TankDriver™ Specifications

The Radial Tank Driver is a unique interface that has been designed to work with most common spring reverbs. As such, the frequency response and tone shaping cannot be viewed in the same manner as one would a typical effect. The frequency response and drive network must be optimized to work within the confines of a spring reverb. Of note will be the high frequency Shimmer and low frequency boom control curves which allow the engineer to color the reverb to better fit the program material.

TankDriver Block Diagram
Specifications  
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
*Refers to use with Radial Workhorse rack and mixer.
Circuit type - drive: opamp with discrete transistor isolated output
Maximum input - rear panel XLR input: +19dBu
Maximum ouput - rear panel XLR ouput: +26dBu
Dynamic range - drive section: 101 to 115dB (varies with frequency)
Frequency response: Shaped for spring reverb tanks
Gain - drive switch boost selected: +10dB (when activated)
Input impedance - front panel receive input: 10K Unbalanced
Input impedance - rear panel XLR input: 15K Balanced
Dry intermodulation distortion: 0.0028%
Wet intermodulation distortion: 0.0021%
Noise - drive section: -100dB (below 0dBu)
Omniport function: Line level unbalanced effects loop
(Tip send - ring recei)
Front panel output impedance: 1.5K Ohms
Rear panel XLR output impedance: 200 Ohms
Power requirement: 65mA (maximum all LEDs)
THD + N - receive section: <0.01% @ -30dBu input level
Shipping size 9 x 6.5 x 2 (inches)
Weight 1.5 lbs. (0.7 kg)
Conditions: For use in dry locations only between 5°C and 40°C
Warranty 3 Years, Transferable
TankDriver Shimmer Control
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