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Rothwell Hellbender

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Buzzo, Jan 20, 2012.


  1. Buzzo

    Buzzo

    Nov 15, 2009
    Ithaca
    Anyone ever tried this on bass?

    I was reading around about the band Dragged into Sunlight, and apparently their bass player uses it. He's got a pretty nasty tone.
     
  2. Buzzo

    Buzzo

    Nov 15, 2009
    Ithaca
    Guess not, darn!
     
  3. No reason why it wouldn't work. I own an Atomic Booster and I love it. Also owned a Love Squeeze and it was great as well. Rothwell quality can't be denied.
     
  4. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    Except that most distortions lose low end. Quality has zip to do with it.
     

  5. fair enough, what I meant was it should work since it has a tone and volume control. the Hellbender's circuit also has adds back the lows after the distortion stage from what I have read in the past
     
  6. Buzzo

    Buzzo

    Nov 15, 2009
    Ithaca
    Yeah the low end was my real concern, but he doesn't seem to be losing any. DiS has one hell of a low end.
    His setup as far as I know is a Yamaha 5 stringer->Matamp->4x12's??
     

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