our equipment

disc transfers and restoration
turntables and tonearms
Sony TTS-4000 broadcast turntable with SME 3009 tonearm for 33 1/3 and 45s.
Technics SLQ-2
Stanton 150 STR8 for 78s.

cartridges and styli
Stanton 500 with a variety of different sizes of stylii for 78s.
Stanton 680EL
Nagaoka MP11

record cleaning
VPI Model 16.5 vacuum liquid system and proprietary methods.
Proprietary, specially formulated cleaning fluids.

preamplifiers / equalizers
Project USB phono preamp.
Digidesign Mbox Pro.
dBx dual 1/3 octave equalizer.
Behringer DSP8024 digital dual 1/3 octave equalizer.
Audioarts Model 1500 1/6 octave notch filter.

other processing
FMR Audio RNC1773 compressor.
Drawmer DL241 dual compressor/limiter/gate.
DBX 166 compressor/limiter/gate.
TC Electronic M300 dual engine digital processor.
Lexicon 500 dual channel processor.
Aphex 104 Aural Exciter with Big Bottom.
DBX 3BX processor.
DBX 150 Type 2 dual channel noise reduction.
DBX 222 Type 2 dual channel noise reduction.
DBX 222 Type 2 dual channel noise reduction.
DBX Sub Harmonic synthesizer.
Teac AN-80 Dolby noise reduction

digital audio workstations (daws)
SYSTEM ONE – Custom built rack – Intel Quad processor with 16 gig RAM, two 1500 gig SATA hard drives, ATI video card, and two 3000 gig external USB hard drives for storage and backup. Pro Tools 003R firewire D/A interface, M-Audio 192 D/A interface.
SOFTWARE USED – Izotope RX5, Pro Tools 11. Waves plugins, Diamond Cut Audio DC8, Integrity. Cubase SE. Sony CD Architect 5.

SYSTEM TWO – Mac G5 Tower, 8 core Intel processor – with 8 gig RAM, two 2000 gig SATA hard drives, and two 3000 gig external USB hard drives for storage and backup. Digidesign 003R audio interface.
SOFTWARE USED – Pro Tools 11. Waves plugins. Izotope RX5.

SYSTEM THREE -Asus Laptop, Quad processor, 8 gig RAM, 1000 gig SATA hard drive, Digidesign MBOX 48khz audio Interface. One 1000 gig external USB hard drive for storage and backup.
SOFTWARE USED – Pro Tools LE 8. Sony CD Architect 5. Izotope RX4.

reel, multitrack, cassette, transfer and restoration
tape decks
Tascam BR-20T 1/4 inch stereo 2 track high speed reel to reel.
Tascam 32 1/4 inch stereo 2 track high speed reel to reel.
Revox A-77mk2 1/4 inch stereo 1/4 track reel to reel.
Sony 788-4 4-channel 1/4 inch 2 track high speed reel to reel.
Tascam TSR-8 1/2 inch 8 track reel to reel.
Nagra 4.2 portable mono 1/4 inch reel to reel.
Marantz PMD505 variable speed dual cassette recorder / player.
Tascam 133 cassette deck with sync track.
Technics BR465 cassette deck.
Stanton C502 variable pitch dual CD player.
Tascam DA30 DAT recorder / player.
Radio Shack mini cassette recorder / player.

other equipment
mixing consoles
Mackie Onyx 1620 Analog consol.
Behringer 12x2 mixer, 3 band fixed EQ, 3 auxiliary sends – portable.
Behringer AD8000 8 ch ADAT mic preamp/digital interface

microphones / Direct Boxes
Audio-Technica, Electro-Voice, Neumann, Rode, Shure, Studio Projects microphones.
Art, Behringer direct box.

monitor speakers and amplifiers
Adam F7, KRK 5, Yamaha NS-10M, Auratones
NAD, Alesis, Yamaha power amplifiers.

**  Equipment is upgraded regularly.