The Audioarts D-76 network console has all the practical style and rugged functionality of the beloved D-75 standalone console, a staple in radio studios for the past 15 years, but with modern necessities such as RJ connector system for all your I/O. The D-76 can be ordered with optional plug-in network module for connecting into the WheatNet-IP Intelligent Network.
The D-76 is a tabletop, modular console available in an 18/20-channel frame like its predecessor, the popular D-75, but includes StudioHub+ RJ 45 connectivity and can be ordered with optional IP-76 plug-in module for interfacing to the WheatNet-IP Intelligent Network.
Sporting a sleek new profile, the new D-76 comes standard with sample rate conversion, ample mic preamps, and plenty of stereo busses, caller capability and a comprehensive monitor section that provides separate feeds to control room/headphone and studio monitor outputs — plus headphone jack and built-in cue speaker.
It has four stereo busses, dual-domain outputs, sample rate conversion on all digital inputs, and interchangeable input module daughter cards for easy analog-to-digital conversion in the field. Its modern design features backlit controls and meter bridge with full-scale, bargraph digital peak plus VU metering and automatic timer and clock.
Mic or Line Input to Program Output: ±-0.1 dB, 20 Hz to 20 KHz
Telco Input to Program Output: +0 dB/-0.2 dB, 20 Hz to 20 KHz
Analog Input to Analog Output: 101 dB, ref. to FSD
Digital Input to Analog Output: 101 dB, ref. to FSD
TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION + NOISE
Mic Pre Input to Analog Output: <0.006%, -32 dBu analog input, +24 dBu analog output, 22 KHz filter BW.
Analog Input to Analog Output: <0.006%, +24 dBu input, +24 dBu output, 22 KHz filter BW.
Digital Input to Digital Output: <0.001%, 20 Hz to 20 KHz, -1 dBFs input, -1 dBFs output, 20 KHz filter BW.
Digital Input to Analog Output: <0.003%, 20 Hz to 20 KHz, -1 dBFs input, +23 dBu output, 22 KHz filter BW.
Crosstalk, Program-to-Aud: >100 dB, 20 Hz - 20 KHz
Off: 120 dB, 20 Hz - 20 KHz
A/B: 95 dB, 20 Hz - 20 KHz
Analog Program Outputs: >95 dB, 20 Hz to 20 KHz
Input Level Range: Adjustable -70 to -31 dBu
Input Headroom: 20 dB above nom.
Input Impedance: 10 K Ω, balanced
Input Level Range: Adjustable -19 to +14 dBu
Input Headroom: 20 dB above nom.
Maximum Input: +24 dBu
ANALOG OUTPUTS (All)
Output Source Impedance: 50 Ω balanced
Output Load Impedance: 600 Ω min.
Output Level: +4 dBu nom. (adjustable), +24 dBu max.
DIGITAL INPUTS & OUTPUTS
Reference: +4 dBu = -20 dB FSD
Signal Format: AES-3 or S/PDIF (on input only)
Digital Reference Freq.: Internal crystal or opt. external input
Input Attenuation: 0 dB, -12 dB
Internal Sample Rate: 48 KHz or 44.1 KHz
Processing Resolution: 32-bit fixed with 80-bit extended precision accumulators
Conversions: A/D 24-bit Delta-Sigma, sample rate conversion on all digital inputs; D/A 24-bit, using 1-bit conversion.
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Data Path: 24-bit
EQUIVALENT INPUT NOISE
Microphone Preamp: -128 dBu, 150 Ω source
CONSOLE HEADPHONE JACK OUTPUT
Output Impedance: 10 Ω
Output Load: > 8 Ω
Output Level: +8 dBu nom., +20 dBu max. into 600 Ω load
DIMENSIONS (Tabletop mount)
18 or 20 input frame: 42 3/8”W x 7 1/8”H x 23 5/8”D
POWER CONSUMPTION (max)
20 input frame (fully loaded): 125 watts
NOTE: FSD = Full Scale Digital = +24 dBu analog
SPS-100: A REAL POWER SUPPLY
Created specifically for use with the D-76, the external rackmount power supply isn’t just someone’s off-the-shelf modular supply in a box marked ‘Audioarts’. The SPS-100 Power Supply is from our own in-house design team and is over-engineered and manufactured (right here in New Bern, NC) for absolute reliability. Besides giving you obvious service benefits, this fan-free external power supply keeps heat where it belongs – in the equipment rack.
Presents the Audioarts D-76 Console
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