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FS: Avalon U5 15th Anniversary Black

Discussion in 'For Sale: Amps, Preamps, and Cabinets' started by darkbass, Nov 15, 2012.

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    darkbass Supporting Member

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    Offering 1 Avalon U5 in Pristine condition.
    No rack ears, original box and docs.
    Seeking $495 delivered.

    Here's some stuff to read:



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    Vibrant, Powerful Sound!
    With the Avalon U5 high-voltage DI Preamplifier you can conjure the sweet, vivid sounds your recordings deserve. A unique combination of passive tone selector and variable gain preamp and filter, the U5 accepts a wide variety of signal levels and instruments, everything from acoustic guitars to active bass guitars and keyboards. You'll be astounded at the magic you'll be able to work with the U5 in your studio. Tons of sonic character! This limited-edition version sports a sleek black finish and blue lights.

    Avalon U5 Limited 15th Anniversary Edition Instrument DI and Preamplifier Features at a Glance:

    Circuit topology: 100%-discrete, high-voltage Class A
    Gain: Switched 3dB steps (maximum gain +30dB)
    Input impedance: 3-Mohm unbalanced (single ended)
    Maximum input level: +24dBu unbalanced, 400w speaker input
    output connectors: 2 x XLR (pin 2 hot, electronic balanced)
    Maximum output level (Class A): +30dBu DC coupled, balanced 600 ohms (mic and line out)
    Headphone output: 0.5W/600 ohms
    Noise 20kHz unweighted: -100dBu minimum gain position
    Distortion THD, IMD: 0.1% at +10dB
    Frequency response, -/+0.5dB: 5Hz-100kHz
    Frequency response, -3dB: 1Hz-500kHz (input band limited)
    High cut filter: -3dB at 8kHz minimum phase design
    Tone selector: 6-position rotary switch (all passive filters)
    AC power: Internal toroidal AC supply
    Dimensions: 8.5" x 3.5" x 12"
    Weight-Packed: 12 lbs.
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    Awesome DI for a great price! Free bump!
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    Is this still here?
    Free bump for ya
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    Unbelievable Unit!
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    One of these is next on my list (can't afford one at the moment) of gear acquisitions. I had the pleasure of recording through one last weekend and it was simply the best direct sound I've ever gotten.

    BUMP!
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