Warm Audio WA12-500

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The Warm Audio WA12 500 series mic pre brings the popular unit to the 500 series format.

The WA12 has been designed for analogue tone and warmth, utilizing a custom CineMag input transformer for added harmonics and richness. Featuring a front mounted DI for direct connection of guitar and bass, +48v phantom power, pad switch and phase polarity, Warm Audio have also included a Tone switch which changes the input impedance from 600ohms to 150 ohms which better matches impedance from a condenser or dynamic mic whist having the effect of making the sound more ‘vintage’.

The WA12 utilises a fully discrete signal path for maximum clarity and fidelity and adds punch to drums, warmth to vocals and bite to electric guitars. Designed not only to be a clean pre, but one that adds a bit of sheen to anything that it touches.

The main features of the Warm Audio WA12 500 microphone pre amp include:

  • 71db of Gain
  • Custom Designed Cinemag input and output transformers MADE IN THE USA!
  • TONE button – switches the input impedance from 600 ohms to 150 ohms Changes the tone of both the mic and HI-Z inputs
  • Fully Discrete
  • High voltage 1731 style operational amplifier
  • 48 volt Phantom Power
  • Mic level balanced input: XLR or 1/4?/TRS
  • Balanced outputs: XLR and 1/4?/TRS
  • 2 Meg Ohm True HI-Z input on front panel. Sends instrument signal through entire circuit including both Cinemag Transformers and the discrete operational amplifier. Great for guitars, bass, keyboards and other instruments that have a 1/4? output jack
  • -20db pad
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Manufacturer SKU WA12-500
Manufacturer Warm Audio
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