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Eden should offer a 1 RU preamp..

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Michael Vee, Nov 2, 2005.

  1. .. based on the newer WT-405 head preamp section.

    Those WT-390 and WT-405s really sound great. If you run the preamp out into a power amp, it's amazing (and I have.)

    I would gladly buy a WT-405 based 1 RU preamp if Eden does decide to offer it.

    Opinions, chiming ins, amens, you betchas?
  2. Kael


    Dec 26, 2004
    Oklahoma City
    So should Euphonic Audio...
  3. seaKamp


    Jun 30, 2005
    I love my navigator, I wish it were 1/2 RU. :bawl:
  4. Funky Doctor

    Funky Doctor

    Aug 28, 2003
    Avalon should offer one.
  5. kringle77

    kringle77 Supporting Member

    Jul 30, 2004
    Massena NY
    2nd the avalon
  6. Fretless5verfan


    Jan 17, 2002
    a 1 RU version of a millenia (Origin or otherwise) would be sweet too...if it's even possible.
  7. murphy


    May 5, 2004
    Toronto, Canada
    YES I totally agree... :hyper:
    It would be wicked and I would buy one :bassist:
  8. Doug Parent

    Doug Parent

    May 31, 2004
    San Diego, Ca.
    Dealer Nordstrand Pickups.
    Yes! David?
  9. Chef

    Chef Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    I have an eden wp100 navigator.
    I know it's 2ru, it's worth it for all the dang features!
    In a 4 space soft bag with a qsc/plx1602-BAM!
  10. RichSnyder

    RichSnyder Alien Audio / Mesa Fanatic!! Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2003
    Columbia, Md
    Not sure about 1U, but Eden is looking into developing a preamp based on the WP405:


    I think that would be a no-brainer purchase for me. I'm using an Acme Low B-2 8 ohm cab, so I really need a power amp. But I love the simplicity of the Eden preamp in the 405.
  11. Chef

    Chef Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    May 23, 2004
    Columbia MO
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
    I dunno...
    I went and looked at the ededn website, and I really appreciate the wp100's added features over the 405, especially the semi-para eq section, stereo v bridged, compressor features, DI features...

    just me tho, YMMV
  12. getz76


    Apr 3, 2005
    Hoboken, NJ
    I picked the WT-330 over the WT-500 at the time because I liked the solid-state preamp in the WT-330 over the more traditional Eden tube preamp. Personal preference; I thought the WT-330's preamp was cleaner and the WT-500 had an exaggerated "tube" sound (read, soft). That's just personal preference.

    I would consider purchasing a 1U rack preamp from Eden to throw in with my Demeter VTBP-201s, Kern IP-777, and SWR IOD.
  13. Bassosaurus


    Aug 27, 2005

    I'd actually like to see them kepp it 2ru but offer it w/ an 800, or so, watt power section.

    I like the features of that pre a lot, but haven't tried one. I like the Edens w/ the one pre tube.