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Allen & Heath PA20 Mixing Desk

Postby TSH-Tim » Mon May 09, 2011 1:45 pm

We have been offered a Allen & Heath PA20 mixing desk at what we believe to be a good price....

Having never used or even heard about these i was wondering if anybody on here used one or owns one ?

Pro's & cons is what am trying to find out.

Thank you for your time.
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Re: Allen & Heath PA20 Mixing Desk

Postby aekoi » Tue May 10, 2011 3:18 pm

I've used the PA20 a few times, does the job well. Only grumble, as mentioned above, is there are only two pre fade aux sends. For £100 tho it's a no-brainer, unless its been hammered of course.
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Re: Allen & Heath PA20 Mixing Desk

Postby turbodave » Tue May 10, 2011 4:50 pm

Hi, Noisy effects and fairly limited routing, but good pres, 100 mm faders and serviceable EQ.If its working ,get it! Dave
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Re: Allen & Heath PA20 Mixing Desk

Postby Stef Andrews » Tue May 10, 2011 7:21 pm

One of the few desks i've had a lot of experience with. As has been said, not fantastic overall, but usable EQ, 100mm faders and FX to boot (though they're not great). Only real downside is the 2 prefade auxes - 4 would be much nicer.

For £100 it's a steal.
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Re: Allen & Heath PA20 Mixing Desk

Postby TSH-Tim » Wed May 11, 2011 7:54 pm

Well chaps when I got there to pick it up today some of the fader nobs where missing.... offered £70 and its now found it's self a new home :)
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