Audiophiles here at Sweetwater particularly appreciate the MkII's compressorcircuit true bypass and the optimized output signal. The MkII has also beengiven a unique exterior cosmetic upgrade, and its distinctive look sets itclearly apart from the classic LA-610.
The unit packs tremendous sonicversatility and is an ideal front end for tracking with modern DAWs and theserious project studio seeking authentic UA sound. Handcrafted in UniversalAudio's Scotts Valley, California labs, the'610 offers weapons-grade buildquality and colorful sonic character at an accessible price.An ideal front endfor your studio. The tube preamp/DI/EQsection of the LA-610 MkII is based on the legendary console modules developedby Bill Putnam in the late 1950s and early'60s.
From The Beach Boys to VanHalen to Coldplay, countless classics have been recorded using these preamps, noted for their musical character and warmth. After the preamp section, the'610 offers a T4 optical compressor with true bypass. The electro-opticaldetector (T4 cell) is the very heart and soul of the Teletronix LA-2A. Theunique combination of electroluminescent panel and photo-resistors inside theT4 are the crucial circuit components that give both these compressors theirsignature sound. The simple operation and program-dependent nature of the T4compressor provide the same extremely musical control that has made the LA-2Asuch a well-loved classic for over 50 years.As a channel strip, the LA-610MkII packs tremendous sonic versatility and value. It's an ideal front end forcommercial, project, and home studios alike. Complete vintage tube channel strip at a project-studio-friendly price. Mic pre/DI with gain and level controls, high- and low-frequency shelving EQ, variable impedance switching.
Legendary Bill Putnam 610 tube mic pre and EQ used on countless classic recordings. Authentic Teletronix-style T4 opto compressor. Record your tracks with variable, vintage-style tonal color. UA build quality and heritage, audiophile-grade components.
True bypass for compressor circuit. Large, instantly readable meter; increased output, auto-switching power supply. Handcrafted in UA's Scotts Valley, California labs. The item "Universal Audio LA-610 MkII Classic Tube Recording Channel Strip PROAUDIOSTAR" is in sale since Thursday, November 8, 2018.
This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Preamps & Channel Strips". The seller is "kegglemesick" and is located in Park City, Utah. This item can be shipped to United States.