Based on the design of studio staple FET compressors of the '60s and '70s heard on countless hit records, the 500C features controls for input and output gain, plus the four selectable, time-honored compression rations of 4:1, 8:1, 12:1, and 20:1.
In addition to taming peaks, its premium components and classic circuit design add highly desireable analog warmth to your signal, making it an all-star for everything from drums to bass to vocals. Like all BAE Audio gear, the 500C is hand-wired in California to ensure the highest possible quality control.
FET gain reduction
Three 2520 style opamps
Transformer coupled output
Feedback style peak limiter
Gain Reduction on/off
Comp ratios: 2:1, 4:1, 8:1, 12:1, 20:1, ABI
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High quality components throughout
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