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Countryman Type 10S Stereo Direct Box

Stereo version of the Type 10 direct box delivering industry-leading technical performance with the highest SNR, lowest phase deviation, and lowest distortion of any DI
MFR# DT10S

Product Description

The Countryman Type 10S Stereo Direct Box is a two-channel version of the Type 10 direct box, delivering industry-leading technical performance with new features to meet the unique needs of stereo and two-channel users. As always, every Countryman Direct Box is built unreasonably tough, because life on the road and in the studio is rarely reasonable. When it comes to outrageous ruggedness, Countryman can't be beat!

CONNECTED AND PROTECTED

Use the rock-solid transformer isolation of the Type 10S to eliminate hum, buzz, and RF interference from your long XLR runs.

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE

The Type 10S achieves the highest SNR, lowest phase deviation, and lowest distortion of any DI. Some boxes achieve low distortion over a narrow range of frequencies and levels, but end up coloring the low frequencies and distorting loud signals. The Type 10S maintains exceptionally low THD and IMD across the entire audio band, and for a wide range of input voltages, rendering your sound with extremely high fidelity.

VERSATILE

Conditions on the road are not always ideal—noisy electrical systems, mix boards positioned across a stadium with low input impedance and low or no phantom power for your box. The Type 10S has rock solid isolation and is designed to drive any board across hundreds of feet of cable whether or not you have phantom power. That means that whatever environment you’re in, your sound will be consistently great.

NDESTRUCTABLE

Like the Type 85, the Type 10S is armored inside and out, with a molded core wrapped in an extra thick architectural aluminum housing. The switches and connectors are fully recessed. The electronics are just as tough—the Type 10S shrugs off static spikes and will survive with the input connected directly to 110 V or 220 V line voltage.

PURE AND SIMPLE

The legendary Type 85 achieves greatness partly through its simplicity: no unnecessary roll-off switches or EQ options. With the Type 10S, Countryman kept it simple while adding some new features that can really help you on the road. Handle sizzling hot outputs from active keyboards using the -15 dB pad with virtually immeasurable distortion. Use the edge of a coin to access the battery. Check the battery voltage and monitor the quality of the phantom power with the flip of a switch.

Product Specifications

Condition New
Width 4 in
Height 2 in
Depth 6.25 in
Unit Weight 1.9 lb

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As advertised totally transparent right across the frequency spectrum.

By Tony C on April 7, 2022

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