Strymon calls the NightSky a time-warped reverberator which includes more functions than a usual reberb pedal. The new type of setting options is also innovative and is an invitation for experimentation.
This is the first part of a two-part review of the Strymon NightSky. In the first part you will learn all about the construction and the extensive functions of the NightSky, while the second part will be dedicated to the sound of this extraordinary pedal. Continue reading “Review: Strymon NightSky – Part 1”
On this Paul Cochrane Tim I installed an internal switch for various clipping options. Now you can choose between the following clipping options: Symmetric/ asymmetric, LED, MOSFET or silicon. Continue reading “Mod: internal Clipping switch”
Who does not dream about starting crazy sound escapades, driving the delay to the border of oscillation and then, suddenly, turn back while you keep both hands on your guitar? The installation of an external switch enables you to choose via an expression-pedal if you want to control the delay time or the repeats by using an additional expression pedal. Continue reading “Mod: External switch to adjust the delay time via expression pedal”
In the first part of this series, I presented some budget tube combos. In the second part, I started a small overview of several heads. And finally, I would like to end up this series with some last recommendations. Continue reading “Lunchbox Tube Amps Part III”
In the first part of this series, I presented some budget tube combos. Here, I would like to give a small overview of several heads. They are even more handy and you can connect every speaker you like. Mini heads are pretty functional and flexible. Besides, they are (mostly) cost-effective and fit in almost every gig bag. Continue reading “Lunchbox Tube Amps Part II”
Small tube amps are pretty popular at the moment. And mostly, they are not much quieter than their big brothers. But of course, they offer a little less clean headroom. They can be carried easily and they are so much more than just a little toy. Perfect for a jam-session at home or for recording. In the Studio, even Led Zeppelin did not use a Marshall full stack but a small Supro amp. Mostly, the prices of these little amps are comparable with the effort for a good effect pedal.
Today, more and more circuit boards are assembled with cost-effective SMD parts. But what are the advantages and the disadvantages of SMD technology? Why does it make sense to use in some cases THT technology? And what do the acronyms SMD and THT actually stand for? Continue reading “SMD vs. THT parts”
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