Black Lion Audio Auteur MKII Twin Channel Preamp

$490.00 (excluding VAT)

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Estimated delivery: 5th - 10th October

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

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Estimated delivery: 5th - 10th October

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

Once the product is delivered, you have 30 days to decide that you definitely want to keep it. If you decide it is not suitable for any reason, you can return it back to us for replacement or full refund, including standard delivery charges.

All Products are new unless stated, and include a minimum of 2 years warranty.

Some items are only eligible for money back guarantee if they are returned to us unused and sealed in the original packaging, and in the case of software, unregistered. These items include:

  • Software
  • CDs & DVDs
  • In-ear Monitors
  • Earplugs and Ear Protection
  • Mouthpieces, Reeds etc… for Woodwind and Brass instruments
  • Mouth / Lip Care Products

We are unable to accept returns of any custom made items designed to work together as a unique package, such as computer system built to a customer’s personal specifications. Exceptions may only be possible with prior agreement of the vendor, and may be subject to a cancellation fee.

  • Dual-Channel Microphone Preamp
  • Edcor Output Transformers
  • Extended Frequency Response
  • Built-In Phantom Power
  • Phase Switch & 10dBu Pad

Black Lion Audio Auteur MKII Twin Channel Preamp

Details
The Black Lion Audio Auteur MKII Twin Channel Preamp is a compact, dual-channel microphone preamplifier with built-in Phantom Power and Edcor output transformers. The Auteur has long been a keystone in a lot of studios, providing the perfect combination of transparency and colour. The Auteur MKII builds on the success of the original, mastering the balance between vintage and modern day preamp units. The revamped gain stage produces a higher gain as well as minimising noise and distortion, with an extended frequency range for optimal audio quality. The Auteur MKII Preamp is ideal for both vocal and instrumental performances, providing a clear yet rich sound that will cut through any mix.

Product Ref: 86921

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Best Of Both Worlds

Building on the success of the original Auteur model, the Auteur MKII Twin Channel Preamp provides the perfect balance between vintage grit and warmth with modern day sheen. The extended frequency response and revamped gain stage all help to contribute to the stellar audio quality the Auteur MKII produces. Providing grit and colour to any input, the Black Lion Audio Auteur MKII Preamp also includes built-in Phantom Power for connecting studio-grade condenser microphones. The preamp also includes an Edcor output transformer for optimal audio performance, ensuring you capture every nuance of your source audio while retaining its natural harmonic qualities.

Versatile Applications

The Black Lion Audio Auteur MKII Twin Channel includes an XLR microphone input as well as a TRS Line Output (balanced) ideal for a range of audio sources. The Auteur MKII is perfect for a range of recording applications from drums and electric guitars to vocal performances and more. The revamped gain stage also ensures lower noise and lower distortion for optimal audio quality and performance value. In addition to the built-in Phantom Power, the preamp includes a Phase Switch and a 10dBU pad for added convenience.

Features

  • Dual channel
  • Ultra high-speed input stages
  • Edcor Output Transformers
  • 65dB Gain
  • Extended frequency response
  • Low distortion & noise
  • Phantom Power
  • Phase Switch
  • 10dBu Pad
  • XLR Microphone Input
  • TRS Line Output (balanced)

Specifications

Mic Section
  • Max Microphone Input Level: +1dBu
  • Input Impedance: 6000 Ohms
  • Pad: 10dBu
  • Gain (no pad): +14dB to +65dB
  • Equivalent Input Noise (noise floor): -108dBu
  • THD+N (@ +4dBu output):
    • .0033 percent @ +10 dBu Gain
    • .0054 percent @ +24 dBu gain
    • .0112 percent @ +32dBu gain
    • .027 percent @ +40 dBu gain
    • .078 percent @ +50dBu gain
    • .21 percent @ 62dBu gain
  • Bandwidth (1kHz, 150Ω source, unweighted): 10Hz to 30kHz
Output Section
  • Max Output Level: +28dBu
  • Output Impedance: 600 Ohms
General
  • Power Supply: 24VAC, 500mA External Supply
  • Dimensions: 9.5” x 6.5” x 1.75”
  • Product Weight: 1.45 kg (3.2 lbs)
  • Shipping Dimensions 13” x 11” x 5”
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 kg (5.5lbs)
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