TRILOBITE

The Trickfish team has put all of our on the gig experience into the design of the Trilobite to make it a powerful on the gig solution and make your setup as versatile as possible whether you are on the gig, in the studio, or in the shed . The goal was to give you a powerful yet compact piece of equipment that would harness the power of two Bullhead preamps paired with the routing options required for modern gig setups. Once you dive deep with the Trilobite we are confident it will become the centerpiece of your setup and a welcome, portable solution for when you can’t have “your rig” on the gig….. now you can have “your rig” at your feet!

$649.00

Trilobite Front Panel Features

Trickfish Trilobite Dual Channel Bass Preamp
Channel A Input Gain: Input level adjustment
Channel A Input Level Indicator: Green LED indicates signal and Red LED indicates a clip
Channel A Bass Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Low Mid Frequency Select: Selects the frequency for the Low-Mid Bandpass EQ
Channel A Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Hi Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Hi Mid Frequency Select: Selects the frequency for the Hi‐Mid Bandpass EQ
Channel A Treble Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Power on/off LED indicator: Illuminated blue LED indicates power is on. No light means power is off
Channel Selection Footswitch: Switch between Preamp A and Preamp B
Channel B Input Gain: Input level adjustment
Channel B Input Level Indicator: Green LED indicates signal and Red LED indicates a clip
Channel B Bass Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
EFX Footswitch: Selects effects loop on/off
Channel B Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel B Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Mute Footswitch: Mutes all outputs except the Tuner Out
Channel B Treble Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Master Volume: Controls the overall output volume

Trilobite Front Panel Features

Trickfish Trilobite Dual Channel Bass Preamp
Channel A Input Gain: Input level adjustment
Channel A Input Level Indicator: Green LED indicates signal and Red LED indicates a clip
Channel A Bass Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Low Mid Frequency Select: Selects the frequency for the Low-Mid Bandpass EQ
Channel A Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Hi Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel A Hi Mid Frequency Select: Selects the frequency for the Hi‐Mid Bandpass EQ
Channel A Treble Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Power on/off LED indicator: Illuminated blue LED indicates power is on. No light means power is off
Channel Selection Footswitch: Switch between Preamp A and Preamp B
Channel B Input Gain: Input level adjustment
Channel B Input Level Indicator: Green LED indicates signal and Red LED indicates a clip
Channel B Bass Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
EFX Footswitch: Selects effects loop on/off
Channel B Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Channel B Lo Mid Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Mute Footswitch: Mutes all outputs except the Tuner Out
Channel B Treble Shelving EQ Cut/Boost: Center is flat. Counter clockwise cuts, clockwise rotation boosts
Master Volume: Controls the overall output volume

Trilobite Rear Panel Features

Trickfish Trilobite Dual Channel Bass Preamp
Line Input: 1/8″ mini plug accommodates MP3 players and any other input sources
Amp Out: 1/4″ phone jack routes the signal TO the destination device
Parallel Speaker Outputs: Neutrik Combi-connectors accommodate both Speakon and ¼” phone plugs
Direct Out XLR: Balanced Female XLR connection
Aux Direct Out XLR (Post EQ): Balanced Female XLR connection
EFX Blend: Side Chain Dry Signal for Parallel EFX Loop
EFX Loop Send (Parallel Loop): 1/4″ phone jack routes the signal TO the destination device
Dual/Mono select switch: In Mono (Mono sends one input [A] to both EQ), Out Dual (Dual sends input A to Channel A EQ and input B to Channel B EQ
Channel A Instrument Input: 1/4″ phone plug line input
AC Mains Input: Attach supplied cable firmly into socket. 12V 150mA Min Center Negative
Headphone Output: 1/8” stereo phone plug for headphone monitoring
Tuner Out: 1/4″ phone jack sends signal to tuner. Stays active while in mute
Insert Return (Series Loop): 1/4″ phone jack returns the signal FROM the destination device
Direct Out Pre/Post select switch: Switches between a Pre-EQ/FX or Post-EQ/FX send
Ground Lift Switch: Ground lift dedicated to Direct Out and AUX Out
EFX Blend: Side Chain Dry Signal for Parallel EFX Loop
EFX Loop Return (Parallel Loop): 1/4″ phone jack returns the signal FROM the destination device
Channel B Instrument Input: 1/4″ phone plug line input

Trilobite Rear Panel Features

Trickfish Trilobite Dual Channel Bass Preamp
Line Input: 1/8″ mini plug accommodates MP3 players and any other input sources
Amp Out: 1/4″ phone jack routes the signal TO the destination device
Parallel Speaker Outputs: Neutrik Combi-connectors accommodate both Speakon and ¼” phone plugs
Direct Out XLR: Balanced Female XLR connection
Aux Direct Out XLR (Post EQ): Balanced Female XLR connection
EFX Blend: Side Chain Dry Signal for Parallel EFX Loop
EFX Loop Send (Parallel Loop): 1/4″ phone jack routes the signal TO the destination device
Dual/Mono select switch: In Mono (Mono sends one input [A] to both EQ), Out Dual (Dual sends input A to Channel A EQ and input B to Channel B EQ
Channel A Instrument Input: 1/4″ phone plug line input
AC Mains Input: Attach supplied cable firmly into socket. 12V 150mA Min Center Negative
Headphone Output: 1/8” stereo phone plug for headphone monitoring
Tuner Out: 1/4″ phone jack sends signal to tuner. Stays active while in mute
Insert Return (Series Loop): 1/4″ phone jack returns the signal FROM the destination device
Direct Out Pre/Post select switch: Switches between a Pre-EQ/FX or Post-EQ/FX send
Ground Lift Switch: Ground lift dedicated to Direct Out and AUX Out
EFX Blend: Side Chain Dry Signal for Parallel EFX Loop
EFX Loop Return (Parallel Loop): 1/4″ phone jack returns the signal FROM the destination device
Channel B Instrument Input: 1/4″ phone plug line input

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Trilobite Specifications

Pre-Amp: Low noise solid state

Mono/Dual Instrument Inputs: ¼’ Phone with rotary gain control

Input Level Indicator: Signal level and Clip LEDs (green/red)

Channel A EQ: 4 Band with switchable Mid

Shelving Bass and Treble

Low-Mid and Hi–Mid -Variable Gain, Band Pass EQ with selectable frequency/bandwidth options

Channel B EQ: 4 Band

Shelving Bass and Treble

Low-Mid and Hi–Mid -Variable Gain, Band Pass EQ

Master Volume: Rotary Control

Channel A/B Footswitch

FX On/Off Footswitch

Mute Footswitch

Line In: 1/8” mini jack

Headphone Out: Stereo 1/8” mini jack

Tuner Out: ¼” Phone jack

Amp Out: ¼” Phone jack

EFX Loop: Parallel with side-chain dry blend

Insert Loop: Series

Direct Out: 600 Ohm Balanced XLR, Pre/Post, and Ground Lift

AUX Out: 600 Ohm Balanced XLR, Post EQ

Power Supply (Included): Switch-Mode Power Supply, Output 12V DC (250mA minimum) center negative power

Chassis: Aluminum

Removable Rubber Feet: Adhesive backed

Size:

(H x W x D in.) 1.44 front / 2.5 back x 8.88 x 6
(H x W x D mm) 3.66 front / 6.35 back x 22.56 x 15.24

Weight: 1.86 lbs / .84 kg

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Trilobite Specifications

Pre-Amp: Low noise solid state

Mono/Dual Instrument Inputs: ¼’ Phone with rotary gain control

Input Level Indicator: Signal level and Clip LEDs (green/red)

Channel A EQ: 4 Band with switchable Mid

Shelving Bass and Treble

Low-Mid and Hi–Mid -Variable Gain, Band Pass EQ with selectable frequency/bandwidth options

Channel B EQ: 4 Band

Shelving Bass and Treble

Low-Mid and Hi–Mid -Variable Gain, Band Pass EQ

Master Volume: Rotary Control

Channel A/B Footswitch

FX On/Off Footswitch

Mute Footswitch

Line In: 1/8” mini jack

Headphone Out: Stereo 1/8” mini jack

Tuner Out: ¼” Phone jack

Amp Out: ¼” Phone jack

EFX Loop: Parallel with side-chain dry blend

Insert Loop: Series

Direct Out: 600 Ohm Balanced XLR, Pre/Post, and Ground Lift

AUX Out: 600 Ohm Balanced XLR, Post EQ

Power Supply (Included): Switch-Mode Power Supply, Output 12V (0.5A)

Chassis: Aluminum

Removable Rubber Feet: Adhesive backed

Size:

(H x W x D in.) 1.44 front / 2.5 back x 8.88 x 6
(H x W x D mm) 3.66 front / 6.35 back x 22.56 x 15.24

Weight: 1.86 lbs / .84 kg

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