Westwood’s Roope at Reagan Funeral

What's in Jim's broadcast bag?
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Jim Roope Westwood One

Westwood One News’ Jim Roope was in Simi Valley, Calif., Friday to cover the funeral of Nancy Reagan.
What does Jim take with him on remote assignments such as that?
Comrex He uses an Access codec (for most live shots), JK Audio ComPack telephone interface (for live shots for stations that can’t decode the Comrex Access), computer with Adobe Audition editing software, Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 USB mixer, Marantz PMD620 digital recorder, Sennheiser MD 46 handheld mic and Shure SM2 headset mic.