The Hummingbird is a choppy, sawtooth tremolo modeled on the vintage "Repeat Percussion" unit and similar to those found in old Valco and Vox amplifiers. It is capable of producing everything from classic "50's style" shimmering tremolo to a synthy, delay-like chop that turns your signal into a burst of short pings and on through to near ring modulation speeds. Using the toggle to switch between modes 1 (slow), 2 (mid-tempo) or 3 (fast) and adjusting the Rate and Depth controls will unlock a whole new world of amplitude modulation at your feet.
EarthQuaker Devices Hummingbird V3 Tremolo Guitar Pedal Features:
- Depth controls
- Rate controls
- Level controls
- Expression pedal compatible
- Three way mode toggle
The Rate is also expression pedal accessible to allow instant changes on the fly. Using an expression pedal opens up the possibility of true random amplitude modulation! In addition to the modulation, the Hummingbird has plenty of clean gain on-tap allowing you to either boost or cut the signal using the level control. If the Depth is turned to zero, the Hummingbird will become a JFET clean boost! The Hummingbird is all-analog, true bypass and handmade one at a time on a gilded cloud in Akron, Ohio.CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 WARNING
WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Controls amount of modulation from barely there to full signal chop at full bore.
Controls the speed of the LFO. Clockwise for faster, counterclockwise for slower.
Controls the signal input level which ultimately controls the output level. Clockwise for more, counterclockwise for less.
Three way toggle switch which selects the range of the oscillator. Mode 1 is slow, mode 2 is mid tempo and mode 3 is fast.
Use an expression pedal to adjust the rate with your foot. When an expression pedal is in use the rate control is defeated. EarthQuaker recommends the Moog EP-2 expression pedal.
9v Battery or any standard 9 volt DC power supply with a negative center 2.1mm barrel.
(L x W x H) 5 x 3 x 2