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Boss FT-2

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Brad Barker, Apr 13, 2001.

  1. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    Is the discontinued boss dynamic filter worth searching for, or are new dynamic/envelope filters so much better that the effort is unmerited?
  2. EString


    Nov 20, 2000
    Los Altos, CA
    Try the Boss AW-3 Dynamic Wah. It's basically an updated version of the FT-2 Dynamic Filter.
  3. The AW-3 is pretty sweet, I've found. Like all effects, it should not be overused.
  4. The FT-2 was lame IMO, very conservative and dull, no real "character." I sold mine and bought a Mutron. The expression pedal input was cool...I've since stuck a big stereo knob on the depth control of my Mutron III+ so I can twiddle it with my toe...almost good.
  5. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    are you experienced with this pedal?
  6. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Mutrons or failing that Q-trons are much much better IMO also.
  7. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    thanks for your assistance

    the ibanez phat hed is a distortion for bass, right?
    and that has to do with envelope/dynamic filters how? btw, i have an overdrive already, the boss bass one, and it does a great job. i'm sorry but i just DO NOT understand your question, barroso.

    i asked for your opinions of the ft-2 b/c it seems to be a relatively cheap priced upgrade from a dod envelope filter. if it isn't much better, i reckon i'll just wait for the money for the ebs bassIQ....oh well, the dod does a good job at squawking for now
  8. barroso


    Aug 16, 2000
    honestly i clicked the wrong button. instead the new thread button i clicked on the post reply button. so instead startin a new thread about the fat head i post a question completely out of the argument. sorry!

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