Pigtronix Bass Philospher Compressor

SKU:BBG 5208

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The Pigtronix Philosopher's Tone is a state-of-the-art analog compressor / sustainer, providing endless clean sustain with variable Sustain, Blend and Treble controls.
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$169.00

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Pigtronix Bass Philosopher Compressor

Pigtronix Philosopher Bass Compressor brings the heralded Philosopher's Tone compressor circuit to bassists with infinite clean sustain, a blend knob for preserving natural string attack via parallel compression and a harmonic distortion tuned especially for low frequency domination. Never before has so much bass friendly compression been squeezed into such a small package.

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Best bass compressor I've tried, short of studio recording equipment
By DavReso
 
I found that guitar compressors have not worked very well for my bass rig. Compared to many (expensive) name brand versions, this box can be left on all of the time, and tweaked for a variety of basses. This is the only compressor I've found that works effectively with my flat wound bass- (Fender Jazz, Dimarzio 123 neck pu, Nordie bridge pu, La Bella Flats) and does not alter the tone. It is a very transparent box, and in my opinion beats out many boutique compressors.