TITLE

The Why of DI

AUTHOR(S)
HERRERA, JONATHAN
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Bass Player;Jul2014, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of built-in DI on amplifiers designed for bass guitar. It describes the functions of DIs which include lowering of an instrument's output impedance, converting an instrument or line-level signal to mic level, and converting an unbalanced instrument output to balanced. It states that a DI makes the high-impedance output of a bass better suited to running a long cable and makes an appropriate signal for input into a mixer.
ACCESSION #
96340584

 

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