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DBX - 160SL

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Description
Input Connectors  Female XLR Pin 2 hot, pin 1 lift switch 
Input Type Electronically balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered
Input Impedance Balanced > 20 k ohm, unbalanced > 10 k ohm
Max Input >+30dBu balanced, > +26dBu unbalanced
CMRR >100dB 20 Hz to 200 Hz, >80dB 200 Hz to 2 kHz, >60dB 2 kHz to 20 kHz
Output Connectors Male XLR Pin 2 hot
Output Type Transformer balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered
Output Impedance Balanced 50ohm, unbalanced 25ohm
Max Output Bal >+30dBm (into 600 ohm); Unbalanced (with UNBAL switch engaged) >+24dBm (into 600 ohm)
Sidechain Input Connector Female XLR Pin 2 hot
Sidechain Input Type Electronically balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered
Sidechain Impedance Balanced >20 k ohm, unbalanced >10k ohm
Sidechain Max Input Level >+30dBu balanced or unbalanced
Sidechain Output Connector Male XLR Pin 2 hot
Sidechain Output Type Unbuffered, hard-wired to INPUT, RF filtered
Bandwidth 01dB: 20 Hz to 20 kHz +0/-0.1dB, no gain reduction, unity gain; 1.0dB: <4 Hz to >40 kHz +0/-1.0dB, no gain reduction, unity gain
Frequency Response <2 Hz to >200 kHz +0/-3.0dB, no gain reduction, unity gain
Noise <-92dBu, unweighted, 20 Hz to 20 kHz measurement bandwidth
Dynamic Range >122dB
THD+Noise 0.008% typical at +4dBu, 1kHz, unity gain; 0.05% typical at +30dBu, 1kHz, unity gain; <0.1% any amount of compression up to 30dB, 1kHz
IMD <0.02% SMPTE 4:1, no gain reduction, unity gain
Deviation From Linear Phase <1.0 degree, <10 Hz to 200 kHz, 30dB of compression
Interchannel Crosstalk <-100dB, 20 Hz to 20 kHz
VCA dbx V8™
VCA Dynamic Range >127dB
VCA THD + Noise 0.006% typical at +4dBu, 1 kHz, unity gain
Stereo Coupling True RMS Power Summing
Compressor Threshold Range -40 to +30dBu
Compressor Ratio 1:1 to Infinity:1
Compressor Threshold Characteristic Selectable OverEasy® or hard knee
Compressor Attack/Release Modes Selectable Manual or Auto
Compressor Manual Attack Time Scalable program-dependent. Typically 400dB/msec to 1dB/msec
Compressor Manual Release Time Scalable program-dependent. Typically 4000dB/sec to 10dB/sec
Compressor Auto Attack Time Program-dependent, typically 15 ms for 10dB, 5 ms for 20dB, 3 ms for 30dB
Compressor Auto Release Time Program-dependent, typically 120dB/sec
Compressor Output Gain -20 to +20dB
Limiter Threshold Range +4dBu to >+30dBu (off)
Limiter Ratio 4:1
Limiter Type PeakStopPlus® two-stage limiter
Limiter Stage 1 Instantaneous Transient Clamp
Limiter Stage 1 Attack Time Zero
Limiter Stage 1 Release Time Zero
Limiter Stage 2 Intelligent Predictive Limiting
Limiter Stage 2 Attack Time Program dependent, typically <5 msec.
Limiter Stage 2 Release Time Program dependent, typically 22dB/sec
Dimensions 3.5” H X 19” W X 11.25” D
Unit Weight 20.5 lbs (9.3 kg)
Shipping Weight 25.0 lbs (11.3 kg)
Reference 0dBu = 0.775Vrms