Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by The Captain » Tue Oct 06, 2009 8:45 pm

Braden wrote:
Sickle wrote:Nope, no MK I.

You've got what I believe is the two modes of the 1966
I was assuming 1 of them was an MK1.5, thanks for clearing that up. And congrats on the score!
Yeah.....I had some help when I made that pedal, ay. :bong2:

The circuit called 'Super Bee' is basically a MKI.5 and the circuit that would be the stock 1966 (the Angry Wasp) is actually closer to the 1966 in Super Bee mode :smashed: All three circuits run into the same output pot, 100k me thinks, so the stock Vox/1966 board running into this gets a mighty kick in the bass regions, as stock it would be 50k. Confusing shit is confusing.

Nice read though, man!...wicked pics too!! :badlove:
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by smogfalls » Tue Oct 06, 2009 9:01 pm

Nice one!.... I'm genuinely glad to see that it went to you. Congrats! I didn't actually see what it went for in the end, but of all the pedals that have sold for a high premium, this appears to be the most worthy.

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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by Scott » Tue Oct 06, 2009 9:17 pm

D, that was an excellent write up for this pedal. i'm picking up one of the 66/super bee pedals next week and i cant wait to compare the that version of the super bee to my yellow stand alone super bee pedal. Should be fun.
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by kb892 » Tue Oct 06, 2009 11:02 pm

nice thread D, this thing really deserves one... and maybe the chrome bumpers off a sweet 50's american car! they don't build 'em like that no more i tell ya :hihi:

seriously, great alien artifact ya got there and congrats on the hard fought win :tu:
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by devnulljp » Wed Oct 07, 2009 1:13 am

All that and Captain Beefheart too...Does it get any better than that?
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by jerms » Wed Oct 07, 2009 1:29 am

Sickle wrote:
jerms wrote:maybe i'll see you soon?
I'll bring it with me to the Show. Wanna use it onstage?

:marx:

hey D, i was just putting a feeler out to see if you might make it up there, i'm super psyched to meet you and JP!!! :crackjam:

i wasn't really asking you to bring it, though i'd love to check that beast out....

maybe for soundcheck if you're there a bit early.... but live? you've seen my pedals.... with half the paint scraped off! :paranoid: i think i'd be way too freaked to have it around my stupid feet!! :smashed:
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by hunkowood » Wed Oct 07, 2009 2:49 am

Congrats D, I am a huge Ed Roth fan also.


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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by tatter » Wed Oct 07, 2009 9:45 am

I'd love to hear some clips of that beast!

What does the filter control do? Is it pregain, or a bias or something?
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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by Sauniere » Wed Oct 07, 2009 5:51 pm

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Re: Sickle's Big Daddy #0000

Post by Mr. Min T. Fresh » Thu Oct 08, 2009 3:30 am

hunkowood wrote:Congrats D, I am a huge Ed Roth fan also.


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