#1
hey i was on a site that said jimi hendrix used a octaver pedal. i was just wondering what this is and what it sounds like or anything else that could be helpful.

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#2
Octave pedals usually make the notes you're playing one or more octaves lower or higher, but still playing the note you've played.
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#3
I think Hendrix used one called an Octavia, which creates another note an octave higher than the one you're playing, so that you hear both; check out the Purple Haze solo for an example of this sound.
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#5
the one he used had fuzz to.
And to hear an octave pedal listin to Blue orchid by the white stripes.
Last edited by pinkhaze29 at Jul 31, 2006,