Up for sale is a good condition DBX 166 classic two channel compressor, limiter and gate with our Revive Audio 166 Modification service+Vca upgrade and Germanium Limiter Modification.
The VCA is the heart of this unit and all audio passes thru it.
This service is an additional $70 normally is a really nice add-on that softens the knee when compressing and delivers lower artifacts when compressing heavy which is why we recommend it with every mod we do on vintage DBX compressors.
This unit has our DBX 166 Burr Brown input and output mod in it and PSU mod.The service increases the headroom of the unit, widens the frequency response and increases the 3-d image.The PSU mod lowers overall noise in the unit while making it larger and fuller.
It has been professionally modded by our technicians and given the seal of approval to go to work at you home or in your studio.These are wonderful sounding units and are a highly desired piece of vintage gear that features dual channel compressor, limiter, and Gate.
Please note that the picture is for reference only but we only purchase on modify very clean units for re-sell so it will be VERY similar in condition so you will be happy:)
This unit has been checked out by our tech and is good to go...It is ready to go from our door to yours!
These are the industry standard and offer some of the best compression available for drums, vocals, guitars and all other sound sources..The 166 features balanced 1/4 ins and outs, stereo linking and many other pro features..If you're looking, its because you have heard them on your favorite recordings.