It's not what play, it's what happens next...
POWERFUL DELAY ENGINE
The Difference Engine superbly emulates three classic eras of delay.
Its powerful processor then allows you to manipulate time by combining features from each era to form new and stunning unique delays
The tape echo era – modelled around the RE space echo family of delays featuring all the warmth and analogue nuances of tape.
- Straight digital delay - 2500 MS of delay.
- Multi Tap Delay
- Modulation on repeats.
- Tap tempo.
The digital era – based on the crisp sounding digital delays of the 80’s with tap tempo and freeze functions.
- Based on the legendary 2290.
- Straight DUCKED digital delay, up to 2500 MS of delay.
- Modulation on repeats.
- Phase reversal on delay repeats - wrap around delays.
- Multi Tap delay
And thirdly the Dynamic Digital era – based of the power delays of the 90’s with modulation and ducking features.
- Warm sounding analogue tone.
- Delay times up to 1250ms.
- Straight delay from a single head.
- Multi-head delays - classic overlaid delay effect.
- Tape artifacts - WOW & FLUTTER
Combine features from each era to create unique delays
The Difference Engine is preloaded with 50 artist patches created by the players themselves. This handcrafted and gorgeous delay engine comes ready to use with stunning presets pre-loaded. Artists such as Tony Iommi, Lari Basilio, Tom Quayle, Martin Miller, Billy Duffy, Alex Hutchings, Vernon Reid and many more have crafted bespoke delay patches in addition to some remarkable presets in the style of players such as EVH, Slash, Andy Summers, to name but a few.
STEREO & EXPRESSION
True stereo in and out means you can use a single input to produce a stereo output or run stereo in and out.
Take control of various delay parameters in real time, with the use of an expression pedal.
Full featured MIDI input and output supporting both MIDI CC numbers and Program Changes.
PERFORMANCE GRADE DISPLAY
The Difference Engine features an ultra-sharp, stunning 2.43” OLED display screen. Perfect for all types of performance environment and vantage point.
2.4" OLED SCREEN
Powerful functionality, beautifully expressed…
Controls the amount of modulation of the delay repeats.
FIND THE BALANCE
Controls the overall level of the delay repeats.
SHAPE THE TONE
Controls the tonality of the delay repeats.
CONTROL THE FEEDBACK
Controls the duration of the delay repeats.
MULTI-FUNCTION ROTARY ENCODER
The Edit control lets you select the unit of values to be edited. When editing MS values press once for seconds, again for tens, again for hundreds. This makes scrolling up to long delay times very convenient.
PRESS AND ROTATE
Pressing the Edit control allows you to enter/select a parameter to be edited, rotating the Edit control to adjust the selected parameter.
Item dimensions: 59mm x 150mm x 121mm (HWD)
Carton dimensions: 80mm x 210mm x 150mm (HWD)
Item weight: 0.6kg