those two rooms, so i know it's not a wiring or amplifier/speaker problem. Thanks for any help
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    • dwagman
      dwagman input routing- output routing-mixer
      • June 15, 2020
      • x32-rack issue
        Paul_Vannatto Hi David, normally we would ask you to export your scene to a file and attach it to your next post. Unfortunately they just changed to this "new fangled" forum interface, which does not yet allow attachments. Also unfortunately taking screenshots does not provide enough info to properly troubleshoot your problem. But check the following: On the channel that isn't working as expected, select the Sends tab at the top and check that the sends taps are the same for bus 1/2 as it is for the other buses. That maybe where your problem is.
        • June 15, 2020
      • x32-rack issue
        GlennAdams Hey Paul, that aside, this looks an works better than the old one. But not the oldest one. This looks like FaceBook. MixBook? MusicBook?
        • June 21, 2020
    • dwagman
      dwagman Thanks Paul. I checked what you suggested and all seems ok. also the problem is now on bus 11 as well as 1 and 2. In the attached, you can see that all buses are being sent from this channel. but channels 1,2 and 11 are showing no signal (the short green bar next to the bus fader. I dont know if its allowed but here a dropbox link to a saved "all" scene. https://www.dropbox.com/s/8l9a9mrgnblwmfd/scene.scn?dl=0
      • June 17, 2020
      • x32-rack issue
        dwagman screen capture of bus sends for channel 2
        • June 17, 2020
      • x32-rack issue
        Paul_Vannatto Hi David,
        Thanks for the scene file. Unfortunately it is not the same as the screenshots, particularly for channel 1 sends. In the scene file, nothing is being sent to any buses from chan 1. Also all bus faders (far right) are all down. What are your outputs connected to - the XLR jacks on the back of the X32 or to a stagebox?
        • June 17, 2020
      • x32-rack issue
        dwagman Sorry, paul. I've been testing out all kinds of things. Channel 2 is doing the same as channel 1. In the last photo and the scene file. you can see the channel 2 sends going to busses 1-6(XLR) and 9-12 (sd8 stagebox) , all the routing insert points are now pre-fader so the input signal should go through regardless of the bus fader position. As with earlier you can see the green signal bar next to the bus fader for all buses except 1,2 and 9. I've never used the signal generator before, but i think i want to try that on channel 3 to see if it will route to the silent busses.
        • June 18, 2020
    • dwagman
      dwagman I've solved the problem, but I'm not sure what exactly i did to fix it. I was looking at sends tab for each of the affected input channels and noticed that the insertion point was different for channels 1 and 2 (as a left right pair). I don't know how or why this gets reset, but it reflects a different insertion point than the one reflected in the routing table.
      • June 22, 2020
  • schoolboysoundsystem
    Newcomer - Level 1
    2020-06-15
    One of the knobs on the console is broken, top right side of the unit, where can i find the replacement part.
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    • schoolboysoundsystem
      AlexLane Hi, could you please submit a support ticket to contact our parts team? Thanks
      • June 16, 2020
    • schoolboysoundsystem
      schoolboysoundsystem I submitted the ticket under spare parts, as that is the only option in the menu that I can choose based on the problem, can't your team forward the ticket to the parts team for resolution
      • June 16, 2020
      • Replacement Parts
        AlexLane Ah OK, sorry didn't realise you had put a ticket in already, thought you had just posted on forum and not put the ticket in. Could you send me the case number in private message and I will follow up?
        • June 16, 2020
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