Focusrite Red 1 500 Series Microphone …

Focusrite Red 1 500 Series Microphone  ...Focusrite – Focusrite Red 1 500 Series Microphone Pre
Focusrites Red Range was a direct development of Rupert Neves designs created for Sir George Martins AIR studios in 1985. The range rapidly gained legendary status following its release in 1993 and the Red 1 soon became a sought-after mic preamp in the worlds top studios, thanks to its ability to get the best from almost any microphone and its unique, signature Focusrite sound.Featuring the same circuit topology and components (where available) as the original transformer-based 1993 Red 1 mic pre, based in turn on the original designs for AIR Studios, and proudly made in England, the Red 1 500 Series Mic Pre offers the same performance as the original Focusrite Red microphone preamplifier but in an increasingly popular format: the 500 Series, or Lunchbox portable modular system. Its ideal for mobile/location use as well as in the studio.If you love the Lunchbox format and you want to bring that special Focusrite Heritage Sound into your studio, then Red 1 500, with its signature red anodised aluminium front panel, is for you.Red 1 500 offers a compact interface to digital recording systems or for location recordings as well as convenientOriginal Red circuit topology and components500 Series “Lunchbox” formatLundahl LL1538 Input TransformerCarnhill custom output transformerGrayhill gold-plated mil-grade gain switchSuitable for virtually any microphoneBacklit VU meter with switchable calibrationPolarity invert and +48V phantom power
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