Radial Hot Shot ABi Microphone and Line Switcher Pedal

Ideal for the stage, this Radial mic and line switcher pedal allows you to instantly choose from two signal sources with the flip of a switch.

The HotShot ABi is a balanced signal source selector that allows the user to instantly select between 2 signal sources by depressing a latching footswitch. As it is completely passive, powering is not required to make it work.

The HotShot ABi is ideal for applications such as switching between 2 dynamic microphones on a stage or selecting between 2 audio sources. The latching switch also opens the door for other useful operations: These include using the HotShot ABi as a mute to turn off a microphone; to select between 2 wireless receivers for live sound system backup; for stereo guitars it can be used to select between 2 instruments; and for community hall assemblies, it provides the moderator with remote control over 2 audience microphones.

Ultra-compact and extremely rugged, the HotShot is made tough for years of trouble free performance and is backed-up with a 3-year transferable warranty.

Get an overview of the Radial HotShot ABi Line Input Selector in this video demo:

On-stage line input signal AB redirector

Toggle switch for one-push operation

Pads allow using devices with different signal levels

Ground lift to eliminate buzz caused by ground loops

Heavy-duty construction, switches and components

Select Between 2 Mics on Stage
Use the ABi to select between 2 mics on stage! Great for multi-instrumentalists that may require a mic over a keyboard and another when playing guitar.

Select Between 2 Sources
Use the ABi to select between a iPod and a computer read more for audio visual presentations. Easy to use with balanced and unbalanced signals and can be made to work with unbalanced stereo signals with shared grounds.

Select Between "On" and "Mute"
In its simplest form, use the ABi as a mute foot switch to allow the entertainer to clear his throat or cough without the offensive sounds reaching the audience. Furthermore, by reducing the number of mics that are 'active' on stage, one can significantly reduce the spill and leakage; the most common cause of stage feedback.

HotShot(TM) ABi In Detail
The HotShot ABi is a multi-purpose performance tool that is designed to allow simple on-off and diversion control over signal management. It is outfitted with various features such as grounding options and level adjustments to conform to a wide variety of applications.

Critical to its performance is the rugged 14 gauge steel construction and ultra-compact footprint. This enables the HotShot ABi to be used in the most demanding professional applications while assuring years of trouble free performance.

Warning -- Possibility of electrical shock hazard exists. Please read the warnings in the user manual before attempting to connect amplifiers to this device.
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Circuit Type: Passive true-bypass

Inputs: XLR-F x 2

Outputs: XLR-M

Input Pads:
Input-A: -15dB switch
Input-B: -15dB switch, -6dB 'trim' switch

Ground Lift: LIFT switch - Input-B pin-1

Footswitch: Heavy-duty high-cycle

Construction: 14 gauge steel, baked enamel finish

Size: 3.6 in. w x 3.75 in. d x 2 in. h (92 x 99 x 51mm)

Weight: 1.1 lbs. (0.5 kg)

Warranty: Radial 3-year limited warranty
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 1.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 7 x 4 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): R800 1508

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 604-942-1001


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