Inside Electro-Harmonix: How They Make Their Pedals!
BoingBoing took a trip to Long Island and shot a video showing the Electro-Harmonix factory. Watch it here!
[from Musicradar.com] Electro-Harmonix (EHX) is mostly famed for its creation of guitar FX including the Big Muff, HOG and Electric Mistress Flanger, to name but a few. EHX also manufactures vacuum tubes, which - along with every single pedal – are sent to the New York HQ for testing.
Our friends over at BoingBoing took a trip to Long Island and shot the following video. The tour includes an FX designer's very real (and very messy) working environment and "more vacuum tubes than any of you will ever see for the rest your life."
Watch The Video:
The Nano Stone is identical to the Electro-Harmonix Small Stone, just smaller generating traditional, thick, sweeping phase shifting with liquid transparency and tingling feedback control. The Small Stone was first manufactured back in the early 70’s making it one of the first compact phase shifters on the market. To this day, the Small Stone is still the pedal to use…
WAS £59! Get down The Octave Multiplexer is finally back, generating deep, phat bass tones one octave below the notes you play into it. Dividing the Octave Multiplexer from other octave devices are the two separate smoothing filters that enable you to tailor your sub-octave signal to the exact bass sound you desire. Run your vocals through the Octave Multiplexer…
Lush chorus. Reissue of the affordable analog chorus pedal popularized by Kurt Cobain. Depth and Rate controls create the finest analog chorus sounds, from clear, rich and dimensional to warm pulsating warbles.
Brings cascading sweeps and gorgeous, panoramic imaging through stereo outputs. User defined start and stop ranges allows you to sculpt the phase shifting to fit your music. Optical circuitry provides a wide dynamic range making the Polyphase ideal for hot output keyboards. Switch selectable LFO, envelope follower and expression pedal control. Generate liquid stereo phase shifting at its finest. …
After extensive research into what made the 1970 Big Muff such a special and legendary pedal, Electro-Harmonix came up with a new addition to its Big Muff family: The Little Big Muff. Housed in a compact, die-cast box with smooth corners, The Little Big Muff presents the classic, true-to-heritage, 1970 tone that falls somewhere between…
The name says it all - what was great got even better! Generate the slithering, panoramic textures of “Axis Bold As Love.” Manually flange or freeze your sound in Filter Matrix mode. Chorus and Flanger work together seamlessly for unique stereo modulations. Colorful and seductive! Features: Truly independent stereo outputs Individual flanger Individual chorus Chorus…
Introducing the Bass Big Muff Pi, a new version of the famous distorsion/fuzz/sustainer stompbox.
This XO-series sized box features a bass boost switch and was specifically designed to handle bass frequencies. It also features a "dry" output. Features: Controls for Volume - Tone - Sustain Mini Switch for Bass Boost …
We put two of our classic transistor '69 plug-in Muff Fuzz effects together in one box – which means double the trouble! Using just one gives you a hint of milky distortion, or cascading the second lets you turn your milk into cream. This pedal is so simple, yet incredibly versatile! This pedal is proving to be every bit of…
This pedal was built to produce the kind of classic ’60s-style overdrive that only a true Germanium transistor can offer, along with the added convenience of an adjustable GAIN control, BIAS control, and a circuit VOLTS knob for dialing in what E-H calls “that sweet spot found when a battery’s voltage dips.”
Switch your signal between two different amplifiers, two different pedal boards or two different speaker cabinets. Flexible channel switching built into a compact die-cast case that withstands the most demanding use.
UK 24 Volt Replacement for Q-Tron, Memory Man, Micro synth and most other 24 Volt EH pedals.
The Electro-Harmonix Voice Box pedal generates 2 to 4 part vocal harmonies in the same key as the chords being played on your guitar. With the Voice Box harmonies move in a smooth human-like transition rather in steps. Electro-Harmonics offers more variety in harmonies. Electro-Harmonix adds some weird voices, like a whistle, male-to-female and female-to-male voices, and independent reverbs on…
Digital delay with analog tone. Comes in a small die-cast package and produces the FINEST digital echo available. Full 2 seconds maximum delay time.
Analog synth for bass. The Bass Micro Synthesizer has the same features as the famed Micro Synthesizer but with a filter sweep range tailored for bass guitar.
24DC-100 power supply included
Two Synths Snorkeling 1.94 MB · MP3
Warning: this mp3 file is a…
For years the Holy Grail has been the musician’s choice for reverb. The Holy Grail+ adds Room reverb and a multi-function decay/ damping/modulation speed control. The Grail just got even more divine!
Envelope controlled filter! The Micro Q-Tron is Identical to the EH Mini Q-Tron but in a compact pedal. The envelope controlled filter is a unique type of sound modifier in which the user's playing style controls the effect. The volume of the input signal (also called the envelope) controls the cutoff frequency or the center frequency of a swept filter.…
The 16 Second Digital Delay's optional Foot Controller allows you to "foot" switch six different functions remotely. You can turn the Sweep, Reverse and Feedback on or off, and shift the Loop up or down one octave. With identical record and play FSWs from the main unit, the Foot Controller plugs directly into the footswitch jack with a standard…
Availability:Call 0844 815 0888
The ultimate chorus pedal. Lush, warm and defined chorusing and vibrato. Simple but definitive performance controls. Use the stereo outputs and be enveloped in a spatial shimmer. The Electro-Harmonix Micro Clone Theory Stereo Chorus Effects Pedal resurrects the popular Clone Theory Chorus/Vibrato pedal as part of the Electro-Harmonix XO die cast series. Now in stereo and a…
Availability:Call for availability
Ring Modulator One of the most sophisticated and unusual effects in the Electro-Harmonix line, the Frequency Analyzer, used by Devo and others, adds moving harmonies to the original note while controllable high order filters reduce cross product distortion.
From tunable three-voice harmony to anarchic microtonal sounds, the Frequency Analyzer is an esoteric accessory for all instruments.
Availability:Call 0844 815 0888
Reverb, Pitch Shift and Tremolo can blend with the Stain’s unique analog gilded distortion. Plutonic interaction of the controls creates ultra novel effects. This is the first Electro-Harmonix "Multi FX" pedal...and guess what? It's great! Great reverb, dirty Fuzz, pitch shifting and vintage tremolo...this is a unique multi-FX, that doesn't try…
Availability:Call for availability