Equalizer pedal

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by lowtom, Feb 3, 2014.


  1. lowtom

    lowtom

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    I am looking for a equalizer pedal, that is able to cut off especially middle and high frequencies, to get just really the low sound. my problem is that my bass is active, and i don´t want to turn the active off or doesn´t have time for this during the songs.
    i currently got the boss ge-7, which is good for me for cutting the middle frequenzies or boost the lows. but i need more option to get the mids and highs nearly completely out of my sound.

    Anyony has some advice for me? Thank you?
  2. jimmybc91

    jimmybc91

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    Sounds like you are looking for a low-pass filter, maybe the Iron Ether? I have no knowledge in this but I believe that's what you are looking for.
  3. jumblemind

    jumblemind I also answer to Bryan Supporting Member

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  4. mmbongo

    mmbongo Chicken Pot Pie. My three favorite things!! Supporting Member

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    I started that thread, and the answer was literally right in front of me in a pedal I already had..Aguilar Octamizer. Just turn the octave level off and you're left with the clean signal cut off as low as you want with the 'clean tone' knob.
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  6. ga_edwards

    ga_edwards

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    Does you bass have onboard eq? I would have thought so if it's active.
  7. tomhanzo

    tomhanzo

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    EHX hog boosts just lows. They have a knockout pedal too that may work for you.
  8. lowtom

    lowtom

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    yes - status s2 classic bass


    thanks @ all for your suggestions
  9. ga_edwards

    ga_edwards

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    In that case, I would just roll of the top end on the bass.
  10. lowtom

    lowtom

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    i can do this sometimes perhaps, but not all the time. i need it instant.
  11. lowtom

    lowtom

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    i watched some chris hargreaves dubstep vids, and i think he uses the Bass MuRF(MF-105B). The pedal isn´t in production anymore. So does anyone know if there is a similar pedal out there, which can produce the subs as well as this pedal?
  12. Johnny Crab

    Johnny Crab ACME,QSC,Fame/Hondo/Greco user & BOSE Abuser Gold Supporting Member

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    The best pedal EQ used here is an MXR that will work with my bass(low level signal) OR with the line(high) level output of my Line 6 BassPODXTLive. Not super cheap but quiet and works well.
    http://www.americanmusical.com/Item--i-DUN-M108-LIST
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    For what you want, you can cut the mids & highs AND boost the lows AND set the input/output levels so when you hit the ON switch, the EQ and decibel level is what you want....instantly. I've used it as a solo boost this way(except with a nearly flat EQ).
  13. chuck norriss

    chuck norriss Supporting Member

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