Located on the beautiful Vancouver Island, Black Stone Press houses the German made Heidelberg Windmill Platen Press built somewhere around 1940.
The machine’s old working mechanism gives it a very unique sonic characteristic. We have tried to capture this machine from various perspectives thereby being able to present its various characteristic sounds like the hydraulics, grinding and rhythmic clanks.
Number of Files: 14 High Quality WAVS
Size Unpacked: 91.4 MB
Sample Rate: 48kHz/24bit
Gear Used: Recorder used: Sound Devices 722. Mics used: Neumann KMR 81i/ Rode NTG3.
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