Originally Posted by jeremycox
Idk normally around 3-5. You can boost, find the least musical areas, and then cut. Once you've made your cut you can tighten the Q and gently move the frequency around to see what happens. Even though Q10 lets you tighten the Q to 100 I can't recall ever seeing an analogue EQ with a Q tighter than 10. I don't think I ever use a Q tighter than 5 ;-)
I'm glad I know that now.
I almost always used Q2-8 with 100 Q for the setting.
Was a real pain. lol