OCTOBER 2019; JESSUP, MD: Adding to the collection of
products celebrating the company’s 50th Anniversary, API is pleased to announce
the debut of two new limited edition units, the 862 50th Anniversary Edition
Channel Strip and the 2500 50th Anniversary Edition Stereo Bus
The 862 features a combination of the 550A EQ and 312 Mic Preamp 50th
Anniversary Editions, integrating the original 500 Series pcb’s exactly as they
were designed by API’s founder, the legendary Saul Walker. The result is a vintage-style,
highly collectable and incredible sounding API classic. Each 862 Anniversary Edition is individually serialized denoting its
status as part of a limited run of only 50 units. Painstakingly assembled and carefully hand wired, the
862 is a true work of art and a rare piece of recording history.
Next, the new 50th Anniversary Edition 2500 Bus Compressor
features a vintage style optimized
with a 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. Carefully designed to deliver API’s signature analog sound, the 2500-AE delivers warmth, clarity and punch, whether used for subtle adjustments or heavy
more information on the 50th Anniversary Edition 862 and 2500,
please visit apiaudio.com. Units
are now shipping.
API (AUTOMATED PROCESSES INC.)
50 years ago, Automated Processes Inc. is the world leader in analog recording
gear, and features the Vision, Legacy AXS, 2448, 1608-II, and THE BOX recording
consoles, as well as its legendary line of analog signal processing equipment.