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Toft ATB-32 Studio Console

Toft ATB-32
Toft ATB-32
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List Price: $8,499.99
Our Price: $8,499.99

Availability: Discontinued
Product Code: 9836


Toft ATB-32 Studio Console

The Toft ATB-32 is a 32-channel studio console and the culmination of over 40 years of Malcom Toft's design. This console is nothing short of perfect for a pro in need of a high-end console with limited amounts of space.

Over the years, the Trident Series 80 console has heard its praises time and time again for its excellent quality, pristine accuracy, and most of all, its premium vintage equalizer. This powerful combination produced an enormous amount of hit records and is still revered as one of the best analog recording consoles made to date. With so much history behind the Trident name, Toft Audio Designs is proud to announce that the Series 80 boards have been redesigned by the original designer himself, Malcolm Toft. The end result is none other than the new Toft ATB Series Consoles.

Best EQ Money Can Buy

The Toft ATB Console packs the same powerful equalizer that was used on the Trident Series 80 boards. The ATB's EQ section is regarded as one of the best sounding Equalizers on the market today! The super musical four-band EQ on the Toft ATB unleashes all your creativity without any limits or boundaries. The Toft ATB equalizer is your ultimate tool in your arsenal.

Reinforced Metal Standoffs

"Snap-in clip" type potentiometers: This type of pot has a metal frame which solders to the PCB , thereby providing structural support for the terminals. Think of it like each pot having its own little suit of armor protecting it from all manner of vibration, torsions and undue pressure...this change evolved to make the board more rugged and able to take more abuse!

More Structural Support

The ATB chassis has received a lot of attention from the engineers at Toft Audio Designs and now boasts an interlocking brace system which provides precise vertical alignment for each channel card while mechanically decoupling them from stress on all axes. Think of this as a architectural retrofit that keeps the guts of the board more protected.

Multi Color Solo/Mute LED

One of the most requested upgrades is in regards to solo indication. So here it is! No more frantic fingers running up and down the board to find that one depressed solo switch. The mute indicator is now a tri-color LED, which provides a channel-specific visual cue of "mute", "solo" and "mute-solo" states.

Balanced Through and Through

You asked for it , you've got it! The new ATB consoles now feature balanced direct outs and monitor outs. Offering users the features they request, Toft Audio Designs insures that your projects get done with the quality and performance you expect out of a console descended from a long and successful heritage.

All Pro

There is no doubt that the Toft ATB Console was designed to be used in professional studios. Designed by Malcom Toft, the ATB console went through countless grueling tests to meet Toft's detailed standards. For this reason, the ATB console is trusted and used by the some of the best engineers and producers around the world. There is nothing stopping you from tracking a platinum album with the ATB Series Consoles. The ATB16 comes nothing short of perfect for a pro in need of a high-end console with limited amounts of space.

Master Thy Control

The Toft ATB Series Console is loaded with a master control section only seen in more expensive, high-end recording consoles. The ATB features everything from the super accurate meters, wide-range of routing capabilities, talkback function, to the eight-bus mixdown section. From top to bottom, you have everything you'll need to take control of your mix and produce the best possible recording.

The Final Word

The ATB is the best possible solution for your studio setup. Whether you are in a project studio or a major recording facility, the ATB is sure to impress even the most demanding critics. Make no doubt about it, the Toft ATB console is a dream come to life.

Toft ATB-32 Studio Console Features

  • 32 Premium Channel Strip Module
  • 8 Mix Busses with outputs
  • Direct Outs on every channel
  • Inline Monitoring for every input channel strip
  • Additional 8 Monitor Returns in Group Section
  • Vintage Series 80 EQ for every input channel
  • 6 Aux Sends every input channel strip
  • 8 Fully-Dedicated Stero Aux Returns
  • Super Accurate 12-Stage LED Meter
  • Optional Meter Bridge
  • Optional ADAT/SPDIF digtial output
  • Fully balanced outputs

Toft ATB-32 Studio Console Specifications

  • Input impedance:
    • Microphone: >1.2KΩ electronically balanced
    • Line: >10KΩ electronically balanced
  • Output Impedance:
    • Groups and Auxiliaries: <100Ω electronically balanced
    • Others: <100Ω unbalanced
  • Gain:
    • Microphone: 70dB (channel input to group output)
    • Gain: 6dB to 65dB
    • Line: -15 to +25dB
  • Noise:
    • Microphone: <-127dBu ref 200Ω, 20Hz to 20kHz
    • Line: <-75dBu (Eq in, direct output) 20Hz to 20kHz
    • Overall system <-75dBu (Line input to group output) 20 Hz to 20kHz
  • Maximum Levels:
    • Mic Input: +20dBu at all frequencies
    • Line Input: +22dBu at all frequencies
    • Group outputs: +26dBu balanced, +22dBu unbalanced into 2KΩ
  • Distortion:
    • Microphone: <0.03% T.H.D.(-50dBu input, +4dBu output)
    • Line: <0.02% T.H.D.(+4dBu input, +4dBu output)
  • Frequency response:
    • Microphone: ±1dB 20Hz to 40kHz
    • Line: ±0.5dB 20Hz to 30kHz
  • Crosstalk:
    • Adjacent channel: -70dB @ 1kHz, -60dB @ 15kHz
    • Adjacent group: -70dB @ 1kHz, -60dB @ 15kHz
    • Nominal level: +4dBu
  • Dimensions: 51" (128cm) wide X 22.5" (57cm) deep X 5" (12.5cm) high

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