Rupert Neve Designs R6 500 Series Rack

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  • 6-slot 500 Series Chassis with LED Current Consumption Meter
  • Supplies 150% of required current for module stability
  • Versatile XLR, TRS, and DB-25 I/O options
  • Quick and easy module insertion with variable-position screw holes
  • Double-shielded internal power supply prevents magnetic induction
  • Inaudible frequency switchmode PSU
  • Internal jumper configuration for linking slots in pairs
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The Rupert Neve Designs R6 is a versatile and robust 6-space 500 series rack with several notable features and technical specifications:


Power You Can Trust:

The R6 provides ample power, with more than 150% of the required current for a 6-space chassis to prevent power rail failures under high loads. It includes LED current metering to monitor power usage and a double-shielded internal power supply to minimize magnetic induction.

neve r6 rack

Connectivity Options:

The R6 features 8 channels of balanced I/O options, including DB-25, XLR, and TRS, which can be used interchangeably. This flexibility is useful for various environments or when converting between different connection formats using the THRU functionality on channels 7-8.

r6 500 series rackSolid Steel Construction:

The chassis is built with solid steel and includes bumpers for support in both horizontal and vertical configurations. It also features a collapsible handle for portability, and all connectors and fittings are of high quality for durability.

500 Series Compatibility:

As the R6 is built to 500 series specifications, it works seamlessly with any properly-designed 500 series module. Variable-position screw holes accommodate modules that may be slightly out of spec. VCA buss link functionality is available on Channels 1-2, 3-4, or 5-6, allowing compatible compressor modules to share VCA control when their links are enabled. Matching blank panels are available to cover empty slots.

rupert neve r6 500 series

Optional Rack Kit:

An optional rack kit is available for R6 racks with serial numbers higher than 250 (shipped after June 2015). Removing the bottom feet allows the R6 to fit into a standard 19″ rack frame, occupying 3U of rack space.


Massive Connectivity:

Interchangeable XLR, TRS, and DB-25 I/O connections on the back panel ensure easy connectivity in various situations.

Serious Power:

The R6 can provide sufficient power even for modules that exceed the 500 series specification, maintaining stable voltage levels.

Power Monitoring:

An LED Meter on the R6 monitors current usage, helping prevent power shortages and assisting in troubleshooting modules that draw excessive power.

Channel 7-8 Thru Conversion: Channels 7-8 can be used to convert signals between DB-25, XLR, and TRS connectors quickly and easily.

48V Phantom Supply:

The R6 offers a robust 48V phantom power supply for microphones.

“Built For The Road” Frame:

The R6’s solid steel enclosure, rugged rubber feet for both horizontal and vertical mounting, and collapsible handle make it portable and suitable for on-the-road use.

Technical Specifications:

DC Voltage to Units: +/-16VDC and +48VDC for phantom power.
Max Current: 1000mA for modules, 150mA for 48V phantom power.
Power Requirements: 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz, 50 Watts.
Weight: 9.5 lbs.
Dimensions: 13″ long x 7.5″ wide x 5.5″ high.

Additional information

Tube or Solid State

Solid State





Module Type

500 Series

Module Slot Count

6 Slots

Input Connectors

Analog DB25, 1/4-inch TRS, Analog XLR

Output connectors

Analog DB25, 1/4-inch TRS, Analog XLR output

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    all 500 series can be easily fitted in neve r6….

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