Joemeek meQ 500 Meequalizer 4-Band 500-Series EQ Module

Joemeek meQ 500 Meequalizer 4-Band 500-Series EQ Module

Joemeek meQ 500 Meequalizer 4-Band 500-Series EQ Module

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Joemeek MEQ500 overview

  • 1Description

The Joemeek meQ 500 Meequalizer is a versatile 4-band equalizer or tone control system. For optimum sound quality and noise performance, Burr Brown audiophile amplifiers are used throughout the signal path, and inputs and outputs are electronically balanced.

Simple to use yet powerful, the meQ 500 Meequalizer will give the gloss of a professional studio production to all your recordings. It is also suitable for live performances. The 4 EQ bands cover the whole of the audio spectrum and each can be tuned or swept in frequency over a 4-octave range, and each can be moved to target any given part of the audio spectrum. Generous overlaps in coverage between bands mean that it will always be possible to tune in to all frequencies of interest.

The option to use bell-shaped EQ curves at LF and HF instead of a conventional shelf gives the ability to avoid boosting subsonics and ultrasonics, which can have adverse effects on other equipments, such as recorders, amplifiers, and loudspeakers.

HF Frequency knob allows you to set the frequency at which the HF (High Frequency) control operates anywhere from 1.2 to 20 kHz
PK indicates Peak LED, which lights when the signal in the Meequalizer is within 6 dB of clipping
BELL Switch changes the shape of the HF response curve from shelf to bell
HF cuts or boosts the volume of high frequencies (or treble), up to 15 dB at the selected frequency
HM Frequency knob allows you to set the frequency at which the HM (High Mid Frequency) control operates, anywhere from 0.6 to 10 kHz, with a bell-shaped EQ curve
HM knob cuts or boosts the volume of high mid frequencies, up to 15 dB at the selected frequency
Hl-Q switch changes the shape of the bell curve from wide to narrow
LM (Low Mid) section operates the same as the HM section, over the range of 120 Hz to 2 kHz
LF Frequency knob sets the frequency at which the LF (Low Frequency) control operates anywhere from 40 to 650 Hz
LF cuts or boosts the volume of low frequencies (or bass), up to 15 dB at the selected frequency
BELL switch changes the shape of the HF EQ response curve from shelf to bell
ON switch enables all EQ sections
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UPC: 860207000544
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Joemeek meQ 500 Meequalizer 4-Band 500-Series EQ Module
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty on Parts & Labor
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    Joemeek MEQ500 specs

    Input Impedance 15 kΩ
    Common Mode Rejection 70 dB
    Equivalent Input Noise -97 dBu (Unweighted, EQ Off)
    Distortion 0.001% (+4 dBu output, 1 kHz)
    Frequency Response 10 Hz to 70 kHz (-3 dB)
    Boost and Cut ±15 dB (variable)
    Filter Q / Hi-Q Value: 0.9 (1.5 octaves) / 4.3 (0.3 octaves)
    Maximum Input Level 28 dBu
    Maximum Output 28 dBu (10 k load)
    Nominal Output Level 4 dBu (Electronically balanced)
    Output Impedance 100 Ω
    Signal to Noise Ratio 80 dB (Typical, unweighted, EQ On)
    LED Peak LED Threshold: 16 dBu
    Input / Output Connectors XLR: Pin 2 +, pin 3 -, pin 1 ground
    Current Requirements 90 mA (maximum) per rail
    Compliance VPI Alliance, WHOS-Doc
    Dimensions Standard 500-series rack format
    Weight 14.1 oz (400 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.15 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.2 x 7.7 x 2.7"

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