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Set it and forget it! The ELOP Limiters make your job easy. The principle of operation is based around using a rectified sample of the audio to shine an LED (Light Emitting Diode) onto an LDR (Light Dependent Resistor). The photo-resistor in combination with a fixed resistor simply act as a changing voltage divider to attenuate the signal-- like a smart volume control. A similar principle was found in the older Teletronix & Urei LA-2A, LA-3, and LA-4 units which used a slower electro-luminescent panel-light on a conventional LDR encased in a light-tight enclosure.

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Universal LA-2A or Manley ELOP?

Vocals? The CL2B is great. But ELOP is outstanding. The LA2A has the vintage spirit. (and that hf roll off... noisy...) About the price: 1ch of LA2A = 2ch of ELOP. (=D)

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Acustica Audio releases Magenta4 bundle

...mode: Attack at Fast (fully counter-clockwise). Recovery at 11 o' clock. LA-3A mode: Attack at Medium. Recovery at 1 o' clock. Manley ELOP Limiter mode: Attack to taste, Recovery at Fast. Ghost Engineer mode: Attack slow, Recovery slow. Vocals: 12 o' clock or 1 o' clock recovery works best. Attack setting by ear. Source: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/582f5ce4e4fcb562b921bdc3/t/590a85d26b8f5bde91177ce3/1493861852883/MVBX_manual_2015.pdf D2, although it is 1176-like...

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