Algal Bloom V2 is here!



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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby goroth » Sat Aug 27, 2016 2:06 pm

I have a standard V1. Can you set the V2 for a nice overdrive, and then flip some switches to get some crazy? Or do you need more gain dialled in for the fun to begin?
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby UglyCasanova » Sat Aug 27, 2016 3:22 pm

The filter toggle with add or subtract frequencies at least giving the impression of being more or less crazy. The choke toggle will kill your signal unless the gain and bloom knobs are dimed or close to dimed (depending on your PU output). So tweaking will still get you there faster and more effectively.
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby goroth » Sun Aug 28, 2016 1:23 am

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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby goroth » Wed Dec 07, 2016 8:36 am

oldangelmidnight wrote:Look at this little baby V2!
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That layout with the graphic is fantastic.
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Any know what the control layout on this model is? The metal flower version kinda turned up on my doorstep and I've gotta dream about jamming on it until I get home...

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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby Chankgeez » Wed Dec 07, 2016 9:56 am

goroth wrote:... The metal flower version kinda turned up on my doorstep...


Lucky! :!!!:

That one's one of the nicest lookin' ones ever. :love:
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby sonidero » Wed Dec 07, 2016 8:54 pm

Hawtness all around... I need to unbox my Huggers and get back to some Metaphysic Sound Ascension...
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby goroth » Thu Dec 08, 2016 2:29 am

sonidero wrote:Hawtness all around... I need to unbox my Huggers and get back to some Metaphysic Sound Ascension...

Yeah!!!
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby Lavinci » Tue Dec 27, 2016 9:36 pm

I just listed my Fuzz Hugger Algal Bloom V2 XS on Reverb
it is about the size of a MXR pedal.
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby Lurker13 » Wed Jul 05, 2017 4:41 pm

Mine just arrived. I've been playing it with my SG, I need to give it a go with the Strat. But so far, so awesome! :yay:
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby Lurker13 » Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:08 pm

I can't get enough of this pedal, this is now officially my favorite fuzz. HAB mode is phenomenal. The touch sensitivity is insane, and somehow it manages to cut like a laser beam and still be warm and singing. Totally :love:
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Re: Algal Bloom V2 is here!

Postby ck3 » Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:45 pm

When conducting experiments to determine if Velcro-Bot-style textures were possible, I stumbled upon a setting earlier today that produces slight lower octave doubling reminiscent of more subtle J. Rockett WTF weirdness. No Velcro Bot screeches occurred, but the Algal Bloom V2 is still produces enough useful tones to be in my top 3 fuzzes of all time.
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