Black Lion Audio has introduced the new Auteur MK3 Mic Preamp. The Auteur MK3 sports Cinemag transformers, switchable line level input, removable rack ears, 1/4" inputs on the front panel, and a redesigned look that is inspired by their Revolution 2x2 interface.
The Auteur MK3 features:
- 2-channel microphone preamplifier
- Modern IC-based front-end for fast and transparent sound
- Vintage-inspired transformer-coupled output-stage featuring Cinemag transformers for massive, colorful sound
- Line and Hi-Z input
- -10dB pad, 48v phantom power, and polarity reverse for each channel
- 62dB of gain
- Balanced TRS line outputs
- Removable rack ears included with 1U 1/2 rack compatibility
Black Lion Audio further shows they cut no corners, utilizing components from Vishay and Nichicon. The Auteur has long been a solid pre amp for any studio or live application for home studios and independent touring bands, to commercial studios. The MK3 takes that long respected pre and updates it with a very refreshing evolution that boasts many great improvements.