Palmer PDI03 Speaker Simulator with Loadbox, 8 Ohms

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379.00 RRP 508.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Product Ref: 59465

  • 9 Cabinet Emulation Presets
  • 2 x Filter and 4 x Line Outputs
  • 8 Ohms Dummy Load
  • Robust and Rack Mountable Housing

Palmer PDI03 Speaker Simulator with Loadbox, 8 Ohms

The Palmer PDI03 Speaker Simulator with loadbox is a rack mountable unit which eliminates the need for amplifier cabinets as it has a unique built in filter to emulate high end cabinets and allow direct connection to mixing consoles. Additionally the built in loadbox allows you to push the valves of your amplifier to the max but control the overall output volume from the PDI03 unit.

Product Ref: 59465

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Speaker Cabinet Emulation

Featuring two on board switches the PDI03 can switch between 9 different filter presets with emulate various types of speakers and cabinets. Whether an open back 2 x 12" combo, 4 x 12" cabinet or full stack the PDI03 delivers realistic simulation and even provides the options to switch between American and British speakers.

Direct Signal Path

As appose to being connected to a loudspeaker, the PDI03 is connected directly to the amplifier output. The signal is no longer picked up by a microphone, but after passing through a special filter section (cabinet emulation) is fed directly into a mixing console, tape recorder or any other desired source. This permits power amplifiers to be operated to saturation without troublesome volume problems.


  • Type: Passive Speaker Simulator
  • Channels: 1
  • Inputs: 1 x 1/4" Jack (Unbalanced)
  • Outputs: 2 x Filter (Unbalanced), 4 x Line Out (Balanced)
  • Filter Outputs: 1 x 1/4" Jack, 1 x XLR
  • Line Outputs: 4 x 1/4" Jack
  • Controls: Filter Volume, Voicing, Line Out
  • Dummy Load: Yes (8 Ohms)
  • Load (Max): 100 Watts
  • Voicing Filter: Yes
  • Transformer Isolated Outputs: Yes
  • Housing: Sheet Steel / Aluminium
  • Finish: Powder Coated / Anodized
  • Height: 44.5 mm / 1 U
  • Width: 480 mm / 19"
  • Depth: 180 mm
  • Weight: 3 Kg