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Effects System has been the standard by which all other signal processors are measured. The 480L remains a clear product of choice among top producers for the most discerning clients

The most realistic reverb available and stunning effects that maintain the harmonic integrity of the incoming signal through to the output.

The 480L Digital Effects System embodies Lexicon's relentless pursuit of the state-of-the-art. Top producers and engineers the world over rely upon its extensive sonic capabilities and processing power. Since its inception, the 480L has been used on more gold and platinum recordings, as well as top-grossing film soundtracks, than any other system of its kind. Moreover, Lexicon processing is used by over 80% of all record companies for mixing and mastering.

Modular multi-machine architecture- Capable of simultaneous usage by two LARCs (Lexicon Alphanumeric Remote Control) sharing a single mainframe.

The most realistic reverb available and stunning effects that maintain the harmonic integrity of the incoming signal through to the output.

With resident software, the 480L has 21 Banks of 10 Presets each
containing the widest variety available of premier quality algorithms, including the classic 480 Halls, and Rooms, Brick Wall, Silica Beads,and 40 Voice Effects (like the classic Vocal Whispers), Digital Compression, Stereo Adjust mastering, 3 second stereo or 6 second mono Sampler, Prime Time III, Mix Finish, Doppler and Pitch Effects, Plates, Random Halls, Rooms and Ambience (the smallest room size now extends down to 2 square meters).

The optional Classic Cart provides the sought after sounds of Lexicon's 224XL, including the Concert Hall, Rich Plate, 6-Voice Chorus and Multiband Delays algorithms.

2-in/4-out stereo processing, the 480 is capable of running two uncompromised stereo programs in Cascade or two mono in/stereo out in the Split Modes

The pervasive and powerful LARC (Lexicon Alphanumeric Remote
Control) is standard, enabling the mainframe to be located in a machine room.

Full Dynamic MIDI implementation allows for simple program change
messages or automated effects when using a SysEx recording device.
MIDI Bulk Dumps provide instant recall via consoles capable of SysEx


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...have a lot riding on this plugin's design, emotionally. Sorry to hear that. The design of the LARC for the 480L is generally accepted by hundreds of professional audio engineers as a very workable platform for the numerous parameters in the original 2 engine reverb unit. It's very complex. Actually, most of the feedback...

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...on DSI synths. They're easily usable, and I don't say that lightly, because my go-tos in the studio are a Lex 480 and 224, and various Eventides. So. Think about what you could do with four layers of sequencers and arpeggiators plus analogue chorus and reverb and delay. Enough to make a track? Easily. Enough...

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All great choices. Beside hitsville (think I will also pick it up now) all other 3 are Stapels in my workflow.

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