Jessup, MD (October 31, 2019)—As part of its 50th Anniversary, API has unveiled two new limited-edition units: the 862 50th Anniversary Edition Channel Strip and the 2500 50 Anniversary Edition Stereo Bus Compressor, both of which are currently shipping.
The 862 features a combination of the 550A EQ and 312 Mic Preamp 50 Anniversary Editions, integrating the original 500 Series PCBs as they were designed by API’s founder, Saul Walker. Each 862 Anniversary Edition is individually serialized denoting its status as part of a limited run of only 50 units.
Meanwhile, the 50 Anniversary Edition 2500 Bus Compressor features a vintage style with several new features, including flexible output mix blending, LED gain reduction meters, premium VU meters and a 2U, gold-faced chassis. As with the 862, a limited run of 50 units will be produced.
Established 50 years ago, Automated Processes Inc. has always manufactured analog recording gear, and produces the Vision, Legacy AXS, 2448, 1608-II, and THE BOX recording consoles, as well as its line of analog signal processing equipment.
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