Warm Audio Wa-2A Tube Opto …

Warm Audio Wa-2A Tube Opto  ...Warm Audio – Warm Audio Wa-2A Tube Opto Compressor
True to its inspiration; the WA-2A boasts an all tube, completely discrete signal path with through-hole component topology. It also features custom, large-core Cinemag input and output transformers, four premium vacuum tubes, and the legendary Kenetek opto-cell, considered by many to be the worlds finest. No plug-in or other compressor type quite compares to the warm, forgiving, fluid qualities of this classic optical tube compressor. For decades, the renowned 2A type circuit has become the go-to device for seamlessly handling vocals, bass, and a wide variety of other instruments and program material in an effortlessly smooth way.Fully discrete signal pathUtilizes custom USA made CineMag input and output transformersUtilizes USA made Kenetek opto attenuatorPremium Tung-Sol and Electro-Harmonix tubesVariable Pre-emphasis, allows for compression high-pass filteringStereo-link capabilityXLR and TRS balanced line level inputs – 600 ohms impedanceXLR and TRS balanced line level outputs – 600 ohms impedanceFrequency Response +/- 1 dB, 15 Hz to 20kHzGain 40 dB 1dBInput Level +16 dB maximumOutput Level +10 dB nominal, +16 dB maximumDistortion Less than 0.1% THD at 10 dBmNoise = -74dBAttack Time – 10 millisecondsRelease Time – 0.06 seconds for 50% release; 0.5 to 5 seconds for complete releaseMeter shows both dB gain reduction and dB outputPower – 115/230 volts (switchable), 50/60 HzDimensions – 19″ Rackmount chassis, 2U. 19″ x 7″ x 3.5″Weight – 12 lbs
Warm Audio, Compressors & Limiters WA2A