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Old 05-19-2019, 03:33 AM   #6
Colox
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Originally Posted by Stella645 View Post
If it's just this cable and other cables work ok in the same connection then the cable is bad. Nothing you can do about it if you can't open the plugs.
Damn.

It's a headmounted lavalier mic. It's got an XLR but quite probably the cable isn't shielded properly, or the balancing doesn't work. If I hook up my SM58 through a regular XLR cable, there's no problem. Though it does deliver 48V to the lav mic properly. Weird.

Makes me think I need to cut the enclosed wire off (void the warranty) and see if I can solder myself out of the problem, solder it to a regular XLR connector. Talking to the manufacturer is usually a waste of time.
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