Q: Where can I purchase the Classic Tubes 3 VMS microphone expansion?
A: Classic Tubes 3 can be purchased here: http://slatedigital.com/virtual-microphone-system/#classictubes3
Q: Is Classic Tubes 3 included in the All Access Pass?
A: Since Classic Tubes 3 requires the Virtual Microphone System hardware components (microphone & preamp), we cannot include microphone expansions in the All Access Pass.
Q: I don't own a VMS, can I purchase Classic Tubes 3?
A: No. Classic Tubes 3 requires that you own a VMS system and a "Virtual Microphone System" iLok license. Please view a list of authorized dealers here: http://slatedigital.com/find-a-dealer/
Q: Is Classic Tubes 3 compatible with the ML-1 and ML-2?
A: No. Classic Tubes 3 is only compatible with the ML-1.
Q: How does the licensing for Classic Tubes 3 work?
A: Classic Tubes 3 is unlocked within the "VMC Classic Tubes" module (in Virtual Mix Rack) when activated to an iLok 2 or 3 dongle.
Q: Which microphone models are included in Classic Tubes 3?
A: FG-47 mk2, FG-67 mk2, FG-44, FG-37a, FG-49
Q: I'm a VMS owner. Is there a trial license for Classic Tubes 3?
A: Please contact support here for a trial license. Be sure to provide your iLok User ID. Support agents will require that you own a VMS license before depositing a trial license.
Q: Will the VMS mic emulations work on already recorded material (not necessarily recorded with the VMS, but for example with other very neutral sounding microphones)?
A: Yes, but we recommend to only use the microphone emulations with our hardware components to ensure the accuracy of the emulation.
Q: Where can I find more information about each of the microphones?
A: You can view all the microphones on the website here: http://slatedigital.com/virtual-microphone-system/
Note: Be sure to scroll down.
Q: I was told customers who purchased during a promotional period received Classic Tubes 3 for free? When was this promotional period?
A: Customers who purchased the Virtual Microphone System before March 31st 2017 are eligible to receive Classic Tubes 3 for free.
If you have additional questions, please submit a request here.