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DBX 266A


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DBX 266A

Category:  Products / fx & processors / compressor

Added: 15-Mar-02  |  Author: admin

New price: discontinued  |   S/H price: Not listed

DBX 266A

DBX 266A was a budget dual compressor/gate designed to try and get DBX some sales in the home studio market - They started with the straight '266' model, and this was the next updated version with the 'A' suffix - After this came the newer 266XL model.

Frequency Response

Flat: 20Hz - 20kHz, +0, -0.5dB
Bandwidth: 0.35Hz - 90kHz, +0, -3db

Input (Balanced or Unbalanced)
Impedance: >40kW
Max Level: +22dBu

Output (Impedance Balanced)
Impedance: +4dBu: Balanced: 200W, Unbalanced: 100W

Impedance: -10dBV: Balanced: 1.5kW, Unbalanced: 750W
Max Level: >+21dBu, >+18dBm (into 600W)

Sidechain InsertMax
Input Impedance: >10kW

Output Impedance: 2kW
Max Input Level: +22dBu
Max Output Level: >+20dBu

Distortion + Noise: <0.2%; any amount of compression at 1kHz
Intermodulation Distortion: <0.2% SMPTE
Noise: <-93dBu, unweighted (22kHz measurement bandwidth)

Dynamic Range: >114dB, unweighted
Interchannel Crosstalk: <-93dBu, 20Hz to 20kHz
Common Mode Rejection: >40dB, typically >55dB@1kHz
Stereo Coupling: True RMS Power Summing


Compressor: Overeasy or hard-knee; -40 to +20dB
Expander/Gate: -60 to +10dBu

Compressor: 1:1 to Infinity:1
Expander/Gate: 1:1 to 4:1

Attack Time
Compressor: Scalable Program-Dependent AutoDynamic

Expander/Gate: <100mSec

Release Time
Compressor: Scalable Program-Dependent AutoDynamic
Expander/Gate: Program-Dependent

Operating Voltage: 100VAC 50/60Hz; 120VAC 60Hz; 230VAC 50/60Hz

Power Consumption: 15 Watts

Operating Temperature: 32F to 113F

Dimensions: 1.75" x 5.75" x 19"

Weight: 4.84 lbs

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