Gear Reviews

Tube Channel

Mic Preamp

A.R.T.

The Tube Channel ($499) is a single rack space unit, which features a tube mic preamp; an optical compressor; and a four channel, tube-based parametric EQ. Inputs and outputs are XLR and 1/4-inch. Loops are provided between each section for routing flexibility, direc inputs and outputs and inserting other processing gear. Metering includes: preamp drive and gain reduction LED arrays and a backlit output level VU meter. Applied Research and Technology, 215 Tremont Street, Rochester, NY 14608; http://www.artroch.com


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