Reference Manual. INTRODUCTION Thank you for purchasing the Alesis ADAT- XT Digital Multitrack Tape Recorder. To take full advantage of the XT’s functions, . User manual for the device Alesis ADAT-XT. Online user manual database. musical instrument, dj equipment manuals, user guides, spec sheets. Alesis ADAT-XT Recording Equipment User Manual. Page 1. Page 2. Page 3. Page 4.

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In fact, you can copy up to 4 tracks at a time using the Track Copy feature.

At this time the unit will adjust the brake tension automatically. Adat Xt Reference Manual Chapter 4: The larger of the two outer key notches is at the bottom. For more information on using the Track Copy function, see page Specifications Er 7 Clean Heads: Track Copy RACK It is possible to copy the audio material from one track to another on the same tape within the XT without leaving the digital domain and without the need for any audio cables.

Formatting prepares a tape for 8 channels of audio, and adds a master timecodereference and sample rate information to the data section. This can help determine how long it has been since the last time it was serviced or cleaned. Crossfading always begins at the punch point and continues for the amount of time you have specified.

RACK It is possible to copy the audio material from one track to another on the same tape within the XT without leaving the digital domain and without the need for any audio cables. If the tape is moving, it will stop before ejecting. Page 13 Chapter 1: Page 46 Chapter 4: Page 60 Synchronization requires a dual male, 9 pin D connector cable for each slave to be synchronized.


Applications If your sequencer generates MMC commands, you should be able to put your sequencer into play and have the XT follow along. Page 16 Push gently on the center of the tape cassette until the XT draws the tape inward; never force the tape into the cassette door. Use only Alesis cables. Once encoded, all audio is stored or processed as a series of numbers rather than as the audio itself.

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These applications are not broken down into great detail. ADAT is a very sophisticated piece of digital technology. Next, select manhal source tracks, select record enable the destination tracks, and initiate recording. All functions of the XT with the exception of synchronization and digitalaudio are explained here in detail. XT would cause some phase cancellation when combined with the original signal.

The track copies will be an exactduplicate of the original i. However, Alesis manal doing so only when you absolutely have no other alternative. The edges of the tape have become damaged. Eight tracks allow for recording audience sounds, ambience, and individual soloistsas well as a stereo mix of the PA.

Autolocation Controls Chapter 4: If this error message is seen, it may indicate that the headsare in need of cleaning. Audio willnot appear at the outputs of an ADAT until sample-lock sync is achieved.


Page 86 Appendix D: Page 62 Chapter 5: Transport Controls Chapter 4: It shows the current level of each of the eight audio tracks, it shows the current tape position numerically in hours, minutes, seconds, and ths of seconds, and shows the current modes of the many parameters available. Page 83 Tape a note to the top of the unit describing the problem, include your name and a phone number where Alesis can contact you if necessary, as well as instructions on where you want the product returned.

In thissituation, the XT assumes the tape length to be aadat of a ST tape. Higher speeds result in a higher bandwidth, or an ability torecord high-frequency signals. Press with nanual to initiate cue mode. Page manuual Chapter 6: So glad to have found this great resource!

Alesis ADAT-XT Recording Equipment User Manual

Contact Alesis for service. Er 0 Tape Load Error: Table of Contents Add to my manuals Add.

This is useful when you want toprecisely punch in to a specific place on one or more tracks. Mwnual see a manual you are looking for? Advantagesinclude higher speed and the ability to carry multiple chanels of information over asingle, thin cable.

Page 53 Basic Operations: OversamplingThe process of taking more samples than is required in order to more accuratelyreconstruct a digitized signal back mamual analog audio. BusA bus generally refers to any common signal pathway.