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2 Vintage DBX 160 Compressor Limiters VU Meters Grandmaster Recorders #28736

Availability: In stock



Techno Empire is honored to present for sale this piece of recording equipment from legendary music studio, Grandmaster Recorders. Originating in the 1970’s as Hollywood Bijou Studio, where Stevie Wonder wrote and rehearsed his classic album “Songs in the Key of Life”, it later changed its name to Grandmaster Recorders where it produced dozens of acclaimed albums such as Red Hot Chili Peppers “One Hot Minute”, Beck’s “Midnight Vultures.” Tool’s “10,000 Days”, No Doubt’s “Tragic Kingdom” & Queens of the Stone Age “Songs for the Deaf” to name a few.



MODEL : 160

FUNCTION : Compressor Limiter

DESCRIPTION : This listing is for 2 Vintage DBX 160 Compressor Limiters.

  • Serial # : 5491 & 10006

ACCESSORIES : These items include a rack shelf (mounted). Otherwise, they come only as seen in photos and do not include any other accessories.

PHYSICAL CONDITION : Very Good- There are some normal signs of wear on the top and sides of units. Both units are missing a side panel, however, the shelf and mounting mostly covers the sides. Both units have been conveniently modified with XLR I/O connectors on the back. There are some scuff marks on the top edge of the control panel. There are some minor blemishes on a few of the knobs. Otherwise, they're in excellent shape!

WORKING CONDITION : Excellent. Both units work perfectly, without fuss or weird noises or any nonsense. Just clear, punchy tones and great meters. Wonderful units!

ACTUAL WEIGHT : 13.9 lbs.

ACTUAL DIMS : 19" x 13" x 3.5"

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