It's also an 8-in/8-out ADAT expander that can increase the I/O of any ADAT-equipped audio interface. It's an analog summing mixer, as well as a cue mixer.Combining the convenience and ubiquity of ADAT with the power of the 500 Series format, the 500ADAT incorporates a high-current 8-slot 500 Series chassis with digital conversion and ADAT - a powerfully easy way to get your 500 Series modules into your digital tracking and mixing workflow. The 500ADAT features analog essentials that unite digital and analog production workflows such as an 8x2 analog summing mixer, a zero-latency cue mixer with 2 reference-grade headphone outputs, and true ADAT and SMUXII/IV transmission that enables operation at sample rates up to 192kHz. As an ADAT/SMUX expander, the 500ADAT transforms your ADAT-equipped audio interface into a beast by adding eight channels of expansion at up to 96kHz or four channels at 192kHz. Shown with optional 500 Series modules. 500 Series flexibility with pristine clarity.
If you're looking for a way to add 500 Series gear to your rig without tying up preamps or requiring additional analog I/O, the Cranborne Audio 500ADAT 8-slot 500 Series rack is an excellent solution. It takes all of the unnecessary analog circuitry and extra gear out of the signal path, making it simple to get the best, most pure sound from your favorite 500 Series modules, straight into your DAW. At Sweetwater, one of the things we love the most about the 500ADAT is that, in addition to offering ADAT output, it also includes ADAT input.That means you can even round trip audio to and from your DAW for outboard processing, and not lose an iota of sonic quality due to extraneous circuitry. In many ways, sophisticated 500 Series racks like the Cranborne Audio 500ADAT are simply mixers with customizable channels. That is, after the 500 Series modules themselves, the rest is about routing signals to get the results you want. The 500ADAT just happens to be a superstar at this job!
For starters, it's an amazing 8-channel analog summing mixer. It also features a couple of high-end headphone amps - the kind of amps that let you hear what your headphones are really capable of.
Finally, a couple of aux busses allow you to create custom artist mixes that you can blend with DAW playback for zero latency. Shown with optional Universal Audio Apollo interface.Shown with optional modules and Cranborne 500R8. Audiophile headphone amps and zero-latency Artist Mixer. Drive any headphones with 500ADAT's two reference-grade headphone amplifiers - they have enough power to drive low-impedance'phones with gobs of headroom and a linear frequency response to below 1Hz! Use the 500ADAT's two aux buses to create pristine analog cue mixes that you can blend with DAW playback and send to the talent with zero latency. Use it as a discrete summing mixer. Give your mix the crowing touch of analog character by sending submixes and stems back through your 500 Series modules, into the 500ADAT's discrete analog summing mixer, and back into your DAW. For the musician who wants to get down to business, it may be hard to get excited about conversion and clocking. But engineers at Sweetwater get to check out the best of them - and we're amped about these converters. They're touted as best-in-class and flaunt truly impressive specs like under.
But none of that really matters when you hear the fullness of your stereo image bloom with jaw-dropping sonic clarity. The only coloration you will hear is intentional - your microphone placements, mixing decisions, and the 500 Series modules you've chosen to use. And with word clock I/O, you can even share the 500ADAT's world-class clocking with the rest of your digital gear. Ample I/O and configurable front end. The 500ADAT has generous I/O to integrate with all of your analog and digital hardware, so you can mix and match your 500 Series modules and find the best combinations during recording and mixing to help create your own signature analog sound.
You can even integrate your 19 rack units via the 500ADAT's dedicated per-slot TRS insert jacks. Spec'd with Cranborne's innovative C. System, 500ADAT does away with excess cable spaghetti, delivering a cost-effective, low-maintenance, plug-and-play solution by transmitting four channels of balanced analog audio over shielded Cat 5 Ethernet cable directly to the destination of your choice. Re-patch your 500ADAT at a flick of a switch.
Dedicated source select switches for each 500 Series slot adjusts signal routing to send analog, C. Or USB sources through each your modules.
Bypass them using the 500ADAT's dedicated slot-bypass switch. Expandable, in the studio or on the road. When you're ready additional 500 Series connectivity, you can use up to two 500ADATs with some interfaces or pair 500ADAT with Cranborne's 500R8, connected via ADAT for 16 channels of 500 Series modules. Housed in a 19 4U rack-mountable rugged steel frame, 500ADAT makes an ideal 500 Series chassis for mobile recording setups.Packed with cool, useful features, the Cranborne Audio 500ADAT is one of the more innovative 500 Series racks we've seen at Sweetwater. Be impressed - especially you work with ADAT-compatible gear. Cranborne Audio 500ADAT 500 Series Rack Features. Super-flexible 8-slot 500 Series rack with advanced routing features. A perfect way to expand your ADAT-equipped audio interface. Sophisticated I/O includes insert points on each channel and ADAT. ADAT lets you input eight channels from digital sources or expand your preamp/interface. 8-to-2 analog summing onboard for smooth, high-definition mixdown. Artist Mixer lets you insert a 2-channel DAW feed into the monitor out for zero-latency mixing. High-quality headphone amps provide impressive output and exceptional full-range sound reproduction.
Top-shelf digital converters ensure wide stereo imaging and extraordinary audio clarity. Dynamic Range: 121dB A-weighted, AES17 method, 20Hz-20kHz.
Frequency response: 2.2Hz to >80kHz (-1dB). Designed and manufactured in the UK.
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