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folder Amplifiers
Frequently Asked Questions about Crown amplifiers.
folder Microphones
Frequently Asked Questions about Crown microphones.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Crown networked products, including IQ Network and HiQnet-compatible products.


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document What is the difference between dynamic and condenser microphones?
The terms dynamic and condenser refer to the two most common forms of professional microphones. They refer to the method in which the microphone...
document Please explain mixer connections, equalizers, compressors, and groups.
We were just gifted a very nice sound-mixing board and I am in charge of it. While I can handle the basics I would like a good resource where I can...
document What gauge speaker wire should I use in my system?
For the best speaker damping and least amount of power loss you will want to use the heaviest gauge that is practical. The length of the speaker wire...
document How can I get rid of the noise in my system?
First let us lay some groundwork: audio systems can exhibit "hum" and they can exhibit "buzz," which are two separate...
document How do I combine two mics into one input?
I want to know what kind of Y-adapter I need to combine the audio signals from one clip-on guitar mic, and one headset microphone, to hook-up into a...
document How do I determine the best input sensitivity setting?
The input sensitivity setting is a function of amplifier gain. You will want to match it with the output level of whatever is before the amp in the...
document Should I use Bridge Mono or Parallel Mono?
Generally, the deciding factor to this dilemma is the total speaker load impedance you wish to drive. With Micro-Tech and Macro-Tech amplifiers you...
document How do I wire my Speakon connector?
Some Crown amplifiers feature Neutrik Speakon connectors for output wiring. Speakons allow both channels of amplifier output to be wired to the...
document How to record direct? Please explain impedances and levels.
I want to record my electric guitar direct. Should I plug the guitar into a line input, instrument input, or direct box? I don't understand all...
document Should I have the level controls on my amplifier turned all the way up?
It depends on the system and how much gain you have prior to the amplifier. The level control can be thought of as an input attenuator. It does...