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MEL9

Description

DRY VOL KNOB

Controls the volume of the untreated instrument level on the EFFECT OUTPUT jack.

EFFECT VOL KNOB

Controls the overall volume of the selected preset at the EFFECT OUTPUT jack.

ATTACK KNOB

Sets the volume swell speed, or the speed at which the effect begins to be heard.

SUSTAIN KNOB

Controls the amount of time a sound continues to play after you stop playing.

PRESET KNOB

Selects a preset sound.

BYPASS FOOTSWITCH
  

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Comments from forums and Reddit


Discussed in True stereo bass amplifier in the TalkBass community

abarson

The EHX Mel9 is not a stereo output device: it has one input (mono), and the mono outputs are "Dry" (unaffected) and "Effect" (with effect, obviously). There is no distinct left/right division. This does give you the option to separately amplify each output but each will sound entirely different from each other. [link] ... ... more

two fingers

1) Welcome to TalkBass! 2) That pedal is not stereo. It has one dry output and one for the effect. [link] 3) The Ric isn't stereo either. It has an output for each pickup. I'm not saying you can't create some very cool sounds by amping each pickup of the Ric, or having a wet/dry rig for the pedal. But nothing you have will ... ... more

abarson

Boy am I glad we essentially said the same thing! (#4) :D ... more

Jazzbassguy77

abarson thank you for replying, Its true that some might see this a an elaborate rig setup, a luxury even, however its not as eccentric as it appears, in the context of our small band , two guitars,bass drums, I felt it was worth experimenting with this rig set up , i tried at first configuring the output of my five string ... ... more

TOOL460002

Easy to do with a QSC PLX1804, but I have never found a reason to do so. I also don't own a Ric. ... more

Jazzbassguy77

Hi two fingers, thanks for the welcome to TB and your advice, I think ive almost got an answer to my initial question : where do i find an bass amp thats actually stereo? well not long after posting this question , i came across an Eden EM275 combo Amplifier , after reading about its capabilities i went to a town near me ... ... more

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