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Posts from August, 2017



How to measure transformer ratio

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 | by matthew mcglynn

Here’s one for the DIY crowd, or anybody looking to get their nerd on: how to easily measure a transformer’s turns ratio. (If DIY is not your thing, scroll down the homepage to see a 2-hour “Mic Madness” video I made last week with Warren Huart of Produce Like a Pro — classic RecordingHacks content, […]

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Mic Madness with Warren Huart

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 | by matthew mcglynn

Warren of Produce Like A Pro invited me to do a Q&A session on Youtube Live, which he dubbed “Mic Madness with Matt McGlynn.” We went on for over 2 hours! It was good fun, and we got into some detail about a number of things (but of course mostly about microphones!). Here’s the recording: […]

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Headphone hangar review: the Elevation Lab Anchor

Thursday, August 10th, 2017 | by matthew mcglynn

I stumbled across this headphone hanger on Amazon in June, and bought it on a whim. Now it’s my new favorite audio accessory. Here’s the thing: my HD 650’s had been cluttering up my desk, or sitting on the floor nearby, for months. Best case, they’re getting dusty. Worse, they’re getting kicked and stepped on. […]

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