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Best swirly effect?

Post by elvis » Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:45 pm

What's your favorite swirly effect? Include settings if possible.

Mine is the EVH phase 90 with script button engaged and knob pointing at the button.

But it's awfully subtle. How about REALLY swirly? Like Incubus swirly?
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by gonzo » Wed Oct 03, 2012 12:21 pm

i really like univibe.

i bought a fulltone Mini Deja Vibe, and love using it.

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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by TTSTWO » Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:08 pm

Purchased the Fulltone Mini DejaVibe back in 09. Love it 8)
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by ifailedshapes » Mon Nov 12, 2012 3:12 am

Mike Einziger of Incubus used to use 2 Boss phasers. I know this because he used to be my favorite guitarist, and is still a huge influence to me.

My favorite "swirly" effect is a Univibe, a la Jimi Hendrix. That or a slow rotary are both very thick, and they really inspire me.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by screamingdaisy » Mon Nov 12, 2012 11:41 am

No idea about Incubus, but the best swirly effect is the UniVibe.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by STP1972 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:04 am

Check out the Strymon Lex, a leslie simulator.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by Riff Blister » Wed Nov 28, 2012 3:22 pm

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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by TTSTWO » Wed Nov 28, 2012 3:37 pm

STP1972 wrote:Check out the Strymon Lex, a leslie simulator.
Just got done listening to the demo of this pedal on their website. Sounds pretty damn sweet and not much more than the Fulltone Mini DejaVibe.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by STP1972 » Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:46 pm

Here is a subtle use of the Lex

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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by Don » Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:13 pm

I recently bought an MXR Phase 45. It's really subtle and I really like it a lot. I also use a Tech 21 Rotochoir rotating speaker cab simulator. I used to have a Hughes & Kettner Rotosphere but it was bulky, noisy and required 24vac.

I'd like to replace the Phase 45 with a Uni-Vibe type of pedal.

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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by knike_99 » Fri Mar 08, 2013 1:59 pm

Lots of love for the Uni-Vibe here. I find I get a good "swirly" sound by mixing a Boss CE-2 and a Boss PH-2.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by mesaboogie6L6 » Sat Mar 09, 2013 12:29 am

Unfortunately the Uni-vibe has been discontinued.

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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by swbo101 » Mon Mar 11, 2013 7:40 am

I've had a Roto-vibe for over 20 years. Been happy with that.
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Re: Best swirly effect?

Post by elvis » Wed Jul 17, 2013 1:18 pm

I'm getting some really great swirlies these days. The MXR EVH Phase 90 seems to work especially well with my Mini Recto. Just incredible. I set it with the script switch in and the knob indicator pointing at the switch.

Also, I picked up a Voodoo Micro Vibe. Great pedal for what it is. Simple, and vibe-y.
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