Universal Audio UAFX LA-2A Studio Compressor

Universal Audio UAFX LA-2A Studio Compressor



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Universal Audio UAFX LA-2A Studio Compressor
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Unlock the rich, tube-driven tones of an iconic limiter with the Universal Audio UAFX  LA-2A Studio Compressor, an exceptional guitar effects pedal that faithfully recreates the unmistakable sounds of a hand-wired optical tube limiter, meticulously voiced to mirror the original hardware, all while residing within a convenient stompbox.

The UAFX LA-2A Studio Compressor brings the allure of a legendary optical tube compressor directly to your fingertips. Elevate your guitar tone to new heights and savour the natural sustain and tube-driven character that this pedal delivers. Whether you're in the studio or on the stage, the  LA-2A is your trusted companion, offering top-tier tone and unwavering reliability in a compact stompbox. Get ready to make your guitar sing with the  LA-2A Studio Compressor and immerse yourself in the legacy of timeless compression that will last for years to come.

Key Features:

  • Precise Dynamics Control - The  LA-2A Studio Compressor empowers you with precise dynamics control and organic sustain. Whether you're seeking crystalline clean tones, intricate single-note guitar melodies, or the perfect touch for your bass, synthesizers, or keys, this pedal enhances your instruments like no other compressor. It faithfully reproduces the expansive, three-dimensional sound of the original hardware, including its transformers, tubes, and T4 optical cell distortions, all right at your feet.
  • Infuse Your Sound with Vintage Tube Circuit Warmth - Even without applying compression, the  LA-2A will imbue your tone with the robust warmth of a vintage tube circuit. It can effortlessly drive your already-sizzling tube amp into a luscious overdrive, teeming with harmonics and tonal richness, ensuring that your sound is as lush and harmonically vibrant as it can be.
  • Effortless Compression in a Durable, Compact Stompbox - Designed for years of dependable performance, the LA-2A Studio Compressor features switchable true/buffer bypass. It also boasts a Stock/Fast switch for faster attack times and a Mix control for easy parallel compression, enabling you to infuse your sound with the enduring magic of classic limiting effects.

Universal Audio UAFX LA-2A Studio Compressor Specifications:

  • Power requirements: Isolated 9VDC, centre-negative, 250mA minimum (sold separately)
  • Inputs: 1 x 1/4” TS unbalanced
  • Outputs: 1 x 1/4” TS unbalanced
  • USB Type-C for updates via computer
  • Height: 5.81 cm, 2.29 inches
  • Width: 6.55 cm, 2.58 inches
  • Depth: 12.07 cm, 4.75 inches
  • Weight: 0.659 lbs (0.299 kg)
More Information
Manufacturer Universal Audio
SKU 334666
Shipping Weight (kg) 0.910000
Warranty 2 Years


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