The agenda and the report of the previous meeting were approved without comment.
AES14-R: Review of AES14-1992 (r1998): AES standard for professional audio equipment - Application of connectors, part 1, XLR-type polarity and gender
The IEC standard IEC 61076-2-103 has been published and should thus be cross-referenced.
AES26-R: Review of AES26-2001: AES recommended practice for professional audio - Conservation of the polarity of audio signals
No action required
AES45-R: Review of AES45-2001: AES standard for single programme connectors - Connectors for loudspeaker-level patch panels
No action required.
AES-X105: Modified XLR-3 Connector for Digital Audio
An SC-02-02 task group will send a rationale and questionnaire to users, to be published also in the Journal. An informative Annex will accompany the questionnaire, showing the drawings of the connectors as 'planned execution'. URGENT ACTION Woodgate: draft to small group (MN, RC, JB, MY) by 14 May, responses by 24 May, then to MY ASAP.
AES-X113: Universal female phone jack
Woodgate will send document "x-113Woodgate01-030524" to go to secretary as PWD, with TIFF graphics.
AES-X123: XL Connectors to Improve Electromagnetic Compatibility
Two documents are required: first a WD for the intended standard, covering the three types of improved connector:
AES-X130: Data Connector in a XL Connector Shell
A Project Initiation is still required. ACTION: M. Natter to prepare a PIF for approval at SC-05 on Monday 10 May. Natter will the submit a draft document, preferably before 2004-10.
The next meeting will be scheduled in conjunction with the 117th AES Convention, San Francisco, CA., US., 2004-10.