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Old 12th July 2005
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Eventide H8000

Hi Guys

Looking to get it, any users ? good/bad ? get 960L instead ?

cheers

mac
Old 12th July 2005
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Don't get the H8000 for its reverb. tutt
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Is the 960 good for other fx (chorus,stereo image stuff) except the reverb ?
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We are still wating for Lexicon to release some chorus etc. fx for the 960.....I´m afraid without success...

I´m having a 960 & an Orville and they complement each other very well.
I allmost never use the Orville Reverb.
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Originally Posted by Shaman
We are still wating for Lexicon to release some chorus etc. fx for the 960.....I´m afraid without success...

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Lexicons were never my favorites for chorus.

Unless its a pair of PCM42's.

You can look elsewhere for useful modulation processors(especially chorus & flanging).

The only problem for you maybe that the really good ones don't have digital ins/outs.
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what don't you guys like about the eventide reverb?
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The eventide makes an instrument sit inside a mix without taking to much room. I really like this reverbs...... heh

YMMV

Kind regards,



Harrie Munnik
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Buy the H8000 and manage to squeeze in a 2016 in your budget too thumbsup


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Old 15th July 2005
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The future of reverb is convolution processing, not DSP.

That being said, the H8000 is an amazing electronic instrument once you learn what its capable of and how to program with VSIG.

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I'm about to buy the H8000, can anyone tell me how it is for guitar FX? I hear the choruses are rediculous.
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I build one of those choruses heh

It is an amazing machine, with a learning curve. The distortions are a bit nasty sometimes and the presets are not a sit and forget type, but you can do amazing things with this machine. Things you cannot do with other machines....

The open architecture is an amazing feature, even when the UI is not very helpfull.

This machine is the heart of my setup.....

Kind regards,



Harrie
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