From cool sample rate conversion effects to gated fuzz-like tones, the Electro-Harmonix Mainframe Bit Crusher pedal delivers immense sonic textures that remain highly playable – and musical. By digitizing your signal and reducing the sample rate (with reduction ranging from 48kHz-110Hz), you can explore everything from subtle aliasing to chiptune synth sounds and full-on gated fuzz. Bit depth is adjustable from 24-bits to 1-bit, allowing you to render your original signal completely unrecognizable. A built-in filter is ready to smooth out the sound, and the Mainframe’s ability to track your signal’s pitch – or even tune it to the key of your song – ensures melodic results. Whether you play guitar, bass, or synthesizer through it, you’ll find a vast soundscape of retro-themed effects in the Electro-Harmonix Mainframe Bit Crusher Pedal. Sweetwater is an Authorized Electro-Harmonix Dealer. Electro-Harmonix Mainframe Bit Crusher Pedal. Bit Crusher Effects Pedal, with Bit Reduction and Sample Rate Reduction Controls, HPF/BPF/LPF Filter, Sample Rate Tuning Mode, and Expression Input. A Retro-inspired Bit Crusher for Guitars, Synths, and More. The most musical bit crusher pedal around. Bit crusher effects can sound extremely harsh if you’re not careful (or if that’s what you want, of course). But the Electro-Harmonix Mainframe pedal’s Sample Rate Tuning Mode showed us at Sweetwater just how musical this effect can sound. Simply tap the footswitch twice to enter Sample Rate Tuning Mode – at this point Mainframe continuously tracks the pitch of your signal exactly (or by intervals, if you choose), and adjusts the frequency of the sample rate to match. The sound will instantly brings to mind classic’80s video game sounds. And to lock the sample rate to a specific pitch – like the key of your song – simply press the footswitch one more time while playing any note on your fretboard or keyboard. With Sample Rate Tuning Mode, you can generate extreme effects that still work within your mix. Electro-Harmonix Mainframe Bit Crusher Pedal Features. Retro-themed bit crusher and sample rate reducer effects, inspired by’80s video game sounds. Switchable HPF/BPF/LPF filter with resonance helps you smooth out the sound of the effect, or make it even more extreme. Sample Rate Tuning Mode allows you to tune the sample rate conversion to any note on your guitar or synth. Sample Rate Tuning Mode can also continuously track your signal’s pitch for classic video game sound effects. Sample rate reduction ranges from 48kHz-110Hz, bit depth reduction from 24-bits to 1-bit. Save your favorite settings or expression pedal mappings with the EXP/Preset button. Access even more sonic textures like gated fuzz via secondary knob parameters. High-quality buffered bypass and silent switching. Includes 9.6-volt DC power supply. Bit Depth Reduction, High/Low/Band-pass Filters, Sample Rate Tuning. 1 x 1/4 (expression). 9V DC power supply required (included). Nearly every order received by 3PM Eastern ships the SAME DAY! 99.95% warehouse accuracy. More than 30 years in business. Free tech support from audio experts. The item “Electro-Harmonix Mainframe Bit Crusher Pedal” is in sale since Monday, October 5, 2020. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Parts & Accessories\Effects Pedals\Other Guitar Effects Pedals”. The seller is “sweetwatersound” and is located in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Brand: Electro-Harmonix
- MPN: MAINFRAME