Best EQ for feedback noise with distortion

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Best EQ for feedback noise with distortion

Post by jbaptiste64 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:53 pm

What is the best equalizer for feedback noise?

EQ 3 bands (HI ; MID; LOW)

OR

EQ 3 (HI, HI MID, LOW MID, LOW)

I hesitate between these two mixing tables.

https://www.thomann.de/fr/behringer_xen ... _243148_23

https://www.thomann.de/fr/behringer_xen ... _243140_22

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Post by Noisefan » Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:43 pm

Are you trying to subdue noise or enhance it?

Anyway, more control is probably better but something with sweepstake parametric eq is far more 'playable' than basic low/mid/high.

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Post by sutekina bipu-on » Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:54 am

I think your priority should be finding something parametric and with overlapping bands so you can cut and boost the same frequency.

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Post by TTTTT » Wed Nov 29, 2017 6:09 am

you can also try a simple matrix mixer 4x4, very easy to build and lot of feedback exploration..

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Post by sexcomputer » Fri Dec 15, 2017 6:07 pm

also, don't underestimate inserting a graphic eq into your signal chain, there are cheapo pedals and expensive rack mount units and all points in between. oh if i had the time and ability to build all the module ideas i have...

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Post by Mantaray » Tue Dec 25, 2018 10:56 pm

I second the graphic EQ suggestion, especially with noise since you dont have to tune to precise frequencies (graphic eq's are fixed). Try comb filtering one or more channels, if more than one then do an opposite bands with the second one. Try feeding back into the EQ, and also feed forward (dry signal parallel with the EQ'ed). Try delaying the dry signal. All sorts of phasing and flanging effects possible just with a graphic EQ and maybe a delay. Very versatile tool to have.

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Post by PapaLazarou » Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:48 pm

MXR 10 band

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Post by MindMachine » Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:49 pm

TTTTT wrote:you can also try a simple matrix mixer 4x4, very easy to build and lot of feedback exploration..
Best to have one with kill switches or add them.
PapaLazarou wrote:MXR 10 band
I like the Boss GE-7 myself. Excetpionall clean for an EQ pedal. Nice range, great quality. I want to get the bass version GEB-7.
FS: Pedals and Euro modules, Delta Labs
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Post by sygor » Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:10 am

sutekina bipu-on wrote:I think your priority should be finding something parametric and with overlapping bands so you can cut and boost the same frequency.
Super late with this reply sorry! Do you mean boost and cut the same freq simultaneously? If so, why?

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