Active Direct Boxes

 
Live Sound Buyer's Guide
Just as in the studio, an Active Direct Box allows any instrument to be connected "Directly" to the mixing board or an audio snake, while still feeding sound to an onstage monitor amp. Active Direct Boxes require AC, DC, or Phantom power.
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  • The RNDI delivers a powerful and vibrant direct sound capable of reproducing the full harmonic depth of basses, guitars, acoustic instruments, and professional line level sources. The RNDI’s signature sound ...
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    $299.00
     
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    8 Payments of $37.38
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  • Whether you play guitar, bass, keyboards or another stringed instrument, you'll need a direct box that won't diminish your instrument's tone, like the Direct Box Active from Warm Audio. Every aspect of Warm's ...
    Rating   5.0 out of 5 stars. 1 rating.
    $199.00
     
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    6 Payments of $33.17
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  • A portable, powerful, larger-than-life tone, the RNDI-S is ready to make your stereo or mono direct sources shine. The RNDI-S’ signature sound is the product of custom Rupert Neve Designs transformers and ...
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    $499.00
     
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    8 Payments of $62.38
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  • The versatile CL-Z Mic Activator provides a spectrum of new possibilities with its comprehensive feature set. The Cloudlifter CL-Z Mic Activator will dramatically improve your sound quality when using preamps that ...
    Price: $449.00
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    $379.00
     
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    8 Payments of $47.38
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  • The HDI from Radial is a studio-quality direct box designed to create exceptional recordings with any instrument, utilizing premium Jensen transformers and a unique Color control that provides an entirely new yet ...
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    Price: $1,140.00
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  • The Radial Pro48 is an active direct box with nine times more headroom than the competition, less distortion and a great price. Following the trail blazed by the immensely popular Radial J48, the Pro48 is a ...
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    Price: $156.00
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    6 Payments of $21.67
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  • Offering four channels, the Di4 is designed to be used as a standard tool for many audio applications. The Di4 easily solves the problem of converting unbalanced signals into balanced output suitable for use with ...
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    Price: $182.88
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    $149.00
     
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    6 Payments of $24.84
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  • The Radial J48 Direct Box is a great sounding active DI that has been optimized to produce maximum headroom while working within the limited current available from standard 48V phantom power. By employing a unique ...
    Rating   5.0 out of 5 stars. 4 ratings.
    Price: $300.00
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    $249.99
     
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  • Combining premium sound circuitry with durable, roadworthy construction, the Samson MDA1 Mono Active Direct Box provides high-quality signal connection solutions for live sound and recording studio applications. ...
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    Price: $87.49
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  • On Stage has designed the DB2050 to maintain your signal path so your recording or performance can be the best that it can be. The DB2050 Active Multi-Media DI Box transforms any line level stereo source into a ...
    Price: $192.99
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    $119.95
     
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    6 Payments of $20.00
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  • A compact active direct box optimized for your onboard piezo pickup, the Radial StageBug SB4 Active DI offers a better sounding, more compact DI for violins, dobros, mandolins, cellos, upright basses and other ...
    Price: $120.00
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    $99.99
     
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  • The USB DI takes in USB audio, converts it to analog audio and then isolates the output using custom transformers. The output isolation is key to removing ground loops and other system noise between the digital ...
    Price: $109.99
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    $89.99
     
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  • As rugged as it is versatile and compact, the On-Stage DB200 Mini DI Box features plus/minus 20dB pad, cabinet simulator and ground lift controls as well as 1/4' unbalanced and XLR balanced outputs. Ideal for ...
    Rating   3.5 out of 5 stars. 3 ratings.
    Price: $101.99
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    $62.95
     
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  • The Rupert Neve Designs RNDI-8 is a professional 8 channel Direct Input Rack that sets the bar for recording and performing sound. With its custom transformers and discrete, Class-A FET amplifiers, the RNDI-8 ...
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    $1,999.00
     
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    12 Payments of $166.59
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  • The Fuchs FT-DI Tube Direct Box is designed to be a clear, warm, high quality device, which will both maximize and add the warmth and tube character to the sound of all types of musical instruments. Whether your ...
    Price: $1,095.00
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    $599.00
     
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    12 Payments of $49.92
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  • The Radial J48 Stereo is a high performance active direct box designed for professional touring and studio recording. It features the same award-winning signal path that has made the single channel J48 the most ...
    Price: $456.00
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    $379.99
     
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    8 Payments of $47.50
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  • Bluetooth-enabled, the BT-Pro V2 is a direct box that connects wirelessly to smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices and provides a pair of balanced analog audio outputs to feed a PA system. Each BT-Pro V2 ...
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    Price: $420.00
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    $349.99
     
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    8 Payments of $43.75
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  • The Radial JDX 48 Reactor is a direct box designed to capture the explosive dynamics and warmth of an electric guitar amplifier by connecting between the guitar amp head and speaker cabinet. This delivers a sound ...
    $249.99
     
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  • The PZ-DI is a high-performance specialized active direct box designed to accommodate acoustic and orchestral instruments, with a selectable input impedance that can accommodate magnetic pickups or piezo ...
    Rating   5.0 out of 5 stars. 2 ratings.
    Price: $336.00
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    $279.99
     
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  • With the bus-powered Mackie MDB-USB ‘Stereo USB to DI’ Direct Box, the days of relying on your headphone jack to get audio from a computer into analog gear are over! Simply connect the MDB-USB to your ...
    Price: $219.99
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    $169.99
     
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    6 Payments of $28.34
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