Summit Audio TLA-50 Tube Leveling Amplifier
Summit's Affordable Tube Compressor/Limiter.
What we think:
A truly spectacular value for tube budget compression. This unit is the perfect little single channel compressor for those looking to add a nice subtle tube compression to their tracks, and don't want to drop the $2K+ per channel for a box like the LA2A. The sound quality and fidelity of the box is a pleasant surprise... totally impressive little compressor for the money, and definitely on our recommended buy list.
Thirty years of passion and experience in a compact design.
Ease of operation
Smooth Summit character combined with straight-forward controls make the TLA-50 a favorite in even the most high end recording facilities and live rigs.
The TLA-50 provides a comprehensive array of inputs and outputs, allowing it to be integrated into almost any live or studio applications.
It's a family affair
The TLA-50 uses the exact same compression cell as its big brother the TLA-100A, giving you access to the same world-renowned compression sound the pros have been using for 25 years.
Really well built
The Summit Audio design philosophy considers the entire package when it comes to crafting gear. We pay special attention to the details of construction and have included many refinements over the years so units are durable enough to handle the rigors of the road. That's one of the reasons why you'll find Summit gear on tour with many of today’s top touring acts around the world.
Hand-crafted in the USA
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.