3D Active Ambient – HardwiredPrice: Starting at $2,300
Product Description

Introduced in 2006, the original 3D Active Ambient IEM System is a unique, revolutionary IEM system that allows you to hear your monitor mix while mixing in a selectable level of on-stage ambient sound. For hardwired applications (typically, drummers and keyboardists), we still offer the 3DHW system, which accepts two balanced XLR inputs.

Available systems:
• Model 3DHW-1 (3D-L mixer, 3D-1 single driver ambient earphones)
• Model 3DHW-2 (3D-L mixer, 3D-2 dual driver ambient earphones
• Model 3DAA-1 (3D-M mixer, 3D-1 single-driver ambient earphones)
• Model 3DAA-2 (3D-M mixer, 3D-2 dual-driver ambient earphones)


Features and Benefits
  • The world's only active ambient IEM system to provide controlled ambience with full isolation
  • Ambient earphones with embedded binaural microphones provide natural ambience and accurate directionality
  • Custom-fit silicone earphones provide up to 37 dB acoustic isolation
  • Proprietary drivers for full-range, reference quality audio
  • Bodypack mixer combines monitor mix and ambient sound
  • Patent pending Active Signal Processing circuitry for wide dynamic range with zero latency
  • Toggle-selectable Perform and Full Ambient operation modes for ease of operation
  • Field-replaceable cable system eliminates 80% of factory repairs
  • Type: Active Ambient IEM system with custom ambient earphones and bodypack mixer
  • 3D Ambient Earphones: Full-shell custom silicone earpieces with embedded condenser microphones
  • Frequency Response: 20-16,000 Hz
  • Isolation: up to 37 dB
  • Ambient Microphone Input Overload, 500 Hz: 140dB
  • Cable: Field replaceable, 48 inch length with integral bend maintainers
  • 3D Bodypack Mixer, External Controls: Power switch (on/off), Mode switch (Performance, Full Ambient), Monitor mix volume knob (3D-L only)
  • Internal Controls, Ambient Background Level: 8-step rotary knob, 0 dB to -24dB insertion gain in 4 dB steps, and OFF
  • Internal Controls, Limiter Switch: On/off
  • Internal Controls, Earpiece Switch: Single/dual driver
  • Power: 9V alkaline battery, >6 hours operation
  • EARPHONES - 3D-1 single driver or 3D-2 dual driver (to be replaced by 3D-1q and 3D-2q with quadaxial cable in early 2014)
  • BODYPACK MIXER - 3D-M (3.5mm input jack) or 3D-L (LEMO input jack, external monitor volume knob)
  • Input cable (12-inch jumper cable with 3DAA, 9-foot dual XLR with 3DHW, earphone cleaning tool, shirt clip, Pelican storage case.