This pedal has been used only once (particularly in bedroom / living room demos and jams only).
The Studio Compressor provides recording-quality compression with Constant Headroom Technology™ and true bypass switching for clear, clean performance.
MXR Studio Compressor Pedal Features at a Glance:
- Compressor pedal for electric guitar
- Precise control over your dynamics with controls for Attack, Release, Ratio, Input, and Output
- 10-segment LED meter displays gain reduction amount
- True-bypass switching completely removes the effect from your signal path
- CHT (Constant Headroom Technology) ensures clear audio and clean performance
- Classic studio compressor in a Phase 90-sized pedal
- FOOTSWITCH toggles effect on/bypass (blue LED indicates on)
- INPUT knob controls gain level of input signal
- OUTPUT knob controls overall effect volume
- RATIO sets the degree of compression, from mild to extreme
- RELEASE knob controls how quickly your signal returns to its uncompressed level
- GAIN REDUCTION METER / LED shows gain reduction level and compressor response time
- ATTACK knob controls reaction time of compression
The MXR design team took a classic recording studio fixture and stuffed it into a pedalboard-friendly box.
The Studio Compressor features Attack, Release, Ratio, Input, and Output controls so you can fine-tune your compression level-from subtle to squashing-right on stage with visual feedback from a bright LED gain-reduction status meter.
Constant Headroom Technology provides tons of headroom for clear, transparent performance that's as dynamic as you need it to be. It's all packed into a durable, lightweight aluminum-housing.
Studio-style Control Over Your Guitar's Dynamics
Whether you want more sustain, a softer attack, or just want to even out your guitar tone, you'll have the dynamics control you need in the MXR Studio Compressor pedal for electric guitar. With controls for Attack, Release, Ratio, Input, and Output, plus an LED gain reduction meter, the Studio Compressor pedal gives you the same control you'd expect from, well, a studio compressor. When you need comprehensive control over your guitar's dynamics, this is highly recommend, the MXR Studio Compressor pedal.