Pendulum Audio specializes in high-quality, hand-built vacuum tube recording equipment and electronics designed for amplifying stringed instruments. Since 1988, their Preamp Systems for Acoustic Instruments have been the choice of musicians worldwide who are serious about their sound - both on stage and in the studio. In 1998, they debuted a line of class A tube mic preamps and dynamics processors, which have quickly become modern classics.
The Quartet II is not an update nor a replacement for our very popular Quartet, but complementary unit that incorporates a substantially different combination of elements. Designed with the input of Fletcher of Mercenary Audio, many additional options have been...View full product details
Since its introduction in 1998, the Pendulum OCL-2 Compressor/Limiter has become a modern classic. In fact, the OCL-2 changed the way users think about opto compression! Our custom opto cell provides fast, invisible compression without the artifacts and sluggish response...View full product details
The DS-500 is a single channel, non-tube version of the De-esser in the Pendulum Quartet Tube Recording Channel. It uses the same highly selective inductive detector and opto-inductive notch filter as the the de-es- ser in the Quartet, so it...View full product details