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Both are controlled by the same audio work station.
 
Both are controlled by the same audio work station.
  
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=== Connection Diagram ===
 
Here is an overview of how the components are connected:
 
Here is an overview of how the components are connected:
[[File:sound system connection sketch.jpg | sound system connection sketch]]
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[[File:sound system connection sketch.jpg |left|thumb|sound system connection sketch]]
  
== Audio-Workstation ==
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=== Components ===
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==== Audio-Workstation ====
  
 
- Enigma (Mac-Pro on the left side of the right table)
 
- Enigma (Mac-Pro on the left side of the right table)
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'''TODO''': add labels to the photos
 
'''TODO''': add labels to the photos
  
== Audio-Interfaces ==
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==== Audio-Interfaces ====
  
=== RME Fireface UFX ===
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===== RME Fireface UFX =====
 
* [https://www.rme-audio.de/products/fireface_ufx.php Fireface UFX Product Page]
 
* [https://www.rme-audio.de/products/fireface_ufx.php Fireface UFX Product Page]
  
== Speakers ==
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=== Stereo Speakers ===
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===== Stereo Speakers =====
 
* 2 Meyer Sound Speakers  
 
* 2 Meyer Sound Speakers  
 
* 2 Meyer Sound Bass-Speakers MM-10XP ([http://www.meyersound.de/product/mm-10/ product page])
 
* 2 Meyer Sound Bass-Speakers MM-10XP ([http://www.meyersound.de/product/mm-10/ product page])
  
== Cabling ==
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==== Cabling ====
  
=== Multicore Stagebox (I) ===
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===== Multicore Stagebox (I) =====
 
* DREI/TEC stagebox for audio input
 
* DREI/TEC stagebox for audio input
  
=== MPS-488 HP (I) ===
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===== MPS-488 HP (I) =====
 
* Power supplier for 2 Stereo Speakers and 2 Bass-Speakers
 
* Power supplier for 2 Stereo Speakers and 2 Bass-Speakers
  

Revision as of 11:32, 18 February 2017

Introduction

you could find two kind of sound playing system: 『Stereo Sound System』and 『Multi-Channels Sound System』. In this case, I will introduce how to set up and playing your sound with Stereo sound system and some about trouble-shooting.


Stereo Sound System

There are two independent sound systems. The stereo sound system and the surround sound systems. Both are controlled by the same audio work station.

Connection Diagram

Here is an overview of how the components are connected:

sound system connection sketch

Components

Audio-Workstation

- Enigma (Mac-Pro on the left side of the right table)

TODO: add labels to the photos

Audio-Interfaces

RME Fireface UFX

Speakers

Stereo Speakers
  • 2 Meyer Sound Speakers
  • 2 Meyer Sound Bass-Speakers MMMedienmanagement-10XP (product page)

Cabling

Multicore Stagebox (I)
  • DREI/TEC stagebox for audio input
MPS-488 HP (I)
  • Power supplier for 2 Stereo Speakers and 2 Bass-Speakers


Let's play the Sound

Step 1- Connect the 3.5 phone jack wire(already connected with workstation) to your sound player
Sound Cable.jpg


Step 2- Turn on 『Power supplier for multiple speakers』
The power supplier is located behind the right sight of video wall.

Power supplier.jpg
power supplier
power supplier

Step 3- Turn on 『RME Fireface UFX, FireFace 800 Audio Interface and the right side MacPro 』.
Fireface UFX & Fireface 800
Mac Pro workstation


p.s.Make sure following the ordering of first turn on power supplier then audio interface, but turn off audio interface at first then power supplier. If you break this rule, the electrical peak will harm the audio system. We believe that this definitely is a bad news for all users.
Step 4- Setting up on RME Fireface UFX (For those who only want to play stereo sound, they don’t need to download the drivers and control panel. In the other word, you will need to install them if you want to play multiple sound tracks.)

Example of control panel: TotalMix(For signal manage and post-mix. Stereo playing is Channel 1/2)

TotalMix


- There are there main playback modes:

  • Phones output 11/12(extra monitor using)
phone output


  • Main output(What we use!)
Master output


  • ADAT output 13/14(Only for digital Optical system)
Adat optical ouput


- You could press the Volume knob to switch between the above three modes, and spin it to adjust the volume as you wish.

Volume adjust

Done!! Enjoy the Sound

Trouble shooting

Situation 1: You've already plug in sound cable but nothing happened?

Answer:

  • Check if you have turned both power supplier for speaker system and sound workstation(Mac pro)on.
  • Check if you have already turned on the Fireface UFX and Fireface 800.

Situation 2: All are truned on but still no sound?

Answer:

  • Check the Mac Pro and go to RME setting application(within the deck of desktop)to see if the sound card is selected to "Fireface 800" correctly.
  • Open up the totalmix control panel, sending sound signal from your playing device, then check it there has signal in the stereo channal(Default is 1/2).
  • Check if you have already chose the "Main out" as output mode correctly, and of course, volume up until you could listen somthing.