The Maselec MTC-1X Stereo Mastering Transfer Console is the perfect tool for mastering studios as well as for high quality home recordings.
With exceptional sonic properties, new functionalities and usual rock solid Maselec quality, the MTC-1X is
an ideal alternative to the MTC2 mastering console.
The MTC-1X measures 3 U height with a depth 'behind panel' of 260mm and 8kg weight. The front control surface has 42 pushbutton controls with LED lights and 11 high quality rotary switches. Gold XLRs are used for all audio connections, assisting the use of highest quality cables. Connecting and rearranging external equipment is very easy.
The MTC1 is structured into four different sections:
1. The Input section:
Input source selectionPhase invert for left and rightSeparate Left and Right gain controls5dB additional gain selectable for low level sourcesLowcut and Highcut filtersIndependent Cut controls for left and right
2.The Insert section has six insert points and offers
additional powerful functions:
MS with gain control for the 'difference' signalInserts 1 & 2 equipment swap (FLIP)Insert 4 or Inserts 24 crossfade or additive mix with the use of a rotary switch. This function could be used for 'parallel' compression or adding reverbInserts 4 & 5 equipment swap (FLIP)Insert 6 can be moved to Post Output. This is the preferred position for a brickwall limiter.
3. The Output section:
Separate Left and Right gain controlsElliptical filter with 20 frequenciesStereo Width controlOutput Cut controlThe stereo image circuits are identical to the famous controls of the MTC2.
4. The Monitor section:
Four external Monitor SourcesMonitor of the Input and Output sectionsTwo speaker feedsMonitor of the Stereo, Left, Right, Mono or Difference signalIndividual Cut controls for Left and Right speakersProgressive Dim functionMeter output, which follows the monitor source-6dB, 8dB and -10dB Meter Offsets