API 512C Discrete Mic / Line Pre Offering low noise (-129 EIN) and 65 dB of gain, the 512c includes phantom power, and switchable polarity, -20 dB pad and Mic or Instrument/Line selector. Front panel XLR and 1/4 inch connectors combined with rear panel mic access allows for additional flexibility when installed into an API lunchbox®, API's 10 position 500V vertical rack, or an API console. The API 512c remains faithful to the circuit designs of API's founder, Saul Walker.
Fully featured and still hand assembled, the 512c carefully preserves the original sound character that made it so much a part of the early days of recording. Offering high headroom and a wide variety of inputs and input access points, it is equally at home in the commercial recording studio as it is in the home project studio.The 512c Mic/Line Preamp makes use of the 2520 op-amp and therefore exhibits the reliability, long life, and uniformity which are characteristic of all API products. Mic preamplifier with 65dB of gain. Line/instrument preamp with 50dB of gain. LED VU meter for monitoring output level. Traditional API fully discrete circuit design.
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Damage from mis-use or loss is not covered under the Platinum coverage. The item "API 512C Best Selling 500-Series Discrete Microphone Preamp" is in sale since Thursday, August 23, 2018.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips". The seller is "rspe_audio_solutions" and is located in North Hollywood, California.
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