Dangerous Music Convert-8 - Eight-Channel Reference Grade Digital to Analog Converter

Dangerous Music Convert-8 - Eight-Channel Reference Grade Digital to Analog Converter

Dangerous Music Convert-8 - Eight-Channel Reference Grade Digital to Analog Converter

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Dangerous Music Convert-8 - Eight-Channel Reference Grade Digital to Analog Converter

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Product Highlights

  • 8x Channels of Reference Conversion
  • Nearly Zero JItter
  • Can be Used as Independent Clock
  • USB
  • On the Fly Input Switching
  • Instant Input Calibration
  • For Mixing and Mastering Applications
  • Sampling Rates up to 192 kHz
  • Automatic Sample Lock Switch
  • Designed by Chris Muth and Paul Messick
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  • 1Description

Designed by Chris Muth and Paul Messick for reference-grade monitoring and audiophile listening, the Dangerous Music Convert-2 carries on the company's legacy of creating world class converters. From a ground up approach and with a zero-compromise attitude for sound quality, Muth took special care in the analog circuit design and low pass filtering of the 1 RU unit. The digital JetPLL ultra-low jitter digital clocking was refined by Paul Messick to a point of almost zero jitter. The 8 channel converter is appropriate for tracking, mixing, and mastering with a sound signature that has been described as both true and beautiful.

Suitable for use with a summing mixer or for working in 2.1, 5.1, and 7.1 surround formats, the rear panel of the converter features 1x D-Sub connector for analog outputs 1-8, 1x D-Sub connector for AES/SPDIF In and Thru 1-8, 2x ADAT Inputs, 1x WC input, 1x WC output, 1x Optical S/PDIF input, 1x USB Type-B input, 1x RJ-45 remote in connector for the Monitor ST, and 1x RJ-45 remote thru connector for the Monitor ST.

Instant Input Calibration
Offers -14, -16, and -18 dBFS industry standard reference levels that may be recalibrated with the push of a button
Automatic Sample Rate Detection
Features an "Auto" button on the front panel that will allow the converter to automatically detect the input signal sample rate
On the Fly Input Switching
Allows you to swap between multiple digital inputs on the fly from the front input panel buttons: USB, AES/SPDIF, ADAT, and Optical S/PDIF (TOSLINK)
Monitor ST Connectivity
Allows you to connect the converter to your Monitor ST to bring remote control of unit's digital input switching
In the Box
Dangerous Music Convert-8 - Eight-Channel Reference Grade Digital to Analog Converter
  • Standard IEC Power Cord
  • 1A Slow-Blow Fuse for 240 VAC
  • 90-Day Standard Warranty for Parts and Labor
  • Extended 2-Year Limited Warranty with Registration
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Channels 8
    I/O 1 x DB25 Analog Out (8x channels)
    1 x DB25 AES/SPDIF In and Thru
    2 x ADAT In
    1 x WC In
    1 x WC Out
    1 x Optical S/PDIF IN
    1 x USB Input (Type-B)
    1 x RJ-45 Remote In (For ST Remote Only-No Ethernet)
    1 x RJ-45 Remote In (For ST Remote Only-No Ethernet)
    Signal to Noise Ratio A-weighted (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 114 dB
    Unweighted (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 113 dB
    Dynamic Range A-weighted (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 114 dB
    Unweighted (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 113 dB
    THD+N +4 dBu out, 1kHz, unweighted, (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 94.5dB (0.00188%)
    +22 dBu out, 1kHz, unweighted, (20 to 20,000 Hz): < 106.5dB (0.00048%)
    Frequency Response At 96 kHz sample rate:
    DC to 20 kHz: +0, -0.25 dB
    DC to 30 kHz: +0, -0.5 dB
    DC to 40 kHz: +0, -1.0 dB
    Jitter 16 ps (100 to 40,000 Hz), 18 ps (100Hz to 1MHz)
    Crosstalk Rejection Typically @ 1 kHz > 114 dBu
    Fuses Installed: USA 2 amp slow-blow for 120 VAC
    Additional Fuse Included: Europe 1 amp slow-blow for 240 VAC
    Rack Space 1U
    Dimensions Not specified by the manufacturer
    Weight Not specified by the manufacturer

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