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Sadowsky Bass Preamp DI/Phantom Yes/No?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Alan Ace Cooper, Dec 9, 2012.


  1. Alan Ace Cooper

    Alan Ace Cooper Supporting Member

    Jan 6, 2004
    Northern Virginia, USA - 13 mi
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing artist: Devon Basses, DR Strings, EMG pickups, Bag End Cabs
    So... I have a recently aquired Sadowsky Bass Preamp DI. Although it is not powered by phantom, does anyone know if the unit can be damaged if Phantom is accidentally turned on?

    I have a friend who lost his Radial Bass Tone Bone to Phantom. I have the EBS Micro Bass II, which does a lot but sometimes I need a smoother sounding DI. The Sadowsky fits this situation nicely. I just want to make sure it does not get damaged.

    I sent a note to the Sadowsky website/email but I have not received a response.

    Thanks
     
  2. Got2SadowskyNYC

    Got2SadowskyNYC

    Dec 5, 2012
    Nashville, TN
    Disclosures:
    Artist: Sadowsky, Bag End, Visual Sound, Pedaltrain, George L
    How long ago did you send the email?

    I'd be surprised if Roger didn't protect it against this. I'm even more surprised the Radial didn't
     
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  4. Alan Ace Cooper

    Alan Ace Cooper Supporting Member

    Jan 6, 2004
    Northern Virginia, USA - 13 mi
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing artist: Devon Basses, DR Strings, EMG pickups, Bag End Cabs
    Hey Got2 -

    It had to be Saturday the 2nd or Sunday the 3rd when I sent the email.
     
  5. Got2SadowskyNYC

    Got2SadowskyNYC

    Dec 5, 2012
    Nashville, TN
    Disclosures:
    Artist: Sadowsky, Bag End, Visual Sound, Pedaltrain, George L
    Send it again. They are usually pretty prompt.

    If you're in the US. Call.
     
  6. Alan Ace Cooper

    Alan Ace Cooper Supporting Member

    Jan 6, 2004
    Northern Virginia, USA - 13 mi
    Disclosures:
    Endorsing artist: Devon Basses, DR Strings, EMG pickups, Bag End Cabs
  7. Got2SadowskyNYC

    Got2SadowskyNYC

    Dec 5, 2012
    Nashville, TN
    Disclosures:
    Artist: Sadowsky, Bag End, Visual Sound, Pedaltrain, George L
    Hey. I talked to Kevin at Sadowsky today about something else. Your question came to mind.

    It IS protected against phantom.
     
  8. Got2SadowskyNYC

    Got2SadowskyNYC

    Dec 5, 2012
    Nashville, TN
    Disclosures:
    Artist: Sadowsky, Bag End, Visual Sound, Pedaltrain, George L
    Ah. I didn't notice your a fellow Bag End endorser
     



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