IGS Audio Alter 500

500 module

  • FET compressor based on the Urei 1176
  • Carnhill transformer on the input and output
  • Stepped controls (with increment markings) for input / output and ratio
  • VU meter
  • Design: 500 module

Further information

Pre-Amp No
48 V Phantom power No
compressor Yes
limiter Yes
equalizer No
De-Esser No
other processors No
Rack/Frame No
supplies No
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Super 1176 Clone and great workmanship!

schroerob, 19.07.2016
The IGS Audio Age is a real force! And so it comes also. The processing and quality is 1A since there is nothing to shake.

The sound is just as powerful as the design. FET 100%. The panned Potis go super and easily from the hand and you can write down so each setting if one must understand this. Also the toggle switches work perfectly.

The IGS audio age is pfeilschnell the attack is concerned! It has "only" three pieces (20us -> F, 400us -> M and 800us -> S) but these are sufficient for most applications. However, if you like the 1176 as usual free of 1-7 rules wants to get the IGS Blue Stripe or another 1176 Clone.

It is also fine that a 1: 1 ratio is available. So you can send a signal just to upgrade through the circuit without compression.

Conclusion: For the money you get a super compressor in the 1176 style with which one will have long fun. Installation and operation by the way in a Fredenstein Bento 6 lunchbox was and is not a problem. Now just a second one!
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