Empirical Labs EL9 Mike-E Channel Strip featuring CompSat

$47 / Weekend $104 / Month

Key Features:

  • Mic Preamplifier with super low noise & stepped gain switching.
  • Built in Direct Box
  • 'Colored' 80Hz High pass filter emulates the warm low-frequency cut of vintage equalizers.
  • Phase Switch to invert the audio signal 180 degrees.
  • CompSat offers both a musical Compressor/Limiter and a unique tape-like saturation circuit
  • Emphasis high-frequency emphasis system softens high-frequency 'pile-ups' and further the color of the Mike-E
  • Mix Control allows the blending of the Compressed/Saturated signal with the clean unprocessed "Dry" signal
  • Frequency Response: 3 Hz to 200 kHz on (No CompSat), 3Hz - 150Khz (w/ CompSat) Optional Transformer output is 6Hz-80kHz.
  • Signal to Noise - 130 dB signal to Noise.at 40dB gain
  • Maximum output is +28dBu
  • Distortion Ranges between .0006% and 15% depending on mode and settings
  • Transformer coupled Input, Active and Transformer Outputs available
  • High quality audio caps used internally
  • Input Impedance is 600 Ohms. Output impedance is less than 38 ohms
  • Attack/Decay Ranges - .9 - 100mS attack. .15 - 1 Sec.