Shure FP42 Stereo Mic Preamp / Limiter

£395.00

In stock

Description

Big brother of the M267, the FP42 has a stereo output with built-in limiter. And – like the M267 – it’s capable of serious limiting & audio abuse!

The FP42 was designed as a self-contained mic preamp / mixer for ENG & location work. It has four transformer-balanced mic inputs, stereo output and that famous Shure output limiter. Each input is switchable for mic or line levels and 30 Volt phantom power is available

Each channel has a low-cut filter, level control and panpot plus a cue function (see the manual in the Links section for more info)

Other features include overload LEDs, VU metering, a line-up oscillator and battery or mains power

The FP42 is useful as a portable mic mixer and as a color box to add limiting & distortion to signals. It’s a little cleaner than the M267 but will still deliver the famous Shure crushed & Limited sound when desired. The limiter pins the output signal to a specific level so increasing gain makes the sound denser. It’s a specific sound but, judging by the feedback I’ve had for the M267 and FP11s, it’s one that people love!

Portable mixer with transformer-balanced inputs and a switchable output limiter. Inputs & outputs are balanced on XLR connectors. Power input is internally switchable between 120 and 240 Volts and there is a battery power option. Power input is via a fixed power cable with a new UK power plug
Free-standing device, 80 x 310 x 230 mm

Owners manual

https://www.manualslib.com/products/Shure-Fp42-351269.html Gearslutz thread https://www.gearslutz.com/board/low-end-theory/1299637-shure-fp42-possibly-good-preamp-micing.html GroupDIY thread https://groupdiy.com/index.php?topic=59800.0 Audiofanzine review https://en.audiofanzine.com/analog-mixer/shure/fp-42/medias/pictures/ Youtube demo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUl4AcXFm-Q  
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In very good used condition. Tested & working 100&. Photos to follow