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What is Phantom Power? All the Big Questions Answered in Plain Talk

"What is phantom power for mics?" is one of the most common questions, followed immediately by a concern about damaging a microphone by delivering that sweet 48 volts of DC power when it's not needed. There's a ton of questions regarding this topic and I'm about to fly through them all for you...