Mic, Line, and Instrument Inputs. Up to 80 dB of Gain. Phantom Power and Polarity Switches. Wired and Assembled by Hand. The Warm Audio WA73 is a single-channel, Class-A microphone preamp designed to provide up to 80 dB of gain for engineers, producers, musicians, and vocalists in mobile-recording rigs and home, project, and commercial studios.
It features custom Carnhill transformers and is wired and assembled by hand to deliver the sound and functionality of classic British'73-style preamps. Its inputs include balanced XLR and 1/4" TRS jacks and one front-panel 1/4" TS instrument input. Input impedance, polarity, ground lift, and phantom power are switchable.
Connect an outboard compressor or equalizer via the 1/4 TS insert send and return jacks. Balanced XLR and 1/4 outputs are fed by an output level control and allow compatibility with most audio interfaces and mixing consoles. The selectable high-pass filter can be set to 50 Hz, 80 Hz, 160 Hz, or 300 Hz for management of unruly bass frequencies. Single-channel, Class-A mic preamp wired and assembled by hand.Created through years of R&D, careful reverse-engineering, and countless hours of auditioning. Designed to function and sound like a classic'73-style preamp. Fully discrete, transformer-balanced signal path. Custom Carnhill transformers saturate sweetly when pushed. Tantalum and polystyrene capacitors in the signal path and an output transistor choice that is smooth in high-gain settings. Balanced XLR and 1/4 inputs and outputs. Front-panel 1/4 TS instrument input. 1/4 TS insert send and return. Output control with 5-segment LED meter. Inputs: 1 x XLR 3-pin (balanced), 1 x 1/4" TRS (balanced), 1 x 1/4" TS (unbalanced). Outputs: 1 x XLR 3-pin (balanced), 1 x 1/4 TRS (balanced). High-Pass Filter: Off, 50 Hz, 80 Hz, 160 Hz, or 300 Hz. Gain Range: Up to 80 dB. Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz (±0.5 dB). Equivalent Input Noise: -111 dBu (unweighted). Power Requirement: 115/230 V, 50/60 Hz. Dimensions: 19.0 x 1.8 x 6.0 / 48.3 x 4.4 x 15.2 cm.
Weight: 9 lb / 4.1 kg. Specialties: 1 x 1/4 TS insert send. 1 x 1/4 TS insert return. 1 x 5-segment LED meter. Switches for phantom power, polarity, impedance, input source, insert, power, and ground lift.Warm Audio WA73 Single-Channel Microphone Preamp. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips". The seller is "el_centro_music" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam.