For sale is a brand new HAND BUILT TO ORDER Hairball Audio Rev A 1176 FET Compressor.

I am a trained professional tech in the UK and I have been working as service tech for Funky Junk (proaudio Europe) for 15 years. Please see the above youtube link of me filmed during my hey years at funky junk while working on a couple of original 1176s.
The replica is built as a kit so using all the specific orange drop capacitors and parts outlined by hairball, this is in effect the all parts in items from hairball website. 
for the specific components used please see here:
• Revision A (v1.12) PCBs designed by MNATS
• Clear chem-film front panel made in Seattle, USA
• Custom 18 gauge steel zinc plated enclosure made in Seattle, USA
• Custom Ed Anderson O-12 reproduction input transformer made in the USA
• Custom Ed Anderson 5002 reproduction output transformer made in the USA
• Custom Ed Anderson 11754 reproduction power transformer made in the USA
• Custom BI Technologies T-Pad input attenuator
• Interlocking push button switches with “All Buttons In” mode
• Fully discrete audio path including capacitors selected by ear from Cornell Dubilier (Orange Drop), Kemet, Nichicon, Panasonic, Vishay, United Chemi-Con and Elna
• Bourns trim pots
• Neutrik XLR connectors
• JST connectors and pre-assembled wire harnesses
• 120/240 voltage select switch
• 1% metal film resistors
• Matched FETs
• Authentic control knobs

I fully test each compressor before sending out.
These are hand made one at a time so please allow roughly 3 weeks for your order to be built.

If you want more than one unit please get in touch so that we can discuss pricing

Feel free to ask any questions! Thank you!

All sales are final due to parts and labor.

ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • 1176 Rev. D
  • Black
  • 2022
Made In
  • United Kingdom

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