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Radio Design Labs RU-ADA4D
2x4 Stereo Audio Distribution Amplifier

OUR PART #  RUADA4D

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Radio Design Labs RUADA4D Features:

  • Stereo Audio Distribution with 4 Outputs
  • Mono Audio Distribution with 8 Outputs
  • Front-Panel Input Level Trimmers
  • Dual-LED VU Meter for Each Input Channel
  • Front-Panel Output Level Trimmers
  • Inputs and Outputs on Rear Panel Detachable Terminal Blocks
  • Exceptional Audio Quality for the Most Demanding Applications

NOTE: Radio Design Labs' PS-24AS power supply is NOT included but is required in order to power this product.  Please see the "Accessories" tab or click here for more information on the PS-24AS power supply.

Radio Design Labs' RU-ADA4D is a 4-channel stereo audio distribution amplifier with input and output gain adjustments and input level metering.  The module may be operated in mono to provide up to eight distributed mono signals.  The inputs and outputs are connected on rear-panel detachable terminal blocks.

Each of the two line level inputs accepts either a balanced or an unbalanced signal.  Each input is equipped with a front panel INPUT GAIN trimmer.  Input signal levels between -14 dBV unbalanced and +9 dBu balanced may be set to the proper operating level as indicated by a dual-LED VU meter.  This assures ample headroom at all normal operating levels.  The maximum input level is + 25 dBu.

A rear-panel switch selects between stereo and mono operation. In the mono position, input A (left) is used to drive all 8 output channels.  When the module is used in a monaural system, only input A must be wired.

Audio outputs are isolated from each other and may be wired balanced or unbalanced. Each of the outputs is provided with a front panel screwdriver adjusted OUTPUT LEVEL control.  Relative to a balanced +4 dBu output level, this gain potentiometer allows an adjustment range from -9 dB to +6 dB.  Relative to an unbalanced -10 dBV output, each output potentiometer allows an adjustment from -3 dB to +12 dB.

The RU-ADA4D offers exceptional headroom, very low distortion, excellent crosstalk isolation, wide flat frequency response and extremely low noise with very high common-mode signal rejection. It provides exceptional audio performance for the most critical applications in a professional audio environment.

The RU-ADA4D operates from 24 Vdc connected through a rear-panel detachable terminal block.

Typical Performance:

  • Inputs (2): Stereo (A/left and B/right) on detachable terminal block
  • Input Impedance: 20 kOhm balanced or 10 kOhm unbalanced
  • Input Level: +4 dBu balanced (nominal), +25 dBu maximum; -10 dBV unbalanced
  • Input Gain Adjustments (2): -5 dB to +15 dB (rel. +4 dBu balanced); -3 dB to +17 dB (rel. -10 dBV unbalanced)
  • Input Metering (2): Dual-LED VU Meter for Input A and Input B
  • Mono mode: Rear-panel switch-selectable (input A feeds all 8 outputs)
  • Outputs (8): Stereo, A (4), B (4) on detachable terminal blocks
  • Output Impedance: 150 ohms balanced; 75 ohms unbalanced
  • Output Level: +4 dBu balanced (nominal), +24 dBu maximum; -10 dBV unbalanced
  • Output Level Adjustments (8): -9 dB to +6 dB (rel. +4 dBu, balanced); -3 dB to + 12 dBu (rel. -10 dBV, unbalanced)
  • Frequency Response: 10 Hz to 165 kHz (+/- 0.25 dB); 10 Hz to 35 kHz (+/- 0.01 dB)
  • THD+N: < 0.0025% (20 Hz to 20 kHz)
  • Headroom: > 20 dB (above +4 dBu input or output)
  • Noise: < -92 dB (below +4 dBu output, 20 Hz to 20 kHz)
  • Crosstalk: < -90 dB (20 Hz to 5 kHz); <-80 dB (5 kHz to 20 kHz)
  • CMRR: > 90 dB (100 Hz)
  • Power Requirement: GROUND REFERENCED, 24 Vdc @ 82 mA (idle, nominal), 120 mA (max.)
  • Ambient Operating Environment: 0° C to 50° C
  • Case dimensions: 5.75" W x 1.65" H x 3.54" D (14.6 x 4.18 x 9.0 cm); 3.9" D (9.9 cm) with connectors
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Radio Design Labs RU-ADA4D
2x4 Stereo Audio Distribution Amplifier

OUR PART #  RUADA4D

Product Information:

Radio Design Labs RUADA4D Features:

  • Stereo Audio Distribution with 4 Outputs
  • Mono Audio Distribution with 8 Outputs
  • Front-Panel Input Level Trimmers
  • Dual-LED VU Meter for Each Input Channel
  • Front-Panel Output Level Trimmers
  • Inputs and Outputs on Rear Panel Detachable Terminal Blocks
  • Exceptional Audio Quality for the Most Demanding Applications

NOTE: Radio Design Labs' PS-24AS power supply is NOT included but is required in order to power this product.  Please see the "Accessories" tab or click here for more information on the PS-24AS power supply.

Radio Design Labs' RU-ADA4D is a 4-channel stereo audio distribution amplifier with input and output gain adjustments and input level metering.  The module may be operated in mono to provide up to eight distributed mono signals.  The inputs and outputs are connected on rear-panel detachable terminal blocks.

Each of the two line level inputs accepts either a balanced or an unbalanced signal.  Each input is equipped with a front panel INPUT GAIN trimmer.  Input signal levels between -14 dBV unbalanced and +9 dBu balanced may be set to the proper operating level as indicated by a dual-LED VU meter.  This assures ample headroom at all normal operating levels.  The maximum input level is + 25 dBu.

A rear-panel switch selects between stereo and mono operation. In the mono position, input A (left) is used to drive all 8 output channels.  When the module is used in a monaural system, only input A must be wired.

Audio outputs are isolated from each other and may be wired balanced or unbalanced. Each of the outputs is provided with a front panel screwdriver adjusted OUTPUT LEVEL control.  Relative to a balanced +4 dBu output level, this gain potentiometer allows an adjustment range from -9 dB to +6 dB.  Relative to an unbalanced -10 dBV output, each output potentiometer allows an adjustment from -3 dB to +12 dB.

The RU-ADA4D offers exceptional headroom, very low distortion, excellent crosstalk isolation, wide flat frequency response and extremely low noise with very high common-mode signal rejection. It provides exceptional audio performance for the most critical applications in a professional audio environment.

The RU-ADA4D operates from 24 Vdc connected through a rear-panel detachable terminal block.

Typical Performance:

  • Inputs (2): Stereo (A/left and B/right) on detachable terminal block
  • Input Impedance: 20 kOhm balanced or 10 kOhm unbalanced
  • Input Level: +4 dBu balanced (nominal), +25 dBu maximum; -10 dBV unbalanced
  • Input Gain Adjustments (2): -5 dB to +15 dB (rel. +4 dBu balanced); -3 dB to +17 dB (rel. -10 dBV unbalanced)
  • Input Metering (2): Dual-LED VU Meter for Input A and Input B
  • Mono mode: Rear-panel switch-selectable (input A feeds all 8 outputs)
  • Outputs (8): Stereo, A (4), B (4) on detachable terminal blocks
  • Output Impedance: 150 ohms balanced; 75 ohms unbalanced
  • Output Level: +4 dBu balanced (nominal), +24 dBu maximum; -10 dBV unbalanced
  • Output Level Adjustments (8): -9 dB to +6 dB (rel. +4 dBu, balanced); -3 dB to + 12 dBu (rel. -10 dBV, unbalanced)
  • Frequency Response: 10 Hz to 165 kHz (+/- 0.25 dB); 10 Hz to 35 kHz (+/- 0.01 dB)
  • THD+N: < 0.0025% (20 Hz to 20 kHz)
  • Headroom: > 20 dB (above +4 dBu input or output)
  • Noise: < -92 dB (below +4 dBu output, 20 Hz to 20 kHz)
  • Crosstalk: < -90 dB (20 Hz to 5 kHz); <-80 dB (5 kHz to 20 kHz)
  • CMRR: > 90 dB (100 Hz)
  • Power Requirement: GROUND REFERENCED, 24 Vdc @ 82 mA (idle, nominal), 120 mA (max.)
  • Ambient Operating Environment: 0° C to 50° C
  • Case dimensions: 5.75" W x 1.65" H x 3.54" D (14.6 x 4.18 x 9.0 cm); 3.9" D (9.9 cm) with connectors
Mounting Bracket for RACK-UP SeriesRadio Design Labs RU-BR1 Mounting Bracket for RACK-UP Series

The RU-BR1 mounts an RDL 'RACK-UP' module above or below a horizontal surface.

In Stock

Our Price:$33.16List Price: $39.14You save 15%!

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Our Price:$22.93List Price: $30.67You save 25%!

Mini Boom with TA3F & TA3M for the 1600VPCAD Audio MB-1 Mini Boom with TA3F & TA3M for the 1600VP

The MB-1 is a carbon fiber 56" (142cm) pole intended to support the Astatic 1600VP microphone system. The pole is designed to fit on a standard 5/8" x 27 threaded microphone post. The exclusive clutch rotation system allows for easy and ...

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
Need it sooner? Call us!

Our Price:$118.71List Price: $199.00You save 40%!

Double RACK-UP Mounting Bay Utility ChassisRadio Design Labs UC-2 Double RACK-UP Mounting Bay Utility Chassis

Radio Design Labs' UC-2 is an ULTRASTYLE tabletop utility chassis for mounting RDL modules and accessories. The front panels feature dual RACK-UP mounting bays. The rear panels have identical mounting bays and are supplied with matching ...

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
Need it sooner? Call us!

Our Price:$112.33List Price: $150.24You save 25%!

Single RACK-UP Mounting Bay Utility ChassisRadio Design Labs UC-1 Single RACK-UP Mounting Bay Utility Chassis

Radio Design Labs' UC-1 is an ULTRASTYLE design tabletop chassis for mounting RDL modules and accessories. The front panel features a single RACK-UP mounting bay. The rear panel has an identical mounting bay and is supplied with matching ...

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
Need it sooner? Call us!

Our Price:$84.01List Price: $112.37You save 25%!

Mounting Kit for RU and TX SeriesRadio Design Labs MB2-RDL Mounting Kit for RU and TX Series

MB-2 pair mounts a RACK-UP or TX module above or below a surface.

Usually ships in 7-14 business days.
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