Delay with dedicated tap tempo switch for under $200?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by russpurdy, Feb 28, 2014.


  1. russpurdy

    russpurdy Supporting Member

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    Anyone care to throw out some options for delays with a dedicated tap tempo button for under $200? Even less would be even better.
  2. skulletwhip

    skulletwhip

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    Akai Head Rush.
  3. sillyfabe

    sillyfabe keeping the low-end silly since '06 Supporting Member

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    Roland RE-20 Space Echo
    Boss DD-20
    EHX Memory Man with Hazarai
    EHX Cathedral (it's a reverb with a delay mode with tap tempo)
  4. stinky634

    stinky634 Supporting Member

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  6. Jutsushine

    Jutsushine Gold Supporting Member

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    Hazarai is the bee's knees flapping in da breeze.
  7. russpurdy

    russpurdy Supporting Member

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    Have they fixed the slight volume drop on the hazarai?
  8. silky smoove

    silky smoove Supporting Member

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    I just picked up a Visual Sound V3 Tap Delay and really dig it. I don't hear much about it on TB.

    No low end loss, clear repeats that you can darken if you like, plus a handy modulation feature that can detune the repeats. Dedicated tap foot switch with common note divisions. Lastly, there's an internal switch to set the "trailing" mode. It can be set to allow the repeats to continue and trail off when you disengage the pedal, or have them cut off immediately with the foot switch. I love having them trail off. Sounds much more natural.
  9. willbassyeah

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    Ehx memory boy deluxe... Just bought it today... Have not had the time to mess with the pedal yet
  10. MightyMiloQuinn

    MightyMiloQuinn Supporting Member

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  11. Jutsushine

    Jutsushine Gold Supporting Member

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    I never had problems with volume on the hazarai except when forcing the pedal to self oscillate, then it got a touch loud.
  12. Nephilymbass

    Nephilymbass Supporting Member

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    Tech 21 boost dla is $200 new and cheaper used. The newer versions have a separate footswitch for tap tempo.
  13. Happynoj

    Happynoj

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    I fully support both of these statements. I found a self oscillation setting on the modulated setting which is completely ridiculous. It creates a noise which cycles in pitch from ear piercingly high down to speaker shattering low. Completely unusable. Absolutely brilliant.

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