The Bofors Bandkanon 1C Sound Library
The Swedish 1960 Bofors Bandkanon 1C artillery vehicle sound library showcases 344 clips in 66.56 gigabytes of audio. It shares the sound of a Detroit 6V-53T, 5.2 Liter, V6 6 cylinder, 300 horsepower turboshaft diesel engine and Boeing 502-10MA 300 horsepower gas turbine-powered military vehicle driving while performing an extensive variety of performances. This vehicle is also known as bkan 1C, 15,5 cm bandkanon 1, 15,5 cm bkan 1, and Vagnkanon 155 mm L/50 (VK 155 L/50).
10 synchronized takes showcase a total of 27 onboard and exterior perspectives. The 19 onboard perspectives include recordings from the exhaust, engine, tracks, cannon, and interior with ramps and steady RPMs. The 8 exterior perspectives include slow, medium, and fast driving while the self-propelled artillery vehicle passes by, arrives, reverses, and departs. There are also shut downs, start ups, idles, revving and much more. The package also provides bonus four-channel Ambisonic AMBEO recordings of the interior cabin, and performed effects of hand brakes, switches, steering, shell ejections, pedals and other sounds.
The sound library also collects extensive professional embedded metadata, text files of translated search keywords in 7 languages ready for import into your favorite metadata app, a folder of custom edits of isolated performances, 5 customized mixdowns of exterior and onboard microphones, and Reaper and Pro Tools mixing sessions.