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Naked Ear Recording Studios
2516 Kalispell Circle
Aurora, CO 80013
303.745.1191




Equipment List

RECORDING GEAR:

SWEETWATER AUDIO PC . . . Pentium 4, 3.2GHZ processor / 800MHz frontside bus, dual-channel DDR 400 memory architecture, Hyper-Threading Technology . . . Used to edit and grand master audio and video. . .

SONAR 5 PRODUCER STUDIO EDITION . . .Multi-channel DAW waveform editing software. . .

SONY SOUND FORGE 8.0 . . .Two channel DAW waveform editing software. . .

SONY ACID PRO . . .Loop based DAW waveform editing software. . .

SONY CD ARCHITECT . . .Professional waveform editing software. . . used to make red book grand master CD’s.

TASCAM MSR-16S . . . 16 track analog reel-to-reel recorder . . . Dolby S noise reduction . . . Fifteen inches per second recording speed . . .30Hz to 20,000Hz frequency response . . .

SONY VEGAS 7.0 . . .Professional video and waveform editing software. . . used to make videos

SONY DVD ARCHITECT . . Professional video editing software. . . Used to grand master DVD’s

SOUNDCRAFT 328, 32 X 8 X 2, 24bit Digital Studio mixing console with total recall and moving fader automation . . .

ALESIS A13 . . . 16 channels , 24 Bit, A/D converters . . .

FOSTEX D-5 . . . Digital Master DAT recorder / player . . .

TASCAM 122 MK III . . . Professional three head cassette recorder / player . . .

MICROBOARDS CD-R CD RECORDER . . . Six units . . . used to create CD’s . . .

MICROBOARDS DVD-R RECORDER . . .Three units . . . used to create DVD’s . . .

SONY DCR VX-1000 . . . 3CCD. . . professional digital camera . . .

CANON HV 20 . . . High definition. . . Digital video camera . . .

SONY CYBER-SHOT . . . 7.2 megapixel . . . digital still camera . . .

MICROPHONES:

NEUMANN TLM 103 . . . Vocal microphone. The TLM 103 is the ideal Large diaphragm microphone for all professional applications requiring the utmost in sound quality. The capsule is derived from that used in the U87 which is probably the best known & most widely used Neumann studio microphone.

SHURE BETA 52 A . . . Two units . . . Kick drum microphone . . .

SURE SM 57 . . . Five units . . . Tom / snare microphone . . .

AT 2020 . . . Six units . . . Vocal / overhead microphone . . .

AT 2021 . . . Two units . . . Hat / overhead microphone . . .

CAD95 . . . Two units . . . snare / tom microphone . . .

SENNHEISER EW100 . . . Wireless microphone system . . .

MONITORS:

MACKIE HR824 . . . High resolution Bi-amplified studio reference Monitors . . . 30Hz to 20,000 Hz frequency response . . .

SONY MDR 7506 HEADPHONES . . . Ten stations . . .

RANE TWELVE STATION HEADPHONE CONSOLE . . .

 

OUTBOARD GEAR:

WAV GOLD PACKAGE . . . Software used to grand master audio . . .

DBX 163X . . . Two units . . . audio dynamics processor . . .

LEXICON MPX1. . . State-of-the-art effects processor . . .

ALESIS SR-16 DRUM MACHINE . . . 16 bit stereo drum machines with dynamic articulation . . .

ALESIS D4 DRUM MODULE . . . 16 bit stereo drum module with dynamic articulation . . . Used to trigger acoustic drums . . .

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS2 SYSTEM WITH DEDICATED PC. . . Photo processing software and PC . . . used tho create the CD/DVD artwork . . .

SWEETWATER DVD RECORDER/PLAYER . . .Two units . . . used to import pictures, audio and past work onto the PC platform . . .
MICROBOARDS PF 2 PRINT FACTORY . . . Used to print artwork onto the CD/DVD surface . . .

PC PHOTO SCANNER . . . pathway for artwork or pictures to enter the PC . . .

HP PHOTOSMART PRINTERS . . . Two UNITS . . . photo printers using six color ink for printing CD/DVD artwork on two sided photo paper . . .

PHOTO LIGHTING SYSTEM . . . Several photo lights to use during filming or photo sessions . . .

WHIRLWIND MEDUSA SIXTEEN CHANNEL 100 FOOT AUDIO SNAKE . . .

MINTECH MOBILE VIDEO PLAYER . . .

BOSE REFERENCE CD PLAYER . . .

DIGITEC RP150 MODELING GUITAR PROCESSOR . . .

COUNTRYMAN TYPE 85 DIRECT BOX . .

BERINGER DI800 UKTRA DI PRO . . . Eight channel direct box

BERINGER DI100 ACTIVE DIRECT INJECTION BOX . . . Two units . . . direct box . . .

BERINGER MULTICOM MDX 4600 PRO XL . . . Four channel gate . . .

MONSTER PRO 3500 PROFESSIONAL REFERENCE POWER CENTER . . . Provides clean power . . . three stage power filtering . . .

TASCAM PB32P PATCH BAY . . Three units . . .

ULINE H-190 SHRINK WRAP SYSTEM . . .Used in CD/DVD manufacturing . . .