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DBX 160A Classic Hard Knee Compressor Limiter - Special Offer

DBX 160A Classic Hard Knee Compressor Limiter - Special Offer

Was £606.00 (inc. vat)


Special Price £300.00 (inc. vat)

£250.00 (ex. vat)

Brand: DBX

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The DBX 160A is one of the most versatile compressors available, particularly for tracking. Use it on Bass, Vocals, guitar, individual drums or use a pair via the stereo link for overheads.
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Description

DBX 160A Classic Hard Knee Compressor Limiter

The DBX 160A is one of the most versatile compressors available, particularly for tracking. Use it on Bass, Vocals, guitar, individual drums or use a pair via the stereo link for overheads. Also features a switchable OverEasy and Hard Knee compression curves for further flexibility.  Easy to understand operation, comprehensive metering and the excellent 160 sound. A classic compressor for modern use. 

DBX 160 A Features

  • OverEasy® or classic hard knee compression with dbx's® ultra-musical program dependent attack and release times
  • Compression ratio variable from 1:1 through infinity :1 to negative compression
  • Precision dual RMS LED display monitors input or output and gain reduction over a wide range and calibrates for different operating levels
  • Over 60dB of gain reduction available
  • Exclusive Infinity+ compression allows negative compression
  • Independent balanced and unbalanced outputs can drive 600 loads to +24dBm simultaneously.
  • New floating balanced output stage drives any load
  • Optional output transformer capable
  • Strappable with another 160A for true RMS stereo summing operation

Specifications

  • Input Connectors: 1/4" TRS and XLR, Floating Balanced; XLR: Pin 2 hot Phone: Tip Hot
  • Input Impedance: 40k
  • Max Input: +24dBu, Balanced or Unabalanced (Absolute)
  • CMRR: >45dB (any Frequency)
  • Detector Input: Connector: 14" TRS phone, Floating Balanced
  • Detector Input Impedance: >200k
  • Detector Input Max Level: +28dBu, Balanced or Unbalanced
  • Output Connectors: 1/4" TRS phone, Unbalanced; XLR, floating balanced; pin 2 hot
  • Output Impedance: Balanced 200 ohm, unbalanced 100 ohm
  • Max Output: (Balanced): +24dBm; <0.3% THD; (Unbalanced): +20dBm; <0.3% THD
  • Noise: <-90dBu, Unweighted (20Hz - 20kHz)
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz -20kHz, +0, -0.5dB; +0, -3dB 0.5Hz and 90kHz.
  • THD: <0.2%, Typical, any amount of compression up to 40dB @ 1kHz
  • Compressor Threshold Range: -40dBu to +20dBu
  • Compressor Threshold Characteristic: OverEasy® or hard knee
  • Compressor Ratio: Variable 1:1 to :1 thru to -1:1; >60dB maximum compression
  • Compressor Attack Time: Program dependent; typically 15ms for 10dB, 5ms for 20dB, 3ms for 30dB
  • Compressor Release Time: Program Dependent; Typically 8ms for 1dB, 80ms for 10dB, 400ms for 50dB; 125dB/sec rate
  • Dynamic Range: >113dB
  • Gain Adjustment Range: Variable from -20dB to +20dB
  • Stereo Coupling: True RMS Power summing
  • Summing: 1/4" TRS phone jack
  • Operating Voltage: DO: 90-130VAC, 50/60Hz; EU: 200-250VAC, 50/60Hz
  • Power Connector: IEC receptacle
  • Dimensions: 1.75" x 19" x 6.5" (4.45cm x 48.2cm x 16.51cm)
  • Unit Weight: 4.452 lbs (1.99 kg)
  • Shipping Weight: 6.62 lbs (2.99 kg)
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer DBX
SKU SDBX160A
Model 160A
GTIN 0691991400056