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Snap Studio 1 – Equipment List

MAINS
Westwick Balanced Mains System
Vovox tie line, mic and speaker cables

CONSOLE
1972 Neve 5316 with Neve sidecar
32 x Neve 33118/33114/33115 mic pre/eq
16 x Focusrite ISA 110 Class A mic pre/eq
12 x API 212A/550A mic pre/eq
60 channels of mic pre
60 channels of eq
Neve Flying Fader automation

RECORDING MEDIA
Protools HD3 Pcie with plug-ins
Mac G5
Prism ADA8X converters
Otari MX80 two inch 24 and 16 track analogue
Ampex ATR102 half inch two track with varispeed
Nakamichi DAT
Marantz CDR-1

MONITORS
1968 Tannoy Red monitors in Lockwood Cabinets x 2
(ex Island Studios)
Tannoy Supertweeters
EAR tube monoblocks x 2
JBL Subbase x 2
Yamaha PMC5002 power amplifier
Yamaha NS10M x 2
Proac Studio 100 x 2
Bryston 4B-ST power amplifier
Provision for 5.1 mixing installed

FOLDBACK
Aviom personal monitor system

MIC PREAMPS
Additional Neve 1081 12 channel remote mic preamp
Live room
REVERBERATION
EMT 140 quad plate
EMT 140 stereo plate
EMT 240 Gold foil plate
Lexicon 480L with classic cartridge
Lexicon 224XL
Lexicon LARC
Orban Spring Reverb
Eventide original 2016 Princeton Reverb

DELAYS
AMS DMX1580S (2 x 16 sec)
Roland 555 tape echo
Roland SDE3000
Echoplex tape delay

EFFECTS
Bluebird Cyclosonics Panner
Bluebird Phaser
Gelf Phaser
Eventide H3000D/SE ultra Harmoniser
Transient Designer 4
Roland Dimension D
Lexicon PCM70
Marshall Time Modulator
Publison IM90 Infernal machine with remote
Publison IM89 Harmoniser
Mutron Bi Phase

DYNAMICS
Fairchild 670 dual/stereo tube compressor
Neve 2262 discrete compressors x 4
Fairman custom bus compressor
Decca dual/stereo mastering compressor/limiter
Empirical Labs Disstresser with Brit Mod x 2
Teletronix LA2A (original)
Urei 1176 black face x 2
DBX 165A x 2
Valley Dynamite x 4
DMX902 deesser x 2
Drawmer DS201 dual gates x 2

EQUALISERS
Pultec EQP1A-3 tube eq x 2
Pultec MEQ5 tube eq
Pultec HLF-3
Lang PEQ2 x 2
Allotrope mic pre/eq x 2
Neve 33 series x 32
Focusrite ISA 110 x 16
API 550A x 12
Decca Dual Mastering eq

MICROPHONES (69)

TUBE
Telefunken Elam 251
Neumann U47
Neumann U67
Neumann KM56 x 2
Neumann KM54
Neumann KM264
AKG C12
AKG C12A
Ficord

CONDENSER
Neumann U87
Neumann KM84 x 2
AKG 414 (original C12 capsule) x 2
AKG C414B-XLS x 2
AKG C451 x 2
Milab VIP-50 x 2
Milab DC63
Calrec 1050 x 2
B+K 4011
Schoeps The Sphere (stereo)

DYNAMICS
Sennheiser MD421 x 6
Sennheiser MD421 (Original Cream) x 2
Sennheiser MD409 x 4
Sennheiser MD441
Electrovoice RE20
Beyer M88
Beyer M201/M421 x 3
Shure Beta 57 x 2
Shire SM57 x 4
AKG D12E x 2
AKG D20
AKG D19
AKG D202 x 2
AKG D224E x 2

RIBBON
RCA DX44
RCA DX77
Royer R-121 x 2
Speiden (Royer) stereo
Beyer M160
Beyer M130
Beyer M260 x 2
Coles 4038 x 2
Coles 4033

INSTRUMENTS
Bosendorfer Imperial Grand Piano
Fender Suitcase 88 piano
Pearl Vibes
Hammond C3/Leslie 122
Fender pre CBS Hockey Stick electric 12
Roger Giffin Strat
Yamaha hand made acoustic
Epiphone USA 1966 Bard acoustic 12 string
Other vintage Gibson, Epiphone and Guild by arrangement

BACKLINE
Fender 1962 Deluxe
Fender 1968 Champ
Ampeg 1968 Portaflex
Ampeg 1968 2 x 12 guitar Portaflex

SYNTHS
ARP Solina
ARP Odyssey
Midi Moog rack
Obie rack
Prophet 5 rack
Roland MKS80/PG80
Voyetra 8 rack