field recording » Big Hydraulic Hammer-01.wav
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January 7th, 2009

That's a huge pneumatic hammer used to set big iron pylon into the Chicago river. You can alternately hear the beating iron and the pneumatic puffing as a original mechanical industrial rhythm!
Recorded with binaural soundman mikes.

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    falstaffe 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    Awe-inspiring. Thankyou!

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    charrue4 6 months ago

    For 'Heart of Darkness' by Shirley Day. Thank you.

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    BirthNight 4 years, 2 months ago

    This is one of the best field recordings I've ever heard! Great find!

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    daveincamas 5 years, 3 months ago

    This is really fun if you start several them slightly offset in time. Thanks for posting this!

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Type
Wave (.wav)
Duration
01:46:663
Filesize
26.9 MB
Samplerate
44100.0 Hz
Bitdepth
24 bit
Channels
Stereo
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