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RDL DB-SH1M Stereo Headphone Amplifier
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    RDL DB-SH1M Stereo Headphone Amplifier

    Manufacturer: Radio Design Labs

    Item #: RDL-DB-SH1M   •   MFG #: DB-SH1M


    List Price:$193.90
    Our Price:$140.50

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      The DB-SH1M is used in applications requiring headphones of any impedance to be driven from consumer or professional audio sources. It is ideally suited to applications as diverse as language translation, museums, interview studios and music stores. The -SH1 is a dual channel headphone amplifier with balanced/unbalanced left and right inputs. Each input accepts operating levels between -20 dBV and +20 dBu. Two recessed slide switches located on the side of the rear enclosure are set prior to mounting the module. One switch is provided for setting the input sensitivity. The mode switch selects between stereo and mono operation. In the mono position, the left input is used to drive both output channels. When the module is used in a monaural system, only the left channel input must be wired. The front panel level control is a long life potentiometer controlling matched VCAs. Audio does not pass through this control, assuring years of noise free level adjustment. The output amplifiers deliver more than 50 mW into either high or low impedance headphones. Module operation is from a 24 Vdc ground referenced power supply.

      • Features

        • Integral Long-Life VCA Stereo Level Control
        • Balanced or Unbalanced Inputs
        • Switch-Selectable Input Sensitivity
        • Switch-Selectable Mono (Left) or Stereo Operation
        • Amplifier to Drive High or Low Impedance Headsets
        • Output: Mini-Jack
      • Specifications

        • Inputs (2): 10 kΩ balanced or unbalanced bridgingInput Level: +4 dBu nominal (LowInput sensitivity);
          -15 dBV nominal (HighInput sensitivity)
        • MaximumInput Level: +21 dBu (LowInput sensitivity);
          +3 dBu (HighInput sensitivity)
        • Output Signal: 10 mW into 100 Ω (normal rated); 50 mW into 100 Ω (maximum)
        • THD+N: < 0.5% @ 1 kHz
        • Frequency Response: 30 Hz to 20 kHz (±2 dB)
        • Noise: < -70 dB below normal operating level
        • Gain: User-adjustable on front panel; 18.5 dB (maximum, HighInput sensitivity);
          Unity (maximum, LowInput sensitivity)
        • CMRR: > 60 dB (50 to 120 Hz)
        • Crosstalk: Below noise floor (20 Hz to 20 kHz)Power Requirement: GROUND-REFERENCED, 24 Vdc @ 50 mAPackage Type: Cardboard Box
        • Package Dimensions: 3.625 x 4.625 x 2.125 in.
        • Shipping Weight: 0.455 lbs.
        • WEEE weight: 0.305 lbs.
        • Tariff code: 8518.40.2000

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