First Effect Pedal?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Masterbasser71, Jul 3, 2005.

  1. Okay what was your first effect pedal?
    Follow this format
    Effect/Effect Manufacturer & Model
    ex. Delay/Boss DD-6
    ex. multi-effects processor/Digitech BP200
    ex. Wah/Dunlop 105Q Wah

    okay for me its
    multi-effects processor/Digitech BP200
    Your turn!
  2. TheNerdBass


    Jun 30, 2005
    Detroit, MI
    My first and only...

    multi-effects processor/Digitech BP80...

  3. xan


    Sep 10, 2004
    Perth, Australia
    overdrive/Boss BD-2 Bluesdriver
  4. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    Mine was a Digitech BP-200.

    It was a great pedal to learn what I wanted, and what effects sound like, but I'm not a big fan anymore.
  5. Supernova67


    Jun 21, 2005

    same here......guess i'll keep saving lunch money till i can get sumthin decent :D
  6. Ibanez CP10 (those ugly red compressor pedals)- just died one day.... beter off that way
  7. Higgie


    May 31, 2005
    London, England
    Bought for Me
    Distortion/Overdrive - Boss ODB-3

    Bought by Me
    Envelope Filter - Electro Harmonix Q-Tron
  8. Tedintheshed

    Tedintheshed Banned

    Oct 8, 2004
    Columbus, Ohio
    distortion/EH NYC Big Muff Pi

  9. I hear ya bro about the whole "what do effects sound like?" but the affects on me are the opposite. I have 5 effects in a gradually growing pedalboard setup which include wah, 2 distortion pedals,flanger,and chrous. Hopefully eventually synth,delay,tremolo! I still use my BP200 every once in awhile to mess with certain effects. Just today I wanted a vibrato/tremolo from playing on the BP200.
  10. T-Funk


    Jul 2, 2005
    Korg AX30B multi-effect unit.
  11. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    I think it was a Boss DD-2.
  12. skunkrawk


    Apr 25, 2003
    distortion/electro harmonix big muff (russian) given to me by sisters (ex)boyfriend. it sounded great but for some reason i sold it to a friend for 40 bucks a year ago. im still trying to get him to sell it back to me. -dave
  13. Basstyra

    Basstyra Commercial User

    Apr 3, 2005
    CTO @ Two notes Audio Engineering
    My first :
    Multi fx / Korg AX-1B

    My first really used :
    Fuzz / Russian Big Muff
  14. - a Rocktron Phaser (was given to me as present)

    the first I bought myself:

    Multi FX / Boss GT 6 B
  15. Shauny


    Feb 17, 2005
    Margate, Kent, Uk
    an Ibanez PD7 Phat-Hed Bass Overdrive pedal (but i only use it in distortion mode)
  16. keb


    Mar 30, 2004
    Boss CE-2B chorus... I ended up selling it to my brother.
  17. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    was either:
    Octaver/DOX FX-91 Octoplus

    Memory is failing me a bit, got them at roughly the same time 16 years ago
  18. loendmaestro


    Jan 15, 2004
    Vienna VA
    Some old Ibanez chorus pedal...I used to leave it on ALL of the time.

  19. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Boss OC-2