Sound Skulptor MP573 Preamp

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The MP73 is a version of the Neve 1290/1073 preamp modules adapted for the 500-series format.  Sound Skulptor uses Carnhill’s reproductions of the classic St. Ives transformers.

Notable Features:

  • Carnhill input and output transformers
  • Output trim pot providing up to 10db of boost or cut
  • HiZ DI input
  • 500-series format

Price: 275€

Adjusted Cost: 330€/channel (six channels)

The price/channel of the API lunchbox is about 55€.  Adding this to the price for the MP573 makes the adjusted cost about 330€/channel.

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