LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb | GAMECHANGER AUDIO

Let there be LIGHT!

Latvia's premier pedal designer, Gamechanger Audio, unveils a bright new idea: the LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb pedal, the first analog optical spring reverb to incorporate infra-red optical sensors.

Pointed at different areas of the three center-mounted springs, these sensors detect even the smallest movements, many of which are too subtle to affect most mechanical reverbs. The pedal then uses these microscopic vibrations to produce frequencies, overtones, and textures other reverb pedals can't.

Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb pedal
Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb pedal

But Gamechanger takes it a step further. They've designed LIGHT to use this same sensitivity to guide six unique effects not typically available in spring reverbs: feedback, tremolo, sweep (modulation), reflect (delay), optics (frequency and texture calibration), and harmonic (added harmonics and octave tracking). The signal mix section stacks any of these effects, putting them into conversation with one another, or allows the user to simply strike an attractive balance between LIGHT's newly developed optical signal and reverb as you know it. 

Gamechanger Audio Effects and Pedals / Reverb Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb Pedal
Gamechanger Audio Effects and Pedals / Reverb Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb Pedal
Gamechanger Audio Effects and Pedals / Reverb Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb Pedal

Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb Pedal

$349.00
Light pedal is the world’s first analog optical spring reverb system that uses infra-red optical sensors to harvest the full timbral and harmonic range of a spring reverb tank.

It takes a lot of energy to transfer an audio signal across the length of a vibrating spring. By the time the source audio signal reaches the spring tank’s output transducer, most of its nuanced harmonic content will be lost converted into mechanical energy.

This is why spring reverbs have such a particular sound, since what you end up hearing is largely the spring’s own resonant frequencies. The light pedal uses extremely sensitive optical pairs, placed at specific regions of the spring to detect very nuanced movements on the spring’s surface, as sound-waves travel through it.

This method opens up a much wider range of frequencies, harmonics, overtones and textures that are otherwise lost in the mechanical reverberation process. Using optical sensors also opens doors to some new effects types, such as optical reverb tremolo, optical reverb modulation and optical harmonic shimmer.

The result is a wide variety of analog reverb sounds ranging from classic to experimental to pure magic.
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Much like a light wave itself, the potential is infinite. The only limitations are those you choose to place on it.
Are you ready to see the light? Preorder your Gamechanger Audio LIGHT Analog Optical Spring Reverb pedal today.

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The ‘68 Customs have become an extremely popular amp series for guitarists who love classic Fender sounds along with toneful modifications that resonate with today’s players.

The ‘68 Custom Pro Reverb takes its cues from the original 40-watt model, improving its portability and tonal flexibility by reducing the cabinet size and weight, moving to a single-channel format and single 12” speaker, and adding a middle tone control. This refined and upgraded amp is the perfect size and volume for almost any gig, and may be the ultimate pedal-friendly platform.

Amplifier Type: Tube
Control Knobs: Vintage-Style Skirted Black Plastic
Inputs: Two - (1/4", Input 2 operates at -6dB)
Cabinet Material: 7-ply 3/4" Meranti plywood
Handle: Molded Plastic Strap with Nickel-Plated Caps
Speakers: One - 12" Celestion NEO Creamback
Total Impedance: 8 ohms
Power Tubes: 2 x 6L6
Preamp Tubes: 3 x 12AX7, 2 x 12AT7
Dimensions: 13.10x22.70x27.50 IN
Weight: 44.60 LB
Footswitch: 2-Button Vintage Style (Reverb On/Off, Vibrato On/Off)
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Fender Vintage Modified '68 Custom Vibro Champ Reverb Silverface

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The ’68 Customs have become an extremely popular amp series for guitarists who love classic Fender sounds along with toneful modifications that resonate with today’s players. 

At just 5 watts, the original Vibro Champ was famous for classic Fender tremolo, tube sparkle and killer grind at a reasonable level. The ’68 Custom Vibro Champ Reverb improves on this classic amp by adding hall-emulating DSP reverb and using a larger 10” speaker for increased low end. These additions make this little wonder perfect for rehearsal, home recording and even small gigs.

Color: Black
Amplifier Type: Tube
Control Knobs: Vintage-Style Skirted Black Plastic
Inputs: Two - (1/4", Input 2 operates at -6dB)
Cabinet Material: 7-Ply 5/8" Birch Plywood
Handle: Molded Plastic Strap with Nickel-Plated Caps
Speakers: One - 10" Celestion TEN 30
Total Impedance: 3.2 ohms
Power Tubes: 1 x 6V6
Preamp Tubes: 2 x 12AX7
Dimensions: 12.50x19.50x20.50 IN
Weight: 26.40 LB
Footswitch: Optional 2-Button Footswitch

Featured Gamechanger Audio Videos

Making of the LIGHT PEDAL - Interview with Engineer Teodors Kerimovs - Gamechanger | Audio

The LIGHT Pedal is the world's first Optical Spring Reverb System - based on Teo's original, groundbreaking concept of using optical pick-ups in order to harvest the full spectral range of a spring reverb tank's movements...

LIGHT PEDAL - Optical Spring Reverb System by Gamechanger | Audio

| Live performance by GCA Engineer Teodors Kerimovs (author of the LIGHT Pedal concept) | The Light Pedal's extremely sensitive optical pairs are placed at specific regions of the spring to detect very nuanced movements on the Spring’s surface, as Sound-waves travel through it...

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