Exar CP-04 Compressor


  • Attack
    controls how fast the compression drops in after the start of a volume peak
  • Sustain
    controls how long the compression is applied after a volume peak
  • Tone
    controls the tone (bass/treble?)
  • Level
    controls the amount of compression?


Exar Electronix

The CP-04 is designed to improve the sound of string-instruments, such as electric or acoustic guitars. It extends the instrument`s sustain and compensates the volume of different notes, making fast solo-passages clearer and more precise. At certain settings the CP-04 works as a limiter to prevent signal-overloads, which is especially useful for studiowork.

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