The PDI 03 JB Speaker Simulator is a professional passive DI box for
guitar amps. Providing a frequency compensated, transformer balanced
direct feed to mixing consoles or soundcards it connects between the
amplifier output and loudspeaker or equivalent dummy load. The PDI 03 JB
has been developed for live, studio and home recording applications to
eliminate the need for time consuming mic placement and mic-related
Designed to Joe Bonamassa's high standards for a huge
but tightly focused tone the exclusive JB switch brings the output
signal to the fore and takes it "right in your face." The PDI 03 JB's
dual speaker simulation filters are carefully voiced to authentically
replicate the frequency response of classic and contemporary
loudspeakers and cabinets. The unit's input sensitivity is adjustable
for amps up to 200 watts or line and instrument level equipment.
consistent guitar tone from show to show the PDI-03 JB can also be used
to add realistic speaker flavors to preamps and dirt boxes in direct
recording applications. The rugged powder coated steel enclosure
features high quality Amphenol connectors and a ground lift to remove
hum resulting from earth loops.
For amp DI WITHOUT speakers a
dummy load with matching impedance must be connected. We recommend the
Palmer Power Attenuator PDI06 and the Palmer Dual Load Box PLB2X8.