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Warm Audio
WA76 1176 Style Compressor

Item: N13-2461

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WA76 1176 Style Compressor
WA76 1176 Style Compressor WA76 1176 Style Compressor WA76 1176 Style Compressor

Warm Audio WA76 1176 Style Compressor

The Warm Audio WA76 1176 Limiting Amplifier is a recreation of the Classic 1176, with painstaking effort made to adhere to the original design schematics—right down to the CineMag transformers. 

Like its predecessor, this true peak limiter uses all transistor circuitry for a characteristic sound. 

WA76 1176 Style Compressor Features

  • True to the Classic 1176 compressor in design and performance
  • Completely discrete signal path
  • Modeled after the D revision
  • Utilizes USA made CINEMAG input and output transformers
  • Supports the famous "all buttons in" ratio setting
  • Ultra fast attack time
  • Class A line level output amplifier
  • Input impedance - 600 ohms, bridges-T control (floating)
  • Frequency Response ± 1 dB 20 Hz to 20kHz
  • XLR and TRS inputs.  XLR and TRS outputs
  • 55db of gain
  • Less than 0.4% total harmonic distortion from 50 Hz to 20 kHz with limiting
  • Signal to noise ration is greater than 74 dB at +25 dBm
  • EIN -104.1 dbm
  • Attack time, 20 microseconds to 800 microseconds
  • Release time, 50 milliseconds to 1 second
  • Meter provides dB gain reduction and dB output

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  • Internal power supply, external 24v AC power transformer
  • 19" Rackmount chassis, 2U
  • 1-year warranty

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