The Alesis Q2 Multi-effects Processor has endless possibilities for tweaking to those who'll give out their time and effort to achieve amazing heights in sound effects. It's high-performance equipment, with easy-to-use operating system and a wide, informative LCD display.
The Alesis QuadraVerb 2 is a digital audio multi-FX processor that has the ability to generate up to 8 separate FX which can be chained together into a single patch.
The Q2 has many different audio FX algorithms such as Reverbs, Delays, Pitch, EQs etc. . . You can chain the different FXs together and route signals between the different FX, as well as route feedback between the different FX, which will allow you to create some very cool sounds.
There are also a bunch of good basic FX patches for everything from vocals, to drums and guitars as well as some wacky stuff. It is a great piece of gear for studio or live mixing as well as a great guitar effect for a discerning player.
Some of the features are:
Stereo analog input/output
Digital ADAT light pipe input/output
BNC word clock connector
Dual Channel Octal Processing
99 Presets and 99 User Programs
MIDI In and Out/Thru
Bypass and Advance footswitch inputs
Large LCD Display (1" x 5")
Many direct puttons and a Value Wheel for quick setting changes.
Has both Left and Right Input Levels
You can combine FX such as: Reverbs, Delays, EQs and Pitch up to 8 together.
Hank Marvin advised in the development of Quadraverb EFTP patches by Charlie Hall, including sounds of many old tape echos
(Meazzi, Copycat, Binson etc.).
Hank used 2 Quadraverbs with those patches during his Final Tour.
You listen to a Quadraverb with EFTP
More information EFTP (Echos From The Past) by Charlie Hall
at the Charlie Hall & Friends Forum
In the Video ---- Echo: Alesis Q2 with EFTP ---- Amplifier: Vox AC 30.
Dimensions: 19" x 1.75" x 6" (single rack space)
Weight: 4.2 lbs. Inputs
Number of Channels: 2
Format: 1/4" TRS 3-conductor jacks,
Nominal Level: -20 dBV to +4 dBu, front-panel adjustable
Maximum Input Level: +19dBu
Input Impedance (nominal): 500K unbalanced, 20K balanced
Outputs Number of Channels: 2 Format: 1/4" TRS 3-conductor jacks, servo
balanced/unbalanced Maximum Level: +17.5dBu Nominal Level: -20 dBV to +4 dBu, front-panel adjustable
Output Impedance (nominal): 500 ohms
Digital Input/Output Input and Output Type: ADAT MultiChannel Optical Digital Interface
(AES/EBU and S/PDIF formats available using
optional AI-1 Digital Interface and Sample Rate
Converter) 48 kHz In: BNC jack for word clock connection to BRC, AI-2,
or AI-1 Number of Channels: 2 (selectable to/from any of the 8 ADAT Optical
channels) Connectors: EIAJ fiber optic jacks