TritonAudio FetHead

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Microphone Preamp

  • For dynamic and ribbon microphones
  • Extremely low-noise Class A JFet amplifier
  • 27 dB gain (@3 kOhm load)
  • XLR 3-pin female to XLR 3-pin male
  • 4 Coordinated JFets

Note: Requires 24 - 48 V phantom power and does NOT transfer phantom power to the microphone.

Further Information

Channels 1
Number of microphone inputs 1
Instrument input No
Tubes No
Compressor/Limiter No
Equalizer No
De-Esser No
Phantom power No
Phase Reverse No
External effect loops No
Analogue Outputs XLR
Digitale Outputs 0
Headphone connection No
Level Meter No

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Getting +25 dB Gain with RODE Procaster + Rodecaster Pro
Dr D, 15.11.2019
Before I had the TritonAudio Fethead connected to my Rode Procaster microphone, I had to set the pre-amp gain to + 35 dB on my Rodecaster Pro interface. Now with the Fethead between the mic and the audio interface, I have the gain set to just 10 dB. Overall the sound quality is virtually the same. I can barely hear the Noise Gate activation with the Fethead attached, however the EIN floor is -130 dBu with the Fethead, as opposed to the Rodecaster Pro EIN of -125 dBu. Therefore, I have slightly better SNR (Signal-to-Noise Ratio) as the signal is stronger at lower pre-amp gain, plus the noise floor is lower, by around 5 decibels. The sound quality is extremely clean when recorded directly into my computer using Adobe Audition. So, I am very pleased with this product - it improves my input noise and means that I need very little audio interface gain to get a decent sound output.
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Does the job & small footprint!
JDeligero, 21.05.2020
I bought this head with an sm7b and this works like a charm. Boosts my signal and doesn't raise the noise floor (At least from what I hear).

It is a very small preamp so I'd advise folks to be careful if you are going to be constantly taking it out of your mic as it is very easy to lose.
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If you have dynamic microphones this is very useful
Lightning Dragon Studios, 10.06.2019
Use: For Boosting the output of dynamic and ribbon mics by up to 27db
It does this well in a small form factor that's easy to carry
and fits almost anywhere
it's also well made being made almost entirely out of metal
Pros: works as it should without negatively affecting the sound
Great with dynamic mics that need lots of gain Shure sm57/58 and sm7b etc.
Cons: while it increases the gain without negatively changing the sound it's only as good as the equipment you use with it, it is not a preamp upgrade it only gives the preamps you have more gain range
Overall: i would recommend it
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Great and efficient mic Pre
Alfred Housman, 09.01.2020
I recently bought this pre for a rather silent Shure sm7b, most audio interfaces in the market can't properly drive the mic without introducing a fairly consistent amount of noise. The Fethead boosted the signal by 27db, which is a more than decent amount to achieve a clean and trasparent recording. I would highly suggest it first of all for its simplicity and size. It's a great no-nonsense pre that will do exactly what it says. I'll look forward to test it with my other dynamic mics.
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