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...simply bypass the input tranny when switching to line in? How does AMS claim to use the same circuit, when the 1073lb is SMT and obviously using different parts? That said, does it matter? Does the 1073lb sound close enough to you guys and gals? Is the headroom difference a huge deal to you? (I have...
Hi 1. Sounds better 2. Has a fader that turns to infinity rather than +5 to -20 3. Has a 4 selection high pass filter 4. Has three LED level indicators 5. Has 10Mohm impedance DI and killer 6... It will be less expensive despite the above Does the above convince you? jkthtyrt
I purchased two of these pre's and used them in my studio for a few months.
The take away for me is that they are good sounding pre's.
Are they "real" 1073's?
Who knows.... you can read the thread I started here
for others takes and more direct comparisons with vintage unit...