PREpre1 improves sonic quality in the following situations:
- Low output passive ribbon microphones
- Low-output dynamic microphones
- Long mic cable runs
- Preamps with low gain
- Preamps with high gain noise
- Low level sound sources
- Up to +25dB super clean additional output
- 1 channel using high quality components
- Uses standard 48v phantom power supplied from your preamp
- Protects passive ribbons with no transfer of phantom power
- Impedance 3.3K Ohm
- Balanced input and balanced output.
- Input: XLR 3 PIN Female.
- Output: XLR 3 PIN Male.
- heavy duty in-line enclosure
- Made in the USA
- 5 year warranty* more..
Potofone warrants all products against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of (5) five years from the date of original user purchase.
This warranty is offered to the original purchaser only and is not transferable.
Ribbon elements are warranted for a period of one year from the date of purchase and will be replaced one time during the warranty period if they fail.
Vacuum tubes are warranted for a period of 90 days from the date of purchase and will be replaced one time during the warranty period if they fail.
Potofone will either repair or replace the product at no charge during the (5) five year period.
Buyer is responsible for return shipping charges if past the initial first 30 days of purchase.
Please retain and use original packaging.
Please use support page to contact us about shipping returns.
THE WARRANTY WILL NOT APPLY TO THE PRODUCT IF IT HAS BEEN DAMAGED BY MISUSE, ACCIDENT, IMPROPER HANDLING OR OPERATION, OR IF UNAUTHORIZED REPAIRS OR MODIFICATIONS ARE ATTEMPTED OR MADE.
If service is required out the warranty guidelines, we will contact you for authorization before any repairs are made.
PREpre1 – single channel inline preamplifier
A single channel preamplifier designed for passive dynamic microphones including, ribbons, the Potofone PREpre 1 uses standard phantom power from any preamp to provide up to +25db of super-clean, transparent gain. Connect between any passive dynamic microphone and preamp for a convenient pristine boost and make your dynamic or ribbon microphones come alive! Any microphone we tried sounded better including SM57s, Sennheiser 421s, old RCA ribbons etc.