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  1. Hi All We've just launched our new pedal. Designed here in the UK by a boutique pedal designer, and manufactured in China, the Pitchcraft Analogue Pedal has four controls +1 Octave Level -1 Octave Level Clean Level Clean Tone It'll be about £58 (plus a small basschat discount when it goes up) Probably £4. Here's Scott previewing it on youtube [media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOtTEvqu06g[/media] Here's how it looks (knobs and switch ring light up)
  2. Mansons Guitar Show Saturday 11th November

    [quote name='0175westwood29' timestamp='1510094793' post='3404033'] Ill be there! probs with a camera for the youtubes! [/quote] Just too late to have a go on the Octave Pedal (which only arrives a few days AFTER the show)
  3. Mansons Guitar Show Saturday 11th November

    [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]I will be flying the flag for bass players at the Mansons Guitar Show in Exeter on the 11th of November.[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Will have most of the range with me[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* CHB-1[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* CHB-2[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* Davie504 Signature EVO[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* SWB-1[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* SWB Pro[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* Volante[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]* Vantage[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]And the Fuzzster Fuzz Pedal.[/font][/color] [color=#282828][font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Hopefully see some of you there. [/font][/color]
  4. How can I increase the output on an SWB-1 (active)?

    Ok. The original SWB-1s that Scott was making had hotter pickups. We sacrificed a bit of that for better articulation. Your boost pedal sounds like it's doing the trick though.
  5. How can I increase the output on an SWB-1 (active)?

    Did you drop me a mail? Apologies if I missed it. Are the two older SWB-1s Chowny Branded ones? - Stephen
  6. SE Bass Bash 2017 - with Steve Lawson and Davey Rimmer

    Car all packed. Found all cables and plugs and basses and gadgets and am ready See you all tomorrow.
  7. Opinions please : Inlays for 2018 CHB-1 Basses

    [quote name='mark76' timestamp='1505819457' post='3374506'] It's neck and neck so far. [/quote]
  8. Hi Guys (The mods have kindly given me permission to ask here) Busy moving production of the CHB-1 basses from China to India (better quality by FAR) and need to choose fret marker inlays. I can have blocks or crowns? What would your pick be?
  9. SE Bass Bash 2017 - with Steve Lawson and Davey Rimmer

    A couple of things... Bass Guitar Magazine will be giving me some magazines to give away. So look out for those too. And... does anybody have a Tonehammer 500 they can bring? I want to check it out (as I'm using one for NAMM and I've never played with one before) - S
  10. SE Bass Bash 2017 - with Steve Lawson and Davey Rimmer

    [quote name='TrevorR' timestamp='1505256916' post='3370625'] Any chance of bringing a long scale semi model to compare... [/quote] I am out of stock of the CHB-2 but I'll try find something.
  11. SE Bass Bash 2017 - with Steve Lawson and Davey Rimmer

    [quote name='silverfoxnik' timestamp='1505203086' post='3370105'] [b]Raffle Items:[/b] 01. Gotoh FB30 bass machine heads. Never used 02. Chowny Fuzzster Pedal 03. 04. 05. 06. 07. 08. 09. 10. Please add any items you would like to donate to the Raffle here. Thanks �� [/quote]
  12. SE Bass Bash 2017 - with Steve Lawson and Davey Rimmer

    Hello all I know I'm a bit late to the party... but I will be attending too. I'll have a bunch of our basses for you to try out.[list] [*]Chowny SWB-1 [*]Chowny SWB Pro [*]Chowny CHB-1 [*]Retrovibe by Chowny EVO [*]Retrovibe by Chowny Volante [*]Fuzzster Pedal [/list] Look forward to seeing you all there!
  13. New Retrovibe Bass Model

    HELLO! I was summoned and I have appeared. So Retrovibe and Chowny are working together in an official capacity. We were already using a lot of the same production facilities and working fairly closely together. So it made sense to combine it all. This allows us to consolidate orders, shipping, manufacturing buying power and marketing, have a central UK contact for the factory etc. It's a growing enterprise and works very well for all of us. So currently we make all the Retrovibe bass designs under license - and Retrovibe work with us like a sort of in-house design team. We still have our own models. And we also have Retrovibe models released under the banner of "Retrovibe by Chowny" We have a similar arrangement with Scott Whitley to make the SWB basses under license. Working together EVO has been redesigned and greatly improved. We have a version with Davie504 (linked above) and also an upgrade to the existing one here [url="http://chownybass.com/product/evo-standard/"]http://chownybass.co...t/evo-standard/[/url] . Both of these feature the Retrovibe Stinger '77 Pre-Amp as standard. All of us (Scott Whitley, David from Retrovibe and I) will all being going to NAMM together. Which will be a laugh I hope that makes sense.
  14. Short scale semi-acoustic

    *discreet cough* [url="http://basschat.co.uk/topic/310941-fs-chowny-chb-1-purple-burst-l375/"]http://basschat.co.uk/topic/310941-fs-chowny-chb-1-purple-burst-l375/[/url]
  15. FS: Chowny CHB-1 Purple Burst £375

    For sale. This brand new Chowny CHB-1 Purple burst with a slight crack in the fretboard (cosmetic only). Plays great. Setup and ready to go. £100 off the normal price. £375.
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