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DI Boxes, Preamplifiers and Input Devices

Interface Equipment for Pickups, Electronic Instruments and Unbalanced Line Sources

DI Boxes

DI Boxes are automatically included with some of our our packaged PA Systems, and can also be hired individually or added to any system (if a system you would like to hire does not include them, or if you require more than the number a system usually includes, let us know what you need). Any of the following can be hired with or without other equipment:

Orchid Electronics Classic DI

These are very clean-sounding active (battery or phantom-powered) DI boxes.

Inputs

Normal: 1/4" Jack

Line: 1/4" Jack, −20 dB

Outputs

Backline: Buffered 1/4" Jack (unbalanced)

Console: Balanced XLR

Input Impedance 1 MΩ

Output Impedance 1 KΩ

Maximum Input Level (0.1% THD)

Normal: +16 dBu

Line: + 36 dBu

Dimensions: 100 × 110 × 48mm

PDFFull Classic DI details

PDFSound on Sound review

Orchid Electronics Micro DI

A phantom-powered DI box for the occasion when you don't need anything except a line in.

Input: 1/4" Jack

Output: Balanced XLR

Input Impedance: 1 MΩ

Output Impedance: 1 KΩ

Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 30 kHz ±3dB

Noise (CCIR QPk weighted): <-95 dB

Distortion: <0.008% (1 kHz)

Maximum Input Level: +16 dBu (0.1% THD)

Dimensions: 100 × 38 × 32mm

PDFFull Micro DI details

We can also supply passive DI boxes for situations where phantom power is not available.

Line Input Transformers

Orchid Electronics Dual Isolator

A dual-channel transformer for eliminating ground‑loops between connected equipment.

Inputs: 1/4" Jack, Balanced or Unbalanced

Outputs: 1/4" Jack, Balanced or Unbalanced

Orchid Electronics Dual Isolator (XLR)

A dual-channel transformer for eliminating ground‑loops between source equipment and mixer inputs.

Inputs: 1/4" Jack, Balanced or Unbalanced

Outputs: XLR, Balanced

We stock a range of cables and interfaces to connect almost any audio source to almost any audio input, so if you need input or interface devices that are not shown here, please ask us!