Blue Microphones Midas DM12 12 Input Analog Live and Studio Mixer with Microphone Preamplifier
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The compact DDA DM12 honors your stage or studio desktop space, while providing incredible sonic performance, amazing versatility - and an unheard of level of affordability. What is the secret behind DM12's superb, studio-quality sound? The DM12 features 8 award-winning, Midas microphone preamplifiers with true +48 V Phantom Power, acclaimed by audio engineers the world over for their transparency and nuanced low noise, high-headroom design. Add to this TRS Line Inputs on all 12 channels (8 mono and 2 stereo), mono channel Inserts and 3-band EQ with midfrequency sweep, 2 switchable pre/post-fader aux sends, 2 monitor outs and 2-track RCA I/O and you have an analogue work of art - the Powered by Midas DM12! • Live performance and studio recording analogue mixer with 12 input channels • 8 mono input channels with award-winning Midas microphone preamplifiers • 2 electronically-balanced stereo line input channels on 1/4" TRS connectors • 3 band EQ on mono channels with sweepable mid band • 2 aux sends with pre/post fader switching • 60 mm precision long-life faders Live Performance and Studio Recording With 12 channels, the DM12 has more than enough microphone and line inputs to manage a small band or worship team with channels to spare - both on the stage and in the studio. It is also the ideal choice for use as a keyboard or drum sub-mixer for larger scale performances. Midas - The Legend in Sound Quality Ever since its formation in the 1970s, Midas has had a long history of innovation and leadership in the world of audio mixing consoles. Employed by the most famous touring acts and installations worldwide, legendary Midas consoles such as the XL4 and Heritage H3000 quickly became industry standards. Midas has earned their impeccable reputation due to their no-compromise approach for audio and build quality and in particular for their Award-winning Mic Preamps which are considered by industry experts as the industry' s best sounding designs. Building on this legacy, the XL8 and PRO Series of Live Mixing Systems continue this great heritage of Award-winning audio quality. DDA is proud to incorporate Midas designed mic preamps for the ultimate in high-quality audio reproduction in both live and studio environments. Find out more about Midas' amazing legacy by visiting their extensive website. Dedicated Stereo Inputs Line channels 9/10 - 11/12 are dedicated stereo channels, making them ideal for stereo instruments, such as keyboards - and can also be used for mono signals thanks to a convenient balance control on each 2-channel grouping. These channels can also be used as return inputs for signals sent external effects processing equipment. Sublimely Musical British EQ The British consoles of the 1960s and '70s changed the sound of rock and roll - without them the British Invasion might not have happened. Those legendary mixing desks soon became the envy of engineers and producers all over the world. The 3-band channel EQ on their DM12 mixers is based on that very same circuitry, allowing you to imbue signals with incredible warmth and detailed musical character. The sweepable mid-frequency band provides a broad tonal palette with which to fine-tune the ideal signal. Even when applied generously, these equalisers exhibit sweet forgiveness and superb audio quality. Dual Aux Sends The DM12 is also equipped with 2 aux sends with pre/post fader switching for added versatility. Users can select to use them for external effects processing, custom monitor mixes or a combination of the two. Additional monitoring outputs are provided of the main mix for stage or studio monitor applications. Classic Precision All of DM12 mixer's 60 mm faders have been carefully designed to provide a long life of highly precise level setting, ensuring repeatable and flawless performance for many years to come. Quality is Job #1 While some manufacturers cut quality when they design small mixers, they at DDA understand that every mixer should provide uncompromising performance and a robust feature set. The very embodiment of quality, from its rugged construction and top-of-the-range components to that unmistakable Midas sound - the DM12 is a truly professional audio console. Value No matter what your audio mixing needs, the DM12 provides the performance and features required to take your talent to the next level, at a price that is custom-tailored for the budget-savvy user. Professional sound quality, their legendary Midas designed mic preamps, 3-band EQs with sweepable mids and much more make the DM12 mixer ideal for both your live gigs and recording. Try one out today or feel free to order yours online.



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