API Audio

Automated Processes Inc. (API), best known for their now legendary "2520 amplifier," formed in 1968 and continues to use the 2520 op-amp as the cornerstone of all API discrete products. The resulting console meets the needs of the music, commercial and broadcast industries, positioning API as the leading audio broadcast console manufacturer for audio production outfits of any sort. There are now over 700 API consoles around the world, including one at WNYC 93.9 FM, New York City’s premier public radio station. In 2009, Vintage King Audio worked with WNYC on the acquisition and installation of an API Legacy Console in the station’s revolutionary Greene Performance Space. API has also led the way in modular outboard technology with their VPR 500 Series products. Offering their own 512c mic pre, 525 compressor and 550a, 550b and 560 equalizers as the kingpins of the format, these units are fully interchangeable within any 500 Series compatible rack structure, supplying power and input/output connections directly to the modules. Several manufacturers today build modules and racks that are fully compatible with this versatile modular system.
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  1. API 1604 Vintage Console #2226 (Vintage)

    API 16 channel console
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    No interest if paid in full within 12 months
  2. API 529 500 Series Stereo Compressor

    MFR#: 529
    The classic sounds of the 2500 series compressor in 500 format
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    $2,195.00

    $2,085.25
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  3. API 3124V (Demo Deal)

    MFR#: 3124V
    Discrete 4-channel mic/line preamp
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    $3,130.25

    $2,829.00 (You Save 9.6%)

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  4. API 500-6B - 6-Channel 500 Series Lunchbox (Demo Deal)

    MFR#: 500-6B
    6-slot 500 Series Lunchbox with DB25 connectors and built-in power supply
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    $664.05

    $597.00 (You Save 10.1%)

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  5. API 500-8B - 8-Channel 500 Series Lunchbox (Demo Deal)

    MFR#: 500-8HC
    Robust and portable 500 Series lunchbox rack with channel-linking feature and external PSU - fits 8 500 Series modules
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    $424.15

    $394.25 (You Save 7%)

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  6. API 5B1 Blank Panel (Demo Deal)

    MFR#: 5B1
    Single-slot blank panel for 500 series slots
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    $19.00

    $12.00 (You Save 36.8%)

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  7. API 512c 500 Series Microphone Preamp

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    MFR#: 512C
    Single-channel microphone/line/instrument preamp for 500 Series - every bit of classic API sound!
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    $895.00

    $850.25
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  8. API 550a 500 Series Equalizer

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    MFR#: 550A
    Discrete, classic three-band EQ
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    $1,195.00

    $1,135.25
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  9. API 500-8B 8-Channel 500 Series Lunchbox Rack

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    MFR#: 8-Slot Lunchbox
    Robust and portable 500 Series lunchbox rack with channel-linking feature and external PSU - fits 8 500 Series modules
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    $499.00

    $474.05
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  10. API 512v 500 Series Microphone Preamp

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    MFR#: 512v
    Discrete mic / line preamp with variable output
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    $995.00

    $945.25
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  11. API 550b 500 Series Equalizer

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    MFR#: 550B
    Discrete four-band EQ
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    $1,295.00

    $1,230.25
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  12. API 500-6B 500 Series Lunchbox Rack

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    MFR#: 6-slot Lunchbox
    6-slot 500 Series Lunchbox with DB25 connectors and built-in power supply
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    $699.00

    $664.05
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  13. API 560 500 Series Graphic Equalizer

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    MFR#: 560
    Classic ten-band graphic EQ
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    $945.00

    $897.75
    No interest if paid in full within 12 months
  14. API 500VPR 10 Slot Rack w/PSU

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    MFR#: 500VPR
    3u vertical rack with external power supply that holds up to ten 500 Series modules
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    $995.00

    $945.25
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  15. API 2500 Stereo Bus Compressor

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    MFR#: 2500
    Discrete stereo bus compressor
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    $3,295.00

    $3,130.25
    No interest if paid in full within 12 months
  16. API 527 500 Series Compressor

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    MFR#: 527
    Discrete 500 Series compressor with thrust circuit
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    $1,095.00

    $1,040.25
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  17. API 225L Compressor

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    MFR#: 225L
    Discrete single-channel compressor in the compact API 200 Series format
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    $695.00

    $660.25
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  18. API 5500 Dual Equalizer

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    MFR#: 5500
    Dual 550 EQs with selectable boost/cut steps
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    $2,995.00

    $2,845.25
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  19. API 1608 16-Channel Recording Console

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    Discrete, 16 channel analog recording console
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    From $38,810.00
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  20. API 1608 32-Channel Recording Console

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    Discrete, 32 channel analog recording console
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    From $65,120.00
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