The MPL-2 is a brick-wall and high frequency limiter. It can be used to achieve high subjective levels and reduce unwanted high frequency levels (de-essing). The MPL-2 is also used to ?smooth? and give digital recordings a more ?analogue? character.
Input dynamic Range: Better than 115dB Output dynamic range: 96dB to 115dB (depending on gain and threshold settings) Maximum input level: 129dBu (balanced) Maximum output level: 129dBu (balanced) Distortion: Typically less than 0.003% Limiter attack time: Instant HF limiter attack time: Programme dependent 1msec to 20 msec Release time: Programme dependent Input impedance: 100k? ground floating electronically balanced Output impedance: 34+34? electronically balanced Threshold: +12dBu to +20dBu H.F. Threshold: -14dBu to +20dBu Gain: 0dB to 10dB H.F. Limiter: >2kHz Power: 90-130, 180-260 Volts @ 50-60 Hz Fuse: 315mA, anti surge (slow)