Fairchild Recording Equipment Corporation
Fairchild Recording Equipment Corporation products included amplifiers, preamplifiers and a control Control Track Generator to synchronize tape recorders.
Fairchild Recording Equipment Corporation most notable products were the Fairchild 660/670 mono/stereo Compressor/Limiters. These limiters can sell for over $30,000 today. The original design was created by Rein Narma as he was building Les Paul's first 8-channel mixing console. The design was then licensed by Sherman Fairchild who hired Rein Narma as the company's chief engineer.
- History of the radio manufacturer Fairchild Recording Equipment Corp.; Whitestone NY
- Shanks, Will. "Compression Obsession: The Fairchild 670." Universal Audio Webzine. Volume 1, Number 6, September 2003. "The 670 can get fetch $30,000 and beyond on the vintage market." Compression Obsession: The Fairchild 670
- 1959 Rein Narma Fairchild 670 Compressor Limiter
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