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AC power and Phantom power together??

Postby Hoang Vuong » Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:27 pm

Hi everybody, I know this is a dumb question, but I can't seem to find an answer anywhere.
I have a Sterling Audio ST66 Tube Condenser Mic and it has an AC power supply. Since it has its own power, I should NOT use the 48v phantom power from my Audient ID4, correct?

This seems obvious to me, but I've found I'm better off assuming nothing. Thanks for the help.
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Re: AC power and Phantom power together??

Postby Hugh Robjohns » Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:32 pm

Strangely, this exact same question was asked recently (and answered) here...

https://www.soundonsound.com/forum/view ... 11#p566211

What an odd coincidence...
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Re: AC power and Phantom power together??

Postby Martin Walker » Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:42 pm

Actaully, Hoang Vuong also posted this query twice, but I only approved one of the posts to avoid confusion.

However, I hadn't realised that this post was a word for word copy of that previous query, so I'll lock this topic as yet another duplicate.


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