At a glance
- True tube-driven optical compression and limiting
- Superb Black Lion T4BLA Opto Element for smooth gain reduction and transparency
- USA-made transformer
- Quick, effortless two-knob user interface for instant results
- Dynamically responsive Compress mode (≈3:1) and hard Limiter (∞:1) mode
- Ultra-fast attack and level-dependent release
- Vintage-style VU for monitoring
- Balanced input and output
The Lindell Audio Lin2A is a meticulously engineered dynamics processor by Lindell Audio, designed to faithfully reproduce the tonal quality and user-friendly nature of the industry's renowned LA-2A over the past 60 years.
The Lindell Audio Lin2A features straightforward controls and impressive versatility. The exceptional Black Lion T4BLA opto element effortlessly achieves transparent level-smoothing for silky vocals while adding bite and weight to bass and kick tracks.
The Lin2A employs a distinctive 2A-style compression approach, departing from the traditional ratio, attack, and release controls commonly found in other compressors. Instead, it features a user-friendly 2-knob interface with program-dependent responsiveness. Offering a superb Compress mode (approximately 3:1) and a hard Limiter mode (infinity:1), the Lin2A proves exceptional for vocals and enhancing the impact and presence of bass and kick tracks.
The simplicity of the Lin2A makes it impossible to produce undesirable results.