Description: Podcast Mixer Kit
If you?ve ever wondered "what do I need to create a podcast?" , then Technical Pro has just the answer! Introducing the Podcaster PM21. This all-in-1 podcast kit comes with all the podcast gear you?ll need to get started podcasting: a mixer, microphone, weighted mic stand and headphones.
Start creating podcasts like a pro on your PC, Mac or recording device today!
The Mixer: The mixer is housed in a compact rugged metal cabinet and features four source inputs with six discrete channels; two gold plated ?"microphone inputs; iPod/MP3 (RCA and 3.5mm) inputs; and Stereo Line level for additional audio such as CD (RCA). Each channel features level adjust and Bass / Treble equalization. A master output control is paired with a level adjust for the dual headphone outputs. The mixer can be powered either by using the included AC/DC adapter, or with a 9V battery for field recordings with a laptop. For maximum flexibility, the unit features analog stereo line out as well as USB audio output. In keeping with Technical Pro's audio expertise, the mixer features excellent noise characteristics S/N -86dB and low distortion, a total of less than 0.09% THD.
The Microphone: The included pro-grade microphone is a rugged and good-looking dynamic type. It features a die-cast body, on/off switch and XLR type connection with 10 foot cable with a ?" plug. Sensitivity is ?56.5dB, Frequency response 80-15kH, 600 ohms impedance. A heavy weighted base desktop mic stand is included.
The Headphone: The model HP-20 headphones are based on Technical Pro DJ headphones since the requirements are similar: they deliver excellent isolation, comfort and the great sound expected from all Technical Pro headphones. These circumnaural headphones feature "Super Bass Drivers". Cord length is 10 feet terminated with 3.5mm stereo plug. Sensitivity is 107dB +/- 3 db, Frequency Response, 20-20kHz.
User Guide and Software: For experienced professionals making podcasts is a fairly simple process. However for the first timer, the process can be daunting. In addition to the podcast equipment , the PM-21 includes the required recording software and a step-by-step tutorial developed by Technical Pro. The tutorial covers everything from scripting, podcast content community websites, & tips on how to promote your podcasts. Also included is a CD of Audacity audio editor for PC and Mac. Audacity is a very capable open source package for recording, editing and exporting podcasts.
Want to conduct interviews on your podcast? The Podcaster PM-22 offers a great solution 2 microphone/2 Headphone package.
Whether you are looking to improve your podcast or start a podcast, Technical Pro has the podcast equipment you need to get you rolling.