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Wampler Ego Compressor Pedal

For guitarists in search of a natural-sounding compressor pedal, the Wampler Ego thickens your tone while maintaining the qualities of the original signal. (8) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Product Description

This compressor pedal from Wampler adds an element of control to your playing. It brings the quieter parts up and tightens the louder parts. A good tube amp when driven will add a bit of natural compression, but using a pedal like the Wampler Ego adds a depth of possibilites not found on your typical amp. Unlike many budget compressors where you get the squash and squeeze of a driven amp, but lose all your dynamics, the Ego was designed with sustain, attack, and tone knobs. This allows you the ability to dial in the exact sound you need.

Blend Control

Easily transition between a fully effected sound and a clean signal with the sweep of the blend knob. Find the point in that sweep that allows you all the compression you need to even out your playing and increase your sustain without any detraction from you playing attack and feel. When this pedal is used as an effect rather than set to always on, it lets you control your solos and fatten up your rhythms. A little extra bit of sparkle allows your guitar to sit in a place in the band just a little higher, and a little sweeter in the mix.

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- High grade film capacitors and resistors picked for their superior sound and response
- Completely true bypass
- Battery connection and 9v power jack (barrel plug like Boss)
- Five controls - volume, sustain, attack, tone and blend
- NOT a clone or copy of any other product on the market
- Blend control allows you to get sustain only - no noticeable effect on the attack of the note (great for playing with distortion)
- Size: 2.5" x 4.5"
- Tone control adds in high frequencies giving you plenty of clarity and 'jangle'
- Powder coated durable finish
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 1 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 7 x 4 x 4 in
Customer Reviews
4.5 out of 5 (8 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Hard to imagine a better compressor pedal"
Overall: Very transparent to the guitar tone, wide range of all controls to dial in any amount of compression effect or just go all clean boost. The blend control allows you to bring in your std signal and mix with compressed. I do not do the county thing but this makes your clean tones as well as gains sparkle with sustain and presence so much better than a clean boost effect. Really an amazing pedal. Wampler is just top shelf all the way!
Style of Music: heavy fusion variant
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Overall: I usually don't like compressors, but after listing to demo's on Youtube, I was willing to try Wampler's Ego Compressor. I am amazed on how good this one sounds. It is the most transparent compressor made today. You can get that country style squeeze as well, but I use mine left on and set to just sweeten the tone. It does that incredibly well. i have a lot of pedals that come and go on my board. This one, stays... If it got stolen, I would cry then order another one... Quick..
Style of Music: Rock, Country, Blues, Christian.
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