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Pro-quality Dynamics for a Project-studio Budget!

Now here's something you don't see every day. The ART Pro-VLA II is a pro-quality, 2-channel, tube-based opto-compressor/leveling amp that, get this, anyone can afford. Seriously, don't let the price fool you, the Pro-VLA II is every bit as cool as it sounds. This top-notch triumph of tube technology combines a simple analog signal path with high-quality tube and vactrol opto-compression leveling circuitry to give you transparent dynamic control with truly musical results. Whether you need a special extra something in your studio or live, the Pro-VLA II is there for you!

ART Pro-VLA II Compressor/Leveling Amplifier Features at a Glance:
  • 2-channel vactrol opto-compression design (no ugly sounding VCAs)
  • Mastering-quality audio signal path with tube gain stage
  • Enhanced stereo Link Mode for use in mastering
  • Variable Threshold, Ratio & Output controls
  • LED Backlit VU Input/Output Level Metering
  • LED metering indicates both average level and peak hold
  • Accurate 10 Segment LED gain reduction metering
  • +4dBu/-10dBV mode switch for interface with professional- or consumer-grade components
  • Active balanced XLR and ¼" inputs and outputs
  • Toroidal transformer reduces mechanical and electrical hum
ART Pro-VLA II Specs:
Type Optical
Number of Channels 2
Controls Input Threshold, Ratio, Attack, Release, Output
Threshold -30 dB to 20 dB
Ratio 2:1 to 20:1
Frequency Response 10Hz-100kHz
Inputs 2 x XLR, 2 x 1/4"
Outputs 2 x XLR, 2 x 1/4"
Rack Spaces 2U
Height 3.5"
Depth 9.2"
Width 19"
Weight 10.5 lbs.

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