Purple Audio MC77 Limiter / 1176 Style Compressor

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Pick up from Shop 8, 13 Mount Street, Mount Druitt NSW. Ph: 02 9677 2755 Mon to Fri 9am - 5:30pm, Sat 9am - 4pm.

The Purple Audio MC77 is a two space rack-mountable limiter that recreates the audio of the D & E version 1176 type compressor, using modern components matched to the original. The MC77 is a better built, more road-worthy unit with added features that were lacking from the original.

Key Features: 

  • A modern re-creation of the iconic 1176 compressor
  • Discrete transistor audio path electronics
  • Single-element Class A output amplifier
  • Transformer-balanced XLR inputs and outputs
  • Zener shunt regulated audio power supply
  • Compression Ratios - 4:1, 8:1, 12:1 and 20:1
  • Fast Attack Time - 20 to 800 microseconds
  • Release Time - 50 milliseconds to 1.1 second
  • Gain of 45dB (full gain with no limiting)
  • Ruggedized Design – PCB stiffener, chassis mounts
  • Purple-anodized aluminum front panel
  • True Bypass via sealed relay, with front panel switch
  • Stereo linking with front panel switch
  • Sidechain insert loop/key input with front panel switch
  • Buffered VU meter can monitor input or output level at +4dBu
  • LED meter lights that don't burn out
  • Heavy-gauge black cold-rolled steel enclosure
  • 155V/230V operation (switchable from rear panel)

In excellent condition, some very light cosmetic wear

Includes Australian 3-pin "kettle cord" power cable

The photos are of the actual Purple Audio MC77 for sale

The manual can be downloaded from the Purple Audio website


SKU 141983
Brand Purple Audio
Shipping Weight 5.0000kg
Shipping Width 0.540m
Shipping Height 0.150m
Shipping Length 0.350m
Shipping Cubic 0.028350000m3

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