VUMT & VUMT deluxe

analog style metering & channel tools

VUMT buy14€

Painstakingly modeled behavior and recreation of the general ballistics of classic VU meters.

Contains three metering modes:
VURMS and PPM DIN (Type I)

The RMS mode can be set to K-12, K-14 and K-20 scales and offers an integrated peak bargraph

The Meter ballistics are fully customizable. The VU even has a unique overshoot parameter.

VUMT offers dedicated trim controls to make gain staging easy.

GUI-resizing and various options to hide the controls from the GUI and show the meters only and/or a single meter display.

VUMT offers eight different skins to choose from.
An editable instance label is also included.

Available formats (all included in a single license):
Windows (64bit): VST, VST3, AAX, Standalone
macOS (64bit): AU, VST, VST3, AAX, Standalone

VUMT (Standard version):  buy14€

VUMT deluxe buy22€

In addition to all the features of the standard version VUMT deluxe offers more metering types (BBC, DIN, Nordic) plus various channel tools, such as Mute and Polarity reverse buttons, a monitor section and the following signal processing tools:

HighPass and LowPass Filters, a single band dynamic EQ with various filter types, useful to remove resonances or for de-essing and a mono maker to narrow the stereo image below a certain frequency.

On top of that, each skin VUMT deluxe offers an additional contrasting GUI for the VU itself.

VUMT deluxe costs 22 €.

Existing users of VUMT 1.x or the standard VUMT version can upgrade to the deluxe version for 10 € by using the purchase-link in their Klanghelm user account.

VUMT deluxe:  buy22€

VUMT

  • Painstakingly modeled behavior and recreation of the general ballistics of classic VU meters
  • three different VU implementations to choose from
  • unique overshoot control to match your favorite analog VU meter you are familiar with, tweak-able rise/fallback times
  • PPM DIN (Type I) mode with adjustable rise/fallback times
  • RMS meter with selectable "+3dB (AES-17)" option and adjustable RMS-window plus integrated peak-bargraphand K-12, K-14, K-20 scales to enable proper K-metering
  • Fully customizable smart Clip-LED: lights up yellow/orange when exceeding a user defined level(your headroom) and turns red when digital overs are taking place
  • switchable (and customizable) hold needle which shows the current max VU value
  • switchable (and customizable) numerical readouts for peak and meter values
  • included TRIM controls for left, right, mid, side channels to make gain staging easy
  • Easy on the eyes, comes with EIGHT skins to be pleasant to look at for (almost) everybody
  • optional editable instance label
  • GUI resizing - select from 6 different GUI sizes
  • option to show the meters only and hide all controls from the GUI
  • on stereo channel you can switch between single and dual meter display
  • preset browser with easy copy/paste, save as default...
  • global settings to customize knob-behavior, adjust the refresh rate of the meter-needles and more
  • dedicated standalone application included (Note: the standalone version needs a physical input to display levels. So if you want to use it in conjunction with a media player, you can do this with the help of a virtual audio cable, such as soundflower, jackosx or similar)
  • supported formats (64bit only):
    Windows: VST, VST3, AAX, Standalone
    macOS: AU, VST, VST3, AAX, Standalone

VUMT deluxe

  • everything from the standard version as previously described

    PLUS:
  • More meter types, so VUMT deluxe includes:
    • VU metering
    • RMS metering
    • Nordic (Type I)
    • DIN (Type I)
    • BBC (Type IIa)
    • EBU (Type IIb)
  • frequency weighting in RMS mode (A-, B-, C-, D- & K-weighting curves)
  • channel tools (can be hidden from GUI when not needed):
    • Mute per channel
    • Polarity Reverse per channel
    • Monitor Section with the options to reverse Left and Right channel, monitor only Left, Right, Mid, Side channel

  • additional panel with several signal processing tools (can be hidden from GUI when not needed):
    • HighPass and LowPass filters with variable steepness (6dB, 12dB, 18dB and 24dB)
    • a signal band Dynamic EQ to remove resonances or for de-essing with selectable filter type (HighPass, LowPass, wide or narrow BandPassFilter
    • Mono Maker for narrowing the stereo image below a certain frequency
    • each skin in the VUMT deluxe version offers an additional contrasting meter-GUI

users of the standard VUMT version can upgrade to the deluxe version for 10 € by logging in to their account in the user area and using the paypal button in there.

DUAL METERS VIEW - full
DUAL METERS VIEW - without channel tools
SINGLE METER VIEW

METERS ONLY - VIEW
HIDE ALL CONTROLS - VIEW
DUAL METERS VIEW - full
DUAL METERS VIEW - without channel tools
SINGLE METER VIEW
SINGLE METER VIEW -
w/o CHANNEL TOOLS
METERS ONLY - VIEW
HIDE ALL CONTROLS - VIEW