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Re: Upwards pitch shift (Was Re: qualities of reverb OT)
Thanks Scott, I may have to check out an rp150, the price certainly is
right though it's kinda big. Wonder if it uses the same engine as the
Whammy? I like everything on table top too, except for punch-in pedals
and volume. If I could rigup a remote bypass it could almost fit the
Why is it, actually, that there are plenty of analog octave-down
effects, but octave-ups are always of the Octavia fuzz type? Even
Zvex's Jonny Octave, which purports to be clean, is pretty damn
distorted, judging from the clips on their site.
> a cheap option is the digitech rp150 unit (which is the upgrade of
> the old rp100-both of which i've had).
> the unit is cheap-100$, and has its +/- 's but for whammying i like
> the rp150. what i like is that the digitech rp150 can be on my table
> top (where i keep all my effects- i like them in hand range)--and it
> allows passive volume pedal to be on floor to use as whammy or
> volume pedal-(my rogue pedal is iffy at times on this, was great
> when it was new)-or wah pedal (i actually like the wah sound, my old
> dunlap pedal never sounded great, but many don't like the digital
> but i think the rp150 units is very good for the whammy sounds
> (think morello, et al who've used it), much cheaper than the
> standard unit-the standard unit probably has some ups to it (metal
> and all), but i think the rp unit is decent for what it does, and
> hey, it does have 5 sec of delay on it, which i use a lot lately...