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Universal Audio LA-2A Classic Leveling Amplifier

  • Product Highlights
  • True to the Original
  • Lag Free, Distortion Free
  • 0-40dB Gain Limiting
  • Balanced Stereo Interconnection
  • Hand-Built in USA
Retail Price: $4299.00 Instant Savings: -$800.00 You Pay: $3499.00 QTY
  • Product Highlights
  • True to the Original
  • Lag Free, Distortion Free
  • 0-40dB Gain Limiting
  • Balanced Stereo Interconnection
  • Hand-Built in USA

Teletronix Classic Leveling Amplifier

Overview

True to the Original Design, our Famed Tube-Amplified T4 Electro-Optical Classic Compressor
Audio professionals revere the LA-2A. The original was immediately acknowledged for its smooth, natural compression characteristics. A unique tube-driven electro-optical attenuator system allows instantaneous gain reduction with no increase in harmonic distortion - an accomplishment at the time, still appreciated today. This faithful Universal Audio reissue marks the rebirth of the Teletronix LA-2A. Painstaking care has been taken to ensure that every new LA-2A provides the performance characteristics of the original. Each unit is point-to-point hand-wired and built in Scotts Valley, California, with every component carefully evaluated for authenticity. As a result, today's LA-2A will bring the same legendary compression characteristics of the original to all of your recordings.

True to the original LA-2A in design, manufacturing and performance
Lag free, distortion free optical attenuator system
10 milliseconds attack time
Hand-built in USA; backed by 1-Year limited warranty

Each unit is hand-built and hand-wired in-house at UA with each component being carefully evaluated for authenticity. No expense has been spared to guarantee that this LA-2A will bring that classic sound to your recording. Demand the original. Accept no copy.

Features

  • True to the original in design, manufacturing and performance
  • Lag free, distortion free optical attenuator system
  • Distortion less than 0.5% THD
  • 0 to 40 dB gain limiting
  • Balanced stereo interconnection
  • Frequency response 1 dB, 30 to 15,000 cps
  • Output level of 10 dBm and 40 dB gain
  • Low noise - less than 70 dB below +/-10 dBm output
  • Hand-built in USA; backed by 1-Year limited warranty

Specifications

  • Input Impedance: 50, 150, 250, 600 ohms
  • Output Load Impedance: 50, 150, 250, 600 ohms
  • External Connections: Jones Barrier terminals and XLR connectors
  • Frequency Response: +0/-1 dB 30 Hz to 15kHz
  • Gain: 40 dB +/-1dB
  • Input Level: +16 dB maximum
  • Output Level: +10 dB nominal, +16 dB maximum
  • Distortion: Less than 0.5% THD (0.25% typical) at +/-10 dBm
  • Noise: 70 dB below +10 dBm output level
  • Attack Time: 10 milliseconds
  • Release Time: 0.06 seconds for 50% release; 0.5 to 5 seconds for complete release
  • Meter: dB gain reduction and dB output
  • Power Requirements: 35 watts, 120/240 volts, 50/60 Hz
  • Environmental: Maximum operating temperature 160F
  • Dimensions: 19" Rackmount chassis, 3U
  • Weight: 13 lbs.

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Q & A

Brand
Universal Audio
Model
LA-2A
MFR Part Number
LA2A
UPC
819937000034
Product Category
Compressors, Limiters & Gates
Unit of Measure
EACH
Shipping Weight
14.85 lbs.
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