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EHX Freeze...fun on bass?/Older units of higher quality than newer ones?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by cnltb, Sep 13, 2017.


  1. cnltb

    cnltb

    May 28, 2005
    Hi!
    I am interested in the ehx freeze and have two questions;
    1) those that have it...are you actually using it or is it one of those 'it seemed like a good idea at the time' pedals?
    2)I read somewhere that older units were of higher quality than newer ones.
    Is anyone here able to confirm this?

    Thanks!
     
  2. sillyfabe

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

    Mar 13, 2009
    San Bernardino,CA
    Love my Freeze! Use it for synth pads, sympathetic droning, playing around with the root note of said song, organ decay and overall madness. I have it modified with a remote switch so the Freeze is on one side and the switch on the other
     
  3. NKBassman

    NKBassman Lvl 10 Nerd Supporting Member

    Jun 16, 2009
    Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Seemed like a good idea at the time. It was fun, and I tried working it into a few songs here and there, but didn't find much use for it in my band where the singer plays piano/keys/synth when needed.
     
  4. crapusername

    crapusername

    Sep 26, 2005
    North Kent.UK
    endorsing artist: Dean guitars, Marshall , Rotosound strings
    I have an early one, and it gets lots of use in my hard rock covers band.
    Synthy drones and holding roots whilst I cover keys parts with the 9 series pedals
     
  5. cnltb

    cnltb

    May 28, 2005
    Thanks all!
    What other Mods are there, apart from the remote foot switch?
    Thanks again!