Originally Posted by TonyBelmont
I don't think the thing sucks... it's pretty impressive for what it costs. It's not a 1073, but it's a good character preamp, and the only thing I can think of worth buying in this price range as far as mic pre/ EQ goes..
what about some of the 500 series pre's? If you already have a lunchbox, then they are around the same price as the CL. I have been pondering the Chameleon Labs pre, but recently invested in an Avedis MA5 which i love. Do you think the two are comparable asside from the missing EQ in the MA5?