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Old 25th May 2019
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Originally Posted by Thomas W. Bethe View Post
I know in the "good old days" certain Dolby A decoding units sounded "different" I guess changes in manufacturing, aging components OR Dolby A encoders that were not properly set up when the original encoding was done.
It took quite a bit of time to do a careful setup on a 24-track. And then, even if you did, you might find yourself "de-calibrating" to deal with some weird issue. Like when the Dolbys would treat bow rosin or snare brushes as "hiss."

Last edited by Brent Hahn; 25th May 2019 at 05:24 PM..