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M5 or U5.

Discussion in 'Recording Gear and Equipment [BG]' started by Marvinisbass, Jan 26, 2006.

  1. M5 or U5? which one why and etc.
  2. Used in what setting? Studio? Live? The M5 is a mic pre and the U5 is a DI.....
  3. BassJunkie730


    Feb 3, 2005


    It's more economical, and it still sounds excellent for bass.
  4. Looks like the M5 can accept an instrument signal too although it's a mic pre. I owned a U5 and it kicked a$$ for bass both for recording and as the pre in my rig. Wish I still had it sometimes.....
  5. U5 - it is THE solution for bass, imo! Avalon rocks!
  6. SteveC

    SteveC Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota
    I miss my U5. :crying: