what flanger do you use and how do you like it?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Matt R Miller, Oct 24, 2003.

  1. Matt R Miller

    Matt R Miller

    Apr 27, 2003
    also how much did it cost and was it worth the money? thanks for any input

  2. sloppysubs


    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    dod bass flanger. best one i ever played, great sound good stuff. got it off ebay for liek $40 US i think.
  3. Finger Blister

    Finger Blister

    Jul 8, 2003
    I use the Boss SE 50 Flanger effect for
    tunes like 'Stranglehold.'

    Don't like tripping over pedals during a set.
  4. 4Mal

    4Mal Supporting Member

    Jun 2, 2002
    Columbia River Gorge
    have three ... Digitech GSP 21 rack multi-effector. Subtle and quiet and stereo. Nice for recording or run in the effect loop. The one in the ART Phat Boy. Nice and thick, Currently my all - around. Old ADA, late 70's vintage. Just over the top flange. You want extreme think flange - that's it. For my uses - studio only. It's too old and ridiculously expensive in the used market. Still the bench mark IMO.

    So the ART sounds prety darned good. It isn't the ADA and it has only two presets, but they chose well when they picked the presets so it works for me when I want 'generic' flange.
  5. NV43345


    Apr 1, 2003
    I use the old purple Boss BF-2 flanger. It has a nice thick sound & swirl, it works great with Bass.I only paid $35.00 for it new, It was $69.00
    but I had a store credit to use up on a bunch of
    Tab books I traded in.Here is a pic of my pedal board.
  6. Munjibunga

    Munjibunga Total Hyper-Elite Member Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2000
    San Diego (when not at Groom Lake)
    Independent Contractor to Bass San Diego
    I like this one. It'll put a flange on just about anything.

  7. Boss BF-2 Flanger. Paid about £45 for it used. It was immaculate. Seems OK, the only thing I have noticed about it is that at high gains on the amp, there is a sort of whoosing comes through....similar to waves on a beach when you're not playing notes. So I guess it's a bit noisy!

    Might try it through a noise suppressor to see how it goes!
  8. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Nice, but I like this Flanger more.