Radial JD6 Six-Channel Rackmount DI Unit

$1,145.00 (excluding VAT)

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Estimated delivery: 1st - 3rd October

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

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Estimated delivery: 1st - 3rd 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.

  • 6-Channel Passive DI Box For Live & Studio Applications
  • Jensen Audio Transformers Ensure Consistent High Performance
  • Capable Of Handling Extreme Signal Levels Without Distortion
  • Front & Rear Connectivity Provides Wealth Of Routing Options
  • Same Incredible Audio Signal Path As World-Renowned JDI

Radial JD6 Six-Channel Rackmount DI Unit

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The Radial JD6 Six-Channel Rackmount DI Unit provides you with a rackmountable high-performance direct box solution, perfectly suited to both live and studio applications. Equipped with premium Jensen audio transformers and MuMETAL shielding, the JD6 utilises the same exceptional audio signal path as the world-renowned industry-standard JDI. The JD6 is capable of handling extreme signal levels without distortion, whilst the front and rear panels feature a wealth of connectivity options for a wide selection of routing choices. The unit is completely passive, requiring no external power to operate, whilst ensuring that hum and buzz is completely eliminated thanks to galvanic isolation from the inputs to the outputs. The JD6 is perfect for use with everything from keyboards and drum machines, to electronic drums, bass guitars, CD players and computers. With such a diverse array of features and and options, the JD6 vows to be one of the finest rack DI units available.

Product Ref: 113252

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Potential Applications

  • With 4 Stereo Sources: The front-panel RCA switch allows you to switch between sources, such as a computer or CD player, with your keyboards making the JD6 incredibly effective when used in large touring rigs
  • On Stage: Use channels 1 and 2 to patch in a stereo master keyboard via the front panel and connect your rackmount synths and modules using the rear panel connectors
  • In The Studio: The JD6 is perfect for patching in all kinds of instruments. It features the same exceptional audio signal path as the world-renowned Radial JDI, but with 6 channels

Features

  • Enhanced features on channels 1 and 2 for flexibility in the studio and live on stage
  • RCA jacks on 1 and 2 allow you to connect CD players and consumer products with ease
  • -15dB pad reduces input level for ultra hot signals
  • Low-pass filter provides HF roll-off at 8kHz to remove noisy hiss from old equipment and computers
  • Merge engages a passive mixer that sums the input and thru jacks together to save mixer channels
  • Isolated XLRs made from rugged glass-filled nylon
  • ID labels are perfect for use with wax pencils for easy setup and troubleshooting
  • Switching jacks on channel 1 and 2 that switch from back to front when the front jacks are used
  • Floating channel design provides 100% isolation between channels
  • Welded 14-gauge steel construction ensures maximum durability on the road and when in use
  • External ground screw allows the JD6 to be grounded to the rack
  • High-quality Jensen transformers featuring nickel cores fr the best signal transfer, and MuMETAL shielding for protection against EMI
  • Isolated 1/4'' jacks maintain the floating ground design for less noise
  • Internal ground switches on each channel allow you to float or connect the ground to the chassis
  • Military-grade PCB with steel stand-offs for years of trouble-free performance

Specifications

  • Audio Circuit Type: Passive, transformer-based
  • Number of Channels: 6
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz (+/-0.2dB)
  • Dynamic Range: 135dB
  • Maximum Input: +21dB at 20Hz
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.05% from 20Hz - 20kHz at -10dB
  • Phase Deviation: 0.3° at 100Hz, 3° at 20Hz
  • Input Impedance: 140kΩ, unbalanced
  • Output Impedance: 150Ω, balanced
  • Transformer: Jensen JT-DBE, 12:1 ratio
  • Shield: MuMETAL can with internal Faraday shield
  • Input Pad: -15dB
  • Construction: 14-gauge steel chassis and outer shell
  • Finish: Durable powder coat
  • Power: Passive, no power required
  • Conditions: For use in dry locations only between 5°C and 40°C
  • Dimensions: 19'' x 6.25'' x 1.75'' / 483mm x 159mm x 45mm
  • Weight: 3.6kg / 8lbs

Connectivity & Controls

  • Merge: Sums left and right sources to mono (Ch. 1 and 2 only)
  • 180° Polarity Reverse: Inverts absolute phase
  • Ground Lift: Disconnects pin-1 at XLR output
  • XLR Configuration: AES standard (pin-2 hot)
  • Connectors (Ch. 1 & 2):
    • RCA L/R in
    • 1/4'' in & thru
    • XLR-M out
  • Connectors (Ch. 3 - 6):
    • 1/4'' in & thru
    • XLR-M out