Originally Posted by nickelironsteel
i always understood the Opto to be modelled after the LA-2A's behaviour and the Electro after the 1176.
Odd. Neither of those have the rcomp's over-the-top dark tonality. Nor autorelease. Nor the extremely wide range of attack and release times.
I had always suspected the rcomp wasn't meant to model
anything; it was simply a plugin "inspired" by vintage units.
Originally Posted by trustyjim
Not really an answer to the OP's question but the Renaissance EQ was modeled after the Massive Passsive.
I certainly hope not, because if that's the case, they did a terrible job.