1.2.x Imaginando K7D – Tape Delay

Imaginando K7D – Tape Delay
Imaginando K7D – Tape Delay

A vintage soul with a futuristic mind

Imaginando K7D – Tape Delay is a powerful and affordable, vintage tape delay plugin for both desktop and iOS. K7D recreates the vintage tape delay machines using Imaginando’s signature style of obsessive analog emulation. But, with an enhanced level of control from a sleek, modern interface. Using this approach allows a whole new world of creative possibilities. At the same time, it retains a warm, full-bodied analog sound, bursting with character and personality.

K7D – Tape Delay Features

  • 1ms to 1 sec. dual playhead analog-modeled delay with noise, tape distortion, and mechanical vibration models
  • Input with pre-amp saturation and optimized gain staging and saturation algorithms for very musical results
  • Normal and Ping Pong modes
  • Delay time spread between heads and stereo width control
  • High pass and Low pass filter on the feedback path
  • Powerful LFO bipolar time modulation with multiple waveforms (sine, triangular, saw, square, sample and hold, and filtered sample and hold) and the possibility of inverted LFO phase on second play head (for added stereo imaging)
  • Delay time syncable with BPM and possibility of delay time modulation via incoming midi notes
  • Oscilloscope visualization of audio and LFO waveforms
  • Available in a variety of formats: VST, AU, AAX, AUv3

Vintage sound, modern control

To give K7D its distinctive analog flavor, Imaginando studied and analyzed the tiny details of what makes classic hardware delays great. In fact, they painstakingly recreated every subtle nuance for a fantastically authentic sound. K7D’s combination of features makes it a versatile effects plugin, capable of much more than just standard tape delay.

Imaginando K7D – Tape Delay mixes great quality sound with a great set of controls. To summarize, it brings truly unique experience with distinctive results. From vintage pre-amp/pre-gain saturation to the ability to tune the delay with MIDI pitch information, everything is easy to access via its stylish, intuitive display. Spend less time searching for parameters and more time designing your sound.



Mac OS 10.13 or higher, compatible 64-bit host DAW which supports either VST, AU, or AAX plugin formats, plus a minimum of 128 Mb of free disk space to install. M1 compatible.


Windows 10 or higher, 64-bit host DAW which supports VST or AAX plugin format, plus a minimum of 128 Mb of free disk space to install.


Requires iOS 12.1 or higher. At least 65 Mb of free space. AUv3 Audio Unit plugin – requires an AUv3 compatible host app, such as Garageband, Cubasis, BM3, AUM, etc.

v1.25 introduces Universal Apple M1 support

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