SwitchMix

SwitchMix™

 

Specifications

 
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SwitchMix 8x8E

3U Eurorack/Eurocard Rack format:
  • 42HP width with Bantam TT (ET), mini-jacks (EJ), or Banana (EB) sockets
Low profile:
  • 40mm deep.
 

(Other panel formats may be custom ordered, or we can mount the electronics on your custom panels, as long as they conform to our mechanical accuracy.)

 
Features:
  • LED illuminated switches on 12.7mm (0.5”) pitch
  • Master Cut switch for each output.
  • Bi-colour LED indication of output signal.
  • 2.5mm brushed stainless steel panel.
I/O:
  • 8 x balanced/unbalanced DC-coupled inputs. 100k ohm input impedance. (Optionally AC-coupled with DC servo, 10k ohm bridging load, and high-performance audio op amps for signal only applications.)
  • 8 x balanced/unbalanced DC-coupled outputs, 100 ohm impedance.
  • Output G may be used for main Pitch CV with 25 turn trimmer adjustment and link to 16 pin bus.
  • Output H may be used for main Gate with both S-trig and full level V-trig on 3 pin KK 0.1” header and 5V level linked to 16 pin bus.
Signal Levels:
  • ±9V (+18dBu) on ±12V
  • ±10V (+19.5dBu) on ±15V
Distortion:
  • <0.02% @ 1 kHz, +17 dBu
Frequency Response:
  • DC–20kHz < ±0.5 dB
  • 90kHz -3 dB
Noise Floor:
  • < -86 dBu (unweighted)
  • Cut: -93 dBu (30 kHz filter)
  • No signal, all inputs routed: < -77 dBu (30 kHz filter)
BREAKTHROUGH:
  • < -100 dB with +17 dBu signal
INSERTION LOSS:
  • 50 Ω source: -0.05 dB
  • 500 Ω source: -0.09 dB
Connectors:
  • DB25 AES59 (Tascam) analogue pinout
  • Front Panel 4.4mm (TT Bantam) jack (balanced), mini-jack (unbalanced), or Banana (unbalanced)
  • Rear connectors options: 6.3mm (1/4”) A or B gauge jack, XLR, DB25, EDAC 38- or 56-way
Power:
  • +/-12V to +/-15V
  • Quiescent current: 70 mA (typical)
  • Current with large signals: 100 mA @ 12 V, 120 mA @ 15 V
  • Reverse and over voltage and over current protection.
  • 4 pin KK 0.156” (MOTM compatible) and 16 pin ribbon connector.
  • Optional mains PSU available.
 

SwitchMix 8x8C

Custom configuration of 8x8E; mixture of connector types and/or normalling. Options include custom panel graphics and integration of panel controls.

 
 
Last updated: 20 September 2014