The CQ15 by SM Proaudio is a 1U stereo graphic equalizer featuring built-in optical compressors. The CQ15 has 15 bands per channel with selectable +/-6 to +/-12dB range and a 80Hz low cut filter to eliminate low end hum and feedback. The compressors have an adjustable input level, comp amount, attack, and release with a full true circuit bypass switch to pass audio without being processed. The compressors can also be selected to operate pre or post EQ for added flexibility. A wide range of inputs and outputs are present including balanced XLR, 1/4" TRS, and Euro Block inputs and outputs. All of these features are packed inside a rugged all metal chassis which fits inside a 1U rack space.
2 x 15 - Band EQ
The CQ15 offers stereo channels each with 15-bands (2/3-octave) of equalization with a selectable +/-6dB / +/-12dB
Adjustable Fader Range
You can adjust the fader range for each channel from 6dB to 12dBU, making it easy to dial in the right amount of boost or cut for each frequency.
Optical Compressor per Channel
The CQ15 features an optical compressor with adjustable input and has a true circuit bypass to route audio through the CQ15 without being processed.
80Hz Low Cut Filter
Each channel also features an 80Hz low cut filter to eliminate any unwanted low-end hum or feedback.
Flexible I/O Routing
The CQ15 features stereo balanced XLR Ins, 1/4" TRS Ins, XLR Outs, 1/4" TRS Outs, and Euro Block In/Outs to make it an extremely flexible EQ that can be integrated into just about any audio rig setup.
Rugged Metal 1U Rack Case Construction
The CQ15 is constructed of an all metal case, making it extremely rugged and durable in any demanding environment. It fits into a 1U rack space, making it compact to save valuable space in your studio.