Drip’s Sta-Level Micro PCB is a recreation of the Gates/GE vari-mu compressor in a smaller format. Drip’s version maintains the original circuit, including the 6386 compressor tube. Two Sta-Level Micro’s can fit side-by-side in a 3RU enclosure for stereo, vari-mu action.
- Uses Drip’s power supply or a case-mounted rectifier tube
- Transformers mount on case
- Employs Sowter’s recreations of the original Sta-Level transformers
- Tubes required:
- $125 for PCB
- Drip’s website estimates the total build cost at $750, including Sowter transformers and premium tubes