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Andrew Broughton

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Rolls MB35 replacement
« on: January 11, 2019, 03:33:54 am »

MB35 was a simple inexpensive 2 in 2 out Pro USB Interface and balance/unbalance adapter.

I know that some computer audio interfaces can do this, but is there anything that has the same features and form factor as the Rolls? Itís not a preamp but a line in out stereo device that seems to be unique.
Unfortunately it looks like itís discontinued.

Anyone found anything like it?




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Re: Rolls MB35 replacement
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 06:09:47 am »

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Re: Rolls MB35 replacement
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 07:48:41 am »

MB35 was a simple inexpensive 2 in 2 out Pro USB Interface and balance/unbalance adapter.

I know that some computer audio interfaces can do this, but is there anything that has the same features and form factor as the Rolls? Itís not a preamp but a line in out stereo device that seems to be unique.
Unfortunately it looks like itís discontinued.

Anyone found anything like it?

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Look up recording interfaces / IO boxes,  lots of two channel units available.

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« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2019, 08:32:41 am »

The Rolls MB15b is still available and has the same functions as the MB35 except for the USB In/Out capabilities. I've had this model for years and it's done it's job when needed without fail.  Always carry it in my tool kit.

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/217366-REG/Rolls_MB15B_MB15b_Promatch_2_Way_Stereo.html
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« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2019, 01:10:42 pm »

The Rolls MB15b is still available and has the same functions as the MB35 except for the USB In/Out capabilities.
The USB interface is the main reason I want one.



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« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2019, 01:27:40 pm »

This unit works great as well. I find myself using this far more often than the Rolls nowadays.

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« Reply #6 on: January 12, 2019, 02:24:20 pm »

I saw this one from Interspace Industries a bit ago, thought it looked pretty nice.

It doesnít have the balun feature set, but some adapter cables could fix that.
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« Reply #7 on: January 12, 2019, 03:36:04 pm »

Look up recording interfaces / IO boxes,  lots of two channel units available.
I've been doing nothing but that for a while.
If you think you know of one, have a look at the Rolls, and let me know if you can find anything like it, with those connections and form factor.
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« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2019, 03:37:11 pm »

This unit works great as well. I find myself using this far more often than the Rolls nowadays.

Peavey USB-P

Thanks, know all about that one. Got the Radial version. Have a look at the Rolls and you'll see the difference in connectors and I/O.
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« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2019, 03:38:23 pm »

I saw this one from Interspace Industries a bit ago, thought it looked pretty nice.

It doesnít have the balun feature set, but some adapter cables could fix that.
Thank you! That's the closest I've seen so far. Good eye!
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