Before we get into the nitty gritty of compressor settings, let’s take an overview of the various settings of a compressor we use to make sure we’re on the same playing field. Boss CS3-Good Settings? The CP-1X is no typical guitar compressor pedal. Guitar Effects Guidebook Vol. I would start off with a 3:1 ratio with 0 to 2 ms of attack and 100 ms of release . Compression Settings Summary If you're new to compressors, it may take a fair amount of experimentation to find the setting that most complements your bass playing style and your equipment. Is it moving in time with the music? It employs Boss’s proprietary Multi-Dimensional Processing (MDP) technology, which analyses various aspects of the incoming signal in real time and then responds by Compressor Features and Controls Softube Tube-Tech. BOSS forges into 2008 with an awe-inspiring lineup of effects, digital studios, and accessories. There are other settings for controlling compression Discussion in 'The Stomp Box' started by jidai, Dec 28, 2004. Hot tip: Use a compressor’s VU meter to watch how the needle moves. If so, you’re probably getting close to the right attack/release times. Help with Boss CS-3 compressor settings Sept 7, 2006 21:27:24 GMT -7 Quote Select Post Deselect Post Link to Post Member Give Gift Back to Top Post by hdahs143 on Sept 7, 2006 21:27:24 GMT -7 Thanks for the Karma.