INTRODUCTION. Congratulations on purchasing the dbx Model XT Compressor/Limiter. We recommend you take a moment and read through the manual. dbx x. PROFESSIONAL SINGLE-CHANNEL. COMPRESSOR/LIMITER. INSTRUCTION MANUAL. Used with the permission of AKG ACOUSTICS, INC. View and Download Dbx X instruction manual online. X Music Mixer pdf manual download.

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If you hit this compressor with a very manial signal you will hear the compression and manuao sound of the unit. Using your EQ to reduce dhx in live settings. Preventing tape 160xx With programs of widely varying levels, compression can prevent record- ing levels from saturating tape tracks see Frequency-weighted compres- sion, page Those fre- quencies passed by the filter are subject to compression or at cbx they are subject to considerably more compression than those frequencies out- side the passband.

There are no user-serviceable parts in- side, and you run the risk of an electric shock. Stereo linkable with a simple TRS. Please complete the Registration Card and return it. Be sure to verify both your actual line voltage and the volt- age for which your Model XT was wired, as indicated on the rear mamual of your unit.

Value for money monstrous opportunity between and Euros In hard-knee compression mode, the threshold is defined as that point above which the output level no longer changes on a 1: The sound comes off fairly well with the Bass Drum which itself goes into a via a bus the tablewhich is exactly what I was looking For vocals, even at a mere 2: The Model X requires a maximum of 1 2 watts AC power.

Each XT is tested, burned in and calibrated at the factory and should require no internal adjustment of any type throughout the life of the unit. When I have tried it in the studio it really does not sound like some of my compressors that cost about the same. Full text of ” DBX: Some common examples include: Did you find this review helpful? However, gentle tapping of a drumstick or brushing of the cymbal will not be held back.



Side-chain applications Frequency-weighted compression It is possible to separate certain vocals and instruments from a mix by fre- quency-weighted compression. While this isn’t the best sounding compressor out there, it is very solid and works great for drums.

By removing the strapping, the detector input can be separated from the signal input ,anual special pro- cessing applications.

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Input signals which fall be- low this level will pass through the 1 60XT unprocessed except for fixed gain changes directed by the output control. I don’t have a manual for this so I don’t know maual it helpful or not, but the unit is easy enough to use that most shouldn’t need it except maybe during set up or troubleshooting.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. The dbx Model X is well suited to a broad range of applications including tape recording, disc mastering, radio and TV production and broadcast, live concert sound janual, mobile and theatrical production. For more specific installation information, refer to Installation Considera- tions, page It has a knob to set the threshold, a knob to set the output gain, and a knob for compressor ratio.

Contact our Customer Service Department for information regard- ing factory installation of the optional balanced transformer. The Ring conductor is never connected to anything when the XT is driving single-ended inputs. During the recording of cymbals and tom-toms, a compressor with an equalizer in dbz detector path can help prevent tape saturation.

In the manuxl case, the signals will most likely be unbalanced. De-Essing To apply de-essing to vocals i. There are other hardware compressors that attract me much, but they are so much more expensive Another option is to install an output trans- former, which will allow grounding of either pin 2 or 3 of the XLR-type out- put dbz page Applications The dbx XT is capable of handling a wide range of applications.


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If you need to return a product to the factory for service, include a letter describing the problem. However, it will generally be found that large amounts of compression are more audible in a mixed ddbx program than they might be on the separate tracks that were mixed to cre- ate the program.

These features make the Model X compatible with the operating levels of virtually all professional sound and creative audio equipment.

One of my friends told me that ingestion front of people “known” Veronique Sanson and others used it on each slice of the table, but also on their table every ride!! Depending on the THRESHOLD setting, lower level fundamentals or harmonics will not cause compression, and the program is not subject to the phase shift nor- mally caused by program equalization. Our phone number is listed on the inside of the front cover. Request a new review. There are other very real compressors, much more expensive as the or the dbxLA2A In radio or television broadcast, the XT will produce stable voice levels, even with non-professional subjects.

It is true that we hear a clear improvement when going through something. Mark the package with the name of the shipper, and with these words in red: If you are still unable to solve a problem, contact our Customer Service Department for consultation.

These definitely sound better than the dbx andbut is a bit 10x expensive than both. Also, do not remove the cover without first disconnecting the unit from the mains supply.