February 08, 2018

Posted in Normalling-your-patchbay, Patchbay


Non Normal (Isolated) Patchbays - Normalling patchbays

A non-normal, isolated grounds patchbay configuration is often used for a completely configurable patchbay setup. This layout involves absolutely no connection between patch points, which ensures that differently grounded equipment share no connection or ground. A non-normal setup allows the engineer to connect external gear to their signal-chain at any time, and in any order of their recording or mixing process. This configuration is often used for effect processors' sends and returns.




Full Normal Patchbay - Normalling patchbay

Full Normal Patchbays - Normalling patchbays

A fully-normalled patchbay configuration is used to create a connection between two devices while leaving a point of entry for interception from another device.

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