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MXR M87 Question

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by meursault42, May 18, 2012.

  1. meursault42


    Jun 21, 2006
    I've noticed a slight distortion at the attack when using the pedal as a limiter (20:1 ratio). I should note that the gain reduction meter still reads within the normal range: anywhere from -5 to -20 db. Is this normal?

    Within a mix it's not noticeable at all and it's actually not entirely harsh sounding. At first I thought it was the tube in my Walkabout clipping. But I removed that variable and determined that it was coming from the MXR.
  2. Alvaro Martín Gómez A.

    Alvaro Martín Gómez A. TalkBass' resident Bongo + cowbell player

    Copied and pasted from another thread about M87's settings. Hope this helps:


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