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Telex KP-5032 Key Panel, First Experience

  I am serving as the Truck-Compound Intercom Engineer (C2?). Primarily responsible for any deployed truck intercom resources, even if they are in the venue. This includes all system level-balancing and panel programming. The truck is MTV Networks “Atlas” which … Continue reading

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TR6442i Continued…

I got one positive response to my post about the Telecast 6442 recently which motivated me to maybe post some of my in-field observations. The 6442, when not linked, will loop the four-wire input to the four-wire output. This can … Continue reading

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Avoiding System Interdependence

“Mission critical signals, be them command/control or streaming, should be contained in separate universes to minimize the propagation of failures. The goal is to achieve interoperability without creating interdependence”. Compartmentalization is frowned upon these days. It’s all about the team, … Continue reading

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Telex KP-5032, First Impressions

I am serving as the Truck-Compound Intercom Engineer (C2?). Primarily responsible for any deployed truck intercom resources, even if they are in the venue. The truck is MTV Networks “Atlas” which is almost completely OMNEO. Of the 432 ports, only … Continue reading

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Panel Microphone Preference

Telex offers a slim, black style as the MCP90## where the ## is the length as well as a “0” zero-length stubby version for tight spaces. Clear-Com offers the GM-##, again, the ## is the length. 9″, 12″ and 18″ are … Continue reading

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KP32 Front-panel Headset Microphone Input: Balanced vs Unbalanced

Has anyone run into inconsistent performance of the front-panel headset microphone input when using un-balanced headsets?  These would include popular headsets such as the Beyer DT-108 or 109, the ASG LWS-4 or 5.  The Telex PH-88 has a balanced wiring … Continue reading

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Telecast 6442i and KP32 compatibility

Has anyone run into the issue of certain Telex KP32 Matrix key-panels not working with the 6442i? The KP32 is perfect when directly connected to the Telex frame but won’t work through the 6442i while other KP32 units will work … Continue reading

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