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EH Frequency Analyzer/Ring Mod

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by chaosMK, Oct 21, 2005.


  1. chaosMK

    chaosMK

    May 26, 2005
    Albuquerque, NM
    Hi-fi into an old tube amp
    Anyone use this pedal? It seems far less expensive than fancier ring modulators. Any flags against it?
     
  2. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    I've never tried it.
    As far as ring modulators go, I like this one :
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    It's cheap and really crazy. It doubles as a decent fuzz/distortion, too.
     
  3. All ring modulators are good. :D

    ~ Charlie
     
  4. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Yes, in a crush-you-tone-the-band's-and-the-whole-audience's-ears kind of way. :)
     
  5. Basstyra

    Basstyra Commercial User

    Apr 3, 2005
    France
    CTO @ Two notes Audio Engineering
    Way too huge... :meh:

    The sound is, well.... good, if this word could be employed for Ring mods... :D

    Anyway, a ring mod is a really simple circuit. I don't know how they can sell this so much... As the circuit is so simple, I don't think there is huge differents between a ring mod and another.
     
  6. Have you got any soundclips of that? I'd be interested in hearing what it can do.

    Cheers,

    Marty
     
  7. Basstyra

    Basstyra Commercial User

    Apr 3, 2005
    France
    CTO @ Two notes Audio Engineering
    I believe the frequency can't be moved on this thing. That could be annoying.
     
  8. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    That's true. It's fixed somewhere around 500. it doesn't matter, noise is noise.
     
  9. Basstyra

    Basstyra Commercial User

    Apr 3, 2005
    France
    CTO @ Two notes Audio Engineering
    I'm not ok with this. For me, one of the interest of a ring mod is to tune it at a given frequency, to match a tonality for example.

    And I like the sound a ring mod does with a high carrier frequency.