Golden Age Project Pre-573 MKII

Preamp

  • 500 Module based on the Golden Age Project Pre-73 MK2
  • Gain range: -15 To +80 dB
  • Mic input impedance switchable between 1200 and 300 Ohm
  • 48V Switchable phantom power
  • Phase reverse
  • Switchable AIR mode
  • DI input
  • Version: 500 Rack module

Further Information

Pre-Amp Yes
48 V Phantom power Yes
compressor No
limiter No
equalizer No
De-Esser No
other processors No
Rack/Frame No
supplies No

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Affordable pre, which is a step up from interface pre amps.
Thomas D. 763, 23.08.2013
The Golden Age 573 is a great pre and the most affordable API 500 series pre I could find. Although it is no Neve it is an affordable way of building a palette of sounds to chose from, I like the way how you can drive it hard, but attenuate the signal coming out. I rated high because I think that at this low price you can't beat it unless you are building your own pre's like the Classic APIs. One thing I did miss on this was a pad switch trying a condenser on a snare drum I couldn't turn the gain down enough for it to be useable. If you are looking for a cheap pre that will give you a thicker sound than your interface pre's this is for you. On a side note I have heard that by upgrading the transformers to Carnhill's it greatly improves the sound making it more orignal to the Neve 1073.
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This is amazing
Shadrin, 24.02.2018
Great value for the money. Best in price range for sure
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