D.W. Fearn manufactures professional vacuum tube audio recording equipment, including microphone preamplifiers, equalizers, compressors, DI interfaces, and accessories. Our products are used around the globe, in personal studios as well as the world’s top recording facilities.

D.W. Fearn Products


VT-2 Vacuum Tube Microphone Preamplifier



VT-24 Four-Channel Vacuum Tube Microphone Preamplifier


VT-7 Vacuum Tube Stereo Compressor


VT-4 Vacuum Tube Equalizer (single channel)


VT-5 Vacuum Tube Equalizer (Stereo version


VT-1 Vacuum Tube Microphone Preamp (single-channel)


VT-12 Vacuum Tube 70dB Microphone Preamplifier

Optimized for ribbon microphones


VT-3 Vacuum Tube DI


PDB Passive
Direct Box

LP-1 Line Pad


Ventilated Rack Panels to match your D.W. Fearn gear

VT-24 Four-Channel
Mic Preamp
full details Video now available


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See us at the AES Show
Booth 1003
in Los Angeles October 10-12, 2014

Latest in our video tutorial series, “Building a Control Room.”

Video Tutorials
A multipart series of video tutorials on recording at home or other non-studio location. It’s called “Recording In Improvised Spaces” and the first installments are ready for viewing now. Details

Product Tutorials

Doug Fearn explains each product, gives suggested settings for a variety of situations, and explains some of the inner workings.

Learn about the VT-1/VT-2 mic preamps, VT-3 and PDB DIs, VT-4/VT-5 Equalizers, VT-7 Stereo Compressor, and VT-12 70dB Mic Preamp. You can hear the VT-7 Compressor and VT-5 Eq on the mix bus with  real music.

You will not only learn about the products, but also some useful background information that will help you in your recording.


D.W. Fearn Music - a YouTube Channel covering projects engineered and produced by Doug Fearn over the past 5 decades.
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 VT-12 Review from Everything Audio

Special Presentation
An Evening with D.W. Fearn
recorded live at Woolly Mammoth Studios in Boston for the Boston chapter of the AES. Event sponsored by DSPdoctor.

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PO Box 57, Pocopson, PA 19366 USA
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