Here, for the gear nerds out there, is a partial listing of the arsenal of equipment we keep on hand--

Playback of recordings:
  • Studer A80 VU MK IV for analog 1/4" and 1/2" tapes (mono, two, three and four track formats) (Dolby SR and A decoding available)--custom modified electronics
  • Sony DMR-4000 for PCM 1630 recordings
  • Sony BVU-800 for PCM 1630 recordings and 3/4" U-Matic tapes
  • Sony PCM R-500 for DAT recordings
  • Sony PCM 800 for DA-88 recordings
  • Sony XA777ES for compact discs
  • Tascam CD-200 for compact discs
  • Sony TC-K615S for audio cassette
  • Pioneer DV-09 for DVD disc
  • Pioneer CLD-D604 for compact disc and laser disc
  • Revox B-790 direct drive LP turntable
  • Dual 800 turntable
  • TEAC A6010 stereo tape deck (from the collection of Billy May)
  • TEAC 6010GSL stereo tape deck (from the collection of Billy May)

Analog and digital processing:
  • Avalon 2044 Opto-Compressor
  • Avalon 2055 Equalizer
  • Z-Systems SRC-1 format/rate converter
  • JVC DS-LC900 Digital Audio Parametric Controller
  • Sintefex FX-2000 convolution EQ/Compression (with A-D converters)
  • Lavry Engineering LE 4496 with two MAD 824 A-D converters and one MDA 824 D-A converter
  • Sonic Studio/Metric Halo Model 305 (eight channels of mic pre, A-D, D-A, and aux sends)
  • Audio Engineering Associates TMP-01 ribbon microphone preamplifier

Monitoring:
  • Dunlavy SC VI (main stereo pair)
  • Dunlavy SC IV (surround pair)
  • Dunlavy SM I (surround center channel)
  • M&K MX-5000 (surround sub)
  • Hafler 9505 power amps (run in mono, 700+ watts each channel)
  • Weiss DAC-1 D-A converter
  • Patrick Weber Engineering custom audio monitoring console

Computer workstation #1:
  • Apple Mac Pro (2014) 3.7 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon ES, 32GB of 1867 MHz DDR3 EEC (RAM), OS 10.9.3
  • Digital audio stored on a Promise Pegasus R4 Dual Thunderbolt-2 8TB raid array
  • Optical media created on an OWC Mercury Pro 16x Blu-Ray/DVD-R/CD-R drive, USB 3.0 interface
  • Sonic Studio SoundBlade version 2.2.1, with A, B, C, D, & E type declicking, NN3 noise reduction, and reNOVAtor algorithms
  • Many, many plug-ins...

Computer workstation #2:
  • Apple Mac Pro 2x2.8GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon processors, 8GB of 800MHz DDR2 FB-Dimm RAM, OS 10.6.7
  • Digital audio stored on a Seagate Barracuda 15K.6 450Gb SAS drive
  • two optical drives for CD-R and DVD-R creation
  • Sonic Studio SoundBlade version 2.1 with A,B,C,D, & E type declicking, broadband DeNoise, and reNOVAtor algorithms
  • Many, many plug-ins...

Computer workstation #3:
  • Apple MDD G4 Motorola processor, 2 GB of RAM, OS 10.5.8
  • Digital audio stored on ULTRA II SCSI drives
  • Sony R-900 Compact Disc recorders
  • Sonic Studio HD version 1.9.1 with full No-Noise suite

We also have on hand many other amplifiers, speakers, musical instruments, microphones, rotary telephones, huge vacuum tubes, and even a Victrola.