Summit MPC-100A Mic Pre Amp Compressor


SKU: SummitMPC-100A Categories: , , , ,
Brands: Summit Audio


Summit MPC-100A Mic Pre Amp Compressor – Harmonically Rich Sound

Summit MPC-100A Mic Pre Amp Compressor Overview

Three tube gain stages allow you to create realistic and natural harmonic tone that can help make the often 2 dimensional sound of digital come to life.
Clean lines and dedicated, simple to use controls are the key to a great piece of gear. The Summit MPC-100A is an intuitive extension of any studio environment.
The MPC-100A features one of Summit’s fastest selectable compressors. Perfect for tracking difficult, transient signals, it has smooth and natural harmonics as you would expect from Summit Audio compression.

Each piece of Summit gear is meticulously crafted by hand in our shop using only the best quality components and attention to detail. Quality components and engineering know-how are the critical element to the sound and longevity of audio gear.


The main features of the Summit Audio DCL-200include:

  • Single Channel
  • Tube/Solid State Design
  • Jensen Input Transformer
  • Hi-Z Impedance Loading
  • Side-chain Input


Summit MPC-100A Mic Pre Amp Compressor Technical Specifications

Size and Weight
3.5 inches (8.89 cm)
19 inches (48.26 cm)
10 inches (25.40 cm)
17 pounds (7.71 kg)
Power Configuration
  • Internal AC Supply
  • 40watts, 115 or 230 volts, 50 or 60 Hz (Rear Switchable)
  • Fuse Size: 0.5 Amp for 115 VAC, 0.25 Amp for 230 VAC
Input Impedance
  • Input Impedance
  • Hi-Z: 10K-1.75M ohms
  • Output impedance (XLR): 150 ohms
  • Mic Input: +4 dB female XLR
  • Line Input: +4 dB female XLR
  • Outputs: +4 dB male XLR and 1/4″ -10 dB unbalanced
  • Stereo Link: 1/4″ mono Jack
  • Side Chain: 1/4 stereo jack for balanced signal input
Max input level
  • Mic: +15dBu @ min gain, +35dBu with pad
  • Line: +35dBu @ min gain
  • Hi-Z: +8dBu @ min gain
Operating Measurements
  • Max output level (XLR): +30dBu
  • Max gain: +75dBu
  • Equivalent input noise: -140dB average 20Hz- 20kHz
  • Frequency response: 20Hz-20kHz +/- 1dB with 1dB compression
  • Signal to noise ratio: 130dB
  • THD + Noise: 0.03% @ 1kHz +4dB out
  • Dynamic Range: 100dB
  • Vacuum tubes: 12AX7A
  • 3 year limited warranty.


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Weight 10 kg


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