Recording with Epifani UL502

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Ozbass, Sep 14, 2005.

  1. Ozbass


    Apr 11, 2005
    I'm going into the studio next week....anyone know whether I can use the 502's Di without a speaker load connected?

    Also, with regards to the pre/post eq switch for the Di....which position is which? It's not clear from the graphic on the back, and the instructions don't help. :confused:

    Thanks guys

  2. goloa


    Apr 22, 2005
    i recorded the same way with ebs fafner , but only thing is that you can't turn te volume up .just set up gain an play
    as for pre/post , listen ;)
  3. jokerjkny


    Jan 19, 2002
    NY / NJ / PA
    hey Oz,

    i'll call up the Epifani gents, and post back here. i've been meaning to ask as well, cause i too am planning on using mine for an upcoming project.
  4. Ozbass


    Apr 11, 2005
    Thanks Joker ;)
  5. Ozbass


    Apr 11, 2005
    Just back from recording with the 502.

    It produced some mighty fine results too.

    I set the master at 0, and used the gain as normal, selected pre eq at the DI and had to turn the Di level way down as the signal was very hot.

    I'm not experienced in recording, but I was very happy with my recorded tone thru the UL502

  6. peterpalmieri

    peterpalmieri Supporting Member

    Apr 19, 2005
    Babylon, NY
    Great to know thanks. I'm late to this but:

    I was told to use the DI for feeding a live board and use the Pre Amp out for recording. I did do some simple stuff into my Mbox from the preamp out and had no gain issues.