How to make a BNC cable

bnc cable assembly

A BNC cable is normally used for word clock or digital signals in the recording studio. They are also used for video signals (SDI). These cables work at 75 Ω and it is important to choose quality cables to avoid jitter and signal degradation, especially when used with AD or DA converters. They are perfectly … Read more

Sommer Carbokab – One of the best aes cable built for microphones

Sommer Carbokab + Neutrik

Sommer Carbokab is a workhorse in the studio, in addition to having an incredible quality, you can use it for microphones, analog or digital connection, in fact, it is one of the best aes cable that I have tested next to Grimm TPR.  Its carbon design and solid core conductor eliminates possible noise and electromagnetics interference … Read more

How to master a song professionally

Audio mastering online

After working more than 20 years on recording studios I´d like to share my experience and write this post about the important points that will make a mastering work, professional. Many artists try to master their songs but without achieving the desired result. Here are the main 5 reasons you should have in mind to … Read more

Amazing FREE first reflection points calculator software for setting your room, by Andreas Melcher

Acoustic reflections calculator for studio

Andreas Melcher was kind enough to show me his application. It´s a great online tool where you can calculate all reflections in a room. Paint dimensions of your room, place speaker and listening position, this app will show ray tracing of the room. This amazing tool will help you locating traps and diffusers in suitable … Read more

Reverberation time in control room, RT60

Reverberation time in control room

Reverberation time in your studio it´s very important, besides smooth response and free reflections points RT60 should be homogeneous in all bands. If you have a long decay time in the 125hz band and very short on 4khz, for example, you will have an unbalanced response and inaccurate bass response. The picture below shows usual measurements in … Read more