High-quality discrete mic preamp and DI
MP1 is an high-quality discrete mic preamp and DI for the 500 Series rack standard designed by MCAudioLab.
The MP1 gives you everything you need in a mic pre. You get 60dB of clean gain, plus essential features like phantom power, a -20dB pad and phase reversal.
The MP1 excels at adding the right “color” to the input signal and extra warmth character thanks to its H/L MIC switch. This gives you a larger palette of “coloration” to add to the sound of your favorite microphones.
A Direct Input jack connector is right on the front panel. Add punch and warmth to your instruments thanks to an all-discrete transistor, Class A circuitry, driving the Hi-Z input. You will capture every tone, all the armonic content, every single detail !!
The MP1 is an essential mic preamp in the world of professional studios, because of its unique signature sound and its ability to perform with any microphone.
A high-performance built-in 816 Op-Amp combined with MCAudioLab’s unique accurate electronic circuitry returns impressive S/N at any level.
You can use the MP1 preamp with your condensers, dynamics and ribbon mics, too. This module is hand-made and using classic discrete (non SMD) electronics components, like every MCAudioLab product.
The MCAudioLab MP1 mic preamp features the a Lundahl input transformer. This ultra-high-quality transformer gives its unique character and further improved by the ‘L/H’ switch.
MP1 in short
Sonically flexible microphone preamplifier in 500 Series format
Excellent sound quality and flexibility should make this a great preamp for any project
suitable for virtually any microphone
Ultra-flexible thanks to the H/L MIC switch
You get warmth, punch and open, airy high end
MCAudioLab quality in a super-compact format
An essential kit in the world’s top studios, thanks to its ability to perform with any microphone.
- Lundahl transformer-coupled balanced input
- Continously variable gain control up to 65dB
- Suitable for virtually any microphone
- MCAudioLab’s 816 built-in discrete op-amps
- switchable PAD, Polarity reverse, 48V phantom power
- Transformerless Hi-Z input
- 4-LED peak meter
- Illuminated pushbutton switches
- MP1 fits any third-party 500 Series frame