Warm Audio WA-73EQ - Microphone Preamp and Equalizer. Brand New - Un-opened box. I have (2) of these left that we did not use for a new studio we helped set up.
Please note one of the boxes has a small tear in the right corner when it was received but is not damaged. Discounted price for quick sell. Warm Audio WA73-EQ Mic/Line/Instrument Preamp and EQ Features. Handwired and hand-assembled, single-channel 1073-style preamp/EQ.Fully discrete, Class A, transformer-balanced circuitry. 80dB of gain handles any type of microphone, including low-output ribbons. Resistor-stepped rotary gain switch for easy recall. Tone button changes input transformer impedance for mic optimization and tonal shaping. 4-position inductor-based highpass filter, selectable for Off, 50, 80, 160, or 300Hz. Low-band boost/cut at 35, 60, 110, or 220Hz. Mid-band boost/cut at 360, 700, 1600, 3200, 4800, or 7200Hz. High-band boost/cut at 10, 12, or 16kHz. Additional high-band frequency EQ points added (compared to vintage 1073). XLR and TRS line-level outputs. Internal IEC 115V/230V power inlet. The WA73 Family of preamps are "Desert Island" boutique preamps but can also be classified as studio and live work-horses. The classic 1073 is known as a versatile tool that works with all kinds of microphones from Condenser, to Dynamic, to Ribbon. The WA73 Family equally shines on all types of microphones and sources including; vocals, acoustic/electric guitars, bass, drums, percussion, orchestras, keyboards, and even as a tone shaping tool to run partial or complete mixes through. With 80dB of gain, fully discrete Carnhill Transformer balanced signal path, and versatile 3 band inductor EQ - there's no recording, mixing or engineering task the WA73-EQ can't handle. The 1073 Legend Lives in Warm Audio's Splendid WA73-EQ. The legendary 1073 wrote the book on characterful mic preamplification and EQ. These venerable circuits helped define the punchy sound of'70s rock - and countless recordings and live concerts ever since. Today, this coveted tone can be yours for a song, with the Warm Audio WA73-EQ mic/line/instrument preamp. In both design and performance, the WA73-EQ pays homage to the revered British console lineage that started it all. Throughout the audio industry, the 1073 is considered the holy grail of preamps and EQs, with a rich, sweet, and bold tonality that's ideal for making audacious statements with your music.
After years of R&D, painstaking reverse-engineering, and countless hours of listening, Warm Audio captured the sonic essence of this classic perfectly in their boutique WA73-EQ. With 80dB of gain and a fully discrete transformer-balanced signal path, the sound is a revelation: harmonically rich bottom end, focused midrange, and slightly resonant highs. Boasting weapons-grade build quality with discrete, handwired Class A circuits and top-drawer parts such as UK-made Carnhill transformers and Blore Edwards mil-spec, dual-concentric switch pots, the WA73-EQ has 80dB of gain on tap so you can capture subdued sources with your favorite ribbon mic.Your ribbons and condensers will sound heavenly; you'll even be gobsmacked when you hear how authoritative your dynamic mics sound. Cranking the input stage and backing off the output gain enhances your tracks with tasty vintage-style coloration. Topping off the feature set is an instrument jack, polarity reverse, 48V phantom power, and switchable impedance for tonal variation and to optimally match a variety of microphones. The item "Warm Audio WA-73 EQ Single Channel British Style Mic Preamp" is in sale since Thursday, August 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips". The seller is "salesforseasons" and is located in Orlando, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.