DigiTech Whammy Pedal with True Bypass

Inputs 1 x Instrument; 1 x midi (DIN)
Outputs 2 x 1/4" (dry, mix)
Power Supply Included Yes
Height 2.5"
Depth 8"
Width 6.3"
Weight 3.5 lbs
Manufacturer Part Number USM-Whammy
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Base Item
Shipping Weight: 4 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 10 x 8 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): WHAMMY-U
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 801-566-8800
(5 ratings)
Submitted April 4, 2017 by a customer from outlook.com in N TX, TX
"This is like my 3rd Whammy pedal...."
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Finally got another Whammy V after missing my prior one in a "stupid-sell all-great new multi unit dumb idea". Not sure what to say about this pedal as it would seem of the many vids I have seen on it, I cast doubt if anyone really can understand how to use it without having one for a time. I constantly hear this "weeeeoooo" thing and really that might be of use now and then but what nails this pedal for me is the harmonizer mode section. 8va's and 4ths,5ths, utterly amazing. This is not so much a moving the pedal thing as everyone seems to want to do. Most of th etime mine is parked up or dwn for a specific harmony or maybe a sweep of low to high octave, play a version of Dazed and Confused using this and you may just never be the same. The lowered 5th harmonizer mode on this puppy is probably one of the best all time tones I have ever had the pleasure of playing. A harmonizer, with no set key or scale restriction, polyphonic tracking, true bypass, I'd pay more just for that. The DT model is cool but I am not really doing step tuning variants. Anyway, this pedal is sooooo much better than what you will hear being done on typical vids. Mastering this puppy will afford you a range of really cool tone possibilities nothing else can muster. Those who hate this pedal suffer from the terrible videos of it or the old models that glitch and burble from only being monophonic tracking. The buffer has been removed and this is improved poly tracking tech! Full bandwidth 1M ohm and out. Simply read more no comparison tech wise to the previous models.

Musical Background:
4 decades playing

Musical Style:
heavy blues, jazz fusion
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