thread: Urei 1178
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Old 13th November 2019 | Show parent
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Originally Posted by dandeurloo View Post
The Distressor has a Tubescreamer kind of sound to my ears. I modded mine and that sound is gone. Now they rule!

I am interested in a 1178. Any of you guys have thoughts on a 1178 compared to a 160vu? Thoughts on differences and similarities. I have used plenty of 1176's and dbx units. I just haven't ever used a 1178.
You modded your Distressors? What, some opamp swaps or deeper things?