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Elysia skulpter 500 Discrete class-A mono preamp/channel

The Soundshaping Preamp Module
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format_quote The Creative Talent
elysia skulpter 500 is the ultimate recording front end. Its audiophile preamp is based on single resistors controlling a fully discrete Class-A amplifier capable of complementing any microphone with a remarkably true and natural sound.

If additional mojo is needed, two variable saturation/filter stages and an intelligent onboard compressor make voices and instruments sound like a finished record right from the start.

Way more than just a preamp, the elysia skulpter 500 is a complete recording solution – everything you’ll ever need in front of your DAW.

Build Quality
The skulpter 500, just like all our products, is designed, engineered and handcrafted in Germany.

Class-A Topology
Consequently represents the art of discrete signal processing.

Dual Sound Shaper
Two variable saturation/filter stages provide multiple options for making voices and instruments sounds like a finished record.

Dynamics section
Just a single knob…. but it’s powerful hidden features enable it to control dynamics in all it’s aspects. Simple and incredibly useful.

Variable low cut filter
A Filter Design which lets you choose the best frequency for getting rid of low end rumble. Set and forget or quickly adapt when needed.
format_quote US parcels are shipped fully insured with DHLExpress and they usually arrive within 2-3 working days from pickup day zero.

EU parcels arrive within 4-6 working days and are shipped with DPD or ACE Logistics.

You are also most welcome to pick up your order from Retrosonic Pro Audio showroom, studio and warehouse in Tallinn, Estonia.

We ship worldwide! Contact us for a personal shipping quote or if you have any questions.

VAT (Value Added Tax) is deducted if you have a company with a valid EU VAT number or if you're based outside of EU. Non-EU buyer pays all and any import duty and tax as regulated by your local customs.
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Total gain range
3 – 65 dB in 1.5/2 dB steps

Frequency response
@ 3 dB gain: 10 Hz – 170 kHz (-3 dB)
@ 29 dB gain: 10 Hz – 170 kHz (-3 dB)

THD+N
@ +6 dBu out level, 3 dB gain, 20 Hz – 22k Hz: 0.007%
@ +6 dBu out level, 29 dB gain, 20 Hz – 22 kHz: 0.007%

Noise floor
@ 3 dB gain, 20 Hz – 20 kHz (A-weighted): -97 dBu
@ 29 dB gain, 20 Hz – 20 kHz (A-weighted): -93 dBu

Common Mode Rejection Ratio
@ +6 dBu out level, 29 dBu gain, 1 kHz: 87 dB
@ +6 dBu out level, 29 dBu gain, 10 kHz: 69 dB

Maximum level
Mic Input: 19 dBu
DI Input: 19 dBu
Output: 21 dBu

Impedance
Mic Input: 13.6 kohm
DI Input: 1 megohm
Output: 62 ohm

Power Consumption
Total: 116 mA

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