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Old 17th June 2010
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How is that a 'total load of crap'? They say:
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Same mic pre amp circuit
So the entire output stage is not considered part of a preamps circuit?
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Modern construction methods - i.e. PCBs/surface mount components etc
Same performance
Wrong. Not the same performance.
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No EQ
Different output stage (no transformer)
Which makes it completely different
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Of course they will sound slightly different to a 'classic' 1081 (depending on how important the output transformer is to you), but I should imagine the performance will be very similar.
Slightly different? There is nothing slight about replacing critical stages in a circuit.