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Everything You Wanted To Know About Cables But Were Afraid To Ask

DJ Soo shares a need-to-know guide about the intimidating world of cables, wiring and pre-amps.

Though the way that we listen to music has changed drastically over the last 20 years—requiring little more than a Bluetooth connection—DJing has remained firmly entrenched in the traditional use of wiring and audio cables. For new and well-seasoned DJs alike, this world can be daunting and difficult to navigate. In this guide compiled by DJ Tech Tools, DJ Soo outlines the essential information that everyone with a fledgling studio setup needs to know, from audio cable types to more advanced concepts, like signal flow and balanced outputs. The writeup even includes YouTube videos that illustrate more complex topics. To read the entire handbook, click here.

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(Via DJ Tech Tools)