Mackie Big Knob Passive

Monitor Controller

  • For up to two monitor pairs and two stereo sources
  • Passive +4 dB signal path without separate power supply unit
  • Large volume control
  • Switch for mute, dim, mono, monitor and signal source
  • 2 Stereo line inputs: 6.3 mm jack balanced
  • 2 Stereo monitor outputs: 6.3 mm jack balanced
  • Steel casing

Further Information

Number Of Monitoring Outputs (Stereo) 2
Headphone connection 0
Talkback Function No
Built-in AD / DA converter No
Incl. Remot control No
Level Meter No
Number of 2 track inputs 0
Summing Function No
Surround No
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Great use, but possibly faulty unit?
Alex Djuran, 16.03.2020
I purchased this because I wanted to purchase a pair of secondary reference monitors and needed a fast and easy way to switch between the pair. This seemed like a fantastic way to do it but I do have one complaint with it. Running pink noise trough my new speakers, I noticed that ever since wiring the speakers trough the Big Knob, the left speaker seemed to be noticeably quieter than the right speaker. I checked this without the Big Knob, and the issue went away instantly. It could be a bad cable, but I do think it had more to do with the unit itself. I might return it, but the convenience of changing is holding me back. Purchase with caution!
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It's ok
Maiole, 16.03.2020
It doesn't color the sound (how could it? it's passive) but the pot is a bit scratchy. It's built like a tank tho. AND IT'S SUPER CHEAP
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Studio Must Have
ricryan, 03.04.2020
great monitor controller, invaluable after adding it to the studio, so cheap and such a great piece of gear. Mono at the touch of a button and also a safety of a mute and dim button in case of a system freeze and audio howl around etc.
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tomast, 18.05.2020
I have noticed a frequency resposne change with Dim function, when using balanced line signal. When I used a headphone out on my Audient iD4 instead the problem goes away and there is no noticeable noise to justify using balanced signal anyway.
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