Quote: Originally Posted by butterfly ...............Waves neve. Until I used these I never really liked the sound of plug in boosts but these are exceptionally warm and smooth, the 220 hz on it is almost addictive. i would do my cuts with something else and boost with this, far preferable to the ssl eq's in my opinion. The alarming thing is I just got myself a matched pair of 1073 style preamps with eq and the waves stuff is just as good. Are your Waves Neve eqs noisy? mine sure are.