Samson S-Max MD2 Passive Stereo DI Box

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Product Ref: 69351

  • Dual Samson STLX Mu-Metal Shielded Transformers
  • Steel-Chassis, Impact-Resistant Construction
  • Dual 3-Position Attenuation Switches
  • Dual 1/4'' And Thru Inputs
  • Stereo/Mono Sum Switch

Samson S-Max MD2 Passive Stereo DI Box

The Samson MD2 Passive Stereo DI Box is a combination of two direct boxes housed in a single case.The box itself is constructed from a 14-gauge steel chassis, making it able to withstand the rigors of consistent live use. Ideal for a variety of live sound and recording applications, the MD2 provides you two of Samson's STLX Mu-Metal shielded transformers that produce an extended, flat frequency response with minimum distortion and protection again hum and RF interference.

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Durable Stereo DI Box

The MD2 is one of the most unique DI boxes available, effectively combining two premium direct boxes in a single case providing high-quality signal connection for a range of live and recording applications. This is ideal for converting unbalance stereo line levels or instrument signals from a range of different instruments. As well as providing exceptional audio quality and signal connection, the MD2 is as durable as it is useful. Constructed from a 14-gauge steel chassis, the MD2 can withstand the rigors of extensive live use in a range of different settings, making it perfect for live performances. The rugged outer shell protects the internal components such as connections, switches and more, ensuring a quiet and reliable performance at all times.

Thru Jack And Custom STLX Transformers

In addition to its rugged construction and stereo components, the MD2 features two of Samson's STLX Mu-Metal shielded transformers which produce an extended, flat-frequency response minimising any distortion and protecting against RF interference and humming. The balanced outputs provide exceptional clean signals which are ideal for longer cable runs. The MD2 also features a 30-position attenuation switch for each input as well as a Stereo/Mono sum switch, allowing you to switch between line and speaker level signals for the ideal signal level.

Additionally, the MD2 provides you with dual thru jacks which allows you to tap off the signals from the input source and pass the channel the signal to amplifiers or other devices without affecting the original signal. As well as the thru jacks there are also dual 1/4'' jacks for connecting the box to external devices.


  • All-metal, impact resistant design
  • Dual Samson STLX Mu-Metal shielded transformers
  • Stereo/Mono sum switch
  • Dual 3-position 0dB/-10dB/-20dB attenuation switches
  • Dual Ground Lift switches
  • Dual 1/4" Inputs and Thrus
  • Dual balanced XLR outputs
  • No Phantom or Battery power required
  • Frequency response of 18Hz–40kHz ±0.1dB


  • Type: Stereo Passive Direct Box
  • Frequency Response: 18Hz to 40kHz ±0.1dB
  • Maximum Input: +20dBu 0.35 THD
  • Dynamic Range: >100dB @ Balanced Output
  • Noise Floor: -117dB
  • Total harmonic distortion:
  • Input impedance: 400kΩ (Stereo Switch Position) >10k (Mono Switch Position)
  • Output Impedance: 250Ω ±20
  • Transformer: Faraday Shielded Transformer
  • Transformer Ratio: 15:1
  • Input PAD Switch: 0dB, -15dB, -30dB
  • Ground Lift Switch: Disconnects XLR pin-1 (Output)
  • Stereo/Mono Switch: Sums stereo inputs to both outputs
  • Connectors: 1/4” Phone Jack, unbalanced (In & Thru) XLR, balanced (Output)
  • Construction: 14 gauge steel chassis
  • Dimensions: 6.1” x 3.93” x 1.92” 155mm x 100mm x 49mm
  • Weight: 946g (2.08lb)

For more information on the Samson MD2 please refer to the PDF files above.