The Pool

Equipment

  • Dimensions
  • Control Room: approx 17ft x 20ft x 10ft high (340ft sq) / 5m x 6m x 3m high (30m sq)
  • Live Room: approx 40ft x 28ft 20ft high (1120ft sq) / 12m x 8.5m x 6m high (102m sq)
  • Drum Booth: approx 10ft x 9ft x 10ft high (90ft sq) / 3m x 2.7m x 3m high (8.1m sq)
  • Console
  • EMT A100 30 Channel 8 Buss Console
  • Multitrack / Hard Disk Recording
  • Avid Pro Tools HD3
  • Otari MTR 90 MkII 24 Track 2" Tape Machine (Please Book In Advance)
  • Monitoring
  • Barefoot MicroMain27 Nearfield Monitors
  • Auratone 5C Super Sound Cube
  • Tannoy Little Gold
  • Yamaha NS-10M Studio
  • (Other Monitors may be available - please enquire)
  • Amplifiers
  • Quad 520
  • Quad 405
  • Yamaha P2150 Amplifier
  • Hear Technologies Hear Back Headphone System With 5 Mixers
  • Mastering
  • Ampex ATR-100 (Please request)
  • Sony DTC-77ES DAT Player
  • Dynamics
  • API 525A Discrete Compressor (x2)
  • Altec 436C Compressor Amplifier
  • Anthony DeMaria Labs CL 1500 Stereo Valve Compressor
  • Chandler TG1 Stereo Compressor Abbey Road Special Edition
  • Drawmer DF320 Dual Channel Noise Filter
  • Empirical Labs Fatso
  • Empirical Labs EL-8XS Distressor "British Mode" Option with Stereo Link (x2)
  • Fairchild Ficom Compressor
  • Gates Level Devil (Nasa)
  • Neve 2254/A Vintage Compressor (x2)
  • Tube-Tech LCA 2B Dual Channel Tube Compressor
  • Tweed Rack Compressor (x3)
  • Universal Audio UA175B Vintage Limiting Amplifier
  • Urei 1176 LN Blackface
  • Urei 1176 Silverface
  • Urei LA-3
  • Mic Pre's / Equalisation
  • A-Designs P-1
  • API 512C Mic/Line Pre (x2)
  • API 550 Discrete 3 Band EQ (x2)
  • API 550A Discrete 3 Band EQ (x4)
  • API 560B (x2)
  • Altec 9062A Graphic EQ
  • Ashly SC-63
  • Buzz Audio Elixir Mic Pre
  • Chandler Germanium (x2)
  • Chandler LTD-1 Mic Pre & EQ (x2)
  • Curtis Technology OPRE 2
  • Great River MP-500NV
  • La Chapell Audio 583s
  • Lang PEQ-2A Program Equalizer (x2)
  • Little Labs LmnoPre
  • Lomo Tube Mic Pre (x2)
  • Neve 1079 Vintage Mic Pre & EQ (x9)
  • Neve 1272 Mic Amps (x9)
  • Neve 542 8 channel
  • Night Technologies International EQ3 Dual Channel
  • Pultec HLF-3C Filter
  • Pultec MEQ-5 EQ
  • Shadow Hills Mono Gama Mic Pre
  • Studer 089 Mixer
  • Telefunken V76 Mic Pre-Amp (x2)
  • Reverberation
  • AKG BX 5 Spring Reverb
  • AKG BX 20 Spring Reverb
  • AMS RMX16 Digital Reverb
  • EMT 244
  • EMT 262 Plate (Mono)
  • Fairchild Reverbertron II Model 659 Currently unavailable
  • Ursa Major Space Station SST-282
  • Delays / Processors
  • Audio & Design Panscan
  • CRL APP-400
  • Echopet EP-100
  • Electro Harmonix Bi-Filter
  • Electro-Harmonix Instant Replay
  • Korg DVP-1 Vocoder
  • Lexicon Super Prime Time
  • Moog 12 Stage Phaser Model MKPH
  • Roland RE-301 Chorus Echo
  • SPL 9842 Transient Designer
  • Thermionic Culture Vulture Stereo Valve Distortion
  • Zoom 1210
  • Synchronisers
  • Avid Sync I/O HD
  • Kenton Pro-2000
  • Rosendahl Nanosync
  • Microphones
  • AEA R88 Mk2 Stereo Ribbon
  • AKG D 112
  • AKG C 414 B-ULS (x2)
  • AKG C 451 E with CK5 capsule
  • AKG C 451 EB
  • AKG C 451 L
  • AKG D 12 (x2)
  • AKG D 25
  • AKG D 99 "Harry" Binaural Dummy Head
  • Beyerdynamic M 201 TG
  • Bruel & Kjaer 4006 (x2)
  • Coles 4038 (x2)
  • C-Ducer CPM 2/3 Tape Microphone (x5)
  • Earthworks SR30 (x2)
  • Earthworks TC20 MP (x2)
  • Electro-Voice RE20
  • Heil PR 30
  • Heil PR 40
  • Lomo 19A1 Tube
  • Lomo 19A18 Tube
  • Lomo 19A19 Tube (x2)
  • Lomo 19A4 Tube
  • Melodium Model 75-A
  • Neumann Gefell CMV 563 Tube 2 x M7 & 1 x M55K Capsules
  • Neumann U 87 A
  • Neumann U 87 B
  • Neumann U 47 FET
  • Oktava ML-11 Ribbon
  • Oktava ML-17 Ribbon
  • Oktava ML-19 Ribbon (x2)
  • Oktava MD-47 Ribbon
  • Optimus PZM
  • RTT MKL101 Valve
  • Reslo CRH Ribbon
  • Royer R-121 Ribbon (x2)
  • Sennheiser MD 421 (x2)
  • Sennheiser MD 441-N
  • STC 4035
  • STC 4037
  • Shure 520DX Green Bullet
  • Shure Beta 91
  • Shure Beta 57A
  • Shure SM57 (x4)
  • Shure SM58 (x2)
  • Shure SM7B
  • Sony ECM-970 (x2)
  • Soundman OKM Binaural
  • Telefunken M411
  • These Microphones listed below may also be available (Please ask in advance)
  • AKG C 412
  • AKG C 414 B
  • AKG C 414 EB
  • AKG C 451 EB
  • AKG C 451 E
  • AKG C 28 Valve
  • AKG D 12
  • Bruel & Kjaer 4011 (x2)
  • Crown PZM-30GPG Pressure Zone Mic. (x2)
  • Electro-Voice DS35
  • Groove Tubes GT44 Valve
  • Neumann KM 54
  • Neumann U 87
  • Sanken CU-41
  • Sennheiser MD 421
  • Shure SM57
  • Shure SM58
  • Sony C-48
  • STC 4033 Ribbon
  • Keyboards / Synths / Modules / Sequencers
  • ARP 1613 Sequencer
  • ARP 3260
  • Akai MPC2000 MIDI Production Centre
  • Akai S3000i
  • Akai S900
  • Casio Casiotone 403
  • Casio Rapman
  • Casio SA 8
  • Casio SK-5 Sampling Keyboard
  • EMS VCS3 (The Putney)
  • Electro Harmonix Clockworks Rhythm Generator/Synth
  • Farfisa Combo Compact Organ
  • Fender Rhodes 88 Mark I Suitcase
  • Herrburger Brooks Upright Piano
  • Hammond A100 Organ
  • Leslie 145 Speaker Cabinet
  • Korg 800PS
  • Korg MS-20 Monophonic Synth.
  • Korg SQ-10 Sequencer
  • Kurzweil K2500RS
  • Lorenzo Electric Organ
  • Moog Etherwave Theremin
  • Nord Lead 2
  • Roland Juno-6
  • Roland RS-09 Organ/ Strings
  • Roland SH-09
  • Roland TR-606
  • Roland TR-808 Drum Machine
  • Sequential Circuits Pro-One
  • Suzuki QC-1 QChord
  • Yamaha C5 Baby Grand Piano (Restrung and Serviced July 2013)
  • Yamaha CS-30
  • Instruments
  • Lapsteel Guitar
  • Fender Bronco
  • Hofner Congress Acoustic
  • Fender Precision Bass
  • Fender Precision Bass (Fretless)
  • Ampeg B-15 Portaflex
  • Brennel Gold Valve
  • Selmer 15SS
  • Fender '59 Bassman
  • Fender Deville
  • WEM GX40
  • Wem Speaker Cabinet
  • Marshall 30th Anniversary Head
  • Marshall 4 x 12" Speaker Cabinet
  • Marshall 1 x 6 Speaker Cabinet (x2)
  • Drumkits
  • Premier 1963 Drum kit
  • (20" Bass Drum / 12" Rack Tom / 16" Floor Tom)
  • Slingerland Drum kit Currently unavailable
  • (24" Bass Drum / 12" Rack Tom / 13" Rack Tom" / 14" Rack Tom / 15"Rack Tom / 18" Floor Tom)
  • Hayman Vibrasonic Dallas Arbiter Drum Kit
  • (18" Bass Drum / 12" Rack Tom / 14" Rack Tom / 16" Floor Tom)
  • Yamaha 9000 Drum kit
  • (24" Bass Drum / 14" Rack Tom / 18" Floor)
  • Ludwig 400 Snare Drum Acrolite 1970s
  • Ludwig 400 Snare Drum
  • Ludwig 402 Snare Drum
  • Pearl Brass Snare 14" x 6.5"
  • Premier 1963 Hifi Snare 14" x 4"
  • Slingerland Radio King 14'" x 7"
  • Mitchel Steel Shell Snare Drum
  • Paiste 24" Ride Cymbal
  • Istanbul 20" Jazz Ride Cymbal
  • Istanbul 20" Ride Cymbal
  • Zildjian 20" K Custom Dry Ride Cymbal
  • Zildjian 18" A Ride Cymbal
  • Zildjian 18" A Medium Thin Crash Cymbal
  • Zildjian 15" Crash
  • Zildjian 17" K Custom Fast Crash Cymbal
  • Zildjian 13" K Custom Dark HiHats
  • Zildjian 13" A New Beat HiHats
  • Zildjian 14" A New Beat HiHats
  • Zildjian 12" A Extra Thin Splash Cymbal
  • Sabian AAX 12" Splash
  • Pearl 8" Wild 900 China Splash
  • Sabian 16" China Cymbal
  • Percussion
  • Bongos
  • Claves
  • Castanets
  • Cowbell
  • LP Congas
  • Shakers
  • Sleigh Bells
  • Tambourine
  • Timpani (x2)
  • Triangle
  • Glockenspiel
  • Vibraphone
  • Pedals
  • Boss CS-3 Compression Sustainer
  • Boss FZ-2 Hyper Fuzz
  • Boss PC-2 Percussion Synthesizer
  • Boss SYB-3 Bass Synthesizer
  • Crowther Prunes and Custard
  • Electro Harmonix 16 Second Delay
  • Electro Harmonix Attack Equaliser
  • Electro Harmonix Bass Balls
  • Electro Harmonix Black Finger
  • Electro Harmonix Deluxe Electric Mistress Analog Flanger
  • Electro Harmonix Deluxe Memory Man
  • Electro Harmonix Golden Throat II
  • Electro Harmonix Micro Synthesizer
  • Electro Harmonix POG Polyphonic Octave Generator
  • Electro Harmonix Screaming Tree
  • Electro Harmonix The Worm
  • Electro Harmonix Wriggler
  • Frantone Autolooper
  • Frantone PeachFuzz
  • Lovetone Big Cheese Pedal
  • Lovetone Brown Source
  • Lovetone Doppelganger
  • Lovetone Flange
  • Lovetone Meatball Pedal
  • Lovetone Ring Stinger
  • Lovetone Wobbulator Pedal
  • MXR Dyna Comp
  • MXR M-133 Micro Amp Boost
  • MXR Phase 100
  • Maestro Parametric Filter
  • Mutron III+
  • Napalm 69
  • SansAmp GT2
  • Soundtank Cyberdrive
  • Sovtek Big Muff
  • Sovtek Small Stone
  • Z-Vex FuzzProbe
  • Z-Vex OhhWah
  • Z-Vex Ringtone
  • Miscellaneous
  • Alan Smart Smart Guitar Di -Deluxe System
  • Binson PA602 Pre Mixer Echo for Echorec
  • Little Labs IBP Analog Phase Alignment Tool
  • Little Labs PCP Instrument Distro 3.0
  • Little Labs Red Eye 3D Phantom Re-amp Box (x2)
  • Little Labs STD Instrument Cable Extender (x2)
  • Mackie 1202-VLZ Mixer
  • Neumann N 4521 Phantom Power Box
  • Shure SR-101 Audio Console
  • Pro Tools Setup
  • Pro Tools HD3 Rig running Pro Tools 10 or 8 running on an Intel Mac Pro with 12gb RAM
  • Pro Tools Hardware
  • Apple 23" Cinema Display
  • Apple Mac Pro 2x 3.0GHz Quad-Core
  • Avid 192 I/O (x2) Providing 16 Inputs and 32 Outputs
  • Avid MIDI I/O
  • Avid Sync I/O HD
  • Lynx Aurora 16 16 Channel A/D D/A Converter (Providing 32 Inputs and 16 outputs)
  • Rosendahl Nanosync
  • Software
  • Avid Pro Tools 10
  • Avid Pro Tools 7.4.2
  • Apple OSX 10.7
  • Roxio Toast Titanium 9
  • Plug Ins
  • Access Music Indigo Virtual Analog Synth
  • Arturia Analog Factory
  • Audio Ease Altiverb 6 XL Convolution Reverb
  • Avid Aphex Aural Exciter
  • Avid Aphex Big Bottom Pro
  • Avid Bomb Factory BF-3A Classic Compressor
  • Avid Bomb Factory BF76 Solid State Compressor
  • Avid Bomb Factory Essentials (Legacy)
  •     Avid BF Essentials Clip Remover
  •     Avid BF Essentials Correlation Meter
  •     Avid BF Essentials Meter Bridge
  •     Avid BF Essentials Noise Meter
  •     Avid BF Essentials Tuner
  •     Avid Bomb Factory BF76 Solid State Compressor
  •     Avid Funk Logic Masterizer
  • Avid Broadband Noise Reduction
  • Avid Bruno/ Reso
  • Avid D-Fi Bundle
  •     Avid Lo-Fi
  •     Avid Recti-Fi
  •     Avid Sci-Fi
  •     Avid Vari-Fi
  • Avid Digirack Plug-Ins (Legacy)
  •     Avid Chorus
  •     Avid Click
  •     Avid DigiReWire
  •     Avid Dither
  •     Avid Dynamics II
  •     Avid Dynamics III
  •     Avid EQ II
  •     Avid EQ III
  •     Avid Flanger
  •     Avid Invert
  •     Avid Mod Delay II
  •     Avid Multi-Tap Delay
  •     Avid Ping-Pong Delay
  •     Avid Pitch
  •     Avid Reverse-DC Removal
  •     Avid Signal Generator
  •     Avid Time Shift
  •     Avid Time Adjuster
  • Avid Drawmer Dynamics
  • Avid Fairchild Bundle
  •     Avid Fairchild 660 Classic Compressor
  •     Avid Fairchild 670 Classic Compressor
  • Avid Focusrite d2
  • Avid Focusrite d3
  • Avid JOEMEEK Bundle
  •     Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK SC2 Optical Compressor
  •     Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK VC5 Meequalizer
  • Avid MDW Hi-Res Parametric EQ
  • Avid Maxim
  • Avid Moogerfooger Bundle
  •     Avid Moogerfooger 12-Stage Phaser
  •     Avid Moogerfooger Analog Delay
  •     Avid Moogerfooger Lowpass Filter
  •     Avid Moogerfooger Ring Modulator
  • Avid Pultec Bundle
  •     Avid Pultec EQH-2
  •     Avid Pultec EQP-1A
  •     Avid Pultec MEQ-5
  • Avid Purple Audio MC77 Classic Compressor
  • Avid Reverb One
  • Avid SansAmp PSA-1
  • Avid SoundReplacer
  • Avid Synchronic
  • Avid TL EveryPhase
  • Avid TL InTune
  • Avid TL MasterMeter
  • Avid TL Metro
  • Avid Tel-Ray Variable Delay
  • Avid Voce Chorus/Vibrato
  • Avid Voce Spin
  • Celemony Melodyne Plugin
  • IK Multimedia AmpliTube
  • IK Multimedia T-RackS
  • Line 6 Echo Farm
  • Massey Plug-In Bundle
  •     Massey CT4 Compressor
  •     Massey DRT Drum Replacement Tool
  •     Massey De:Esser
  •     Massey L2007 Mastering Limiter
  •     Massey TD5 Tape delay
  •     Massey THC Distortion Stompbox
  •     Massey TapeHead Saturator
  •     Massey vt3 3-band Equalizer
  • McDSP FilterBank
  • MCDSP MC2000
  • Sonnox Oxford EQ
  • SoundToys TDM Effects Bundle
  •     Soundtoys Crystallizer
  •     Soundtoys EchoBoy
  •     Soundtoys PhaseMistress
  •     Soundtoys PitchDoctor
  •     Soundtoys PurePitch
  •     Soundtoys Speed
  •     Soundtoys SoundBlender
  •     Soundtoys Tremolator
  • Soundtoys Radiator
  • Soundtoys Devil-Loc Deluxe
  • Waves Gold
  •     Waves AudioTrack Software Audio Processor
  •     Waves C1 Parametric Compander
  •     Waves C4 MultiBand Compressor
  •     Waves DeEsser
  •     Waves Doppler
  •     Waves Doubler
  •     Waves Enigma Modulation Effects
  •     Waves H-Comp Hybrid Compressor
  •     Waves H-Delay Hybrid Delay
  •     Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
  •     Waves L1 Ultramaximizer
  •     Waves MV2 Dynamics Processor
  •     Waves MaxxBass
  •     Waves MetaFlanger
  •     Waves PAZ Psychoacoustic Analyzer
  •     Waves PS22 Stereo Maker
  •     Waves Q10 Paragraphic EQ
  •     Waves Renaissance Axx
  •     Waves Renaissance Compressor
  •     Waves Renaissance Equalizer
  •     Waves S1 Stereo Imager
  •     Waves SuperTap 2-Tap
  •     Waves SuperTap 6-Tap
  •     Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction
  •     Waves UltraPitch
  •     Waves V-Comp
  •     Waves V-EQ4
  • Waves Renaissance Maxx
  •     Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
  •     Waves Renaissance Axx
  •     Waves Renaissance Bass
  •     Waves Renaissance Channel
  •     Waves Renaissance Compressor
  •     Waves Renaissance DeEsser
  •     Waves Renaissance Equalizer
  •     Waves Renaissance Reverb
  •     Waves Renaissance Vox
  •     Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction
  • iZotope Ozone 4
  • iZotope Trash

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