Allen & Heath GL3800M 48 Channel 8 Bus Sound Reinforcement Console with 4 Stereo Input Channels - Stereo Channels Positioned Right of Master Section

Allen & Heath GL3800M 48 Channel 8 Bus Sound Reinforcement Console with 4 Stereo Input Channels - Stereo Channels Positioned Right of Master Section

Allen & Heath GL3800M 48 Channel 8 Bus Sound Reinforcement Console with 4 Stereo Input Channels - Stereo Channels Positioned Right of Master Section

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Allen & Heath GL3800M 48 Channel 8 Bus Sound Reinforcement Console with 4 Stereo Input Channels - Stereo Channels Positioned Right of Master Section

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  • 48 Channels
  • 8 Buss Outputs
  • 12x4 Matrix Mixer
  • 10 Aux Sends
  • 4-Band, 2-Sweep EQ
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Allen & Heath GL3800M overview

  • 1Description

The Allen & Heath GL3800M is a dual function sound reinforcement console for mid-size and large format sound reinforcement applications. The GL3800M's dual function design is capable of both Front-of-House (FOH) and monitor mixing. Available in a variety of chassis sizes and channel inputs, this model features 44 mono input channels and four stereo channels positioned at the right of the Master section..

8-bus outputs feature pan control for Left, Center and Right channel output routing, 10 Aux sends provide plenty of routing to effects, signal processors and monitors. A fully featured 12x4 matrix mixer provides further routing flexibility and is suitable for in-ear monitor feeds and additional monitor mixing applications.

A highly responsive 4-band, 2-sweep EQ section is located at every input channel for professional, noise-free signal contouring. Additional features include direct outputs, inserts for routing external signal processors, 100Hz high pass filters, Sys-Link V2 console linking option and 4-pin lamp sockets.

The GL3800M incorporates the craftsmanship and reliability synonymous with Allen & Heath consoles, this console is more than suitable for FOH mixing in concert halls, houses-of-worship, auditoriums, touring shows and much more.

48 Total Inputs
The GL3800M is configured in a variety of input and chassis sizes, this version features 44 mono inputs and four stereo channels positioned at the right of the Master section..
Stereo Input Channels
Stereo inputs are provided for stereo instruments and devices. The stereo channel mic input can cross patch into the matrix mixer for ambiance capturing.
Left / Right / Center Output Channels
The main output section consists of Left / Center / Right output channels for flexible FOH or monitor mixing.
8 Bus Outputs
8 sub group outputs provide flexible routing to monitors, recorders, etc.
10 Aux Sends
10 auxiliary sends are provided, in monitor mode all 10 aux sends are routed to channels providing fader control, XLR and 1/4" output, muting capability and more.
12 x 4 Matrix Mixer
A fully functional 12 x 4 matrix mixer is suitable for in-ear "more me" monitor mixing applications.
Direct Outputs
All input channels feature direct outputs. Direct outputs are ideal for routing channel signal to multitrack recorders.
High Quality Mic Preamps
Allen & Heath incorporate high quality, low noise microphone preamps that provide warm signal, maximum headroom and low signal-to-noise ratio.
In the Box
Allen & Heath GL3800M 48 Channel 8 Bus Sound Reinforcement Console with 4 Stereo Input Channels - Stereo Channels Positioned Right of Master Section
  • Power Supply
  • 1 Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Allen & Heath GL3800M specs

    Total # Of Inputs 48
    Mic/Line Inputs 48 - 1/4" TRS Phone
    48 - Balanced 3-pin XLR
    Stereo Line Inputs 4 Stereo - L/R 1/4" TRS Phone
    In-Line Inputs/Returns Stereo Inputs if Available
    AUX Sends 10 Aux Sends - 1/4" TRS Phone
    AUX Returns refer to ST1 - ST4 stereo inputs
    Inserts All mono channels, aux sends, main outputs and group outputs
    BUS (Group) Outputs 8 - 1/4" TRS Phone shared with AUX sends
    2 Trk Master I/O Monitor Out: L/R 1/4" TRS Phone
    Main Out: Left / Center / Right Output 3-pin Balanced XLR
    ALT I/O Matrix In: 1/4" Phone x4
    Matrix Out: 1/4" Phone x4
    Monitor Outputs Monitor Out: L/R 1/4" Phone
    EQ Section Mono EQ:
    HF Shelving +/-15dB, 12kHz
    HM Peaking/dip +/-15dB, 500Hz to 15kHz, Q=1.8
    LM Peaking/dip +/-15dB, 35Hz to 15kHz, Q=1.8
    LF Shelving +/- 15dB, 80Hz
    Stereo EQ:
    HF Shelving +/-15dB, 12kHz
    HM Peaking/dip +/-15dB, 2.5kHz, Q=1.8
    LM Peaking/dip +/-15dB, 250Hz, Q=1.8
    LF Shelving +/- 15dB, 80Hz
    Solo/Mute Mute / PFL on all channels
    Channel Level Control 100mm faders
    Trim/Gain Control Sealed Rotary Potentiometers
    Phantom Power +48V Phantom Power (all mono channels)
    Metering Integral meterpod with 11 LED-illuminated, moving coil VU meters
    Wide angle LED channel and master meters
    Dedicated stereo monitor meters
    Frequency Response 20Hz to 50kHz +/-0.5dB
    Dynamic Range Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio Mic EIN -128dB
    Residual output noise < -96dBu (-100dB S/N)
    Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) Mic to mix out < 0.003%
    Power Supply External RPS11 IEC Input
    External Input for optional RPS11 backup supply
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 70.5 x 10.8 x 27.4" (1791 x 275 x 691mm)
    Weight 132 lbs (60 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 264.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 76.0 x 35.0 x 25.0"

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