Uncommon, vintage BBD echo in excellent condition, complete with the original cover and footswitch. Serviced, working well - this is...
Uncommon, vintage BBD echo in excellent condition, complete with the original cover and footswitch. Serviced, working well – this is also the best-sounding one of these we’ve heard – so good!
Features the unique Rotafaze setting which adds modulation (designed to simulate wow and flutter of the tape echoes it was simulating) – hear it in the demo below featuring a previous unit we sold.
Four buttons control delay time and four buttons are for Swell which is number of repeats. Will go into wild oscillation if you push the Swell fader up.
Condition is excellent, with only a few minor signs of age across the unit. There is a sticker on the front from the shop that originally sold it (shout out to anyone who remembers Yardley’s in Birmingham!) but this just add to the character of the unit so we have left it on. Corners of the cover are repaired with black tape – it’s not the strongest thing, but we’ve never seen a Mantis complete with it before.
Has a wet-only out so is studio-ready.
Demo of a previous example we sold:
We’re running live sessions on Tuesdays at around midday-1pm GMT. These are the videos of the first two on Space Echoes and Binsons.
PUBLISHED: 16th Oct 2019
We all had a gas at Synthfest 2019 in Sheffield. This is our report including video of the mighty Colossus in action plus an interview with...
PUBLISHED: 9th Oct 2019
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