DBX 286 S

Microphone processor

  • Studio / Live microphone preamp
  • 48V Phantom power, de-esser, enhancer, compressor and expander gate
  • Design: 19", 1U
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Channels 1
Number of microphone inputs 1
Instrument input No
Tubes No
Compressor/Limiter Yes
Equalizer No
De-Esser Yes
Phantom power Yes
Phase Reverse No
External effect loops Yes
Analogue Outputs Jack
Digitale Outputs None
Headphone connection No
Level Meter Yes

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OneFlash, 31.01.2020
I'm on the second unit, first one broken on warranty, got repaired, and has broken again out of warranty (~3 years)

Bought the second one because i think that's the perfect piece of equipment for my microphone adjustments, that comes at a really low cost comparing to other mic preamps that don't have that much features.
And if it will break again i will buy the 3rd unit. Hope not :)).
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Adonis Storr, 07.11.2017
Was interested in getting this as it fit my purposes for killing two birds with one stone - a pre amp and a compressor.. However in future I would get seperate units. This is a wonderful device - it does exactly what it says it will.. however having studied a little more I think I would transfer the pre amplified signal into an EQ before putting into a compressor. If you have the money then I recommend doing this as I think you would achieve a better sound. On the other hand I was trying to save money and still, the audio out of the box is of undoubtable quality. If you're looking to save money, or especially for voiceovers I think this is a great cheap alternative, however if you're looking to make a more serious long term investment I would go with seperate units.
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So far so good with my SM7B
Georgy B, 11.03.2020
Great little addition to my home studio haven't tried all the features yet but quality is definitely there, also has enough gain for SM7B but as I had FetHead using as addition and gain sits comfortably at around 30/35. All in all really happy with a product and fast delivery from Thomann, great customer service! Many thanks
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Very satisfied!
Dooing, 16.02.2020
All right. All the products our local companies imported were 110v in total, so I couldn't buy them. Later, I happened to find this site and bought it in 240V version. It was delivered safely and the power cord arrived just right for 240v. I'll give you nine out of 10 points for durability, stability, sound quality and effectiveness. All the functions in one piece are what I need, so I'm satisfied.
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