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studio snake

Discussion in 'Pro Audio Equipment' started by Clowd, Feb 22, 2007.

  1. Clowd

    Clowd Guest


    Is there anything wrong with just having female XLR connectors on one end of the snake, and male XLR connectors on the other? Is there any particular need (like for a ground maybe?) to have a chassis for the inputs?
  2. Cucco

    Cucco Distinguished Member

    That is quite fine.

    I own (and manufacture) many of these types of snakes.

    If grounding is a concern, simply use a cable with a drain wire and hook it up to pin 4 of the xlr (if so equipped - most Neutriks have the internal pin 4 on a 3 pin XLR.)

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