In my quest for more source material for Ultimate Destruction SFX Library I took a quick trip to the local metal recycling facility to see if they would allow me to record. They were super nice and loaned me a hard hat and said “stay out of trouble” The only interesting activity they had going on was some scrap aluminum bundling. This giant machine is belt fed with scraps of metal and after they tumble down the chute into the ...More →
July 7, 2011
Miguel was kind enough to post an article “The Making of Mangled Metal SFX Library” on the Designing Sound website. Enjoy! -Frank
Where Do I Begin?
I spent a lot of time with my Grandfather when I was growing up. He was a scruffy old man that liked to keep EVERYTHING. I guess it rubbed off on me and I tend to save ...More →
Mangled Metal HD Pro • Files: 715 • Zip Size: 2.22GB • Price: $75.00 USD
Mangled Metal HD Professional Sound Effects Library is a unique and hard hitting collection of High Definition sound effects recorded at 96k and 192k. Included are 715 metal rips, tears, dents, scrapes, folds, slides, rubs, impacts, crashes, drops and much more. The source for this library came from a ton of metal objects found around my ranch.
Being a pack-rat runs in the ...More →
Here is a preview with audio, photos and a little background on the making of my forthcoming SFX library called MANGLED METAL.
So here I am at the tail end of recording for my next SoundBox HD Pro library and I decided to go all out and dump some metal from the JD tractor. I set up 3 microphones, a MKH-416, Sanken CSS-5 and the stereo MKH-8040ST. I wanted to get some intense crashes with the junk metal I have around ...More →
Coming soon from The Recordist is Mangled Metal Sound Effects Library. Over 600 metal sound effects recorded at 24-Bit 96k and 192k for professional sound designers. This massive collection of metal sounds includes: ripping, bending, denting, folding, crumpling, sliding, scraping, hitting, dropping, crashing, smashing, mangling and more.
Objects used in this collection were: sheetmetal roofing, air ducts, old wood stove, electric stove, solid steel bars, pipes, tin sheets, fence posts and many other odd hunks of metal.
Recorded with a Sound Devices ...More →
Ultimate Chain HD Pro • Files: 160 (670) • Size: 1.3GB • Price: $75.00 US
Introducing Ultimate Chain Sound HD Professional Effects Library. 670 unique 24-Bit 96kHz sound effects presented on 160 Broadcast WAV files. Included in this collection are a wide variety of performances with large heavy chains, medium chains, small chains, load binders, dumpster chains and much more.
The chains were pulled through hooks, dragged on many types of surfaces and objects, hit, dropped, squeaked, and whipped ...More →
Metal Containment HD Pro • Files: 100+ • Zip Size: 293.0MB • Price: $35.00 US
Introducing Metal Containment HD Professional Sound Effects Library. As part of my ongoing commitment to providing you with the craziest sounds and the most “metal for your buck” I am merging a few of the HD sound libraries that have been available for the last few years. These collections have been revamped and expanded for the SoundBox HD Professional line of libraries.
Danger ...More →