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Has Dan Found His Ultimate Flanger Pedal?

Published on 22 Nov 2019

We demo a selection of flanger effects pedals for electric guitar including the Thorpy Camoflange, Dreadbox Komo Rebi, Retro-Sonic Flanger and a vintage Electro-Harmonix Deluxe Electric Mistress.

So, um, yes he has! In this episode we pick up from where we left off well over a year ago in ‘Dan Wants A New Flanger’, which you can watch here:
Like a fine wine or maybe one of those truly gopping mouldy cheeses, the question of Dan's flanger has needed time to ferment and mature into a well rounded answer… not least while Thorpy was developing the new Camoflange with the help of British guitar effects guru, Dan Coggins. Which means there are no prizes whatsoever for guessing what Dan’s new favourite flanger is. He’s really quite ripe about it.
Let’s flange and…

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Pedals & stuff in this episode…

• TheGigRig Three2One

• Mooer Spark Flanger – No longer made

• Boss BF-1 – No longer made

• EHX Electric Mistress – No longer made, link to newer version bellow
UK & Europe:

• Dreadbox Komo Rebi

• A/DA PBF Flanger

• Retro-Sonic Flanger

• Thorpy Effects Camoflange
UK & Europe:

• Kingsley Harlot V3

• Ibanez Mini Analogue Delay
UK & Europe:

• TheGigRig G2

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Interesting bits and go-to sections…
- Intro playing: 0:00
- Right.. Flangers!: 2:20
- Amps we’re using today…: 5:30
- Dan plays a nice chord: 6:49
- Mick has a ‘new’ Strat!: 7:35
- Let’s start with the Mistress: 9:04
- And add some gain with the Harlot V3: 11:22
- Some BF-1 beatboxing: 15:14
- Dan’s flanger requirements: 17:22
- Mooer SLF1 Spark: 19:30
- What’s regeneration?: 22:54
- Maxing out Regeneration/Feedback on the Komo Rebi: 25:32
- What else can the Komo Rebi do?: 28:42
- A word on the A/DA Flanger: 35:13
- Crazy Regen from the A/DA!!: 38:40
- What’s the Retro-Sonic pedal?: 40:12
- Mick has a play on the Retro-Sonic: 43:03
- Comparing the Retro-Sonic to the Electric Mistress: 44:30
- The story behind the Camoflange 46:21
- Let’s listen to Dan’s new favourite flanger: 48:30
- And add some overdrive! 51:45
- What Mick has learned about flangers today: 55:08
- Overdrive before or after flanger?: 57:50
- Dan summaries his thoughts: 1:00:15

Guitars in this episode:
• PRS DGT – Mick’s video at
• Fender Custom Shop 1963 Telecaster – Dan’s video at
• Supro Jamesport – no video yet
• Fender American Vintage ’59 Stratocaster – no video yet

Amps in this episode
• Orange Tremlord 30 112 / Lavoce Speaker
UK & Europe:
• Matchless HC-30 with Hughes & Kettner Vintage 212 / Celestion G12M Greenback

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