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Manultec Orca Bay Stereo, Analog Hardware Equalizer

£4,722.00 inc. vat
£3,935.00 ex. vat
SKU SMALORCABAY
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Manultec Orca Bay Stereo, Analog Hardware Equalizer

The Manultec Orca Bay is a stereo analogue hardware equaliser. The Orca Bay has a minimalist design for ease of use, featuring four main controls.

The 'Low' control, is a low shelf boost (+14dB) at 80Hz or 100Hz, selectable via the 'Lower button'. The Atten knob controls the low cut shelf (-14dB) at 150Hz/330Hz. The High rotary controls the high boost (Bell), switchable between 3kHz and 12kHz. The Focus control alters the bandwidth of the high boost (bell.)

Features

  • Powerful stereo solid state equalizer
  • with all passive tone sculpting circuit.
  • Manufactured with selected premium components.
  • Ease of operation through clearly arranged interface design.
  • Antique bakelite knobs for comfortable handling.
  • Optional stepped ATTEN and FOCUS controls available. (switches)
  • Subbass meter “DUBBY’s Lämple” indicates low frequency content.

Components

  • Transformer balanced in- and outputs
  • Hand-wound inductors for high boost
  • Discrete opamp make-up gain powers the output transformers
  • To handle high levels without overloading, the Gain control in 1/2 dB steps is
  • placed before the output amplifier
  • Strictly handwired with VOVOX sound conductors (purum certified)
  • Hand-crafted in MANULTEC´s boutique custom shop in Germany

Technical Specifications

  • Input Impedance: > 12 kΩ (transformer balanced with current booster)
  • Input-/Output transformer balanced
  • Input Level (max): + 27 dBu (1% THD)
  • Output Level (max): + 29,5 dBu (1% THD)
  • Noise: -87 dBu (IEC-A, GAIN position @ +3 dB)
  • Dynamic Range: 114 dB (GAIN position @ +3 dB)
  • Frequency Response: 6 Hz - 70 kHz (0/-1 dB) / 20 Hz - 20 Khz (+/-0,2 dB)
  • Mains Voltage: 120V or 240V
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 483 x 133 x 147 mm (19” / 3U)
  • Weight: 4,7 kg