Field Test: Geoffrey Daking MicPreEQ

By Kevin Becka | Jan 01, 2004

In the early 1990s, when Geoffrey Daking heard that many engineers were growing increasingly dissatisfied with newer audio gear, he decided to find out why.

Field Test: Peavey Kosmos Pro

By Barry Rudolph | Dec 01, 2003

Kosmos Pro is an expanded version of Peavey's original Kosmos subharmonic enhancement system.

Field Test: De Medio DME103 Mic Pre

By Erik Zobler | Dec 01, 2003

The DME103 Microphone Preamp is manufactured by Frank De Medio, who has a long history of circuit and console design. In the late 1960s, he partnered with Wally Heider to design and install...

Field Test: Manley Laboratories SLAM!

By Barry Rudolph | Nov 01, 2003

The SLAM! (Stereo Limiter And Mic pre) defies categorization, combining an updated version of Manley's stalwart ELOP opto-limiter with a new FET-based brickwall limiter and two Class-A preamps with...

Field Test: Focusrite ISA428 Pre Pack

By Kevin Becka | Nov 01, 2003

Recently, Focusrite has offered a product line aimed at the home studio. However, as the $1,995 ISA428 can attest to, the company has not forgotten its high-end roots.


By Mix Staff | Nov 01, 2003

M-AUDIO TRANSIT USB Audio Interface M-Audio's new Transit audio interface offers an inexpensive and easy way to add up to 24/96kHz stereo digital I/O to any USB-equipped (Version 1.1) computer.

TC Electronic Reverb 4000

By Barry Rudolph | Aug 01, 2003

Producers and recording engineers recognize that only a handful of digital reverbs are worthy of the title “main reverb.” These are all great-sounding units that can adapt to any source, from...

Chandler Limited LTD-1

By Barry Rudolph | Aug 01, 2003

The Chandler Limited LTD-1 is so close to the original 1073 Neve module that it's almost scary.

Universal Audio 6176 Channel Strip

BY BARRY RUDOLPH | Jun 01, 2003

Universal Audio's Model 6176 Channel Strip is a two-rackspace unit containing one channel from UA's Class-A 2-610 tube mic preamp and a UA 1176LN peak limiter. This “natural” combination gets even...


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