SC-05-02 meeting, Online, 2022-10

Report of the meeting of the SC-05-02 Working Group on Audio Connectors, held online, 2022-10-12

The meeting was convened by SC-05-02 Chair Fred Morgenstern

In attendance were Fred Morgenstern, Richard Cabot, David Prince, John Woodgate, Bruce Olson, Jim Meyer, Paul Treleaven, R J Kenny, and Kenneth Fause

The formal notice on patent policy was read.

The meeting agenda was accepted as written.

Minutes of previous meeting online, 2022-05-04 were approved.

Projects assigned to this group but not mentioned here had no action requested or required - see for details.

Open projects

AES59: Audio application of 25-way D-type connectors in balanced circuits
This standard is up for review. The group will consider any proposed changes that may be submitted.

AES62: AES standard for audio connectors - Modified XLR-3 Connector for Digital Audio
This standard has been withdrawn.


No news.

New projects

The group will review whether "types" should be added to AES64 (etherCON-style connectors).

The group will investigate any emerging single-pair Ethernet connectivity options.

New Business

No new business

The next meeting will be held online in May 2023, scheduled in conjunction with the AES 154th Convention.

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