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Re: Bass effects!

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Wrong photo.
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But yes this uploading photos works here
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Anyone tried the Diamond Octaver on Bass Guitar?
I do like Diamond pedals.
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Shit I've been doing it wrong. Forget overdrive for dirtying up a p-bass. Treble booster is where its at. Rangemaster (Deranged master) on the helix is the tone I've been searching for that grungy classic rock vibe with great attack.
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Bg wrote:Shit I've been doing it wrong. Forget overdrive for dirtying up a p-bass. Treble booster is where its at. Rangemaster (Deranged master) on the helix is the tone I've been searching for that grungy classic rock vibe with great attack.
I got the Free The Tone Bass Blaster Overdrive and there's no looking back
The only reason I can think of about their lack of Hype is maybe MIJ equals too pricey
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It's got a Hofner esq control plate
Maybe a Japenese type Burns/Baldwin

Recorded track could be Synth Bass FWIW
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I'm going to pull the board apart tonight. It remains temperamental almost certainly down to some sort of power disparity. It'll most likely be the Diamond Bass Comp which would be a pain as its an amazing piece of kit.

What's the "best" way to split the signal? That old Boss pedal that was like a Junction Box? A Y cable??

I want some pedals into the Effects Loop (specifically Flanger and Chorus) and some through the front (specifically O/D, Filter, Comp)

Will recable 1 by 1 again as well. Slightly frustrating but when it works correctly it's worth the time and effort.

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foal30 wrote:I'm going to pull the board apart tonight. It remains temperamental almost certainly down to some sort of power disparity. It'll most likely be the Diamond Bass Comp which would be a pain as its an amazing piece of kit.

What's the "best" way to split the signal? That old Boss pedal that was like a Junction Box? A Y cable??

I want some pedals into the Effects Loop (specifically Flanger and Chorus) and some through the front (specifically O/D, Filter, Comp)

Will recable 1 by 1 again as well. Slightly frustrating but when it works correctly it's worth the time and effort.

Cheers team.
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Cheers bro
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I can drop my loop switcher past next Sunday if you like, that and some cables.
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Terexgeek wrote:I can drop my loop switcher past next Sunday if you like, that and some cables.
Cheers bro. Heaps of Cables here.

Laid the board out again and everything was no problem lol.

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Quite like the Wounded Paw Attack Goat Fuzz with the old Brown Boss Bass Flanger
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Anything with a blend option is useful.
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Does anyone know if any of these pedals are "Buffered"

Apparently putting "Buffered" Pedal at the end of the chain is the only way to go

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I'm assuming "Buffered" is the opposite of "True Bypass"
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Buffers aren't bad if used correctly, the boss pedals are all buffered, korg isn't, don't know about the others :)
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