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Black Lion Audio B12A Preamp in API 312A Style, 1-Channel

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Introducing the B12A, Black Lion Audio´s own API 312A-style microphone preamp! There´s always been a sig...  All product info

£ 565.00
incl. VAT, incl. Shipping Costs
or cheap with financing
available soon, estimated to be in stock: Aug 25, 2020
Available in Romford
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Black Lion Audio B12A MK2

Introducing the B12A, Black Lion Audio´s own API 312A-style microphone preamp! There´s always been a significant gap between the truly affordable mic pres of mediocre quality and those high-quality, expensive preamps. Finding a professional-grade mic pre that doesn´t cost as much as your used car has always been a pretty tough task. Enter the B12A!  
Inspired by the classic, solid state design of the original API 312A, the Black Lion Audio B12A delivers the high-end, exceptional sound and lasting rugged quality you´d expect from BLA, but at an unparalleled price!  

The main features of The B12A include:

  • Channels: One
  • Gain: 17dB - 50dB
  • THD+Noise: -100dB @ 1 kHz
  • Headroom: 26dB
  • Input impedance: 1400ohms
  • Output impedance: 600 ohms
  • Input connection: XLR & TRS
  • Output connection: TRS
  • Power: 24VAC external supply


  • Manufacturer: Black Lion Audio
  • Transformer balanced inputs: Yes
  • Transformer balanced outputs: Yes
  • Symmetrical Outputs: Yes
  • Digital Output: No
  • Hi-Z Inputs: 1
  • Tube Based: No
  • Pad Switch: Yes
  • Low Cut: No
  • 19"-capable: Yes, rack brackets available
  • Height Units: 1
  • Weight (kg): 2.49
  • Width (mm): 241.3
  • Height (mm): 44.45
  • Depth (mm): 165.1
  • Integrated Power Adapter: No
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