Electro-Harmonix Next Step Talking Pedal Vocal Formant Wah Pedal with Fuzz

Vocal Formant Filter Guitar Pedal with One-piece Chassis and Built-in Fuzz Effect
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Electro-Harmonix Next Step Talking Pedal Vocal Formant Wah Pedal with Fuzz
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Make Your Guitar Truly Speak

The Electro-Harmonix Talking Pedal gives your guitar an amazingly human-like voice. Twin analog filters are the Talking Pedal's secret weapon that produces its realistic vocal magic. Similar to a wah, you rock this pedal's one-piece chassis to elicit its effect. Slow rocking the pedal gives you a unique phasing effect. Rock it faster to get realistic vocal formant effects. Dial in throaty growl with the Fuzz control. Trust us - you've never heard a pedal like this before. From soft vocal textures to full-tilt growling talkbox mojo, the Electro-Harmonix Talking Pedal is a must-have.

Electro-Harmonix Talking Pedal Features at a Glance:
  • Talkbox-like vocal expression without the hassles
  • Super responsive and expressive
  • Blend in the built-in fuzz for added growl
  • No footswitches, gears or racks to break
  • Instantaneous switching from bypass to effect
  • Battery included, 9-volt power supply optional
The Electro-Harmonix Talking Pedal: you guitar has a lot to say!

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Tech Specs

Pedal Type Vocal Formant Wah
Inputs 1 x Instrument
Outputs 1 x 1/4"
Batteries 1 x 9V
Power Supply Included No
Manufacturer Part Number TALKPED

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Ok I seen the youtube video and just had to try this pedal out. At first I was blown away by the cool effect that it does, and my original intention was to use this pedal on a few cover songs. I didn't want to add a full blown talk-box rig to my setup, so I thought that maybe this might be the ticket. There were a few problems that I ran into. The first problem is obvious. You can't add it to your pedal board because of the one piece design. The design itself is a good concept, but they need to come up with some type of attachment/holder for us guys that use pedal-boards. The next problem, and the biggest reason that it never made it into my live setup, was the lack of tone control. There is absolutely no way to control the bright harshness of this pedal. The sound guy was having fits. He'd have to roll the high end off every time I used it. So remember, with not even a basic tone control knob of some sort, you're left to the mercy of the engineers that designed this. You can only control two parameters with this. On/Off and the amount of fuzz. Getting there, but no cigar.
Music background: Pro Musician - Top 40

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