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LaChapell 583E Tube Microphone Preamp with EQ front
LaChapell 583E Tube Microphone Preamp with EQ

LaChapell 583E Tube Microphone Preamp with EQ

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MPN: 583E
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The LaChapell 583E is a tube mic pre with EQ that works with any 500 series chassis. The 583E tube mic pre has an EQ section that can function in series with the preamp or independently as a preamp and an EQ. The 583E tube mic pre features a single channel vacuum tube preamplifier with LaChapell's proprietary TrueTube™ technology. TrueTube delivers 250V to the tube, properly powering it so that it operates at its full potential. Most other tube designs for the 500 series leave the tube starved for power. Cinemag input transformers, Jensen output transformers and other high quality components have been carefully selected to ensure the signal chain is not compromised.

In addition to the preamp, the 583E features an ultra-clean EQ section. It can follow the preamp or operate as a separate module. Address either of the two XLR inputs on a 500 series chassis to access either the preamp or the EQ or both in series.

The EQ draws from the LaChapell 503 500 series module. It features the same very low distortion signature with minimal phase deviation. Perfect for tracking or mixing, the 583E tube mic pre with EQ is great on any source.

LaChapell 583E Features

  • Two modules in one: EQ section can operate immediately following the tube preamp section, or as its own separate module
  • Dual Drive knobs dial in sounds from pristine to warm and harmonically rich
  • TrueTube™ 250V power
  • Pad switch provides -20dB gain resolution and works with Dual Drive knobs
  • VPR alliance certified
  • Front panel Hi-Z input
  • 583E tube microphone preamp with EQ1
  • Mounting screw packet1
  • Amplifier
    • Internal Gain (microphone): 72dB
    • Internal Gain (Hi-Z): 52dB
    • Max. Output Gain: +26dBu (1% THD+N)
    • Frequency Response: 10Hz - 50kHz (-3dB)
    • THD+N: variable 0.050% - 10%
    • Noise (EIN): -121dB (150Ω load)
    • S/N Ratio @ 30dB Gain: 87dB
    • Input Impedance (microphone): 1500Ω
    • Input Impedance (Hi-Z): 100kΩ
    • Output Impedance: <50Ω
    • Tube Complement/Type: 1/ea 12AX7
  • EQ
    • Noise Floor: -90dB
    • THD+N: 0.014%
    • Frequency Response: 10Hz - 50kHz
    • Cut/Boost Range: ±8dB
    • Max. Input: >24dB
    • Input Impedance: 48kΩ
    • Input/Output Type: transformer-less
    • Output Impedance: 50Ω
    • Power Requirements: 248mA

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