Peavey CEL-2a Compressor Expander Limiter 455990

Stereo and mono channels available!

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Peavey CEL™-2a Compressor

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The Peavey CEL™-2a Compressor works in all live performances and recording applications!

The Peavey CEL-2a compressor can be used as one stereo compressor or two independent compressor. It can also be used as an expander or limiter!

Additional Information

SKU PV1216
Manufacturer Peavey
MPN 00455990

Stereo or dual mono operation
Switchable low cut filter on each channel
Switchable de-esser on each channel
1/4 inch TRS insert capability
Fully adjustable compressor/limiter/expander
Full gain reduction metering
Input/Output switchable meters

Technical Specifications

Expander Threshold: -80 dBu to +10 dBu
Expander Ratio: 1:1 (off) to 1:5 (gate)
Expander Attack: .5 mSec (fixed)
Expander Release: 200 mSec (fixed)
Compressor Threshold: -40 dBu to +20 dBu
Compressor Ratio: 1:1 (off ) to infinite:1 (limit)
Compressor Attack: .5 mSec to 100 mSec
Compressor Release: .05 sec to 2 sec
Limiter Threshold: 0 dBu to +20 dBu (off )
Limiter Attack: .5 mSec (fixed)
Limiter Release: 50 mSec (fixed)
Gain Recovery: 0 dB to +20 dB
Input Impedance: 20k Ohms, XLR connector (1 = g, 2 = +, 3 = -), balanced
20k Ohms, TRS connector (Sleeve = g, Tip = +, Ring = -), balanced
10k Ohms, 1/4” connector (Tip = input, Ring = output), unbalanced
T.H.D.: Less than 0.1%‚ 20 Hz–20 kHz (10 Hz–80 kHz BW)
Signal to Noise: 97 dB (0 dBu reference level)
Frequency Response: 20 Hz–64 kHz (+0 dB/-1 dB)
Output Impedance: 100 oHms (XLR and 1⁄4”)
Meters: Two 12-segment LED arrays‚ two 10-segment LED arrays‚ two activity LEDs
Power Requirements: Domestic: 100–120 VAC 50/60 Hz (15 watts nominal);
Export: 230 VAC 50/60 Hz (15 watts nominal)


Weight Unpacked: 7.50 lb(3.402 kg)
Weight Packed: 10.00 lb(4.536 kg)
Width Packed: 4.25"(10.795 cm)
Height Packed: 22.75"(57.785 cm)
Depth Packed: 12.5"(31.75 cm)