SNDC6 DUAL LIMITER COMPRESSOR

 

 SPECIFICATIONS

  • Input: 10 k ohms Bridging & Transformer balanced Gain nominally 0 dB with +/- 2 dB Gain Variation with rear panel control.
  • Output: Transformer balanced 600 ohms Max output + 26 dB
  • Frequency Response: +/- 0.5 dB 20 Hz to 20 kHz.
  • Noise: > 75 dB (no Gain Make up) 20 Hz to 20 kHz
  • Distortion: 0.05% at 1 kHz and +9 dB (comp & Limiter switched out)

 

This is basically a pair of the Shep SNC6 single Limiter Compressors, packaged into a 2 U high package and complete with a Mains power supply. It can be used as two single channel compressors or linked using the Stereo linking Toggle switch to control a Stereo signal.

The power supply is switch selectable for use on 220/240 or 120 volts ac.

It is suitable for Sound Broadcasting and Recording Studios.


FRONT PANEL CONTROLS

Limit Threshold, switched attenuator +4 dB to +15 dB in 1 dB steps.

Limit Recovery, switchable 50 mS, 100 mS, 200 mS, 800 mS, Auto 1 = 100 mS / 2 sec., Auto 2 = 50 mS / 5 secs.

Compression Threshold, switched in 2 dB steps, -20 dB to + 10 dB

Compressor Recovery Time, switchable 100 mS, 400 mS, 800 mS, 1.5 secs. Auto 1 = 100 mS / 2 secs., Auto 2 = 50 mS / 5 secs.

Compression Ratio, switchable 1.5, 1.0, 2.1, 3.1, 4.1, 6.1

Gain Makeup, 0 dB to 20 dB of extra gain when Compress is selected.

Limit in / out Toggle

Compress 1n /out Toggle

By-pass Toggle

Stereo / Quad Linking Toggle

Meter Reads, Input, Output or Gain Reduction selected by Toggle switch