Looking good and complete with the double foot switch. Serviced, calibrated and in full working order - sounds superb.
Looking good and complete with the double foot switch. Serviced, calibrated and in full working order – sounds superb.
120v unit, can have a new transformer fitted to convert it to 240v if required – the cost of this is £60 including VAT.
NOTE: This is working, but will be supplied freshly-serviced and calibrated by our tech. Shipping will be within 10 working days of purchase (probably much sooner!).
We love a Bi-Phase (it’s in our top three phasers for sure) and we’re not alone: not only are they a staple effect of many dub reggae producers (Lee Perry most notably), but they’re widely-used with guitars/synths/keys etc in a wide variety of genres. A truly legendary effect, essentially it is two of Mike Beigel’s optical phaser circuits (aka the Phasor II) in one housing, with ability to route the output of one through the other, and link, or not, the sweep rates. Note that you can also use each phaser separately.
Very good cosmetic condition with some scuffs and scratches to the face. The silver case has dings around the edges. Switch socket on the rear is slightly bent – this doesn’t affect functioning and may be correctable during the service prior to shipping. Foot switch has wear and some oxidation but nothing that affects functioning. See photos for more information on cosmetic condition.
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Phase Action... killer Space Echo plus FR-3, both serviced and available now - see them both on the site or message for details. The primitive Ace Tone sounds are already a winner, but here Gid is adding much wildness using the Bi-phase as two separate phasers - the beats are through one side and the output from the Space Echo is through the other. Bi-phase with foot switch is about to be listed (needs calibration but that won’t take long), and we have another already up for sale complete with Opti-pot controller.
Want to know more about this groundbreaking effect – the pedal that forms the link between the likes of Lee “Scratch” Perry and Smashing Pumpkins-era Butch Vig? We recently created this page which has some history, resources and useful links:
We scanned in all the settings sheets from this Bi-phase for people to use and download. And we made a blank recall sheet as well...
Scans of the three original settings sheets for the mighty Bi-phase, plus a blank recall sheet to print and use.
Complete text from the original Mu-tron Bi-Phase manual. While the Bi-Phase isn't necessarily our absolute "favourite" phaser, there's no escaping the fact that it's one that gets regular use for its versatility and great sound.
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