168 sounds by Werstas
  • Diamond Blade Drilling (Plumbing Renovation)

    The audio was recorded in an apartment during the plumbing renovation work in the building. The loudest sound that can be heard is a diamond blade drill...
  • Finnish Sauna Part V: Bath Broom Vasta

    Finnish bath broom vasta (or vihta depending on the dialect) is a bundle made of birch twigs. It is a fundamental part of the traditional sauna culture...
  • Finnish Sauna Part IV: Löyly

    Löyly, also translated to sauna steam is an act where the bather throws water into the hot sauna stones. The steam vapor which it creates clears the air...
  • Finnish Sauna Part III: Filling the Water Tank

    The bathing water is heated in a metal tank that is located in it’s own compartment of Kiuas. In the audio you can hear the sound that the water makes...
  • Finnish Sauna Part II: Lighting the Stove (kiuas)

    Sauna in it’s form known in the western world, originates From Finland. In Finland alone there were 3,2 million saunas (in 2013), which is a considerable...
  • Finnish Sauna Part I: Gathering Water from the Lake

    Water is essential part of Sauna. It is used for bathing and also ”löyly” for which there is not a good translation. Most commonly used translation...
  • Truck Stop Bally Pinball Machine

    The history of pinball reaches all the way to 1770’s. They gained mainstream attention after the spring launcher was patented in 1871. Other major...
  • Pajatso Slot Machine

    Slot machines are popular past time in Finland. They can be found on almost every store and gas station. Probably the most legendary slot machine is called...
  • Tampere Bus Station

    When Tampere bus station was built in 1938, it was the largest and most modern bus terminal of the Nordic countries. During the 1950’s and the 1960’s...
  • Malfunctioning Elevator

    In the audio you can hear the steady high pitched alarm sound of a malfunctioning elevator of The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas. The sound can also be...
  • City of Tampere Main Library Metso

    Main library Metso is one of Tampere’s most famous landmarks. Unique building is located in Hämeenpuisto park in central Tampere. It is one of the most...
  • Quadcopter (drone)

    Quadcopters became popular in the early 2010s and since then companies have created newer and cheaper drones. Nowadays quadcopters (or drones) are most...