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RE: Custom XLR Viablue NF-S6 cable

Contrary to what is said here ground shield (mesh) has to be connected at both ends to pin 1 in a balanced configuration. The ground is only floated in a single ended application. Depending on your application pin 2 will be phase correct pin 3 phase inverted, (or reversed if you application calls for pin 3 hot) and pin 1 ground.

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