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Re: It's that time again! 2005 Biennial Looper's Survey

The 4 second looping pedal is the DOD DFX94. There is no FX94, AFAIK.  
There was a DFX98 advertised, but a real life version never made it  
to the stores.
On Nov 24, 2005, at 10:19 PM, Doug Cox wrote:

> This is the same as a DOD FX94, right?
> I found that and added it to the list already.  Please help me  
> confirm - if they're different, I can list them separately, but  
> would prefer to group them together if they're the same (or very  
> close to the same).
> Thanks!
> Timothy Mungenast wrote:
>> Digitech DFX-94
>>> [Original Message]
>>> From: Doug Cox <dougcox@pdq.net>
>>> To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
>> <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
>>> Date: 11/23/2005 10:33:01 PM
>>> Subject: It's that time again!  2005 Biennial Looper's Survey
>>> Hey Loopers - Happy Thanksgiving to you all.
>>> In November of 2003, we did a survey of the LD list members to  
>>> find out what devices they were using for live looping.  It was  
>>> very informal and pretty disorganized (I think I still have a  
>>> headache...), but I tallied the results into a spreadsheet and  
>>> posted a PDF version of those results in the Looper's Delight  
>>> File Library (http://www.loopers-delight.com/files/).
>>> It's now two years later, and I figured it might be time to try  
>>> it again.  This time, we won't clutter up the list (or my brain!)  
>>> with the responses, but instead I'm preparing an online survey  
>>> form to capture them.  The survey will be anonymous (unlike 2  
>>> years ago), but the form WILL use cookies to ensure that surveys  
>>> are only submitted once.  Well, once per computer - but what  
>>> would really be the point in trying to screw with this survey? :)
>>> I'll host the survey, and I give my personal assurances that the  
>>> data written/read by the cookies will only be used to block  
>>> multiple submissions.  I will NOT provide this information to  
>>> anyone else, and cannot see the contents of your cookie myself.
>>> I've started to prepare the form with the following loopers  
>>> listed (see bottom).  I'll take any suggested additions into the  
>>> list until Saturday.  At that point, I'll post the survey and  
>>> leave it open for about a month so that we get the maximum number  
>>> of respondents.
>>> You won't be able to "write in" a looper once I post the survey.   
>>> I will continue to take offline (emailed) requests for off-list  
>>> loopers after the survey starts, but I will have to add them to  
>>> the results manually at the end of the survey.  So please - take  
>>> a look at this list and ask me to add anything YOU are using as a  
>>> looper that is not represented.  Part of the fun of this survey  
>>> is to see what other unusual devices are being used.
>>> Finally - last year we had some confusion about what to include  
>>> in the inventory.  Some folks were posting gear that they used  
>>> for loop *mangling* or pre/post loop effecting.  There was also  
>>> some confusion about "samplers" vs. "live loopers".  I propose that:
>>> - we do NOT try to inventory effects devices used for per/post loop
>> effects
>>> - we do NOT try to inventory units used to playback prerecorded  
>>> loops or samples
>>> Instead, if those things are of interest to others, we can start  
>>> a new thread and post them - or perhaps I can setup another  
>>> survey in the (distant) future to capture that data.
>>> Here's the list - let me know what needs to be added:
>>> *Echoplex Digital Pro
>>> Electrix Repeater
>>> Line 6 DL-4
>>> Lexicon Jamman
>>> Digitech Jamman
>>> Kaoss Pad I or II
>>> Ableton Live
>>> Boomerang (Orig or Plus)
>>> Akai Headrush
>>> Boss RC-20 (or RC-20XL)
>>> Lexicon Vortex
>>> Line 6 Echo Pro (Rack)
>>> Zoom 2100
>>> Lexicon PCM42 or PCM70 or other
>>> Boss DD-3, 5 or 6
>>> Boss DD-20
>>> Boss GT-3, 5, 6 or 8
>>> Digitech RDS 7.6 (or similar, incl PDS series)
>>> Max MSP
>>> Native Instruments Reaktor
>>> Sonic Foundry Acid
>>> ZVEX Lofi Loop Junky
>>> Lexicon MPX G2
>>> Digitech 2120 or 2112
>>> Eventide Orville, Eclipse (or other)
>>> Roland VG8 or VG88
>>> Roland GP100 (or similar)
>>> Audiomulch
>>> Augustus Loop
>>> Mobius
>>> Electro Harmonix 16 Second Delay (new or reissue)
>>> Radial
>>> Ambiloop
>>> Maneco Looper (any type)
>>> Digitech GNX (any)
>>> TC Electronic 2290 Delay
>>> DJRND3 (or C-Loops or Peavey Grabber)
>>> KYMA
>>> TC Electronic D-Two Delay
>>> Akai Samplers (any)
>>> Roland Samplers (any)
>>> Yamaha Samplers (any)
>>> Maestro, Roland, Guyatone, etc Tape Echo machine
>>> *