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Today, the 1176LN is new again. While it certainly would have been possible and much simpler to modernise and improve the 1176LN, every effort was made to remain faithful to Putnam's design and intentions. Carefully trained staff hand-wire and test each unit until it meets the uncompromising Universal Audio standards, this Universal Audio Classic version of the 1176LN captures all the nuance of the original through obsessive attention to detail and delivers that trademark sound. Demand the original. Accept no copies.
"For my past two albums I've had the UA 1176 in my vocal chain and now it's a mainstay. I know every studio performance I give is going to be intimate and authentic... I know my listeners are going to get the best vocal quality possible."
- Jason Mraz
"UA's new 1176LN sounds exactly like th eones I've used on every record I've done over thelast 30 years."
- Andy Johns (Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones)
"The Universal Audio reincarnation of the 1176 is every bit as good as the original.
- Hugh Robjohns, Sound on Sound
Features and Specifications
To view further information about the Universal Audio 1176LN, please download the product manual from the link below.
True to the original in design, manufacturing and performance
Modeled after 1176LN, blackface, D and E revisions
Ultra fast attack time 20 microseconds to 800 microseconds
Class A line level output amplifier
Custom built Putnam-designed output transformer
Stereo interconnect operation
Input Impedance: 600 ohms, bridges-T control (floating)
Output Load Impedance: 600 ohms, floating, damping factor 20
External Connections: Jones Barrier terminals and XLR connectors
Frequency Response: ± 1 dB 20 Hz to 20kHz
Gain: 50 dB
Distortion: Less than 0.5 total harmonic distortion from 50 Hz to 15 kHz with limiting
Signal to Noise Ratio: Greater than 70 dB at +10 dBm
Attack Time: 20 microseconds to 800 microseconds
Release Time: 50 milliseconds to 1.1 seconds
Stereo Interconnection: via 1176 SA Network accessory
Meter: dB gain reduction and dB output
Power Requirements: 120/240 V
Maximum Operating Temperature: 160°F
Dimensions: 19" Rackmount chassis, 2U
Weight (unboxed): 11 lbs.
The product price includes a one year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee.
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- Warranty is extended to 5 years from the date of delivery.
- Our Money Back guarantee is extended from 30 days to 90 days (terms apply after 30 days)
- Collection and delivery costs are included for the first two years
- Claim 50% cash back on the cost of the policy after 5 years if it has not been used!
- Warranty is transferable if the item is re-sold
- Loan or replacement equipment will be provided if the product isn't repaired within 30 days
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- The policy can be cancelled within 30 days, and at any time after that for a pro-rata discount
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For customers in outlying areas of the country, the price of the Extended Warranty may be marginally higher, due to the potential for higher collection and redelivery transport costs.
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