This tool helps cut MP3 tracks precisely. It is also a format converter.
This is a free tool. It can help you cut pieces of MP3 tracks down to a millisecond precision. You would then be able to convert it to a format that plays on your favorite portable player. You can add effects to these clips too. It is possible to add effects like fade in, fade out, echo and many more. The volume of the track can be increased or decreased to optimize to the level you are comfortable with. This tool will act as a mixer in addition. You can mix multiple tracks to create a fresh one. Cutting is really facilitated by the waveform view. You can simply use it to place a cursor precisely and cut the track. Time information down to hundreds of milliseconds helps precise cuts. Combined with zoom facilities the cutting operation becomes very simple.
Multiple levels of undo help you if the cutting was something you did not intend. Reverse the operation with undo levels start over. Undo option can be turned on/off. Real-time preview helps listen to the effects you are applying and make sure the results are satisfactory. Conversion settings can be tweaked to get optimal results. Presets are available. This has a simple and easy to use interface. It is intuitive enough that most users should get familiar with it quite easily. Getting productive with it should not take much time. Support of multi-core processors help getting things done quite fast. This is a very good product. If you are looking for a similar solution, you should try it in your exact workflow.