Midas DL154

8 Input, 16 Output Stage Box with 8 Midas Mic Preamps

Our price:$3,899.00 GST
Order Code: DL154

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Midas DL154 is a fixed-configuration rack I/O unit with 8 mic/line level inputs and 16 line level outputs, in a 2U housing.

It delivers legendary Midas sound quality utilising their “time-tested and road-proven” technologies. DL154 includes award-winning Midas microphone preamplifiers with 2.5 dB analogue gain steps and two AES50 network ports providing dual redundancy.

DL154 is an ideal partner to for Midas PRO consoles, along with M32 series digital consoles – including M32R Live and M32C rack mixer – enabling a digital snake connection between stage and Front of House.

96 kHz or 48 kHz Operation
DL154 supports multiple sample rates for the AES50 connections – 96 kHz for use with Midas PRO Series, and 48 kHz for use with Midas M32 Series.

All configuration settings for DL154 can be set either remotely from the mixing console, or directly via the intuitive and easy to understand front panel. DL154 features a front panel LCD display with intuitive menu navigation for all configuration options with LED status indicators, which provide clear feedback of operational status over wide viewing angles and distances. Clear indication is provided showing power supply output rail condition and AES50 and Ethernet network connection status and activity.

DL154 features:

  • 8 award-winning Midas microphone preamplifiers with switchable +48 V phantom power
  • 16 electronically balanced low impedance line level outputs
  • Remote operation up to 100 m via CAT5/5e cable
  • Selectable 96 kHz or 48 kHz sample rate operation
  • All settings programmable from front panel controls or console
  • PSU status indicator LEDs and configuration LCD display on front panel
  • Supports dual redundant AES50 networks
  • Features Neutrik etherCON* AES50 network ports
  • Rugged 2U rackmount chassis for durability in portable applications
  • Auto-ranging universal switch-mode power supply
General Specifications
Sample Rate 48 kHz, 96 kHz
Dynamic Range >107 dB unweighted (20 Hz – 20 kHz)
Mic EIN (40 dB Gain) -126 dBu
Maximum Output Level +21 dBu into 600 O
Output Noise (Unity Gain) -86 dBu
Frequency Response ±0.5 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz, relative to 1 kHz)
THD+N (Unity Gain) <0.01%
Crosstalk @ 1 kHz <-90 dB
System Inputs and Outputs
Analogue Inputs 8
Type Mic/Line Level
Connector 3-pin XLR Balanced
Input Impedance 10k O
A/D Conversion 24 bit, 96 kHz with 128 times oversampling
Phantom Power +48V, individually switchable per channel
Analogue Outputs 16
Type Line Level
Connector 3-pin XLR Balanced
Output Impedance 50 O
D/A Conversion 24 bit, 96 kHz with 128 times oversampling
Network Connections 2
Connector Neutrik etherCON with status LEDs

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