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ARC-8
Award winning.
The ARC-8 is a powerful small console, ideal for internet streaming or small radio studio applications. It works great for remotes as well.

Compact, and packs a punch.

The ARC-8 radio console is compact and durable for professional Radio applications. The 0.059" steel chassis is extremely strong and well finished with two part epoxy paint. The front panel graphics are on the reverse side of a beautiful polycarbonate overlay for scratch resistance and long life. The switches have LED lighted indicators to clearly display switch status. It is excellent for so many different applications, it would be foolish not to have one.

 

See what our broadcast radio and internet console customers are saying about our ARC 8  analog Broadcast Radio console product.

Power from within.

The ARC-8 board has an amazing price of $799, but what is even more amazing is the features that come standard.

 

It has both Unbalanced & Balanced inputs. It has 10 inputs, with 8 channels. Channel 8 is the USB channel that connects to a PC for playback and record. Channel 7 connects to a phone hybrid.

 

The ARC 8 console is ideal for internet and small radio applications.

The only thing it doesn't do is make you coffee in the morning.

 

This is ideal for Internet radio, broadcast radio, remote applications, production, station backup; it does it all.

4 Types of Channels

  Microphone

2 High Performance mic channels. Perfect for a Guest/Host configuration.

High performance mic channels, with XLR inputs.

High performance mic preamps.

48 VDC phantom power.

(optional, $69)

Channel 1 features a Talk button to talk to a Studio monitor.

LED illuminated switch lamps.

 

  Stereo Line

8 Inputs, giving you enough channels to connect all of your devices.

A / B Inputs on channel 3 & 8, giving a total of 8 Line inputs.

Active balanced RJ-45 or unbalanced RCA comes standard on every ARC-8.

1 stereo output bus. Both balanced and unbalanced outputs.

LED illuminated switch lamps.

Phone

Phone channel comes standard, allowing you to connect to a phone hybrid.

Audio & Logic connections available to connect to hybrid.

Listen off-line to a caller using the Cue button.

Talkback button enables you to talk to the caller off-air.

Mix minus feed to the caller is a mix of Pgm-Aud.

LED illuminated switch lamps.

USB

Play & Record in digital with Windows PC or Mac.

USB sound card functionality to work with any software.

Simple connect using standard USB cable.

Play audio from your USB device directly onto your board.

Record audio from your board using any 3rd party software.

Assets come standard.

Balanced & Unbalanced Outputs

Pgm output has both XLR balanced, & RCA unbalanced outputs. Including a mono mixdown.

Balanced RJ45 Connectors

All Stereo inputs are world standard balanced RJ45 connectors. 10ft. Cabling is included, no charge. Unbalanced RCA inputs are also included

Linear Faders

Conductive plastic faders for highest possible resolution and life. Dust covers designed to protect and prolong the life of the fader.

Power Supply

The power supply is auto-sensing 110-220VAC. Certified: UL, CE, CS, CB. Perfect for use anywhere in the world.

Headphone

Headphone system with stereo amp for 8ohm (or Hi-Z) headphones. Plus Monitor and Cue systems.

The ARC-8 is very affordable and a very effective broadcast and internet radio console.

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With a single stereo mixing bus, the ARC-8 broadcast radio console is ideal for fast paced live on air, production, Internet streaming, and remote applications. Two mics supports a host and guest talk format. The mix minus bus (for an external hybrid) supports Telephone talk formats or call ins. The ‘Talk’ button on mic channel one feeds the mic to the caller and the caller to the console cue system, fast and easy.

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The ARC-8 broadcast and internet radio console has both balanced and unbalanced inputs.

Analog Broadcast Console.

8 Channel - 1 Output.

Incredible performance.

The ARC 8 console is compact and feature laden. It has a phone input channel, USB channel, mic channels and much more.

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