Two Preamps compared - please comment

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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by rojarosguitar » Wed Jul 19, 2017 4:44 am

No, the 02 costs as a 2 channel preamp more than the complete recorder including its improving modification by Busman with it's four mic preamps.

That was my curiosity behind the experiment, that maybe just the recorder is enough for super recordings, but rather no. It's certainly more than enough for all kinds of documentation and 'self-education', but for that one wouldn't need a DR680, a DR-40 would be fully enough.
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by Stephen Kenyon » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:37 am

Aaron Powell wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 12:28 am
I listened again, after reading all comments again. Still prefer 2. Is 2 the more economical one?
2 is over $/£1000.
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by rojarosguitar » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:28 am

Stephen Kenyon wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:37 am
Aaron Powell wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 12:28 am
I listened again, after reading all comments again. Still prefer 2. Is 2 the more economical one?
2 is over $/£1000.
With nothing to record attached to it, it's just the preamp... :lol:
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by Stephen Kenyon » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:38 am

rojarosguitar wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:28 am
Stephen Kenyon wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:37 am
Aaron Powell wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 12:28 am
I listened again, after reading all comments again. Still prefer 2. Is 2 the more economical one?
2 is over $/£1000.
With nothing to record attached to it, it's just the preamp... :lol:
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by rojarosguitar » Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:15 am

:lol: :lol:
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by guitarrista » Wed Jul 19, 2017 3:46 pm

Stephen Kenyon wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:37 am
Aaron Powell wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 12:28 am
I listened again, after reading all comments again. Still prefer 2. Is 2 the more economical one?
2 is over $/£1000.
:shock: I don't think it is worth it given the difference is barely discernible and/or inconsistent between different sets of ears... well, not worth it to me and my set of ears :-)
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by rojarosguitar » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:46 pm

That's a valid point of view for sure. It all depends on what one aims for with the recording...
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by rojarosguitar » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:52 pm

Sorry, double post...
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Re: Two Preamps compared - please comment

Post by el_guitarrero » Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:40 pm

Hello,


i think I prefer No2. A little bit warmer, more musical and blending the notes more.... Hope this helps. "Talking Music" is difficult...

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