The Artistic Compressor is a single channel FET compressor with multi-channel link capability in the 500 series form factor. The compressor features rotary controls for Input Gain, Release Time, Compression Ratio, Make-up Gain and Wet-Dry Mixing (parallel compression). The Attack Time can be set in three steps, as well as the side-chain low cut filter. The LED bar-graph meter indicates the gain reduction in the range of 1dB to 16dB. It's punchy and detailed sound is generated by three mayor components...
- Fredenstein's proprietary Reverse-Mancini FET architecture
- Our advanced OPA2 discrete Audio Operational Amplifier
- The American made vintage style steel core output transformer
As all Fredenstein products, the Artistic Comp is designed by a German-American team and manufactured in Taiwan.