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Electro-Harmonix Introduces The Platform

Electro-Harmonix Platform PedalElectro-Harmonix has released The Platform, a stereo compressor/limiter that includes an overdrive section as well as a volume swell function. Suited for guitar or bass, the stereo pedal has a full compressor control set including Volume, Attack, Release, Sustain, and Hard or Soft Knee buttons.

A set of colored LEDs show your compression settings as well as a pair of LEDs to display whether the Drive or Bypass are engaged. Its overdrive section has Volume Tone, and Drive controls. The swell function is controlled with a single knob to let you dial in “bowed, fade in and reverse effects.” Other features include Stereo I/O, a stereo buffered bypass, and an EHX9.6DC-200mA power supply.

The Electro-Harmonix Platform pedal is shipping now with a list price of $212.

Electro-Harmonix Platform Pedal Features:

Studio-quality compressor/limiter
Compressor/limiter controls: Volume, Attack, Release and Sustain, pushbuttons for Hard or Soft Knee and the Limiter
Foot-switchable overdrive section
Adjustable Swell function
True stereo operation, can be used as Mono In and Out, Mono In and Stereo Out, or Stereo In and Stereo Out
three color, eight LED compression meter that displays the compressor’s actual gain reduction in real-time
Stereo buffered bypass
Comes with an EHX9.6DC-200mA power supply