ART USB Dual Tube Pre Preamp - Nearly New

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  • Latency-free Monitoring
  • Stereo Optical Compressor
  • +48 Volt phantom power
  • S/PDIF output
  • USB connectivity

ART USB Dual Tube Pre Preamp - Nearly New


The USBDualTubePre is the ultimate compact dual channel tube preamp for any basic recording system. Capable of operating as a standalone unit with USB audio interface, or as an expander for any digital system with s/pdif digital input, each channel in the USBDualTubePre delivers superior tube tone in a fully featured input strip.

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Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
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Final payment: £8.65
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Final payment: £12.41
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Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website and is not available in store or via phone currently.

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Each input of the USBDualTubePre has independent input gain control and output level, phase inversion, low frequency roll-off, true 48v phantom power and a user defeatable opto-compressor circuit capable ensuring superior dynamic control or any input source.

For monitoring, an 1/8-inch TRS mini headphone jack with level and monitor mix controls allow latency free local monitoring of the inputs while recording as well as playback monitoring of audio mix via the USB bus. The monitor mix is also routed to the 1/4-inch TRS balanced outputs with separate level control for control room monitor source.

The USB interface is fully USB compliant. No special drivers are needed.


  • Two channel Tube based Mic/Instrument preamp computer interface
  • Extremely low noise discrete front end with variable input and output controls
  • Advanced optical output compressor to simplify recording and prevent overload
  • USB connectivity to desktop and laptop computers
  • S/PDIF output for expanding inputs on digital workstations and computer interfaces
  • Latency-free Monitoring Mix and Level controls
  • Balanced XLR for lo-Z applications and 1/4" hi-Z inputs for instrument DI applications
  • Separate Gain, Phase Invert, Low Cut Filter and Compressor switches on each input
  • Selectable Dual or Stereo operation of output controls
  • Switch selectable Inserts on each channel
  • Insert jacks provide a preamp direct out for each channel
  • Stereo/ Dual operation of Optical Compressor
  • Mono switch for single input monitoring
  • S/PDIF Sample Rate switch selectable between 44.1K and 48K
  • Precision LED metering of both the preamp and A/D sections
  • Built-in low noise +48 Volt phantom power supply
  • Compact, stackable all aluminum chassis

Please note, the original boxing and manual are scuffed, otherwise the unit itself looks and operates as new. It was returned unwanted by a customer under our 14 day money back guarantee.

This is a great opportunity to buy a fully functioning, nearly new product at a discounted price, supplied with a one year warranty.