Catalinbread Echorec

Availability: In stock

$230.00
OR

Customer Reviews

Great but lacking  (By Snail)
Price
Value
Quality
I love the sound of this pedal. I have a Boss DD5, MXR Carbon, DOD 585 and the echorec makes them all sound bad......how Catlinbread could've missed major essentials is beyond me......how close do you have to be to read 3/32" lettering that is written ABOVE the controls.....add that to a dim stage. Eventually you'll know what's where, except that the 12 postion head selector has NO detents, nor does the knob pointer accurately line up with the numbers. You are resigned to set the swell to 0, strike a note and count the repeats to be sure you get what you want. What fun!......but it sounds GREAT!
....and since it's rhythmic qualities are it's unique characteristic; wouldn't a tap tempo to sync have made it the ultimate? (Posted on 10/11/13)
Just excellent! I use it extensively to replay the shadows sound!   (By Sharad)
Value
Quality
Price
Just a wonderful unit (Posted on 7/5/13)
Gilmour in a box  (By Wolf)
Value
Quality
Price
This Pedal can't do anything wrong anywhere you put it sounds good!
I LOVE IT! (Posted on 6/24/13)
Awesome dealy  (By Mark)
Value
Quality
Price
The sound of this unit is without a doubt phenomenal. It is one of those rare effects that actually contributes to musical inspirations and ideas rather than merely adding aesthetic qualities to your existing compositions. I found myself quickly falling into new musical territory even the first time I sat down with the Echorec.

I have only one big gripe: The pedal sounds much nicer with my single-coil pickups than any of my humbuckers, and the design decision to make the gain pot internal needlessly complicates getting a commensurate tone on both guitars (since the active pickups obviously would sound best with less gain.) Surely adding another front-facing know would not have been to difficult.

Otherwise, an awesome addition! (Posted on 5/14/13)
Masterpiece!  (By Brett)
Value
Quality
Price
So at first after playing for a few weeks with the Echorec, I was considering buying a new Delay, just because the Echorec didn't seem the magical to me. It seemed as if that it was very limited. But now I found the magic, and I spend hours on end on it. The real magic in the Echorec really is in the modulation, the magical vibrato leslie like sound, combined with the spacey swirly delay, gives you a whole new world of mysterious, epic, and limitless musical possibilities. I usually keep it on TB mode because the delay didn't have that sounds to my ears, on Buffered, it might not be the same for you, but this is just me. The pedal to me now, is just a fine work of art. It is so luscious and beautiful and at the same time eerie and mysterious. Now, if you just want clean delays, turn the modulation down, but for me, all the fun comes when you crank the modulation. Now the individual modes on the echorec are all unique in themselves. They each have a different rhythmic pattern, and some are more reverberated than others. Also, the delay time knob to me, is the most important part of the Echorec. With this, you have instant pitch shifting options, and can instantly create different rhythmical patterns after the different rhythmical patterns you already have. I think at first, I didn't like it because I was more overwhelmed than underwhelmed, but this is going to stay on my board until it breaks. Now the mix knob really isn't that useful to me, unless you want it 0% or 100%. Other than that, the differences really aren't huge. I usually keep the tone knob pushed all the way counter clockwise, for that more darker thick sounding delay. The program select for me usually ends up right back at 4 or 5. I keep the mix knob at noon, delay time somewhere between 1 and 3 o'clock, and the swell knob between 1 and 3 o' clock. It is really cool how chaotic this pedal can be when you crank the swell knob, of coarse I have no musical use for it that way, but it is fun to play with.
Conclusion: f*****g awesome! (Posted on 2/19/13)

Write Your Own Review for...
Catalinbread Echorec

How do you rate this product? 1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
Value
Quality
Price

Catalinbread Echorec

The Catalinbread Echorec gives you the sound of the classic, all-analog, magnetic drum echo unit put to use on such Pink Floyd epics as Echoes, Time and Interstellar Overdrive. This compact effect actually improves on the original with a much more reliable operation and new Delay Time control that gives you 40ms to a full second (versus a fixed 300ms). An internal trim pot allows you to adjust the randomness and intensity of the modulation the original Echorec is known for plus a gain adjustment for the vintage voiced buffered signal. Buffered bypass offers a trails feature and an extraordinary tone, even when the effect is off, and the internal switch allows you to choose buffered or true bypass. The 12-way Program Select control lets you select the sound of playback head 1 on its own as well as every possible 2,3 and 4 head combination. The Swell control gives you greater feedback for more repeats, while the Tone and Mix controls lets you shape the sound and the dry/effect ratio to your own preferences. The Catalinbread Echorec uses a 9v power supply, but it also can be used with an 18vDC supply for even better tone and definition.

Catalinbread Echorec Features:

    • 40ms - 1,000 msec. delay time
    • Swell, Tone, Delay Time, Mix, Program Select Controls
    • Internal Trim Pot for Modulation and Gain  
    • Trails or True Bypass
    • 4.375” (11.11 cm) x 2.375” (6 cm) x 1.875” (4.76 cm)
    • Standard 9-18vDC
warranty

Not valid on B-Stock items

Shipping Policy

ProGuitarShop.com will ship completed orders Monday-Friday. Orders placed and paid before 8:30 a.m. PST will ship that same day. All completed orders after the cutoff time will ship the following business day. ProGuitarShop.com does not ship on Saturday or Sunday.

Every shipment is packed with care by our staff, as if it were our own. When you place an order with Pro Guitar Shop your shipment will be fully insured and secure so your items will arrive to you safely as well as quickly.  

Backorders - Products that are not available to ship at the time of the order may be available for backorder.  You will be notified if an item is on backorder with the item is in your car. Once the item arrives it will ship. if your order contains both in stock and back ordered items, the entire shipment may be held. In some cases the available item will ship immediately depending on the estimated time of arrival for the backordered item. All international orders with backorders items with be held until all the items will be available for shipment. Please contact us by phone or email for your order's status. 

Domestic Shipping

All orders shipped within the United States will ship free via USPS or UPS, depending on the ordered items.

Orders shipping within the United States with USPS Priority Mail will have delivery confirmation and in some cases a signature requirement. USPS Priority ships with an estimated delivery time, but this is not a guaranteed shipping time. USPS Priority Mail Express shipping is guaranteed within 48 hours of time of pickup. An automated email with tracking will be sent once the tracking number is assigned on the day of shipment. This number may be entered at USPS.com.  

UPS Ground shipping time depends on location and is up to 5 business days. To get time estimates prior to making an order check UPS.com. All UPS shipments will have a signature requirement unless requested otherwise. An automated email with tracking will be sent once the tracking number is assigned on the day of shipment.

All shipping estimates for USPS and UPS are from the time of pickup and do not take into account order processing time. To request a shipment without a signature requirement please email or call us at (503) 670-4949.

International Shipping

At Pro Guitar Shop our international customers are very important to us. Not only do we pack our shipments securely in a box to withstand the long journey around the world, we will work with you from start to finish to ensure your shipment arrives safely and to your satisfaction. All shipments are fully insured in case of loss or damage. 

All International orders shipping with USPS Priority Mail International will ship in a box with Priority tracking, designated with a CJ number. Orders shipping internationally with USPS Priority Mail Express are shipped in a box with Express tracking, designated with an EC number. Customs processing time varies greatly depending on the country and are not included in USPS shipping time estimates. An automated email with tracking details will be sent once the order is processed on the day of shipment. 

International shipments are subject to import taxes by the destination country upon receipt. All payment for import taxes on international shipments are the sole responsibility of the buyer. Orders that come back to PGS as not claimed or refused by the customer will receive a refund for the product. Shipping will not be refunded. Please watch tracking on your shipments to be aware of customs processing and delivery. 

Contact a PGS representative for specific shipping questions by phone or email.

For more detailed shipping time estimates and information please refer to our carrier's websites.

USPS.com

UPS.com

 

All equipment sold is United States power specifications and may need additional modifications or converters in countries other than the USA or Canada.  We are not responsible for providing additional power supplies for the customer's corresponding country.

Worldwide shipping excludes the following brands: Vox, Marshall, Korg, Schecter, Orange, Tech 21, TC Electronic, BOSS/Roland, Pedaltrain, Voodoo Lab, MXR/Dunlop, Ibanez, ISP Technologies, EMG. Zvex products cannot ship to Israel.. 

Return Policy

Please click this link below to get PGS return form.

PGS Return Form (651k)

If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase you may return it for a full refund of the original purchase price. We offer a 60-day return policy on all pedals. We ask that you please return the product in the original product packaging along with all included materials (manual, warranty card, all accessories) and in the original condition that it was received. Pedals returned in undesirable condition (scratched, nicked, or modified) may be subject to a restocking fee of up to 25% of the purchase price. We must receive the product within 60 days of your order date. All guitar and amplifier purchases must be returned within 15 days of receiving the unit with all original packaging and materials. Refunds are given for merchandise returned. All shipping costs are the responsibility of the buyer and are non-refundable.

Contacting PGS prior to shipping a return is not required, however, If you have questions about the return process you can call us at 503 670 4949. No RA necessary to return a product, simply include the completed return form from the link above and we will process the return.

Please pack carefully. Do not attach a label to manufacturer’s box. Use a shipping box for packing your return. You may choose any shipping service you like to return the package to us. We strongly recommend some sort of tracking or delivery confirmation and insurance. If you want to know when the item arrives to PGS you will need to keep the tracking number, as we have a lot of shipments coming in. Lost packages happen; this will help protect you from loss.

Returns are processed twice a week, usually within 72 hours of receiving them. Refunds will be issued to the credit card or Paypal account used for purchase. An automatic email will be sent once the return is processed to notify you. Please keep in mind that credit card refunds can take up to 10 business days to post on the account once the refund has been processed.

All Used item sales are FINAL.

All B-Stock Item sales are FINAL.

 

 

Pro Guitar Shop Returns

15717 SW 74th Ave. Suite 400

Tigard, OR 97224

PGS One-year Replacement Warranty on All Pedals

Any manufacturer's defect in your pedal within one year of purchase will result in the replacement of that pedal free of charge. Please contact us for more details.Units returned defective due to user error or incorrect powering resulting in a non=functioning pedal are not covered under our replacement policy.  In this case please contact the manufacturer for repair.

60-day Return Policy on All Pedal Purchases.
Return your new pedal for any reason within 60 days towards another pedal or a full refund

15-day Return Policy on All Guitar & Amp Purchases.
Return your new Guitar or Amp for any reason within 15 days towards another purchase or a full refund

Lifetime Product Support to Original Owner for the Life of the Product

Comprehensive Quality Check and Setup on Every Guitar.
If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase you may return it for a full refund of the original purchase price. Please return the product in the original product packaging along with all included materials (manual, warranty card, all accessories) and in the original condition that it was received.

Items returned in undesirable condition (scratched, nicked, or modified) may be subject to a restocking fee of up to 25% of the purchase price. We must receive the product within 60 days of you receiving it for pedals and 15 days of receipt for guitars and amps. All guitar and amplifier purchases must be returned with all original packaging and in original condition. Please do not remove the protective plastic coverings on guitars and amplifiers (where applicable) until you know you are keeping the unit. Also, please be aware of the light finish scratches that may occur when playing a guitar from picks, fingernails, shirt buttons, and belt buckles. These are not acceptable on a return so please be careful.

Please pack carefully. Do not attach a label to manufacturer’s box. Use a shipping box for packing your return. You may choose any shipping service you like to return the package to us.

We strongly recommend some sort of tracking or delivery confirmation and insurance. Lost packages happen; this will help protect you from loss. Returns are processed twice a week, usually within 72 hours of receiving them.

Refunds will be issued to the credit card or Paypal account used for purchase. Please keep in mind that credit card refunds can take up to 10 business days to post on the account once the refund has been processed.