What kind of bypassing does the Phaser have?
The Phaser has true bypass switching. It uses a relay to switch.
Thu, 12 Jun, 2014 at 9:23 AM
What kind expression pedal/volume pedal should I use for the blend exp input?
The pinout of the expression pedal should be TIP=output, RING=input, SLEEVE=ground. There's a list of expression pedals on this page that work with the ...
Fri, 17 Mar, 2023 at 4:46 PM
Is it possible to power the Phaser from a single 100mA output of a voodoo lab pedal power 2 plus, or do I have to combine two outputs?
You should be able to power the Phaser from one of the 100mA outputs on the PP2+. We've had success doing that. In my experience, the specs of the PP2+ ...
Mon, 16 Jun, 2014 at 3:49 PM
What firmware do I have loaded on my Phaser?
The Empress Phaser has a microcontroller in it that has firmware loaded on it. Occasionally we'll make small changes to the firmware. To find out w...
Thu, 7 Aug, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Does the Phaser have presets?
No unfortunately. If you just gotta have presets, there is a way. 5 of the parameters on the Phaser (speed/ratio/sensitivity, width/release, waveform/automo...
Tue, 19 Aug, 2014 at 3:17 PM
What controls are available in the direct expression control submode?
The Empress Phaser's phase is usually controlled by an LFO. In submode 8, an expression pedal can be used to control the phase instead. This means you a...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015 at 10:50 AM
Phaser Manual
Looking for the Phaser manual?  Here it is!  (download below)
Thu, 3 Oct, 2019 at 2:58 PM
Uni-Vibe sound?
With my setup this is what sounded the closest to a true Uni-Vibe unit. Of course, every rig will sound slightly different so it's worth experimenting ...
Wed, 5 Oct, 2022 at 7:07 PM