What kind of bypassing does the ParaEq have?
The current Paraeq has the option of true bypass or buffered bypass. This is selectable in Advanced Configuration. Older versions of the ParaEq were true by...
Fri, 20 Feb, 2015 at 11:40 AM
What are some applications of the Empress ParaEq?
General Sweetening Say you really like the tone of your guitar but find it could just be a little brighter and detailed. With the Empress EQ adding a sm...
Sat, 2 Aug, 2014 at 7:06 PM
What controls does each EQ band have?
Frequency This control selects the frequency at which you'd like to boost or cut. For flexibility, the frequency controls span a wide range. This ma...
Wed, 11 Jun, 2014 at 4:30 PM
What is the Boost control all about?
This is an output boost control. It is perfect for providing gain before an effects chain to minimize noise, or to overdrive the input of a tube amp. The ra...
Wed, 11 Jun, 2014 at 4:31 PM
What's the input pad for?
This control lowers the level at the input of the eq. Ideally, this control should be set at 0dB to maximize the signal to noise ratio of the unit. However,...
Wed, 11 Jun, 2014 at 4:31 PM
What are the ranges of each band of EQ?
Low Frequency - 35Hz to 500Hz  Mid Frequency - 250 Hz to 5kHz High Frequency - 1kHz to 20 kHz
Tue, 9 Sep, 2014 at 2:37 PM
How much gain does each band offer?
Each EQ band has -15dB to +15dB available
Thu, 12 Jun, 2014 at 9:14 AM
What is the range of the boost knob?
The boost ranges from 0dB to +30dB (That's a lot of boost!!!)
Wed, 11 Jun, 2014 at 4:39 PM
The manual gives different numbers for the Qs. What's going on?
Here's the approximate measured Q values for the ParaEq: wide Q is around 1.1 medium Q is around 2.4 tight Q is around 3.9 for mid and high...
Fri, 25 Sep, 2015 at 3:41 PM
What is Q?
This guy. Also, it's the width of the EQ relative to it's center frequency.
Thu, 12 Jun, 2014 at 9:17 AM