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Retro Instruments 176 Limiting Amplifier Tube Compressor Stereo Pair
Retro Instruments 176 Front
Retro Instruments 176 Rear
Retro Instruments 176 Top Left
Retro Instruments 176 Bottom Right
Retro Instruments 176 Front
Retro Instruments 176 Rear
Retro Instruments 176 Top Left
Retro Instruments 176 Bottom Right
Retro Instruments 176 Stereo Pair
Retro Instruments 176 Limiting Amplifier Tube Compressor Matched Sequential Stereo Pair
Retro Instruments 176 Rear

Retro Instruments 176 Stereo Pair

Regular price $6,749 now $6,000

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Retro Instruments 176 Stereo Pair
For sale is stereo sequential matched pair of Retro Instruments 176 and stereo link panel. Serial numbers 01216 and 01217. Mint shape. Fully functional. Original private home studio owner, lower hours, looks like they were never used. Includes power cables. Retails for $6749 new ($3295 each plus link panel is an extra $159). Save some here. Don't miss out!

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The Retro Instruments 176 is based on a Bill Putnam classic, the UA 176. The 176 faithfully reproduces the sound of the 1960s original with new features for the modern recording studio. The Retro Instruments 176 provides one of the most desirable compression signatures in recording history.
Features
Authentic variable-mu tube design
Precision Knob scales for easy recallability
Continuously variable attack and release time
Four settings of compression ratio from soft compression to limiting (2:1, 4:1, 8:1, 12:1)
Wide-Range Sidechain Highpass Filter
Vocal Asymmetry Tool
Hard-wire Bypass Switch
Interstage Transformer Bypass Switch
High Quality VU Meter switchable between Input, Output and Gain Reduction
XLR input and output connections
IEC power connector
115/230V AC Mains
Integral tube balance test
Easy stereo strapping of two or more units
Selected NOS tubes and components

Specifications
20 dB of available gain reduction
Signal to noise ratio of greater than 76dB
Flat frequency response within 0.5dB from 20-20,000Hz
Harmonic Distortion of less than 1% from 0-15dB gain reduction
Retro Instruments 176 Rear
Retro Instruments 176 Top Left
Retro Instruments 176 Bottom Right
Retro Instruments 176 Front
Retro Instruments 176 Rear
Retro Instruments 176 Top Left
Retro Instruments 176 Bottom Right
Retro Instruments 176 Stereo Pair
Retro Instruments 176 Limiting Amplifier Tube Compressor Matched Sequential Stereo Pair