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Mooer Ocean Machine

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Devin Townsend Signature dual delay reverb and looper pedal
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Mooer Ocean Machine

 

Ocean Machine


Designed and developed over two years, in collaboration with Devin Townsend, the Ocean Machine is a high fidelity professional Delay, Reverb and Looper unit which brings together the best available hardware on the market and very complex algorithms to create lush, heavenly effects. MOOER has worked very closely with Devin Townsend to meet all of his own personal requirements while also ensuring that the "Ocean Machine" is versatile and enjoyable for musicians from all walks of life.

A multitude of programmability and control options makes the ocean machine ideal for all different kinds of guitarists from bedroom beginners to industry professionals and is easy to integrate into all different kind of setups. MOOER has brought all of this together into a small, stylish and highly competitive, cost efficient package.

Main features

•    2 independent DELAYS with 15 different delay types, 0-2 seconds of delay time and optional ping pong effect
•    A high fidelity spacious REVERB with 9 different reverb types and shimmer effect
•    Programmable order of effects chain
•    Delay and Reverb freeze effect
•    Tap Tempo functionality with independent relative tempo options
•    An audio looper with 32 MB of storage memory providing a total of up to 44 seconds of recording time
•    2 standard modes of operation
•    A multitude of extra programmability options via the LCD menu
•    External switch and expression pedal inputs for more control options
•    All basic delay and reverb parameters can be adjusted via dedicated control knobs for fast and easy adjustment on the fly
•    8 banks with 3 presets on each, providing a total of 24 preset spaces
•    Midi programmable
•    Full stereo inputs and outputs
•    Adjustable Global EQ settings, input and output levels for easy integration and great results with all different kinds of instruments and setups

Mode:
The Ocean Machine has two main operation modes to allow the device to be used in different ways.

1.PLAY Mode - In this mode the Ocean machine operates like a tradition effects pedal and every basic effect parameter value is the same as that of it's corresponding control knob.

2.PATCH Mode - In this mode the Ocean machine recalls saved presets and all basic effect parameter values will be the same as the recalled preset until adjusted via their corresponding control knob.

Effect Types:

1.Reverb

 

Room: Small room Reverb with a short decay
Hall: Large spacious Reverb with a long decay
Plate: Based on a traditional mechanical plate reverb
Dist Verb: Distorted Reverb
FL-Verb: Reverb with a modulated Flanger
Filter: Reverb with a modulated envelope follower
Reverse: Backwards Reverb
Spring: Based on a vintage, large tank, spring reverb
Mod: Reverb with a modulated Chorus

2.DELAY A

 

Digital: High fidelity delay with clean repeats
Analog: Vintage BB style delay with warm degrading repeats
Tape: Based on a classic reel to reel tape echo
Echo: Based on a vintage echorec
Liquid: Digital Delay with modulated Phaser repeats
Rainbow: Special effect pitch Delay with modulation
Crystal: Special effect pitch Delay with glistening highs
Low-Bit: Delay with bit crusher
Fuzzy: Delay with Fuzz

Note: All effects marked with a have extra parameters available for adjustment. Highlight the effect block and enter it’s edit screen using the Menu control

3.DELAY B

 

Digital: High fidelity delay with clean repeats
Analog: Vintage BB style delay with warm degrading repeats
Tape: Based on a classic reel to reel tape echo
Real: Clear delay with natural sounding repeats
Dyna: Dynamic Delay
Galaxy: Delay with swelled repeats and a light modulation
Mod: Delay with modulated repeats
Tri mod: 80’s style delay with thick modulated repeats
Mod-Inv: Reverse delay with modulation

Looper:

Ocean machine comes complete with a looper with up to 44 seconds of recording time, overdubbing, independent level control and full featured half speed + reverse effects.
To access the looper simultaneously depress the DelayB + DelayA footswitches.

 

Settings Menu:

Inside this menu you will find various global settings

*Press the Setting button to enter the settings menu
*Press the Back button to exit the settings menu

*Rotate the Menu control to navigate the settings menu
*Press the Menu control to access parameter screens, enter parameters and set states

1.Wireless

*Here we can select the wireless footswitch type when we have one connected to the Ocean Machine.
*Rotate the Menu knob to select the correct footswitch and press the Back button to confirm and return to the Settings menu

2.Exp

In this page we can select which parameter is controlled by an external expression pedal and adjust the minimum threshold when the expression pedal is in heel down posit

*Rotate the Menu control to select which parameter you want the expression pedal to control.This will be a global setting and can not be changed per preset
*Press the Menu control to confirm your selectionion

At the bottom of this page is a parameter named “Min Value”. Changing this percentage will adjust the minimum threshold when the expression pedal is in the heel down position

3.Tone

The tone controls on Ocean machine’s delay and reverb effect blocks can independently be setup as high pass or as low pass filters

*Press the Menu control to select which tone control you wish to change
*Rotate the Menu control to select High pass or Low pass

Press the Back button to return to the settings menu

4.Merge

With Merge activated, trails of the delays and reverbs will blend into each other when the effect type or preset is changed

*Press the Menu control to switch Merge on/off

5.Midi Mapping

Ocean Machine contains a full contents table of it’s midi mapping so you don’t need to carry a manual with it for programming midi control


Ocean Machine operates on Midi Channel 1. It can receive midi signals but can not transmit them

*Press the Menu control to change between CC and PC tables
*Rotate the Menu control to scroll up and down these tables

6.Trail

With Trail activated the Ocean Machine operates in buffered bypass mode and the trails of delays and Reverbs will continue to finish after the effect is bypassed
With Trail deactivated the Ocean Machine operates in true bypass mode and the trails of delays and reverbs will terminate as soon as they are bypassed

*Press the Menu control to switch Trail on/off

7.IN & OUT

On this page we can adjust the global input and output levels

*Press the Menu control to change between Input level and Output level

*Rotate the Menu control to adjust the level

8.Global EQ

Ocean Machine is equipped with a Global EQ section which will affect both your dry guitar signal and the sound of the effects. This can be switched on or off

*ON/OFF: Switches the Global EQ on or off

*L.FREQ: Adjustable low frequency cut

*EQ: Cut or boost BASS, MID, and TREBLE frequencies up to +-12dB 12 O’clock is 0dB boost or cut

*H.FREQ: Adjustable high frequency cut

*Press the Menu control to select the parameter you wish to adjust
*Rotate the Menu control to adjust the parameters value