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Alesis 3630 vs. EHX Black Finger

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Wedding Dress, Dec 20, 2004.

  1. I have narrowed it down between the Alesis 3630 and the EHX Black Finger compressors. I just need some more help deciding between the two, and if there is something better in this price range.

    Thanks for the input guys.
  2. Finger Blister

    Finger Blister

    Jul 8, 2003
    A Behringer Composer is better then a Wall Warted Alesis 3630.

    A ART Levelar is better then a Alesis 3630.

    EHX Blackfinger is a pedal.
    A completely different animal,
    for a different (and much more limited) app.

  3. Tim Barber

    Tim Barber Commercial User

    Apr 28, 2003
    Serenity Valley
    Owner: Barber Music
    The 3630 is useless for bass. I used to have one and it drove me crazy because it made a pop/click sound when low frequencies hit it. I thought it was broken until I did some research and found it is apparently a known design flaw. I like a lot of Alesis stuff but I would avoid this.