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 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 voltage and current requirements of the ParaEq?
The voltage and current requirements for the ParaEq depend on the version you have. To determine the version, see this. For a version 7 ParaEq, 85mA of ...
Sat, 9 Feb, 2019 at 7:37 AM
Are there any differences between the versions of the pedals?
Yes, there is a V7 ParaEQ that is slightly different from the V1 - V6 ParaEQs. V7 does not use a dip switch to set the voltage of the pedal. Instead, V7 tak...
Fri, 20 Feb, 2015 at 11:44 AM
What version of ParaEq do I have?
We made some significant changes to the ParaEq with version 7. See here for details. To determine whether you have version 7 or one of the earlier ver...
Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 at 3:29 PM
Where can I find the user manual for a pre-version-7 ParaEq?
You can find that manual here.
Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 at 3:46 PM
How do you change the headroom on a pre-version-7 ParaEq?
This is answered here.
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016 at 12:48 PM
I can't get the boost to operate independently of the equalization
On version 7 of the ParaEq, we've added the option to make the boost circuit independent of the equalization circuit. But it's disabled by default. ...
Thu, 30 Apr, 2015 at 2:30 PM