Product

HAWK HR-202 ECHO UNIT spring reverb

Another great vintage Japanese spring reverb - a Hawk HR-202 for sale serviced and in great working order....

Sold

This item has sold. Contact us for information about what we have incoming.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Another great vintage Japanese spring reverb – a Hawk HR-202 for sale serviced and in great working order. We’ve had a few of these now and this one gives some particularly nice distortion when overdriven with beats or guitar.

Dating from the 70s or early 80s, the HR-202 Echo Unit could be approximately described as being a single input channel version of the Hawk HR-45. There are separate input controls for Echo and Normal for both Mic and Line inputs, Echo Level pot and Phase switch, as well as Master Output. Quarter inch input sockets for Mic and Line are on the front panel with stereo inputs/outputs on the rear via RCA phonos. 

Overdriving the Mic input with guitar yields a meatier distortion than the HR-45 – this one really snarls and growls. Yet another flavour for the sound palette: I could justify keeping this one and the 45…

We’ve really got into these Hawk units – read all about them in our Hawk/Mirano tape echo and spring reverb blog post.

Condition is excellent with only minor signs of use (NOTE: photos are of a previous unit we sold – this one is in better condition than the one pictured).

Price includes VAT at 20% (for sales in UK/EU) – buyers outside the EU please contact us for tax-free prices. VAT-free sales possible to businesses and individuals in the EU (outside the UK) with a valid VAT Number.

100v Japanese model – it will work fine on North American mains without a transformer. Please ask us if you have any questions. A step-down transformer can be used in the UK/EU. We do not recommend using cheap generic Chinese mains transformers and can supply a high quality UK-made transformer if required.

Just Listed

RECENT BLOG ARTICLES

Careful With That AKS Eugene… Pin Park Live Broadcast From Soundgas Studio

Electronic Music

Careful With That AKS Eugene… Pin Park Live Broadcast From Soundgas Studio

The first live gig from the Soundgas Studio. A pair of EMS Synthi AKS back-toback producing the fabulous music of Pin Park.

PUBLISHED: 22nd May 2019

DISCOVER MORE
Our Berlin Trilogy: Innervisions – Shonky – Nils Frahm @ Funkhaus

Studio Tour

Our Berlin Trilogy: Innervisions – Shonky – Nils Frahm @ Funkhaus

Last week we took a trip to Berlin to visit three studios - Frank Wiedemann's Innervisions studio, DJ Shonky's compact, vintage synth-heavy set up, and Nils...

PUBLISHED: 8th May 2019

DISCOVER MORE

OUR GUARANTEE

We stand behind our gear with a guarantee of your satisfaction - see the FAQ section above for full details and buy with complete confidence.

SHIPPING DISCOUNTS

When buying more than one item you only pay the shipping on the item with the highest shipping cost. Calculated automatically at checkout.

NEED HELP?

Get in touch via the contact page. We know & love our gear and we want to ensure you get something that matches your needs (that, and we just like talking gear).