Mixing two bpms

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  1. elmaruk

    elmaruk slannndaaaaaaar

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    Just wondering how you guys go about it (with vinyl)

    say for example you wanted to mix a track at 174 with one at 170 or 172/174
     
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    Teddy 60% Staff Member

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    pitch control
     
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    MARKLAR International Tracksuit Salesman

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  4. elmaruk

    elmaruk slannndaaaaaaar

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    lol cheers. i guess this questions been up hundreds of times. borrowing some decks n just getting into djing. so wasn't really sure how much i should be pushing to pitch fader.
     
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    Teddy 60% Staff Member

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    best way to learn imo is

    start with the pitch as slow as it will go, throw in the tune u wanna mix in after a suitable phrase

    99 times out of a hundred the tune u just put in will be too slow ... so move the pitch slowly(ish) until the speed is too fast then back till its too slow then till its too fast, moving the pitch smaller distances each time so logically you will find the correct speed after a lil bit.

    you'll get much quicker at it the more u practise, but i caution u, it takes a lot of practise before as so many people say "it just clicks!"
     
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    yeah it takes forever for it to just "click" and even then i have my days
     
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