The API 525 is a fully discrete feedback type compressor (a la 1176, 660, etc.) in 500 series format, the orginal 525 was first manufactured 30 years ago - it offers compression or limiting
Unique ceiling control linking threshold and make-up gain on one pot, there is also a de-ess switch. The 525 goes beautifully before the 550B EQ for killer kicks and snares, or after the 512C mic pre for rich vocals.
The main features of the API 525 include:
|Short Description||a fully discrete feedback type compressor and was first manufactured 30 years ago.|
|Demo in Store||No|
|Valve / Solid State||Solid State|
|Channel Count||Single Channel|
|Side Chain Input||No|