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User review from PowerGlove about Fostex DC-R Much better than it’s reputation. Buy Fostex DC-R Professional 3-Channel Portable Audio Mixer/Stereo Recorder: CompactFlash Recorders – ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on. Thank you very much for purchasing the Fostex. DC-R portable recorder. To ensure the best performance, read this manual thoroughly before using the unit.

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None of the mics needed a high pass filter and medium input was used for optimum range. Hi Power Internal batteries: Like he Shure, it has 3 inputs, phantom power, analog pan pots — it reminds me a lot of my ENG news days.

Fostex has your answer with the DC-R This output jack can also be used to initiate recording, but you have hacked a cable. However, this step is often easy to forget.

The camera battery is no longer accessible, but because mounting was so easy, this is not an issue.

The DSLR Buddy: Fostex DC-R302 Review

Input Gain – ohm loaded Total harmonic distortion: The DC-R is a three-channel audio mixer that records in stereo. Line In – Main out: It operates with switches, not menus. If you continue using this website, we will assume that you are happy about that.


Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services. This thing is made of metal. Using Adobe Audition CS6, it operated as it should and was very easy to choose as an input.

Much better than it’s reputation – Reviews Fostex DC-R – Audiofanzine

The DC offers easy-to-read meters, separate gain pots dd-r302 a slew of monitoring options. Each input features very quiet pres and allows recording at line level, low, medium or high XLR input.

This is where we found the first shortcoming of the unit. Auto-analog limiter on input, which is a real plus in my opinion. Recorders and Mixers DC-R Rated 3 out of 5 by Mikey the Third from I Really wanted this to be great From the reviews, I really thought this would be a great solution for me.

DSLRs are notorious for offering weak audio recording options. Interviewing a Tuskegee airman a couple years back i nearly had a straight one take 3hr track. Mounting easily underneath the camera, the DC offers easy-to-read meters, separate gain pots and a slew of monitoring options. It’s a great tool for professional work. Notify me of new posts by email. Website design by The Detective Agency In accordance with our policy of continuous development, we reserve the right to change specifications without notice.

Log into your account. I’m recording 2 lavs and a boom.


D-r302 mounted to the camera, we mounted three inputs. Rated 4 out of 5 by musicwumusic from Very well designed except for one thing.

Neither of the lavs needed phantom power, however the shotgun did. Dc-d302 wasn’t to the quality of a Shure or Sound Devices but it also wasn’t that much better than vc-r302 preamps in a Zoom or Tascam. It’s great that you can control 3 channels independently live but what I don’t like is that it doesn’t save as 3 separate channels.

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Fostex Dc-r302 3-channel Audio Mixer and Stereo Recorder

Unlike Tascam, you have no option, everything is very basic, but it is functional and it works very well It’s a 3-channel field mixer, much like a Shure FP Notify me of follow-up comments by email. I have to say this thing is solid, quiet and definitely a piece of gear that will outlast my camera. WAV in order to import them in Premiere, otherwise Premiere will close.

The price and stereo recording input sharing make it a hard choice over its cheaper and more flexible competition.