The UK Sound 73MPL brings the classic sound of the 1073 Mic Pre to a 500 Series module at a budget price, built by a company that specializes in building the 1073–BAE.
The UK Sound 73MPL is a 500 Series single channel mic pre is a modern replica of the mic pre-amp version of the 1073 equalizer, having the same well-known characteristic Class A sound with its harmonically rich low end, slight resonant highs, and maintained focused mids. OEP Carnhill transformer coupled input, with two selectable impedances makes the 73MP work well with a variety of microphones.
There is also a line input feature for adding depth to 2-bus mixes and a DI input for all passive and active instruments. As a coloured and versatile mic-pre, the 73MP maintains its sonic signature across a wide bandwidth.
UK Sound 73MP features:
Budget-friendly recreation of the mic-pre section in a 1073.
OEP Carnhill transformer coupled inputs, with two selectable impedances
Made in California by the same audiophiles that design BAE Audio