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 Post subject: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER (SP-404SX)
PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:52 pm 
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What ISOLATOR does

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This is plain white noise ran through the SP-404SX

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This is the effect of turning the “lo” completely down on the ISOLATOR

This is comparable to a low shelf filter set to maximum cut at 150hz

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This is the effect of turning the “mid” completely down on the ISOLATOR

This is comparable to maximum cut with a Q setting of 1.0 at 1200hz

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This is the effect of turning the “hi” completely down on the ISOLATOR

This is comparable to a high shelf filter set to maximum cut at 20000hz




What EQUALIZER does

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This is plain white noise ran through the SP-404SX

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This is the effect of turning the “lo” completely down on the EQUALIZER

This is comparable to a low shelf filter set to -14db with a Q of 1.00 at 20hz

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This is the effect of turning the “mid’ completely down on the EQUALIZER

This is comparable to a bell filter set to -24db with a Q of 1.00 at 800hz

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This is the effect of turning the “hi” completely down on the EQUALIZER

This is comparable to a high shelf filter with a slope of -18db at 20000hz

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 Post subject: Re: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER
PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:10 am 
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hey thx , so it is like some people said : isolator cut (high scale) and eq is more precise (little scale)

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 Post subject: Re: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER (SP-404SX)
PostPosted: Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:19 pm 
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Thx for the great visual analysis! That answers a question I didn't know I actually had before I saw the answer ;)


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 Post subject: Re: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER (SP-404SX)
PostPosted: Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:04 pm 
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Thanks. I now see what I've been hearing.

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 Post subject: Re: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER (SP-404SX)
PostPosted: Tue May 30, 2017 7:57 pm 
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thank you for the visual breakdown


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 Post subject: Re: ISOLATOR VS EQUALIZER (SP-404SX)
PostPosted: Sun Jul 02, 2017 1:39 pm 
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Great post!
it's nice to see people running real analysis to help those a little less tech savvy.


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