BLA – B12A MK II Mic Pre

API 512 type Mic Pre in 9,5" standalone format. Bang for the buck.

Features

  • Let to right:
    • Power on / off
    • 48V Phantom Power
    • Phase Switch
    • Pad Switch – 18dB
    • Gain +26 to + 70dB
    • Hi Z input engage
    • Hi Z jack input
  • Specs:
    • Max Output Level 28dB
    • Equivalent Input Noise (noise floor): -120dBu
    • Bandwidth (1kHz, 150Ω source, unweighted): 10Hz to 30kHz
    • Max D.I. Input Level: +18dBu
    • Hi Z Input Impedance: 1.1MΩ

 

 

€ 490,-
Price excl. VAT
excl. shipping

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Inspired by the classic American rock sound of the original API® 312A, the B12A MKII delivers the high-end sound and rugged quality you’d expect from B.L.A., at an amazing price! The B12A MKII is a single-channel microphone preamp in the style of an API® 312A, and features an upgraded input transformer, higher gain, and lower noise than the original B12A. It also features an output transformer, a Hi-Z input, phantom power, pad, phase, and is housed in a 1U, 1/2 rack chassis.

What happens when you take the stately B12A and add some extra special sauce? You get the B12A MKII! With a titillating Cinemag input transformer, less noise, and more API®-style gain than ever before, the B12A MKII will sweeten your preamp collection for years to come! According to Phil O’Keefe at Harmony Central, “Black Lion Audio’s B12A MKII is one of the best ways to get into a 312A style preamp at a reasonable price,” (full review here). Get ready to hear what you’ve been missing!