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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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Troubleshootingshould also be aware that it is extremely easy to damage your heads and othersensitive parts of your ADAT. The transport willshuttle back and forth for about 5 minutes.

Whenturning the XT on or off, be sure to keep monitor levels low. Page 91 GlossaryBouncing means taking audio from one track and placing it on another. Once a Locate Point is stored, its corresponding tape positioncan be edited.

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Alesis ADAT-XT : Recording Equipment User Manual

Creatinga Loop Chapter 2: Page 68 Chapter 5: Page 76 Chapter 6: The digital representation of the data as stored on tape was therefore inverted relative to the analog input i.

The process involves formatting a tape see previous tutorialputting one or more tracks into record-ready, adjusting record levels on your mixer, setting the input monitor mode, locating to the start tape address and engaging record. Sample Rate clock Chapter 4: In fact, you can copy up to 4 tracks at a time using the Track Copy feature.


During power-up, the XT checks the footswitch to determine whether it isnormally open or normally closed type, and calibrates itself accordingly. The lowest sampling rate is TroubleshootingFormula or Fantastik. Page 70 Chapter 5: Naturally, the audio signals would need to be split and connected to both sets of inputs.

House Sync A video signal distributed to any device that requires a reference to maintain proper sync relationship with other devices. Larger Key Notch Note: Once encoded, all audio is stored or processed as a series of numbers rather than as the audio itself.

Similar to formatting a floppy disk to use on a computer or sampler, formatting an XT tape time-stamps the tape manuap single-sample accuracy so that audio is referenced to an accurate time base.

Glossaryby the motion picture and television industries. Page 68 Chapter 5: Page 42 Chapter 4: Get familiar with them by using them while watching the TIME counter.

If you wanted to use the same take of the background vocals of a songfrom the first chorus for chorus 2 and 3, you could bounce those track s to anothermachine.

Alesis ADAT-XT Reference Manual

Page 80 Appendix B: All functions of the XT with the exception of synchronization and digital audio are explained here in detail. The XT provides eight dBV analog outputs via phono connectors. Reference M a nu a l. Page 72 Chapter 6: In a mixer, a bus is usually awire that is or can be made common to the outputs of any or all channels in themixer.


To set the Crossfade Time: This can help determine how long ithas been since the last time it was serviced or cleaned. If this is not to your liking, this safeguard may be disabled. XT would cause some phase cancellation when combined with the original signal.

Using the online preview, you can quickly view the contents and go to the page where you will find the solution to your problem with Alesis ADAT-XT. Adat Xt Reference Manual Chapter 4: Insert the sdat into the transport.

Edit Mode will now be selected. Page 84 Appendix B: Tell us what’s missing.

Page 53 Basic Operations: Do not open up your ADAT to clean the heads. For more information on using the Track Copy function, see page