Nautilus Master Technology

Discrete Class-A Mixing and Audio Monitoring Products for use in Pro Recording Studios, Home Studios, Mastering Studios


The Nautilus Master Technology COMMANDER Functions

• Improve your mixes by utilizing your prized analog compressors, eq's, reverbs, DDL's, virtual synths etc.

• Instantly and accurately do level-matched A-B comparisons with external 2 track, CD player, prior mixes, etc. by utilizing the stereo Source "B" balanced XLR/TRS input with front panel control.

• Highest resolution sound for stereo analog summing or front-end mic-channel mixing of 12 inputs

• 8 XLR/TRS inputs with pan & mute, 4 Additional inputs for stereo effects returns or additional channels

• Individual stereo L - R mutes - Mono function follows the mutes for better listening evaluations

• Versatile stereo insert 4-way selectivity - can be enabled for the mix section and/or the Source B input

• Precision pan and mute on 8 balanced inputs brings back "live" feel to once-set always-set computers

• Smooth, continuous stereo fader tracking via large knob for real-time fade outs - no stepped detents

• True RMS VU metering gives you see a more complete view of your signal level and dynamics

COMMANDER discrete Class-A analog summing mixer

The COMMANDER inspires ideas - it's not just a connection device.


• Discrete Class-A - minimal circuit path - solid construction - no surface-mount parts - no "passive" cable-length degradation

• 12 Analog inputs - can be configured numerous ways:

8 balanced XLR/TRS with front panel pan & mute

4 unbalanced XLR/TRS dedicated L-R position

Use as 4 additional channel inputs

Use for two stereo outboard effects returns

Use to receive two Nautilus discrete Class-A expansion modules for up to 36 inputs

• Two sets of balanced XLR analog stereo outputs to mixdown machine and monitor path

• Ultra-high reliability circuit - Over 10,000 SPA690 discrete blocks now being used in major-name recording facilities

• Retro Analog VU meters - why they help make better mixing decisions

• Switchable to non-US voltage

• Meter Range switch - more visual adaptability over variable dynamic ranges

• Individual rear panel connectors accomodate superior-sounding audiophile interconnect cable

• High-end Virtual Dynamics audiophile power cable - valued at $365.00. (US and European plugs)

See how it connects as a DAW Discrete Class-A summing buss

See how it connects in the ultimate COMMANDER - DMC-8 - DMC-2 configuration

Limited Availability following Winter AES Show '04
Suggested list price: $3,995.00 - Direct price: $3,500.00

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Preview upcoming Nautilus discrete Class-A products


• The NEMO DMC-5 monitor/headphone controller


• The NEMO DMC-1 precision monitor controller


• The NEMO DMC-2 advanced monitoring functions

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