The Torpedo Captor is the little brother of the award-winning Torpedo Reload. The Torpedo Captor is an easy to use reactive load box perfect for unleashing your favorite tube amp in a variety of modern applications and venues. If you just require attenuation from your amp to your cab, Captor has you covered. And if you want an easy and modern way to record your tube amp, Captor is simply “load” and record.
You love the sound of your amplifier pushed right to the magic sweet spot where the best tones are. Until now, the only available option was blasting your sound through a to properly excite a microphone. Enter Torpedo, the simplest and most realistic way to get your sound to your audience. Use the amp you love!
Everything that makes a real amp rule over all the other alternatives is retained. Â You can even record silently late at night. Gone is the backache from the loadout, complaints from neighbours, venue staff or even bandmates and the frustration of not being able to sound at ones best trying to reduce the volume.
Torpedo Captor was designed to cover the needs of direct recording or miking any kind of guitar or bass amp, in a live or studio situation.
Reactive load box
Playing silently or at low volumes is often a requirement, especially at home but more and more on stage or in the studio. To play your amp without a cabinet you need a load box. Two notes is known for the most accurate and feature rich load boxes in the world, using the reactive technology, in other words mimicking perfectly the . Your amp will absolutely believe it’s connected to a real cabinet.
Analog speaker sim
When using the Captor on stage to feed a PA, you will need to polish the sound coming from your amp. The analog speaker sim is derived from the acclaimed series. You will be able to get a detailed and focused sound for your monitor or the front of house while keeping a low volume on stage. Add a with its large collection of virtual cabinets for the ultimate direct solution.
If you wish to keep a cabinet on stage, the Captor features a direct speaker THRU or ATT output. It allows for full volume or a fixed â€“ 20dB attenuation. Keep your amp in its sweet spot while at manageable volumes.
Silent, direct, analog
Lighten your Rig with a cab-less setup and go direct to the mixing desk. The Torpedo Captor is all you need to mic an amp on stage without the hassle of using a microphone. The Torpedo Captor is an amplifier DI box, designed to be used between the amp head and the speaker cabinet. This does not involve any changes for the guitarist or bassist, who can play his/her amp as usual, while the PA gets a speaker simulated signal, directly usable for the FOH. The cab sim can simulate a guitar or bass cabinet. The Torpedo Captor can be powered with 48V phantom power, suppressing the need for an additional power supply.
Your tone quieter.
The Torpedo Captor can also help in reducing the sound level. By using the power attenuated speaker output, the guitarist or bassist can play his/her amp loudly, whilst keeping the direct feedback from his/her speaker cabinet at a more manageable level. The Two notes™ reactive load box keeps your tone consistent even at low level.
Ultimate direct solution.
The Torpedo Captor adds an amplifier input to your sound interface. You can mic your amplifier without the need of a specially designed miking room. Miking can be achieved through the Torpedo WoS cab sim plug-in software.
The Torpedo Captor can be used for power attenuation or silent playing of your amplifier. Monitoring can be achieved through the embedded guitar or bass speaker simulation, or through the Torpedo WoS plug-in software.
You can also pair the Torpedo Captor with a Torpedo C.A.B. M to have studio-grade cab sim for your tube amp, without the need of a computer.
Wall of Sound and the famous Torpedo virtual cabinets
is a speaker and miking simulation plugin. A plugin is a software you can load on a track of your sequencer, such as Cubase, Logic, Pro Tools, Reaper, inside your Digital Audio Workstation.
With your Torpedo Captor and WoS you have the best configuration to record amazingly good guitar or bass tones for all your musical projects.
The Torpedo Captor comes with a 16 virtual cabinets usable with WoS and all Torpedo hardwares (C.A.B., C.A.B. M, Live, Studio, VB-101). To download your 16 cabinets, register your product on the Two notes Website, download and install theÂ plugin. You will be guided step by step through the process.
Once you have become familiar with the sound and operation of the Wall of Sound plug-in, please feel welcome to explore the in-app Two notes Boutique which will allow you to audition and have the option to purchase additional cabinets.
The CAB M
Multiple routing options
DI YOUR AMP
Place your Torpedo C.A.B. M between your tube amp and your speaker to ensure you get the full experience of your amp tone direct to the desk. With this, the Two notes cab sims will make your FOH or DAW tone as incredible as what is coming from your speaker. With 32 Virtual Cabinets in the unit and over 300 more in the Two notes library, you no longer have to compromise with a handful of stock IRs made by someone else.
CLEAN PEDAL PLATFORM
Pedals have come a long way in the last 25 years and many players use them to build their tone. With the new clean preamp and a choice of 8 power amps to choose from makes the Torpedo C.A.B. M the perfect clean pedal platform. Place the Torpedo C.A.B. M at the end of your board and go direct to your P.A. or audio interface – the silence in your playing area will be golden, but your tone will still be roaring where it matters the most.
THE PERFECT IR LOADER
If you can’t find the sound you need from our incredible selection of Dynamic IRs and have regular static IRs that are perfect for you, load them directly on the included memory card and play through a mix of two IRs at once with the Torpedo C.A.B. M.
Torpedo C.A.B. M+ comes with a carefully picked selection of 32 Two notes cabinets, a clean preamp based on an all original ’74 SilverFace B’man, tube poweramp emulations and a wide range of effects designed to shape your tone the way you hear it in your head.
Effortlessly control your miking chain
Want to explore a legendary backline of speaker cabinets and microphones? Pair Torpedo C.A.B. M with your computer using Torpedo Remote (or phone and tablet with Wireless Torpedo Remote) to experience the full range of Two notes Dynamic IR technology.
No other pedal offers such universal control of the miking chain – with dual miking available on every cabinet you may never use a real mic again. With our unique Dynamic IR / Virtual Cabinet technology – each cabinet contains the equivalent of 160,000 static IRs.