The SiX Channel Strip (SiX CH) is a single-width 500 Series channel strip that incorporates the renowned SuperAnalogue™ channel processing features from SSL's SiX console. It includes a SuperAnalogue mic preamp, a classic SSL HF and LF EQ, and a single-knob channel compressor.
The SiX Channel Strip in 500 Series format brings SSL's signature analog sound and processing to a compact and versatile module. It is designed to provide high-quality preamplification, flexible EQ shaping, and effective compression for a variety of audio sources, making it a valuable tool in recording and mixing applications.
SuperAnalogue Mic Pre:
Utilizes SuperAnalogue mic preamp technology from SSL's SiX console.
Offers a wide gain range and ultra-low noise.
Delivers clean, fast, and punchy preamplification for various source materials.
SSL HF and LF EQ:
Features a classic SSL-style two-band EQ with high and low shelving filters at 3.5 kHz and 60 Hz, respectively.
+/-15 dB gain range for each band.
Independent switching between shelving and bell curves for versatile EQ shaping.
Bell curves change center frequency to operate at 5 kHz and 200 Hz, expanding EQ capabilities.
Employs a 'one knob' channel compressor with a simple yet powerful design.
Utilizes SSL's feed-forward circuit design for reliable performance.
Program-dependent attack time and automatic make-up gain to maintain signal level.
TRS Line Input:
Front-facing TRS line input for convenient instrument connection or use as a feature-packed summing module.
10 kΩ nominal Line Input impedance, switchable to 1 MΩ via the Hi-Z switch.
Hi-Z mode suitable for high-impedance sources like passive guitar pickups without an external DI box.
Variable from +6 to +72 dB (Mic), -3 to +63dB (Line)
Mic Pre EIN:
>80dB (Mic), >70dB (Line)
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