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Black Lion Audio Auteur 500 MkII

Preamp for 500 Series

  • Black Lion Audio Auteur 500 MkII
  • Black Lion Audio Auteur 500 MkII Side

Price: $299.00


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Product Description

The Auteur MkII 500 is one of the most “bang for your buck” 500-series preamps in existence! You get all of the sound of the rack version, but with the addition of a Hi-Z input! It features an ultra-fast input stage that captures lots of detail and nuance, and a signal path transformer that adds some “beef” on the way out. Once you hear the Auteur MkII 500, you’ll want to load your 500 rack full of ‘em!

Features

  • 500 Series format (500 rack required)
  • Single Channel
  • Ultra High-Speed Input Stage
  • Edcor Output Transformer
  • 67dB Gain
  • Phantom Power
  • Phase Switch
  • 13dBu Pad
  • Hi-Z Input

Specifications

  • Mic Section
  • Max Microphone Input Level: +1dBu
  • Input Impedance: 6000Ω
  • Pad: 13dBu
  • Gain (no pad): +16dB to +67dB
  • Equivalent Input Noise (noise floor):
  • -108dB
  • THD+N (@ +4dBu output):
  • .0046% @ +12dBu Gain
  • .0064% @ +24dBu Gain
  • .012% @ +32dBu Gain
  • .028% @ +40dBu Gain
  • .085% @ +50dBu Gain
  • .3% @ +62dBu Gain
  • Bandwidth (1kHz, 600Ω
  • unbalanced source, unweighted): 10Hz
  • to 30kHz
  • D.I. Section
  • Max D.I. Input Level: +18dBu
  • Input Impedance Balanced: 2.2MΩ
  • Input Impedance Unbalanced: 1.1MΩ
  • Pad: 13dBu
  • Gain: +16dB to +67dB
  • Equivalent Input Noise (noise floor):
  • -82dB
  • THD+N:
  • .011% @ +16dB Gain
  • .024% @ +24dB Gain
  • .15% @ +40dB Gain
  • 2.2% @ +67dB Gain
  • Bandwidth (1kHz, 600Ω
  • unbalanced source, unweighted): 10Hz
  • to 30kHz
  • Output Section
  • Max Output Level: +28dBu
  • Output Impedance: 600Ω
  • Power Supply
  • +/- 15v off 500 rack

Warranty Information

Our ONE WITH EVERYTHING ZEN WARRANTY adds a full year to the standard manufacturer warranty at no charge, see our ZEN WARRANTY page for details.

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