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500 Series format chassis and signal processing modules.


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Solid State Logic E-Series Dynamics 500 Series Module

  • Brand: Solid State Logic
  • Item ID: SKU-1838
$1,399.00

E-Series Dynamics Module for API 500 format racks

The new E Series Dynamics Module for 500 Series racksreproduces the legendary sonic signature of an early 80's classic, the SL 4000 E console channel strip, which was featured on countless 1980's recordings. The E Series Dynamics Module features a compressor/limiter and an expander/gate, both of which return faithfully to the circuitry and key components which define the sound of the original SL 611E Series channel strip. A true RMS converter is used in the side chain while the gain element is an all discrete design identical ...

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Solid State Logic G-Series Bus Compressor 500 Series II

  • Brand: Solid State Logic
  • Item ID: SKU-1839
$3,499.00

Stereo Bus Compressor module for 500 format

The legendary sound of the SSL Stereo Bus Compressor has been glueing mixes together for 35+ years...it is now available for the 500 format rack.

Often imitated but never equalled, the centre section compressor from the 1980's G-Series analogue console is an audio production legend. It is a simple unit with a simple purpose; it makes complete mixes sound bigger, with more power, punch and drive. It brings cohesion and strength to your mix without compromising clarity. To this day it remains a key element of the SSL sound and has ...

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API 500-6B Lunchbox

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1912
$1,299.00

API 500-6B Lunchbox 6-slot with built-in Power Supply

Features

  • Holds 6 API standard modules
  • Rack Ears available for rack mounting
  • 215mA per slot
  • DB-25 connectors for easy input and output connection
  • XLRs to access channels 7 and 8 of the multipins
  • Power rail LED indication
  • Self-Powered, 100 to 250 Volts switchable, 47 to 63 Hz
  • Rubber feet & carrying handle for portability
  • Rugged steel chassis
  • Perfect for remote recording of Vocalist and Instruments

The API 500-6B lunchbox is a 6-slot rack designed to accept all API standard 5.25" X 1.5" modules. This quality allows an engineer the flexibility ...

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API 500VPR

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1913
$1,749.00

10 slot Rack with Power Supply

The API Model 500VPR is powered externally by a tri-polar power supply and is designed to accept API standard format 5.25" X 1.5" modules. The 500VPR is internally wired for PIN 2 hot, and comes with the API L200PS. The input/output jacks are both XLRs. The 500VPR can hold up to ten API modules. API makes several modules to fit this rack, including the 550A, 550b, 560, 525, and 512c. Like all API products, the 500VPR rack enjoys API's standard 5 year warranty.

NOTE: Older API 560A series equalizers used ...

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API 512c Discrete Mic / Line Pre

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1914
$1,599.00

Discrete Mic / Line Pre

Features
  • Mic Preamp with 65 dB of gain
  • Front and Back Panel Mic Input Access
  • Line/Instrument Preamp with 50 dB of gain
  • Front Panel Line/Instrument Input
  • LED VU meter for monitoring output level
  • 20 dB pad switch, applies to mic/line/instrument
  • 48v Phantom switchable power
  • Traditional API fully discrete circuit design
  • Uses the famous API 2520 Op-Amp

The API 512c is a mic / line / instrument preamp designed to provide a low noise, unusually good sounding front end for all types of audio systems. Sonically, it offers the distinct API sound at an extremely ...

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API 527 Compressor/Limiter

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1916
$1,949.00

Compressor/Limiter

Features

  • Audio circuit uses the 2510 and 2520 Discrete Op Amps with transformer output
  • Continuously variable detented Threshold control
  • Continuously variable detented Attack and Release controls
  • Continuously variable detented Ratio control
  • Output Fader level control
  • 10 segment VU/Gain Reduction meter with selector switch
  • Overload LED
  • "Link" switch for multiple unit interdependent compression linking
  • "New"/"Old" switch for feed-forward or feed-back compression
  • "Hard"/"Soft" compression curve knee switch
  • Patented THRUST® switch for frequency dependent side chain control
  • "IN" switch with hard relay bypass when in the "Out" position

The API 527 takes it's place alongside the ...

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API 550A 3 Band EQ

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1917
$2,099.00

Discrete 3 Band EQ

Features

  • 3 bands of classic API equalization
  • Each band offers 7 API selected frequency centers
  • Reciprocal and repeatable filtering
  • Maximum 12 dB of boost/cut per band
  • EQ Band 1 and 3 offer shelf/peak switching
  • "Proportional Q" narrows filter Q at extremes
  • Traditional API fully discrete circuit design
  • High headroom +30 dB clip level

Few equalizers enjoy the respect and admiration of the coveted API 550A. Designed by the now-legendary Saul Walker in the late '60s, the discrete 550A was first used as a modular OEM equalizer. As the industry rapidly embraced the sonic quality ...

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API 550B 4 Band EQ

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1918
$2,299.00

Discrete 4 Band EQ

Features

  • Four bands of our famous sounding equalization
  • Each band offers seven API selected frequency centers
  • Reciprocal and repeatable filtering
  • 12 dB of boost/cut per band
  • EQ band 1 and 4 offer shelf/peak switching
  • "Proportional Q" narrows filter Q at extremes
  • Traditional API fully discrete circuit design
  • High headroom +30 dB clip level
  • Re-issue of 1967 API 550 EQ with an extra band

Based on API's original 550 from the late '60s, the API 550b is a continuation of the EQ that played a major role in the history of music recording, but ...

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API 560 10 Band Graphic EQ

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1919
$1,699.00

Discrete 10 Band Graphic EQ

Features
  • 10 bands of API proprietary equalization
  • Familiar graphics operation on one octave centers
  • 12 dB of boost/cut per band
  • "Proportional Q" narrows filter Q at extremes
  • Additional resolution within the ±4 region
  • Center detent for reliable reset
  • Silent bypass button
  • Based on the original 1969 API 560 EQ

Originally conceived for use in API consoles of the '60s and '70s, the 560 is a unique device designed to accomplish tasks that no other EQ can. Extremely fast to set and reset using accurate zero detents, the curve shaping potential of the 560 remains ...

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Neve AMS 1073-LB

  • Brand: Neve AMS
  • Item ID: SKU-1975
$1,849.00

Launched in 1970, the 1073 is the first choice of leading producers and artists, delivering the unique Neve sound on some of the most famous recordings of the past 40 years. The big, punchy sound of the 1073 complements any musical genre – from rock to pop, hip-hop to rap, thrash to classical.

And now it is available for your LunchboxTM

Designed and manufactured in England, the 1073LB retains the unique sonic characteristics of the original 1073 Classic microphone preamplifier by using the same architecture, matching components and original hand-wound transformers. And it delivers it in a modern and portable ...

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FMR Audio FMR RNC500

  • Brand: FMR Audio
  • Item ID: SKU-2189
$549.00

RNC500:

 

• Single-channel, 500-series version

   of the RNC.

• Balanced input & output.

• Linkable for stereo operation.

• Maximum input/output levels of

  +28dBu.

• Overcurrent protection circuits 

   safeguard 500-series rack operation

   in case of power supply faults.

 • 24-bit arithmetic for smoother

   compression.

 • SuperNice & Normal modes.

 • Accurate signal level metering via

   power-saving "dot" gain-reduction

   display.

 • Sealed, C&K subminiature toggle

   switches.

 • Blue-anodized, machined aluminum

   knobs.

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FMR Audio FMR RNLA500

  • Brand: FMR Audio
  • Item ID: SKU-2190
$549.00

RNLA500:

 

• Single-channel, 500-series version

   of the RNLA.

 • Balanced input & output.

 • Linkable for stereo operation.

   • Maximum input/output levels of

  +28dBu.

 • Overcurrent protection circuits 

   safeguard 500-series rack operation

   in case of power supply faults.

  • 24-bit arithmetic for smoother

   compression.

 • Linear & Logarithmic Release modes.

  • Accurate signal level metering via

   power-saving "dot" gain-reduction

   display.

 • Sealed, C&K subminiature toggle

   switches.

 • Red-anodized, machined aluminum

   knobs.

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