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Buzz Audio MA-2.2BTX Stereo Microphone Preamp - Black

True Class A discrete stereo microphone preamp - stepped Elma gain controls and a Lundahl amorphous core LL1684 output transformer
MFR# MA-2.2BTX-BLK

Product Description

The Buzz Audio MA-2.2BTX Preamp has all the same well-loved features as the standard MA-2.2B, but features a Lundahl output transformer, providing a warmer tone than the original.

The circuitry used in the MA-2.2B preamp was developed by Buzz Audio designer Tim Farrant in the 1990's and was dubbed "True Class A". The resulting BE40 series of amplifiers exhibit a very wide frequency response (into the megahertz ) and ultra-fast slew rates (140V/uS) even at 60dB of gain. These attributes, plus the inherently low distortion provide the exceptionally pure top-end sound of the MA-2.2B.

In addition, the over-engineered power supply design with localized Class A regulators for each amplifier stage supplies the grunt needed for an authoritative and accurate bottom end - it sounds tight and never overblown.

Features:

  • Lundahl amorphous core LL1684 output transformer
  • Functions are controlled with illuminated push button switches with "clickless" operation -- no more thumps on the output.
  • The gain pot has been replaced with a calibrated 24 position Elma switch for accurate stereo matching between channels.
  • Useful 19 segment peak output level meter.
  • Original audio and power supply design of the MA-2.2 has been retained.

Product Specifications

ConditionNew
Package ContentsBuzz Audio MA-2.2BTX Preamp
Unit Weight15.4 lb
Tube or Solid StateSolid State
ChannelsDual-Channel
Chassis19-inch Rack-mount
Rack Spaces1u
Input ConnectorsAnalog XLR
Output ConnectorsAnalog XLR

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