Si4 & 500 Series Mic Preamps
Sounding this expensive never cost so little.
That Corporation Semiconductors provide amazing detail without sounding boring, and can really be quite the thing on vocals and instruments.
With 72dB of gain onboard, there's plenty of juice for super-sensitive ribbon microphones (like ours) and low output dynamic mics.
Many mfg's cut corners on switch components – we don't. We use Grayhill switches for their reliablity and long life.
Omeg pots have a "torquey", slow-moving drag feel, like the pots found on six-figure vintage consoles.