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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

    BassJunkie730

    Feb 3, 2005
    Brooklyn
    U5,

    Why?

    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 Supporting Member

    Nov 12, 2004
    North Dakota