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API A2D Mic Preamps

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1922
$3,489.00

Mic Preamps with Digital Output

Features:
  • A pair of signature API 312 Mic Preamplifiers
  • API 2510 and 2520 Operational Amplifiers
  • 20 Segment LED metering on both analog and digital sections
  • Mic and Instrument inputs
  • Polarity, phantom power, input pad, 2:1 transformer routing, Mic/Line switches
  • Six sample rate choices
  • Sync to external Work Clock with feed through BNC
  • External Super Clock input
  • Ability to be slaved with other A2D units
  • Insert point provided between analog and digital sections

The first API product with an integrated digital output, the A2D contains a pair of API 312 ...

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API 560 10 Band Graphic EQ

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1919
$1,359.00

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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API L200PS

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1939
$625.00

L200PS

Power Supply

Features

  • Tri-polar, +16v / -16v / +48V external power supply
  • Switchable to either 120 or 240 Volts
  • 50/60 Hz A/C
  • External replaceable primary fuse

The API L200PS supplies the power for both the 10 space 500VPR rack, and the 12 space L200R 200 series rack. Capable of powering ten API 500 series modules (or ten VPR-compliant modules), it delivers 1.4 amps of power to symmetrical +/- 16 volt rails. Featuring a totally linear design, its power is free of any artifacts which can arise out of switch-mode power supplies. Complete with current limiting and short-circuit protection, the ...

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API Lunchbox Rack Ears

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-2833
$120.00

Rack your lunchbox with API's American-made rack ears. Lunchbox Rack Ears are available for both the current production model lunchboxes (product number: 920-0859), as well as the previous model (product number: 920-0737). Made from aluminum and finished with a durable black coat, they're designed specifically to fit into your rack for a square, clean aesthetic. Note: Current models, which were produced after 2010, feature both XLR and DB25 connections and "HC" in the serial number on the back panel and measure 13.9" X 5.25" X 7.25”. Previous model lunchboxes will not list “HC” in the ...

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API 550B 4 Band EQ

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1918
$1,864.00

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 V14

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1947
$1,016.00

4 Band VPR 500 Format Equalizer

The JDK Audio V14 is an extremely high quality,; single channel 4-Band Equalizer designed for the popular API VPR500 Rack format.

The eq features continuously variable adjustment of frequency and gain on dual concentric pots, with an eq in/out switch.

Features:

4 bands of equalization modeled after the classic APSI model 562 EQ
Each band offers continuously variable control of frequency and gain
12 dB of boost/cut per band
All 4 bands are peak/dipping parametric configuration
Custom transformer balanced output
High headroom +24 dB clip level
Designed to fit API's ...

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API L200R

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1940
$715.00

12 Slot 200 Series Module Rack

Features:
  • Holds 12 API Vision or Legacy Plus L200 series modules
  • XLR Jacks for Inputs and Outputs, Pin 2 Hot
  • TT Jacks for side chain / Aux Out / Mic In, etc.
  • Powered by API external L200PS Tri-polar, +16v / -16v / +48V external power supply
  • 100 to 250 volts 50/60 Hz AC, front panel LED
  • 19" rack mount, 2U tall
  • Sturdy, vented steel chassis

API's L200 Rack features a level of flexibility designed to meet the needs of the discriminating engineer/producer. Module interchangeability has always been an API standard and the L200 system follows ...

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API R24

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1944
$1,740.00

2 Channel 4 Band EQ

The JDK Audio R24 Dual Channel, 4-band equalizer, features two identical channels of equalization in a rack mounted unit with internal power supply. The eq features continuously variable adjustment of frequency and gain using individual controls.

Features:

4 bands of equalization modeled after the classic APSI model 562 EQ
Each band offers continuously variable control of frequency and gain, using separate knobs
12 dB of boost/cut per band
All 4 bands are peak/dipping parametric configuration
Custom transformer balanced output
Fully balanced 1/4" and XLR input and output
High headroom +24 dB clip ...

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API 500-6B Lunchbox

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1912
$1,009.00

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 3124+ 4-Channel Mic Pre

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1923
$4,659.00

Discrete 4-Channel Mic/Line Pre, plus DI

Features
  • Uses API 2520 Op Amps
  • Classic API console circuit
  • Four female XLR mic inputs
  • Four front panel 1/4" Hi Z instrument inputs
  • Front panel polarity switches
  • Front panel -20dB pad switches
  • Front panel mic/instrument switches
  • Front panel 48V power switches
  • Outputs clip at +28dBu

The API 3124+ is a high quality, compact, 4-channel mic preamp. It is equipped with the RE-115 K mic input transformer and the proprietary API output transformer found in the 512c single mic pre and throughout the API product line. The unit has an internal 48-volt ...

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API 512c Discrete Mic / Line Pre

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1914
$1,359.00

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 2500 Stereo Compressor

  • Brand: API
  • Item ID: SKU-1921
$4,795.00

Stereo Compressor

Features:
  • API 2520 Op Amp
  • Variable threshold between -20dBu and +10dBu
  • Selectable ratio, attack and release times
  • Patented THRUST® selectable high-pass filter before RMS detector
  • Variable link between left and right channels
  • Old "feed back" or new "feed forward" compression
  • Soft, medium or hard knee for easy to sharp compression
  • Auto or manual gain make up
  • 1/4" balanced side chain inputs
  • Output clips at +28dBu

The API 2500 Stereo Bus Compressor allows adjustment of sonic qualities to alter the punch and tone of the stereo mix. One of the 2500's notable qualities is its use of ...

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