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Old July 7th, 2005, 11:26 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by Matt Sawyers
So, I got my audio stuff in today and have been playing with it for the past 8hrs (with a couple of snacks in between). The only thing Iam worried about is the distance between the mircophones and the BeachTek on my camera. If I get an XLR connector/cable to extend the distance about 5-10 feet or so, could that create a problem witht the phantom power or anything else?
Naw, that's a small distance to run balanced XLR. Just use good quality low-loss cable and you'll be fine. IF you can get to a Guitar Center store they will have plenty of cables to choose from.

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Old July 7th, 2005, 11:41 PM   #17
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Phantom power / balanced lines have long run capabilities. Ask the question again if you get past 100 feet, since I don't know what the absolute limit is. But 50 ft no problem at all.
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