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C1 not working

I have a c-1 hooked up via XLR to phantom power supply, and the phantom power LED is on. The phantom power is then connected via XLR to a Lexicon Alpha interface. From there, all I can hear is buzzing when the mic is connected, and it doesn't record any sound. What should I do?

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    Justin Xiao Apr 19, 2014

    Nevermind, it does record sound but the buzzing overpowers it

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Sounds like your Phantom power supply may be defective. To be safe, 1st try moving AC plug for Phantom supply to another outlet as sometimes "sharing grounds" can be a problem. If this doesn't help, try using another phantom power source ...many PA mixers have built-in phantom power. If the buzz disappears with a new one, it will be a filtering issue (capacitors) with the old phantom supply.

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