The original 1073 has been used on countless recordings, and many consider it to be the ultimate preamplifier for capturing rock and roll mojo. Warm Audio's WA73 is a faithful recreation of that classic British tone, and at a fraction of the cost of the original or many of the countless reissues that exist today. 80dB of gain and a fully discrete balanced signal path that incorporates a Carnhill transformer, the WA73 is perfect for dialing in tone during both the recording and mixing stage. Pair it with just about any microphone and listen to it sing today!
Features and specs:
SINGLE CHANNEL, CLASS A, '73-STYLE BRITISH MICROPHONE PREAMP UK MADE CARNHILL TRANSFORMERS HAND WIRED, HAND ASSEMBLED 80DB OF GAIN - RESISTOR STEPPED GAIN SWITCH FULLY DISCRETE TONE BUTTON - CHANGES INPUT TRANSFORMER IMPEDANCE FOR VARYING TONE POLARITY SWITCH 48V PHANTOM POWER 4 POSITION INDUCTOR BASED HIPASS FILTER - 50, 80, 160, 300 HZ XLR MIC INPUT LINE LEVEL TRS INPUT TS SEND/RECEIVE INSERT JACKS XLR & TRS LINE LEVEL OUTPUTS DIRECT IN, INSTRUMENT INPUT OUTPUT CONTROL LED LEVEL INDICATION 19" RACKMOUNTABLE GROUND LIFT SWITCH INTERNAL IEC 115V/230V POWER INLET