Home > Rack Gear > Preamps >

A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module

A Designs EM Silver
A Designs EM Silver
 
List Price: $750.00
Our Price: $675.00


Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Product Code: 8148



The following items are included FREE:

 

A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module

The A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module features a custom-wound steel output transformer which gives you a slightly darker sound than the other preamps in the line, adding a distinctive tonal flavor that's useful in any mix.

The A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module has a darker tone than the A Designs P1, A Designs EM Red, and A Designs EM Blue. The A Designs EM Silver's sound is based on a custom-wound steel output transformer, which makes it an excellent match for ribbon microphones since steel transformers were widely used in the early days of recording and broadcast - it was the combination of steel transformer and ribbon mic that gave broadcasters and singers that “Voice of God” sound that has lit up so many vocal recording and the amplified spoken word for decades.

The A Designs EM Silver features a 20dB pad, phase switch, 48V phantom power, aluminum gain knob, and thumb screws for easy install and un-install.

Part of a colorful line

The A Designs "EM Series" is a twist on their popular Pacifica based P1 Module. Each color (Silver, Blue, Red, and Gold) has its own sound, which is accomplished by using different custom wound output and input transformers. This gives you a large palette of preamp "coloration" to add to the sound of your favorite microphones or instruments.

A good partner for ribbon mics

The A Designs EM-Silver is a good match for ribbon microphones, partly due to the fact that steel transformers were widely used in the early days of recording and broadcast along with ribbon microphones.

DI input

Another feature of the A Designs EM Silver is a "DI" (direct inject) for use with electric instruments, making it a great pre for bass guitar and keyboards. The A Designs EM Silver is also useful for kick drum miking applications.

A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module Features

  • 20dB pad
  • Phase button
  • 48V phantom power
  • Cast aluminum knob
  • Thumb screws (for easy install and un-install)Solid construction
  • Includes DI input
  • Custom-wound transformers (input and output)
  • Original design
  • Red LED indicator for phantom power

Click here to view all A Designs products


You may also need...
A Designs PEQ 500-Series EQ Module Rupert Neve 517 Portico 500-Series Preamp/DI/Compressor Mogami Gold Studio Microphone Cable (25 Foot) Roll Music Tubule RMS5A7 500-Series Tube Preamp
Our Price: $1,045.00

Add
Our Price: $850.00

Add
Our Price: $69.95

Add
Our Price: $975.00

Add
A Designs PEQ Rupert Neve 517 Mogami Gold Microphone Cable Roll Music Tubule RMS5A7
LaChapell Audio 503 3-Band 500-Series EQ Little Labs VOG 500-Series Analog Bass Resonance Tool Radial JDV 500-Series Active Direct Box Burl Audio B1D 500-Series Microphone Preamp
Our Price: $700.00

Add
Our Price: $440.00

Add
Our Price: $449.99

Add
Our Price: $875.00

Add
LaChapell Audio 503 Little Labs VOG Radial JDV-LB Burl Audio B1D
Burl Audio B1 500-Series Microphone Preamp Great River Harrison 32EQ 500-Series EQ A Designs P1 500-Series Preamp Module Radial EXTC 500-Series Guitar Effects Loop
Our Price: $875.00

Add
Our Price: $775.00

Add
Our Price: $795.00

Add
Our Price: $299.99

Add
Burl Audio B1 Great River Harrison 32EQ A Designs P1 Radial EXTC
True Systems PT2-500 500-Series Microphone Preamp Grace Design m501 500-Series Microphone Preamp A Designs EM Silver 500-Series Preamp Module Aston Origin Condenser Microphone
Our Price: $649.00

Add
Our Price: $675.00

Add
Our Price: $675.00

Add
Our Price: $269.00

Add
True Systems PT2-500 Grace Design m501 A Designs EM Silver Aston Origin
Radial Workhorse 500-Series Summing Rack LaChapell Audio 583E 500-Series Tube Preamp A Designs EM Blue 500-Series Preamp Module Great River MP-500NV 500-Series Preamp
Our Price: $1,399.99

Add
Our Price: $1,475.00

Add
Our Price: $675.00

Add
Our Price: $795.00

Add
Radial Workhorse LaChapell Audio 583E A Designs EM Blue Great River MP-500NV
LaChapell Audio 583S MK2 500-Series Tube Preamp Rupert Neve 543 Portico 500-Series Mono Compressor Mogami Gold TRS to Female XLR Cable (3 Foot) Radial JDX 500-Series Speaker Emulation Direct Box
Our Price: $945.00

Add
Our Price: $995.00

Add
Our Price: $40.95

Add
Our Price: $299.99

Add
LaChapell Audio 583S MK2 Rupert Neve 543 Mogami Gold Line Cable Radial JDX-LB
Radial PowerPre 500-Series Preamp A Designs EM Gold 500-Series Preamp Module Radial Komit 500-Series Compressor Chameleon Labs 581 500-Series Microphone Preamp
Our Price: $499.99

Add
Our Price: $675.00

Add
Our Price: $499.99

Add
Our Price: $379.00

Add
Radial PowerPre A Designs EM Gold Radial Komit Chameleon Labs 581
A Designs EM Red 500-Series Preamp Module Radial X-Amp 500-Series Re-Amping Module
Our Price: $675.00

Add
Our Price: $299.99

Add
A Designs EM Red Radial X-Amp-LB