Anyone who’s dipped their toes into the waters of live audio production knows that various little things have a huge impact on sound quality. For example, did you know every cable you use in your production setup has the potential to add unwanted noise to your audio feed? It’s important to understand audio cables (and how they’re made) to properly assess which one is right for the job.
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In this post, we’ll discuss the types of signals different cables carry. As you’ll soon learn, they can either be balanced or unbalanced. Watch this quick video that explains what that means: