Avalon Ultra Five Direct Box Instrument Preamplifier  

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This product has been discontinued but may be available as a Open Box item.

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Pure, clean power for transparent recordings.

The Avalon Ultra Five is the most powerful direct box available. Variable gain Class A preamplifier to boost low-level pickup signals and a high-level speaker input for capturing the live sound of the instrument's amplifier. Six passive tone-EQ curves enhance a variety of acoustic and electric instruments. Twin DC-coupled Class A output amplifiers drive both low-level mic preamp inputs and high-level +4dB inputs for direct-to-tape recording or processing. Direct box has dual mic and line outs, very low noise -100dB, high headroom +30dB, low-pass filter, LED active signal indicator, headphone out.

  • Variable gain Class A preamplifier
  • High-level speaker input for pristine amp capture
  • 6 passive tone-EQ curves enhance a variety of acoustic and electric instruments
  • Twin DC-coupled Class A out
  • Dual mic and line outs

Get the live sound of your dreams...order the U5 and get the cab sound you need through the board!

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the best direct box ever!!!


from Baltimore, MD

About Me Professional Musician


  • Clear Sound
  • Easy To Use
  • Powerful
  • Professional Functions
  • Versatile


    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Mobile DJ
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Avalon Ultra Five Direct Box Instrument Preamplifier:

    I love this direct box as it gives my instruments clear professional sound. It works well for vocals too. It's all about experimentation and this box is so simple to use.

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