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El Capistan

Strymon El Capistan
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This effects pedaldelivers the sound and feel of our favorite tape echo machines.
In the development, the focus was on capturing the warm, saturated, distinctive qualities of tape echo machines, cumulating in the dTape™ technology. El Capistan has a SHARK DSP to be able to perform the necessary calculations.


  • Faithful replica of a real tape echo
  • With Time control, Mix control, Tape control, Repeat control, Wow and Flutter control, Tap and Bypass Switch
  • 24 Bit / 96 kHz digital converters with 115 dB SNR
  • Metal housing
  • Incl. 9V power supply


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...the form of a chorus or reverb would also be a nice addition. I've had my eyes on an a Strymon El Capistan for a long time and the Strymon DIG also seems very interesting. I'm wondering what you guys are using and maybe some of you have experience with these pedals. I'm looking forward to...

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...they are great problem solvers - get two and connect four stereo sources to one stereo destination :]) and thru El Capistan to Zoom mixer. This setup occupies 16 channels in my Zoom mixer, leaving 4 channels for any Send-Return chains or my Prophet X that will be hidden for some time if I ever...

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Ebay sellers on crack + Scammers list a 1990s digital reverb unit in order to recreate 1960s slapback echo. Instead of for example a Strymon El Capistan. There's the almost-certain possibility that the presets are just 200 slapback delays with different names and minor tweaks to the delay time. The fact that he has been trying to offload this stuff for...

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