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Help – no time to get new mic, need to solder XLR, but which wire to which connector?

Armin

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September 1, 2012 @06:41pm
TimOBrien

typing 'xlr wiring' into Google would have gotten you what you needed....
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September 2, 2012 @11:10am
bigmac965

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Easy way to remember the way to wire an XLR.
Xternal Live Return.
X is the ground pin, or the Xternal shell of the connector, Pin 1.
L is the signal + or Live, Pin 2.
R is the signal - or Return, Pin 3.
December 4, 2013 @07:17am