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  1. MiniCMIT

    What wind screen/zepplin are you using with the MiniCMIT?
  2. Cos 11 repair

    Cos 11's take a beating. I have 3 that need repair; a bad connector, wire wind screen came off and a head pulled loose. What are your recommendations for places to send them in for repair?
  3. Zaxcom ZHD

    I'm thinking of buying a couple of Zaxcom ZHD transmitters and a RX200 receiver. I would like to have the remote recording capability. Would anyone care to comment on their experience with this setup?
  4. Zaxcom ZHD

    Thanks very much for your reply, your blog was very helpful too, cheers
  5. Noisy clothing

    What wardrobe have you had trouble with making too much noise. Silk ties and dresses, starched shirts, stiff leather jackets and vests, down coats ...
  6. Pictures from 2016 RAMPS/JWS NAB dinner?

    I know at least two of those people have names
  7. Prep for TV show

    Prep I would like to have 3 days prep for the mixer.Pickup and Load In, Production Meeting and a Prep day on Friday with all my crewI would like two days Prep for the Boomand one day for the Utility. Reply Sorry David, I don’t have all that prep in my budget and never have had on any show I have ever done. Especially 1st year TV.Here’s what I have:You - 2 days (1 Production Meeting and 1 load in)Andrejs + Rob - 1 day each (load in)All prep days are 10 hours. Does this sound right?
  8. http://www.outsideonline.com/2035701/bernie-krause-audio-climate-change
  9. J-Corder Tale of the Tape

  10. Lectrosonics IFB 1/8" connector

    I several complete Lectrosonics IFB blocks for separate feeds to director, boom and utility. I have consistent problems with the 1/8" headphone connector on the R1A. You can not take it apart in the field and service the connector. Outside here in New Mexico there is pretty much a constant wind filled with dirt and dust. It works into these connectors and makes them noisy and intermittent and fail. You have to send the receiver into to be repaired. The connector is a sealed panel mount and has to be replaced. Has anyone else had this problem and found a solution? With Respect
  11. Deva 32

    Can anyone speculate on the price?
  12. The ‘Star Wars’-Inspired History of the Iconic THX Audio Logo
  13. Enthralling history for anybody interested in sound recording, I heard that Kudelski got into making custom spy and satellite communications equipment. He made so much more money than with manufacturing Nagras, so he moved on. Wasn't there a rumor out there that Nagra had an updated stereo analog machine about the size and weight of the IS that they had prototyped and were thinking of making. We all know that the analog recording will always have its special place in history. Too bad it can't be carried on. Look at what Kodak is doing to keep Film alive.
  14. Powered Antennas(650s) and 2 Venues

    It is my understanding from a mixer friend who has run more than 100 wireless at a time for political conventions and other huge shows that the advantage of a powered antenna is when you have really long cable runs. He was able to cover an entire convention hall with 2 shark fins mounted in the ceiling with hundreds on feet of antenna cable.
  15. SSD card reader writer

    Has anyone tried using an external SSD drive in an external reader writer to record to?
  16. Protective sleeves for NP1 batteries

    These pencil cases fit NP-1 batteries perfectly http://www.staples.com/JAM-Paper-Paper-Slide-Pencil-Case-Red/product_355454
  17. Hide a user

    Went to Manage Ignore Prefs and tried to Hide a User, but he won't go away. Any suggestions?
  18. Hide a user

    I signed in, went to Manage Ignore Prefs, put in the members name, selected ignore posts, signature and messenger, saved the changes. The Members name is there with Hide under each selection but I still see him all over the board. Is he the moderator of the JWSound so you can't get rid of him?
  19. New gtld .audio

    FYI there is a new "gtld" gtld stands for Generic Top Level Domain i.e. the extensions to Internet addresses your familiar with: .com, .net, .org, etc. such as: jwsound.com One of the new extensions is .audio I am a domain name registrar and have registered my name "brownlow.audio" Check it out it will take you to my webpage. Anyone can registrar a name with this new extension.
  20. Utiliy upgrade

    There are a lot of variations in the contracts, you might check out this breakdown; http://www.lineproducing.com/index.php/iatse
  21. iPhone 6/Plus and FreqFinder

    I'm using Frequency Finder on my iPhone 6 IOS 8.02 no problems. What I would like to know when you start entering frequency's into the Finder and get Intermod what's the formula for picking freqs that don't Intermod?
  22. Best lav as plant mic

    I use the Sennheiser MKE 2. I have a Tan and Black ready to go with a Lectrosonics 400 or 450 transmitter. Mixes well with both the Sennheiser MKH 50 and the Schoeps MK41. I had the MKE's from when I used them to replace Sony ECM 50's for wireless lavs. Still work great.
  23. Hand grip for Denecke TS-3 Slate

    I made this grip for my Denecke TS-3 slates. It is dedicated to Camera Asst. Kirk Bloom who inspired its making. The anti slip material was added by 2nd AC Dean Egan. It is 3/4" high and 1/2" wide. It also helps keep the slates from being turned off by mistake.
  24. Need LA crew

    All crewed up Thank you for replying With Respect David Brownlow