Tone control vs varitone

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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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Need a bit of a steer please.

Varitone vs tone knob. Which is best? The varitone, or old school with the knob in your hand?

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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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werdna wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:11 am
Need a bit of a steer please.

Varitone vs tone knob. Which is best? The varitone, or old school with the knob in your hand?
I reckon you should try the varitone, it sounds to me like it could open up way more sounds than a standard tone knob!

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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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I think I'll buy a varitone.

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Torres do one, but the stellartone tonestyler is the best available IMHO
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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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I wonder if there is a way to wire up the bypass so that it has less volume. So that when you switch to one of the filters, there is not a noticeable drop in volume.

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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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werdna wrote:
Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:39 pm
I wonder if there is a way to wire up the bypass so that it has less volume. So that when you switch to one of the filters, there is not a noticeable drop in volume.
Just put a resistor inline :)

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Re: Tone control vs varitone

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I reckon you need both, I mean why not? If you have a guitar with four knobs - that would work :)
you JUST KNOW some Tory wanker has thought of this idea already. Probably getting the inspiration whilst fucking a dead pig.

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