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5 years ago
Thanks, that was really the only answer that made sense to me. I know the term dB but I am unfamiliar with c-weighted.
So set fadr to zero and mix with gain knob first
I prefer to have the amps wide open, and drop the output with the master or something that's between the mixer and the amps - no one can put the system in danger by cranking the amp controls. This is especially important if your system limiters are not in the amplifiers.
Seems this assumes the other places to raise gain are better secured than your amp rack(s).
Turning the amp attenuators down does not make overdriving the system less likely - the operator just has to push the main fader farther.
Turn them down some more! ;)
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