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Binson Echorec 2 T7E Super-Slow Varispeed

Binson Echorec 2 T7E Super-Slow Varispeed

Brand: Binson

Regular price £9,450.00 GBP | Inc.VAT: £11,340.00 GBP
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Product Description

Binson Echorec 2 T7E for sale full restoration/rebuild complete with super slow varispeed motor and our brand new valve buffered wet-only output mod.

We also have a super-clean Baby Binson for preorder.

The amount of time, parts and modifications we are putting into Binsons eclipses any found elsewhere. As well as the donor machine shown, we will be using parts from other machines to create a truly stunning example. We will also break another to make a good set of original 60s heads (which once relapped have superior performance to heads from later machines or new replacements).

All our machines are completely stripped of old wiring/components and rebuilt from the ground up for optimum performance. The new valve buffered wet-only output mod is our latest upgrade and offers a significant improvement in signal quality.

All this comes at a cost, but with a Soundgas Binson you truly get what you pay for - the very highest possible quality machine - as near to a new (but substantially improved/upgraded) sixties Echorec as you could wish for.

Will be supplied overhauled and working flawlessly with our super slow varispeed and wet-only modifications. All Soundgas Binson restorations are completed in house by our senior echo tech Max Dawson and come with 12 months' warranty (UK/EU/USA/Canada only) plus lifetime tech support for our customers. Supplied complete with our Binson manual and an original case in excellent order; Tony is on hand to answer your Binson questions prior to ordering, or in the future.

Modifications:

The Super-Slow Varispeed Motor offers the full functionality of a standard Binson but with the advantage of being able to tempo match the repeats. Binsons have fixed-speed motors which will run fast in the USA (unless they are specific export models) due to the different mains frequency, which is something Pink Floyd discovered on the eve of their first US tour. The tempo of their songs was determined by the Echorecs' repeat patterns so their tech spent a sleepless night moving all the heads to compensate. In addition to allowing tempo-matching to the song, and longer echoes (allowing a Baby Binson to achieve similar echo lengths to an Echorec 2), the super-slow motor offers the option of much longer, darker, dirtier repeats. This can get properly gnarly when pushed into distortion at slow speed. Please note that at the very slowest speeds there is very little fidelity or feedback: this should be viewed as a bonus for special effects use rather than more traditional guitar echoes. A control knob is placed on the side of the machine near the sockets for motor speed.


Wet-only output requires an extra socket (located on the side) and is for use with a mixing console or effects loop. We have now designed our own valve buffer board for the wet output - this gives a much clearer wet signal.

Condition

<span style="font-family: merriweather, georgia, times new roman, serif;">Excellent throughout. Note that the heads and drum may change during the rebuilding process. Please get in touch if you need more information.</span>

Voltage Information

Switchable voltage for use anywhere in the world - it will be set up ready for you to use before we ship.

Tax

For sales in UK the price will include 20% VAT. Buyers elsewhere may incur VAT or other local taxes on import.

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