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Cad gxl 2400

We have a problem with our mic working in some places and not working in others. the mic is a cad gxl 2400 condenser mic, and we are using a behringer ub 1002 mixer with phantom power. 
in some places, it works just fine, in others, we get no sound from the mic. Is this a power problem with the mic or mixer not getting enough power possibly.

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Re: cad gxl 2400

When you say working in some places but not others, do you mean it works on some channels but not others?

I'm sure you are aware that condensers will not work without phantom power. I'd suggest trying your mic through a different system (if there are non available try your local music venue, if you ask the engineer nicely I'm sure he'll let you test it on their rig). Also try a diffenent condenser on all channels of your mixer, and also try a dynamic mic as well just for thoroughness.

I can't really give you an answer to this unless you've tested with other equipment to identify which part of your rig is faulty.

To be honest I wouldn't be surprised if it was your mixer, I've always found behringer gear to be pretty crap quality.

Also it might be a stupid question but have you tried using a different cable?

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