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Coil Audio CA-286S

Coil Audio CA-286S 2U Microphone / Line Tube Amplifier
The CA-286S single channel preamplifier is a standalone single channel 2U version of our larger CA-286 preamp module but with onboard power and a more streamlined control layout. It boasts the exact same European style circuit, tubes, transformers, and high-end components as its PS6 sibling but with a more elegant and user-friendly design. Simply put - The CA-286S is the easiest way to get those Hi-Fidelity EF86 tube tones into your studio.

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€2,241.32 (incl. VAT)

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Specifications
• 2U steel enclosure with integrated power supply
• CT-110HN Input and CT-41 Output transformers installed
• Negative feedback tone adjustment with LOW filter
• Two-stage dual EF86/6267 vacuum tube circuit
• 42db-60db of available gain
• Flexible input pad section for Mic or Line level operation
• 150 Ohm Mic input, 20k Line input, 600 Ohm output
• NOS tubes, signal caps & resistors, PEC 2W carbon pots
• Slow Ramping/Linear regulated Power Supply to prolong tube life
• Hand Built and Tested in the USA

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CA286S

Data sheet

Condition
New
Type
Tube Preamplifier
Application
Tracking & Mixing
Channels
Mono
Circuit
Tube
Inout transformer(s)
CT-110HN
Output transformer(s)
CT-41
Format
19"
Chassis
2 U
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1
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GC Audio is proud to introduce a new preamp that extends the GC Audio cartridges family - based on a, now classic, design by Jakob Erland, founder of Gyraf Audio and designer of many high-end studio gears like the G9 preamplifier or the G22 compressor.

Jakob Erland is universally recognized as one of the leading experts in tube hardware design. He is also very popular in the DIY community where he provides free help. The GY 4.5 Inherit cartridge is, as its name implies, a single channel of the famous Gyraf Audio Gyratec 9 preamp. Faithful to the original in every detail.

GC Audio GY 4.5 is a genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage, no solidstate component in the signal path, input/output balanced by high-end Lundahl transformers. The goal with this design is to achieve everything from a completely clean to a possibly very colorful sound imprint. All under the total control of the user. The most important aspect of this circuit is its very slow transition to overload - it has a sweet spot that seems to last for ages.

We recommend it e.g. for vocals, where by raising gain and lowering output volume, you can get a nice dense analog saturation without overloading your converters. This cartridge is a real creative tool.

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

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ACME Audio
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ACME Audio The Motown Tube Preamp
The year is 1966. Deep in the heart and soul of Detroit, a young, ambitious chief Motown engineer is tasked by legendary producer Berry Gordy to design a better way to record multiple guitar and bass instruments at once, with minimal bleed and no isolation.  His solution:  the 5-channel Motown input box – dubbed the “Motown guitar amp” by its creator.  James Jamerson’s magnificent performances, as well as Dennis Coffey, Bob Babbit, Robert White, Joe Messina and many more, were captured through this circuit from 1966 to 1972, and now, the MTP-66 Motown Tube Preamp is available in limited quantities to capture all of your most important tones.

Mcaudiolab
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McAudioLab TP1tp - Class A Tube mic Preamp / DI - single channel
The MCAudioLab TP1tp is a class A tube mic preamp and DI designed to deliver pure vintage tone while maintaining the high quality sonic performance required in modern productions.

From pristine fidelity with just a touch of tube character to fat and punchy rock tones, the TP1tp provides a wide palette of tonal options suitable for a variety of sources and genres, be it vocals, bass, guitar, or any acoustic source in both classical and pop/rock contexts.

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GC Audio
€2,914.00 (incl. VAT)
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GC Audio Inherit Rack + Gyraf Audio GY 4.5 Inherit Cartridge
GC Audio is proud to introduce a new preamp that extends the GC Audio cartridges family - based on a, now classic, design by Jakob Erland, founder of Gyraf Audio and designer of many high-end studio gears like the G9 preamplifier or the G22 compressor.

Jakob Erland is universally recognized as one of the leading experts in tube hardware design. He is also very popular in the DIY community where he provides free help.
The G4.5 Inherit cartridge is, as its name implies, a single channel of the famous Gyraf Audio Gyratec 9
preamp. Faithful to the original in every detail.

We recommend it e.g. for vocals, where by raising gain and lowering output volume, you can get a nice dense analog saturation without overloading your converters. This cartridge is a real creative tool.

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Hot-swappable Solid State or tube cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

Currently, 12 cartridges are available (more coming soon). They all offer a class A circuit:

  • RE 15: Reissue of the Amek RN15 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 11: Modern, high-gain monolithic preamplifier
  • RE 73: Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98: Reissue of the Amek 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR: Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 4K: Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system
  • GY 4.5: Genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage
  • Color Riser: module créatif complet offrant 3 étages de préamplification micro/ligne, traitement harmoniques et saturation à lampes
  • Compressor Riser: ue chaine complète de processeur de signal offrant 2 étages de préamplification micro/ligne et le presseur VCA complet de l'Analog Riser
  • Equalizer Riser: ue chaine complète de processeurs de signal offrant 2 étapes, Préamplification  micro/ligne et égaliseur paramétrique 3 bandes issu de l'Analog Riser

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

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Henry Engineering TALENTPOD II MIC & HEADPHONE CONTROLLER
Doing any remote broadcast is a lot of work.  Doing a sports remote with multiple announcers can be a real hassle!  You need to provide headphones for each announcer.  AND you need to mix Return (IFB or “back-haul”) into the local headphone feed.  AND each announcer wants a different mix…OR “can you put the IFB in my right ear only?”….OR some announcers don’t want to hear IFB at all….OR they want more volume… OR less volume!  WHAT A HEADACHE… You end up with a maze of equipment and a rat’s nest of wiring!

TALENT POD II to the rescue!  It’s the EASY and foolproof way to do remote broadcasts!

With Talent Pod iis, each announcer can control his own mic and headphones.  Need to mix Local and Return audio into headphones? Need a different mix for each announcer? Need to give off-air cues to just the “color guy”? No problem!  Talent Pod II does it all, without  DAs and complicated wiring!

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McAudioLab MP1 - High-quality discrete mic preamp and DI
MP1 is an high-quality discrete mic preamp and DI for the 500 Series rack standard designed by MCAudioLab.

The MP1 gives you everything you need in a mic pre. You get 60dB of clean gain, plus essential features like phantom power, a -20dB pad and phase reversal.

The MP1 excels at adding the right “color” to the input signal and extra warmth character thanks to its H/L MIC switch. This gives you a larger palette of “coloration” to add to the sound of your favorite microphones.

G
GC Audio
€1,762.80 (incl. VAT)
Avaialbility: In stock

GC Audio Inherit Rack + RE 11 Cartridge a reissue of the preamplifier of the famous British mixing board, the SSL 4K E Series. Many improvements have been made to achieve better results.Low noise Operational amplifier

  • Ultra low noise integrated preamp.
  • Integrated balancing IC
  • Great care on PCB Routing.

We recommend it for sound engineer looking for very clean recording with very low distortion and/or very high gain requirements.

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Hot-swappable Solid State or Tube cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

Currently, 12 cartridges are available (more coming soon). They all offer a class A circuit:

  • RE 15: Reissue of the Amek RN15 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 11: Modern, high-gain monolithic preamplifier
  • RE 73: Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98: Reissue of the Amek 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR: Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 4K: Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system
  • GY 4.5: Genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage
  • Color Riser: module créatif complet offrant 3 étages de préamplification micro/ligne, traitement harmoniques et saturation à lampes
  • Compressor Riser: ue chaine complète de processeur de signal offrant 2 étages de préamplification micro/ligne et le presseur VCA complet de l'Analog Riser
  • Equalizer Riser: ue chaine complète de processeurs de signal offrant 2 étapes, Préamplification  micro/ligne et égaliseur paramétrique 3 bandes issu de l'Analog Riser

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
Coil Audio
€2,241.32 (incl. VAT)
Availability : In stock

Coil Audio CA-286 Modular Microphone/Line Amplifier
The CA-286 preamp module is a tribute to the classic 1950’s and 60’s European two-stage amplifier made popular by Telefunken™, Langevin™, Collins™, and Gates™. The CA-286 excels in high fidelity recording applications providing the rich, detailed midrange often associated with vintage EF86 tube based preamps.

The CA-286 preamp module uses Coil Audio's CT-110 (optional) or CT-110HN (by default) and CT-41 output transformers, high quality capacitors, resistors, and NOS octal tubes and is powered by our PS6 Rack Tray and Power Supply, sold separately.

Preamplifiers
GC Audio
€1,104.00 (incl. VAT)
Availability: In stock

The GC Audio RE 73 cartridge for Inherit Rack is a reissue of preamplifier came out of the legendary British preamplifier, the NEVE 1073.

Many improvements have been made to achieve best features

  • Ultra Low noise transistor.
  • Great care on PCB Routing.
  • Carnhill VTB9045 High End shield version tranformer
  • Digital gain control

We recommend it for sound engineer looking for very punch and coloration recording.

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
Burl Audio
€2,465.56 (incl. VAT)
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Burl Audio B4 MIC PRE. AT LONG LAST… BURL Audio is proud to announce the new B4 4-channel MIC/LINE input and A/D converters daughter card for the B80 and B16 MOTHERSHIPs. The B4 boasts the new BX6 input transformer designed for true MIC/LINE input impedance. The B4 maintains a no compromise, class-A analog circuit, followed by the same ADC we use in the BAD8. Using a single B80 chassis, 40 input channels of audiophile MIC/LINE inputs can be realized. With digital control and SoundGrid or Dante, the B80 MOTHERSHIP with the B4 MIC/LINE daughter card is the ultimate studio grade stage box.

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GC Audio
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GC Audio Inherit Rack Bundle 1 includes the Inherit Rack and the following 4 Cartridges to offer 4 preamps in 1:

  • RE 73 : Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98 : Reissue of the Amek / Neve 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE 4K : Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Solid State or Tube insert cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
GC Audio
€2,122.00 (incl. VAT)
Availability: In stock

GC Audio Inherit Rack + RE 98 Cartridge a reissue of famous British mixing console preamplifier from the 90s, the Amek 9098. Many improvements have been made to achieve better results:

  • Ultra low noise SSM2212 paired transistors
  • Ultra low noise Operational amplifier: OPA1612
  • Great care taken to the PCB Routing
  • Lundhal 1585 balancing

Recommended for very quiet and clean recording with a subtle coloration on the top end.

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Hot-swappable Solid State or tube cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

Currently, 12 cartridges are available (more coming soon). They all offer a class A circuit:

  • RE 15: Reissue of the Amek RN15 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 11: Modern, high-gain monolithic preamplifier
  • RE 73: Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98: Reissue of the Amek 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR: Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 4K: Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system
  • GY 4.5: Genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage
  • Color Riser: module créatif complet offrant 3 étages de préamplification micro/ligne, traitement harmoniques et saturation à lampes
  • Compressor Riser: ue chaine complète de processeur de signal offrant 2 étages de préamplification micro/ligne et le presseur VCA complet de l'Analog Riser
  • Equalizer Riser: ue chaine complète de processeurs de signal offrant 2 étapes, Préamplification  micro/ligne et égaliseur paramétrique 3 bandes issu de l'Analog Riser

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
GC Audio
€2,122.00 (incl. VAT)
Availbility: In stock

GC Audio Inherit Rack + RE 15 Cartridge a reissue of the famous British mixing board's preamp, the NEVE VR.
Many improvements have been made to achieve better results.

  • Low noise Op-Amps
  • Great care on PCB Routing
  • Original Belclare TF10015 transformer balanced
  • Output symmetry manually calibrated to achieve optimized values

Recommend for very punch recording and warmth on low end.

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Hot-swappable Solid State or tube cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

Currently, 12 cartridges are available (more coming soon). They all offer a class A circuit:

  • RE 15: Reissue of the Amek RN15 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 11: Modern, high-gain monolithic preamplifier
  • RE 73: Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98: Reissue of the Amek 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR: Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 4K: Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system
  • GY 4.5: Genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage
  • Color Riser: module créatif complet offrant 3 étages de préamplification micro/ligne, traitement harmoniques et saturation à lampes
  • Compressor Riser: ue chaine complète de processeur de signal offrant 2 étages de préamplification micro/ligne et le presseur VCA complet de l'Analog Riser
  • Equalizer Riser: ue chaine complète de processeurs de signal offrant 2 étapes, Préamplification  micro/ligne et égaliseur paramétrique 3 bandes issu de l'Analog Riser

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
€805.00 (incl. VAT) €955.00
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Lindell Audio 18Xs MKII is a one channel transformer coupled Microphone Preamplifier, DI, Line Amplifier and Passive Pultec Equalizer. It’s an Class A design based upon our Hybrid amplifiers. (It can be upgraded with our Vintage OPA)

The Equalizer is our take on the magical classic Pultec design. It’s got 15db boost of the creamiest high end you’ve ever heard and the most punchy low end heard the 21th Century.

We have also incorporated our famous ”Mix Knob” from the 17X compressor. This means that you can parallel equalize your line input. This gives you more flexibility and a way of creating new tones….

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GC Audio
€5,890.00 (incl. VAT)
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GC Audio Inherit Rack Bundle 2 includes the Inherit Rack and the following 4 Cartridges to offer 4 preamps in 1:

  • RE 98 : Reissue of the Amek / Neve 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR : Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Solid State or Tube insert cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

Preamplifiers
GC Audio
€2,482.00 (incl. VAT)
Availability: In stock

GC Audio Inherit Rack + Graham Langley Cartridge co-founder of Amek and designer of many large format mixing consoles (Amek Mozart, Rembrandt, Angela, ... etc.).

A premium differential preamp composed of paired transistors and constant current sources. The unit is digitally controlled to isolate the analog signal path in the metallic  cartridge (and therefore separated from the radiation of the linear PSU). Common mode rejection and output balancing are manually calibrated to achieve optimized values. The resistive ratios are composed of low value in order to obtain an optimal EIN.

This preamp is perfect for user needing uncompromising sound pickup with a transparent and powerful result.

GC Audio Inherit Rack is an innovative modular microphone and instrument preamplifier that allows, thanks to different Hot-swappable Solid State or tube cartridges, to benefit from several types of preamplifiers, offering different tones and sound characters, in a single 2U 19" rack allowing to compare a wide range of sounds instantly.

Currently, 12 cartridges are available (more coming soon). They all offer a class A circuit:

  • RE 15: Reissue of the Amek RN15 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 11: Modern, high-gain monolithic preamplifier
  • RE 73: Reissue of the Neve 1073 preamp, unbalanced and balanced by an original Carnhill VTB9045 shielded transformer
  • RE 98: Reissue of the Amek 9098 preamp, very low noise discrete components, balanced by Lundahl 1585 transformer
  • RE VR: Improved reissue of the NEVE VR console preamp, de-balanced with a rebuilt Original TF10015 transformer, preamplified and balanced with a very low noise Op-Amp
  • RE 4K: Reissue of the SSL 4K E Series preamp, unbalanced by an original Jensen 115 transformer, preamp balanced by very low noise Op-Amp
  • Tube Heat: true high voltage tube preamp, unbalanced by transformer, no discrete components in the signal path
  • Graham Langley: Designed in collaboration with Graham Langley to create a preamp offering the most focused and accomplished preamp with its own unique signature, using the unique capabilities of the Inherit system
  • GY 4.5: Genuine tube preamplifier: Coming with two ECC82 running on high voltage
  • Color Riser: module créatif complet offrant 3 étages de préamplification micro/ligne, traitement harmoniques et saturation à lampes
  • Compressor Riser: ue chaine complète de processeur de signal offrant 2 étages de préamplification micro/ligne et le presseur VCA complet de l'Analog Riser
  • Equalizer Riser: ue chaine complète de processeurs de signal offrant 2 étapes, Préamplification  micro/ligne et égaliseur paramétrique 3 bandes issu de l'Analog Riser

The proprietary Inherit format keeps the sensitive part of the electronic design in a one-piece machined cartridge that acts as a Faraday cage to offer optimal electromagnetic shielding performance.

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Coil Audio CT-41 Line Input/Output Transformer
Based on a popular 1960's Peerless design. Frequency response is ruler flat from 20Hz to 30kHz, dipping just below 1db at 60kHz. Its smooth saturation imparts a rich, wooly, high fidelity sound to anything passing through it.

This transformer is pre-installed in the CA-70 and CA-286 output modules.

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Coil Audio CA-70 Modular Microphone / Line Tube Amplifier
The CA-70 preamplifier module pays homage to the classic American two-stage circuit invented by Western Electric in 1913 and manufactured by multiple companys from the 1930's through the 1950's – most notably RCA, Gates, and Langevin. This old octal tube circuit has a huge thick tone and is what many consider to be the quintessential “ old tube preamp ” sound.

The CA-70 preamp module uses Coil Audio's CT-110 or CT-110HN (by default) input and CT-41 output transformers, high quality capacitors, resistors, and NOS octal tubes. It's powered by Coil Audio PS6 Rack Tray and Power Supply.

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Coil Audio CA-70S 2U Microphone/Line Tube Amplifier
The CA-70S single channel preamplifier is a 2U standalone version of our CA-70 preamp module. Power is housed on board, and a streamlined control layout. It boasts the exact same American style circuit, tubes, transformers, and high-end components as its PS6 sibling but with an elegant, user-friendly design. Simply put, the CA-70S is the easiest way to get those classic heavy Octal tube tones into your studio.

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Coil Audio CA-286 Modular Microphone/Line Amplifier
The CA-286 preamp module is a tribute to the classic 1950’s and 60’s European two-stage amplifier made popular by Telefunken™, Langevin™, Collins™, and Gates™. The CA-286 excels in high fidelity recording applications providing the rich, detailed midrange often associated with vintage EF86 tube based preamps.

The CA-286 preamp module uses Coil Audio's CT-110 (optional) or CT-110HN (by default) and CT-41 output transformers, high quality capacitors, resistors, and NOS octal tubes and is powered by our PS6 Rack Tray and Power Supply, sold separately.

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Coil Auio PS6 Rack Tray & Power Supply
House and power up to six CA-70 a CA-286 modules. The PS6 Rack Tray and PSU is comprised of a 7U Rack Tray and a separate 2U power supply. The 'soft-start'/standby feature allows you to switch the Filament and B+ voltages on and off separately.

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Coil Auio CT-110 Nickel-Iron Input Transformer
Based on a punchy 1960's small signal coil. It's perfect for all-around use and excels at high transient material. The design gives it a very forward, rich mid-range, with smooth saturation in the highs and lows.

The CT-110 or CT-110HN transformers can be ordered for either CA-70 or CA-286 modules.

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