I've had it for a few years and have used it only a few times. Great sounding unit in very good condition. Used in smokeless recording environment. Universal Audio LA-610 Mk II at a Glance.New version of a studio classic. Compression with the same musical control of the LA-2A. Great front end for digital recording. For audiophiles, the mark II includes true bypass in the compressor circuit and improved output signal. The LA-610 mkII has also been given a unique interior and exterior cosmetic upgrade, and its distinctive "black-face" look sets it clearly apart from the "classic" LA-610. The 610 tube preamp, DI, and EQ is identical to the original LA-610, and is based on the legendary console modules developed by Bill Putnam in the 60's. Countless classics have been recorded using these preamps, noted for their musical character and warmth. The simple operation and program dependent nature of the LA-610 Mk II T4 compressor provides the same extremely musical control that has made the LA-2A such a well-loved classic for over 40 years. The LA-610 Mk II packs tremendous sonic versatility and is an ideal front-end for tracking with modern DAW's and the serious project studio looking to get the UA sonic experience: real quality and character at an accessible price. After the preamp section, the LA-610 Mk II offers a T4 optical compressor with true bypass. The electro-optical detector or "T4 cell", is the very heart and soul of the Teletronix LA-2A.
The unique combination of electroluminescent panel and photo-resistors inside the T4 cell are the crucial circuit components that give both these compressors their signature sound. The LA-610 Mk II packs tremendous sonic versatility and is an ideal front end for tracking with modern DAWs and the serious project studio looking to get the UA sonic experience : real quality and character at an accessible price. Universal Audio LA-610 Mk II Features at a Glance. Complete vintage channel strip at groundbreaking price within project studio reach!
Legendary Bill Putnam 610 tube mic pre and EQ used on countless classic recordings. Authentic Teletronix LA-2A-style T4 opto-compressor. Mic pre with gain and level controls, variable impedance switching, and instrument DI for recording tone "color". UA build quality and heritage, audiophile components, hand-assembled in the USA. Mic Pre/DI with Gain and Level Controls, EQ, and Authentic Teletronix LA-2A-Style T4 Opto Compressor.The item "Universal Audio LA-610 MK II" is in sale since Thursday, March 10, 2016. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips".merlin" and is located in Spokane, Washington.
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