The Crookwood M3-7AI-TP Mastering Console is a digitally-controlled analogue mastering transfer console comprising a precision monitor controller, analogue insert router and monitor selector.
The Crookwood M3-7AI Mastering Console integrates up to 7 devices and delivers a sonically pure control centre with unrivalled flexibility. It comes with two audio racks for all audio processing and a 4U, 19” control panel which can be racked in a desk or inside an optional moveable wooden pod.
All functions are digitally-controlled offering total flexibility allowing to run all inserts in any order desired or activating MS processing on any channel.
Precision Monitor Controller
The M3 boasts a sonically accurate and transparent monitor-controller and boasts a wide range of features to help make your monitoring fast and reliable.
With 8 different sources which can be wired in any way possible to suit your needs, you can easily monitor different sources and switch at a click of a button.
The Crookwood monitor controller also includes forensic tools to quickly diagnose musical issues. From precision, input trims offering +/-10dB in 0.25dB steps for each source and the vast array of monitoring functions (phase reversal, L/R swap, Cut), all functions are here to give you absolute confidence in your decision making and accurate monitoring.
Furthermore, the M3 includes four speaker outputs labelled, Main, Mini, Nearfield and headphones and also include a bassed managed subwoofer output. Each speaker output can be adjusted within a +/20dB range. Each speaker can also easily be calibrated to multiple standards directly from the console. A dim function also lets you monitor at a quieter level without affecting your monitoring calibration. The dim function can be determined by the user to their desired level.
Using integrated record router and source selectors, the M3 makes inserting studio equipment and calibrating them very letting you focus on your mastering. Whether it is the reordering your mastering chain at the touch of a button without any limitations.
All analogue routing is done via gas sealed relays ensuring a truly transparent operation.
In addition to its incredible flexibility, the M3 integrates flawlessly imparting no colouration of its. Its high maximum input levels (+28dB on the monitoring and +36dB on inserts) ensures very low distortion figures (-105dBu) and Noise (-104dBu).