Zoom 708 bass pedals

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by mr_potatohead, Nov 28, 2000.

  1. mr_potatohead


    Nov 28, 2000
    Ummmm got a zoom 708 bass pedaland was wondering if anyone knew how to acheive a sustain effect on it??
  2. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    I have the 708, and there's no actual "sustain" effect programmed into the unit, but that's what compression is for. Compression evens out your signal by increasing the volume of your softer played notes, keeping your volume levels more consistent. As a note decays, depending on how much compression you have set up, the effects unit will raise the volume a little bit, making the note last longer.