The Music Valve Electronics Vacuum Tube Direct Box.
Designed by Nathaniel Priest, assembled by hand from high quality parts to provide excellent sound for use with musical instrument recording and amplification.
Produced in small quantity batches throughout the year. Please telephone for ordering information.
The new pricing for year 2010 is $2495.
Due to the increased cost of manufacturing this product new pricing has had to be put in place to reflect these substantial costs.
Neve music recording consoles.
We specialize in buying and selling Neve broadcast and recording console built from the 1960's through the present. Consoles are typically inspected, modified and repaired as necessary on our premises before resale.
We often have individual modules available for sale, check the used gear list. Due to the popularity of these hard-to-find units, they are a challenge to keep in stock.
Used gear for sale.
A wide assortment of vintage and assorted used equipment is stocked, owned by Music Valve Electronics and available for inspection on the premises. Areas of primary focus are Neve and API consoles, Neve equalizers and compressors, Neumann tube type microphones, outboard gear of American manufacture and our ever popular selection of boat anchors and ballast. Look here for miscellaneous items and cool undiscovered gear. More info.
Neumann U-47 Tube Microphone.
After Telefunken discontinued the VF-14 tube used in the Neumann U-47 tube microphone, Neumann devised an adapter to use another tube. Music Valve recreated this adapter using the same tube specified by Neumann.