SNC6 COMPRESSOR LIMITER MODULE

 


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OVERVIEW

This unit was based upon the Neve 32264a Compressor Limiter which Neve designed for the 8058, 8068 and 8078 style consoles but has recently been re-designed and upgraded..

It is packages in a 8 3/4 inch high modules case and has an 18 way Amphenol connector on the rear so that it can be plugged into any Neve console or into our modules racks.

It is suitable for Sound Broadcasting and Recording Studios.


FRONT PANEL CONTROLS

Limit Threshold, switched attenuator +4 dB to +15 dB in 1 dB steps.

Limit Recovery, switchable 50 mS, 100 mS, 200 mS, 800 mS, Auto 1 = 100 mS / 2 sec., Auto 2 = 50 mS / 5 secs.

Compression Threshold, switched in 2 dB steps, -20 dB to + 10 dB

Compressor Recovery Time, switchable 100 mS, 400 mS, 800 mS, 1.5 secs. Auto 1 = 100 mS / 2 secs., Auto 2 = 50 mS / 5 secs.

Compression Ratio, switchable 1.5, 1.0, 2.1, 3.1, 4.1, 6.1

Gain Makeup, 0 dB to 20 dB of extra gain when Compress is selected.

Limit in / out Toggle

Compress 1n /out Toggle

By-pass Toggle

Stereo Linking Toggle

Meter Reads Gain Reduction


SPECIFICATIONS

  • Input: 10 k ohms Bridging & Transformer balanced Gain nominally 0 dB with +/- 2 dB Gain Variation with rear panel control.
  • Output: Transformer balanced 600 ohms Max output + 26 dB
  • Frequency Response: +/- 0.5 dB 20 Hz to 20 kHz.
  • Noise: > 75 dB (no Gain Make up) 20 Hz to 20 kHz Distortion: 0.05% at 1 kHZ and +9 dB (comp & Limiter switched out)