February 8, 2017 - Preordering now open for Coolaudio V2164 VCA
We are currently out of stock of the popular quad VCA chips, but we are now prepared to take preorders for shipment on or before March 1, 2017. Preordering is available for both the SOIC (V2164M) surface mount and DIL (V2164D) hobbyist-friendly packages.
January 3, 2017 - NEW! Xvive VTL5C3/2 Dual Element Opto Coupler
We now stock the versatile Xvive VTL5C3/2 dual element vactrol (resistive opto-islolator). This popular device made by Xvive Audio features high isolation, steep slope, good dynamic range, low drive current, and small light history memory. Perfect for noiseless gain controls, limiters, compressors, and many other applications.
Dec 12, 2016 - NEW! Coolaudio V2902 Stereo USB codec (PCM2902 equivelent)
Now you can build a stereo USB audio interface with high performance and minimal component count. The Coolaudio V2902 supports analog and S/PDIF (optical digital) input and output at up to 48kHz sampling rates. This single chip solution provides a full USB 1.1-compliant protocol controller. No software drivers are needed to work with Linux or Windows USB ports. Useful for building USB speaker systems, USB audio interfaces, etc. See all the details here.
Sept 14, 2016 - NEW! Coolaudio V411 Quad Analog Switch
We are now stocking the Coolaudio V411 quad CMOS analog switch. This quad SPST analog switch is easily controlled with digital logic and features low ON resistance, fast break-before-make switching, wide dynamic range, and single or dual supply operation. Great for audio switching/multiplexing, data acquisition, and communications systems. DG411 equivalent.
Aug 27, 2016 - Xvive Pedals and Opto-couplers back in stock
Our most popular Xvive pedal, the W3 Analog Memory Delay is back in stock, along with along with the T1 Golden Brownie Distortion and V8 Chorus/Vibrato. For the build-it-yourself types, the VTL5C1 and VTL5C3 opto couplers are also back in stock.
May 23, 2016 - Xvive Guitar Effect Pedals!
We are very excited to announce that CabinTech Global is now an authorized US-based distributor for Xvive guitar pedals. We have some of the most popular and amazing pedals now in stock including the new W3 Memory Analog Delay (based on the Xvive MN3005 delay chip), the D1 MaxVerb digital reverb, the V7 Tube Drive, the amazing MIKE, and many others.
April 25, 2016 - Discounted FedEx shipping now available.
We are pleased to have completed an agreement with FedEx that allows us to offer discounted FedEx shipping services worldwide. On the checkout dialog you can choose from all the FedEx services that are available to your destination.
March 23, 2016 - Taking pre-orders for the new Xvive VTL5C1 opto-coupler.
We are now taking pre-orders for both the Xvive VTL5C3 and VTL5C1 opto-couplers. Delivery is expected in mid-April. Presale orders will have guaranteed stock reserved.
March 18, 2016 - Xvive MN3005 is now back in stock.
The wildly popular Xvive Audio MN3005 BBD is now back in stock! All preorders have been shipped.
March 4, 2016 - THAT 4315 Analog Engine is now available
Starting today we are stocking the THAT 4315 Analog Engine. This device with its onboard VCA and RMS-level sensor makes a great solution for building companders, limiters, noise gates, gain controls, and other effects. Very low power consumption allows for use in battery powered applications as well.
February 18, 2016 - Pre-orders for Xvive MN3005 and Xvive VTL5C3 expected delivery in April 2016.
We are taking preorders for the new Xvive VTL5C3 opto-coupler, and the popular Xvive MN3005 BBD delay with an expected delivery date in early April. As before, presale orders will have guaranteed stock reserved and will be shipped within 24 hours of vendor stock arrival.
February 2, 2016 - Coolaudio V2162 is back in stock.
We are now fully stocked with the Coolaudio V2164M dual low-noise VCA used on audio compressors, equalizers, and other circuits.
January 15, 2016 - A/B comparison of Xvive MN3005 and original Panasonic device.
Courtesy of Space-Cat Audio Technologies, check out the A/B comparison of the new Xvive MN3005 and the original Panasonic MN3005.