Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

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Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby gratefulnuge » Fri Dec 26, 2008 7:41 pm

Hey all, I play with a CB1 right now, and i love the way it sounds, but i realllly want the tiger sound. I was wondering if I'm gonna find much of a difference between the CB1 and 2?...any input would be great...thank so much and happy holidays!
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby playingdead » Sat Dec 27, 2008 10:23 am

Try Waldo's buffer ... and let us know how it compares!
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby gratefulnuge » Sat Dec 27, 2008 10:32 am

hey man..do you remember me?..we talked at killington last year..i had a wolf on the way....
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby playingdead » Sat Dec 27, 2008 10:57 am

Sure do ... let's see some pix!
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby gratefulnuge » Sat Dec 27, 2008 11:12 am

there are a bunch on the wolf guitar thread in this forum..let me know what you think..and do you love your CB2?
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby playingdead » Sat Dec 27, 2008 4:04 pm

Nice ...

I have the CB1, I believe, in both my guitars.
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby gratefulnuge » Sat Dec 27, 2008 4:09 pm

oh cool man...have a good holiday?
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby waldo041 » Sat Dec 27, 2008 4:43 pm

:P

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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby Jon S. » Fri Jan 02, 2009 8:09 am

From The Gear Page:

08-20-2008, 04:32 AM
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CB-1. They got my name next to the 2, but I use the 1. . .
http://www.caesound.com/cae_prod_new.html

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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby tigerstrat » Fri Jan 02, 2009 8:59 am

The difference? About $60! :lol:
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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby playingdead » Fri Jan 02, 2009 10:34 am

Some interesting stuff following that CAE Sound link ... eventually, you get to a Youtube video with Warren Haynes talking about his signature Les Paul.

It has the CB-2 in it, and Haynes sez, "when the buffer's on, you can lower the volume on the guitar without changing the tone." But he has a switch installed on there, to shut the buffer on or off?

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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby waldo041 » Fri Jan 02, 2009 10:57 am

kimock and i believe sless use the the same thing on there scott walker guitars. i believe scott and cutler came up with it. it has a dual ganged 25k/500k or 250k with a switch. it allows for buffered and unbuffered output(hi z & lo z output). some effects work well without a buffer like a fuzz.

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Re: Difference between the CB1 and the CB2?

Postby Jon S. » Fri Jan 02, 2009 3:08 pm

waldo041 wrote:some effects work well without a buffer like a fuzz.

Darn germanium! :lol:

Some wahs, too.
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