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Lots of white noise and crackles, and intermittent problems.

I have had a serious issue for a long time with my AKG Solidtube microphone where I get tons of noise and crackles. It sounds like I'm standing out side and galeforce winds are blowing in my ear. This is definatelt a fault with and other equipment as I have used several other mics through the same channel, on the same desk and they have all been fine. I have even replaced the cable but the promlems still remain. Any ideas?

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Check and make sure on the back of the power supply that it is set up for your local voltage(120/240)

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