By Dave Rat • July 2, 2010 Dave Rat of Rat Sound. From Dave Rat of Rat Sound, this 3 part series showcases the techniques previously discussed in his article Not So Mysterious: Using Polarity As Another Tool For Optimizing Drum Sound. Part 1 of the video is embedded below, as well as links to part 2 and Part 3. View Part 1, Part 2, or Part 3. About David Dave Rat President, Rat Sound Systems Dave Rat heads up Rat Sound Systems (www.ratsound.com), a leading sound reinforcement company based in Southern California, and has also been a mix engineer for more than 30 years. Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website KM says Nice simplified view. It’s simplistically wrong though, unless your your drum fill is exactly the same distance as the microphone is from the kick drum skin. Tagged with: Audio Live Microphone World Microphones Polarity Poll Sound Reinforcement Technician Video · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Live Sound International brings you information on a wide range of pro audio topics. Stay up-to-date, get expert tips, industry news, new products and technologies delivered. Discover how to make smart use of today’s sound technology, Subscribe Today!