Build Your Own Clone manufactures DIY kits based on classic vintage effects pedals. All kits are % true bypass, and contain all necessary components. FT: BYOC Lazy Sprocket. Got one of these prebuilt, but I’ve found out I don’t really need it that much, so I’d like to see what I can get for it in. B.Y.O.C. (Build Your Own Clone) Lazy Sprocket. Clone of the iconic Boss Slow Ger volume swell pedal. Get that pedal steel/violin sound.

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Image from ac4minus3 on YouTube. Such settings require a strong signal so the effect can be triggered.

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So this is what we’ve come to expect. True 3 General Information 4 Phase Inversion: This is probably not the effect you’re looking for if you’re using this pedal.

A very very sensitive envelope setting means that the effect will be triggered immediately. Well, yes, and no.

So the irony is that the most extreme settings for the Lazy Sprocket are for the Sens and Attack to be fully counter-clockwise. Maximizing the Sens and Attack controls don’t make the effect more extreme.


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For reasons that are not obvious to us, BYOC labeled the transistors in their schematic as “T”, despite the common convention of such devices being labeled “Q”. Such settings will then also ramp up the volume gently, not immediately. No 5 Pedal Manual 6 Schematic 7 Artists. For example, let’s suppose you have a distortion pedal that you love. This page was last edited on 11 Septemberat Doing so makes the effect less extreme, and more like what your instrument would sound like without the pedal even being on.

Views Read View source View history. Many envelope filter pedals that sweep tone lazu instead of volume like the DOD Envelope Filter have controls that operate in exactly the same manner.

We believe that the best references are either this wiki page, or the build instruction manual at Buildyourownclone. An aggressive attack will then make the pedal swell the volume far more quickly – to the point of it sounding like a note that’s been struck on the instrument normally.

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The one thing that’s unusual about the Lazy Sprocket is that it operates in a fashion opposite of most pedals that you might be familiar with. As of this sprocekt, BYOC has not issued a separate manual on how to use the pedal. However, instead of using the intensity of the signal envelope to filter different frequency bands across the signal like a Wah-wah sorocket, the Lazy Sprocket uses the intensity of the signal envelope to swell volume levels.

However, this is where the Lazy Sprocket is different.

Lazy Sprocket

The Lazy Sprocket also filters your instrument’s signal envelope. Retrieved from ” http: This pedal uses an envelope filter.

In fact, this is how most pedals work: As a result of using it a lot, you’ve learned, and come to expect, that turning all the knobs clockwise as far as they will go will result in the most extreme effect from the pedal.