API Audio

API The Box

20-Channel Analog Mixing Console

API Audio

API The Box

20-Channel Analog Mixing Console

Excl. Tax: £11,665.83 Incl. Tax: £13,999.00
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API The Box is a 20-Channel Analog Mixing Console that features pure analog recording and mixing but it also for digital use.

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UK Delivery

FREE Next Working Day Delivery on orders over £49.00.

Orders placed before 4pm will normally be dispatched the same day and will be delivered on the next working day between 9am and 6pm.

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  • Pre 12.00pm Next Working Day - £4.99
  • Pre 10.30am Next Working Day - £14.69
  • Saturday / Sunday - £14.99

International Delivery

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Returns

Flexible 30 Day Returns Period

If for whatever reason, you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you can return it to Music Matter within 30 days of receiving the item.

No Returns / Exchange On

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Warranty

Minimum 12 Months Warranty

All new & used goods supplied by Music Matter are warranted free from defects for 12 months from the date of supply (unless otherwise stated).

Extended Warranty

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Overview

Recording With Ease And Quality

The Box gives you four input channels for recording. Channels 1 and 2 have preamps, filters, 55A EQ, inserts, assignable compression and output routing. Channels 3 and 4 have the same features plus additional flexibility with 500 Series slots in place of the onboard EQ. With its 16 dedicated summing channels and four input channels, The Box makes mixing easier than ever before. All channels features a fader, mute, pan pot, program bus assignment, insert, solo, solo safe and aux-cue sends for added control over your audio.

Mastering

The extensive master section gives you control functions for program bus inserts and external inputs, aux and cue masters, solo master, VU meter, talkback plus a monitor section that supports two stereo speak systems and headphones. Also included in The Box is two API 527 compressors for the master section that are fully assignable to the input channels you are recording.

API Audio Consoles

In 1968, Automated Processes Inc. began building quality consoles for broadcast applications. Soon, the company's products found favor with recording studios, and a string of industry-leading advancements (including computerised console automation, the first VCA, and more) followed. API produced the 2520 amplifier, one of the most famous op-amps in the recording industry, and their consoles and products found homes in such iconic studio facilities as The Hit Factory, Record Plant, Ocean Way, and Sunset Sound, among others. In fact, there are over 700 classic API consoles around the globe - many of which are still in use. And the company certainly isn't resting on its laurels; today's API products give you the same unbeatable combination of utility, innovation, and great sound.

Highlights

  • 2 input channels with mic/instrument/line preamp, HP filter, & integral 550A EQ
  • 2 input channels with mic/instrument/line preamp, HP filter, & 500 slot
  • 2 compressors assignable to input channels or program bus with stereo link
  • 16 summing channels (20 channels during mix)
  • Stereo program bus with master fader, insert, and external input
  • 1 stereo and 2 mono auxiliary sends/buses
  • Stereo cue send/bus & headphone system
  • PFL, AFL, and solo-in-place solo modes with stereo solo bus
  • Full-featured monitor section that supports two stereo monitor systems
  • Talkback system
  • Comprehensive rear panel connections with balanced inputs and outputs
  • Integrated power supply

Technical Specifications

  • Mixer Type: Analog
  • Channels: 20
  • Inputs - Mic Preamps: 4 x XLR
  • Inputs - Line: 2 x TRS (Input Channels), 2 x DB25 (Summing Channels 1-16)
  • Inputs - Other: 4 x TRS (Instrument) 1 x DB25 (External 2-track Inputs)
  • Outputs - Main: 2 x XLR (Program), 4 x XLR (Main)
  • Outputs - Other:1 x DB25, 4 x Aux, 2 x Cue
  • Headphones: 1 x 1/4" Stereo
  • Send/Return I/O: 20 x TRS (Send), 20 x TRS (Return)
  • Phantom Power: 4
  • EQ Bands: 3-band, 2 x Sweepable
  • Aux Sends: 4 x Sends, 2 x Mono Aux Sends, 1 x Stereo Aux/Cue Send
  • Busses/Groups: 2
  • Faders: 20 x 100mm Throw
  • Channel Inserts: Yes
  • Talkback: Yes
SKU THEBOX
Brand API Audio
Condition New
Rackmountable No
Subgroups No
Multi-FX No
Eq No
Channels No
Mixer Connection No
Colour No
EAN No

Delivery

UK Delivery

FREE Next Working Day Delivery on orders over £49.00.

Orders placed before 4pm will normally be dispatched the same day and will be delivered on the next working day between 9am and 6pm.

Delivery Upgrade Options (Over £49)

  • Pre 12.00pm Next Working Day - £4.99
  • Pre 10.30am Next Working Day - £14.69
  • Saturday / Sunday - £14.99

International Delivery

Delivery is charged at a flat rate of £21. The following list of countries are available at checkout:

Click here to view our delivery options

Returns

Flexible 30 Day Returns Period

If for whatever reason, you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you can return it to Music Matter within 30 days of receiving the item.

No Returns / Exchange On

  • Software where the item has been unsealed.
  • Software serial codes delivered by email

Click here to view our full Returns Policy.

Payments

Secure Online Payment Powered By Sage Pay 

We accept the following debit / credit cards:

Card Payments

Paypal

Pay for your item(s) in just a few clicks with PayPal. PayPal

Finance

Deko Finance

Instant Online Finance With Deko

Finance is a great way to spread the cost of your purchase.

To make it easy we’ve teamed up with Deko whose smart technology lets you apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.

Quick and Easy

Simply add the items to your basket and at the checkout, select the Deko finance option that suits you.

The quick application form should take no more than a couple of minutes to complete and you’ll receive an instant decision.

Click here for more information about aplying for finance.

Warranty

Minimum 12 Months Warranty

All new & used goods supplied by Music Matter are warranted free from defects for 12 months from the date of supply (unless otherwise stated).

Extended Warranty

Many manufacturers offer a free extended warranty upon registration.

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