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Old 2013-01-05, 16:58
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Originally Posted by Spectrephonic View Post
The real units are often used in chain on vocals, just because they do different things. Mostly 1176 (FET) -> LA-2A (RE-2A). 2 compressors in chain can be good because neither have to work too hard.
Yep! The Opto's slow attack and non-linearity coupled with FET's fast attack can produce great results. I often use them on basslines, sometimes O>F, other times, F>O.