The 1927 tugboat sound fx collection features 582 sound clips in 28.59 gigabytes of
audio. It captures the sound of a Deutz VM 145 4-cylinder engine with 200 horsepower
at 300 RPM in 30 synchronized takes.
33 channels gather field recordings from various locations on the vessel. 9
perspectives arranged microphones in the engine room at the transmission, fuel pump,
chimney, and more. 5 interior perspectives placed microphones in the galley, bunk,
wheelhouse, and in compartments. There are 4 deck perspectives, as well as 3
perspectives of water from bow wash and hydrophones. They combine to capture
travelling at slow, medium, and fast speeds. There are also starting, stopping, and
The collection is complimented by a variety of performed fx of doors, hatches,
switches, and more. Every clip is embedded with almost 20 fields of professional
metadata. In addition, the package comes with Reaper and Pro Tools sessions with all
takes aligned for easy mixing and editing.