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Tascam SERIES 8p Dyna Microphone Preamp

SERIES 8p Dyna Microphone Preamp with 8 TASCAM HDIA Microphone Preamps, Single-knob Analog Compressor, 2 Front Panel Instrument (Hi-Z)/Microphone Combo Inputs, 6 Rear-Panel Balanced Mic/Line Inputs, and Individually Switched +48V Phantom Power.

Discounted Price $499.99 MSRP: Old Price $799.99 Save : $300.00 (38%)
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With superb audio specifications and connectivity and featuring an outstanding microphone preamp, the TASCAM SERIES 8p Dyna is a great choice for both studio and stage. Housed in a rugged 1U rack-mount casing, its dual S/MUX optical ports make it a perfect expansion unit for a TASCAM SERIES 102i or SERIES 208i or other S/MUX-equipped audio interfaces including ADAT, or use it as a stand-alone front end. Each SERIES 8p Dyna channel also features individually switched +48V phantom power for use with condenser mics, and an easy-to-use, single-control analog compressor with true bypass.

A Superior Front End for Studio and Stage
Tascam has long been known for transparent, natural, ultra-low-noise preamps, and the eight TASCAM no-compromise HDIA (High Definition Instrumentation Architecture) preamps in the SERIES 8p Dyna are its best preamps yet; the noise level (EIN) is at -127dBu, the THD is 0.0007%, the dynamic range is 116dB, and the crosstalk is 119dB. Each SERIES 8p Dyna channel also features an easy-to-use, single-control analog compressor with true bypass for handling hot input signals and creating smooth audio input.

Versatile Inputs
With two instrument/microphone combo inputs on the front panel, you can quickly plug in mics, guitars, bass and more. Six balanced mic/line inputs grace the rear. Every microphone input has individually switched +48V phantom power for using different types of microphones such as Dynamic, Condenser, Ribbon and vintage for proper operation and safety. It adds up to a multi-purpose front end for recording and live sound.

Expand Your Interface or Other Device
Dual S/MUX optical outputs on the rear of the SERIES 8p Dyna enable you to use the unit as a front end expander for S/MUX-equipped audio interfaces, such as TASCAM's SERIES 102i and SERIES 208i, and Celesonic US-20x20. ADAT compatibility is also available. With two S/MUX outputs, you can send all eight SERIES 8p Dyna channels at up to 96 kHz (four channels at 176.4 or 192 kHz), dramatically expanding your system's capabilities.

Send to Anything
The SERIES 8p Dyna's eight line-level analog channel outputs are provided on both 1/4-inch balanced TRS connectors and balanced 25-pin D-Sub connectors. Route signals to interfaces, recording mixers, front-of-house consoles, and pretty much anything else. Connect its D-Sub outputs to a TASCAM ML-16D or ML-32D Analog Dante converter, and it becomes a pristine front end for an audio-over-IP network.

The Features Professionals Need
From its high-end preamps to its versatile outputs, the SERIES 8p Dyna is a thoroughly professional product, right down to its rugged metal 1U rack-mount enclosure. Word clock in and out BNC connectors with an In/Out/Thru switch enable proper synchronization of digital signals. Front-panel analog overload indicators, compression indicators, and digital peak and level meter bars let you monitor the unit's performance. Yet the SERIES 8p Dyna is simple to operate so you can stay focused on the task at hand.

Features:
  • Versatile, great-sounding front end for recording and live sound
  • 8 TASCAM HDIA (High Definition Instrumentation Architecture) microphone preamplifiers
  • Single-knob analog compressor with true bypass individually assignable to each input channel
  • 2 front panel instrument (Hi-Z)/microphone combo inputs
  • 6 rear-panel balanced mic/line inputs
  • Individually switched +48V phantom power per channel
  • Dual S/MUX optical outputs: 8 channels at up to 96 kHz; 4 channels at 176.4 or 192 kHz (ADAT compatible)
  • 8 line-level 1/4-inch balanced TRS analog channel outputs
  • 8 line-level balanced channel outputs on a 25-pin D-Sub connector
  • Word clock in and out on BNC connectors, with In/Out/Thru switch
  • Front-panel analog overload indicators, compression indicators, and digital peak and level meter bars
  • Rugged metal 1U rack-mount enclosure

Get your Tascam SERIES 8p Dyna Microphone Preamp  today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Microphone Preamp

Excellent performance for the money. Clean and super quiet

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Great interface. I've added it as my second ADAT interface for my RME UFX II and it works great. The channels are clean and ultra quiet (I'm primarily using it for keyboards). The unit is well-made and feels solid. The built-in compression for each channel is also a great plus. My only negative is that it will not sync with the other units when I power them up simultaneously. I have to power everything else up first and then power up the 8P for its clock to sync. A minor annoyance and something I had not experienced before with similar units and preventing me from giving it 5 stars. Other than that, a stellar piece of gear at a great price!

Rodrigo

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SERIES 8p Dyna Microphone Preamp

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Number of Channels 8
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz
Combo XLR/TRS Jacks 8
XLR Inputs 8
1/4" Inputs 8
1/4" Outputs 8
Analog Inputs Number 1
Analog Outputs Number 1
Digital Outputs 2
S/PDIF Yes
AES/EBU Yes
Connectors XLR-3-31 equivalent (1: GND, 2: HOT, 3: COLD)
Compressor Yes
Side Chain I/O Yes
EQ Yes
Phantom Power Yes
Weight 5.7 lbs
Dimensions 18.97 x 1.76 x 9.01 inches (WxHxD)
Series SERIES 8P
Model SERIES 8P DYNA
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for 1 year and labor for 90 days from date of purchase. Heads and disk drives are warrantied for 90 days. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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