Don Classics NV73 Preamp

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The NV73 is a Neve 1290 clone adapted for the API 500-series. The 1290 is the microphone preamp module from the famous Neve 1073. The preamp is designed to run on the 500-series standard +/-16v or the +/-24v power rails of the 51x 511 rack. Kits include a set of PCBs, finished faceplate, switches, and mounting hardware.

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Notable Features:

  • Designed for Carnhill transformers (descendants of those used in Neve’s original units)
  • Fits in one 500-series slot
  • Runs on +/16v or +/-24v power rails
  • Neve 1290 triple-gain-stage design
  • Grayhill gain switch
  • Output trim

Availability: No longer available.

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  1. Hello DIYWIKI, You posted that this is not available anymore, but the link still works and This kit is still being sold.

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