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  • Strymon El Capistan dTape Echo

    Product Code: ELC

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    Description

    The Strymon El Capistan delivers the feel and sound of some of the greatest machines out there - capturing the warmth, saturation and distinctiveness of the most incredible tape echos.  It features the ability to emulate three types of tape echos, each with three unique modes.  Like its Strymon brothers and sisters, it is DSP driven for ultimate power and exceptional tone.

    Features & Technical Specs:

    • Type: Tape Echo
    • Control Knobs: Time, Mix, Tape Age, Repeats, Wow & Flutter/Tape Crinkle, Tape Bias, Low End Contour, Spring Reverb, +/- 3dB Boost/Cut.
    • Inputs: Input, Exp
    • Outputs: Left out, Right out
    • Power Supply: Included
    • Dimensions: 4.5” deep x 4” wide x 1.75” tall
    • Weight: .93 lbs
    • Warranty Information: Click Here for Warranty Information

    Sound Design:

    • Hand crafted dTape algorithms deliver meticulous and nuanced recreations of tape echo systems.
    • Three tape machines in one: Fixed (one fixed playback head), Multi (multiple playback heads), and Single (sliding record head)
    • Each tape machine has three modes for extremely flexible echo options
    • Five tape adjustment and tone shaping knobs: Time, Mix, Tape Age, Repeats, Wow & Flutter
    • Five "hidden" knobs for extensive tone tweaking: Tape Crinkle, Tape Bias, Low End Contour, Spring Reverb, +/- 3dB Boost/Cut
    • Sound on Sound mode with instant tape splice and bulk erase. A built-in tape-style looper!

    Switches and More:

    • Stereo output
    • High impedance mono input (internal jumper enables selectable TRS stereo input) Please read this FAQ for more info on the TRS input.
    • Expression pedal input with selectable control over any knob parameter
    • Connect our optional Favorite switch to save a favorite preset
    • Tap Tempo and Bypass footswitches

    Audio:

    • Ultra low noise, high performance 24-bit 96kHz A/D and D/A converters
    • 115dB typical signal to noise
    • Analog dry path for a zero latency dry signal that is never converted to digital
    • Premium analog front end and output section
    • Super high performance DSP in a compact form factor

    More:

    • True Bypass (electromechanical relay switching)
    • Selectable "trails" mode with high quality Analog Buffered Bypass
    • Press and hold Tap for instant infinite repeats
    • Powered with a standard 9V center negative DC supply. 250mA minimum
    • Strong and lightweight gunmetal gray anodized aluminum chassis
    • Crafted with love in the USA

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