Originally Posted by lucey
I used the MP for a couple of years and it's not for me ... too colored when flat, too messy on the top and bottom. As a vocal/guitar/midrange mix eq it's super cool. I was fortunate to find a Fairman TMEQ on eBay. With the NOS tubes I selected for each section (Mullards for mid boosts, Telefunken for Hi Shelf, Amperex EF86 for gain, RCA black plates for Low Mids, etc) it's both euphonic and clean enough for mastering all styles. It adds size and life to everything. Always on.
Congrats on finding the Farman on Ebay. That's amazing! I think the TMEQ is probably my favorite of all EQs.