Plug in a mic to track vocals or acoustic instruments. I have had my eleven rack for 3 months now and it is time to tell you how i feel about it. Sub dub is based on a rack of stuff, some of which i still have, some not. Only issues to worry about is the output level of the pod, the gainlevel in the amp models are not issues, dont worry about starting them high. Second hand line 6 pod xt pro rack andertons music co. What it is good for is recording, and also reamping a did bass signal. Hd pro also has the integrated fbv foot switch and line 6 link, which is amazing if you use a variax, dt amp or stagesource monitoring system. The pod hd pro x offers connectivity for just about any situation. I dug this out of my closet and fired it up to see what it sounds like.
Its totally free, so trade and download to your hearts content. The pod pro has significantly more models and choices than the regular pod and conveniently slips into my quik lok rack system. The rear panel hosts midi, usb, and xlr mic jacks, as well as an effect loop with lineinstrumentlevel switch, a variax input, and other ins and outs. But i havent overlooked the treasures this holds as a live guitar tool too. Check out the new backtrack series of portable recorders coming soon from line 6. Ive bought a bass pod pro and quickly realised some limitations at least for what i wanted to do with it. Eleven rack audio interface and guitar preamp without protools. Pod xt vs x3 vs hd i heard the hd model is an entire remake and can be almost compared against the axe fx. I dont know, ive been tweaking it a lot, trying to find great sounds, but it just feels like a cheap eqd sound. You think you wont go stereo now but you will eventually. However, whats it like with hi gain metal shredding. How to get free patches and loops at boss tone central.
Ive seen the youtube videos, sounds great with djent styled playing. This is not the first time i have gotten my hands on the eleven rack. By connecting to boss tone central btc, users have immediate access to an entire portfolio of professionally crafted content including multieffects patches designed to replicate guitar tones from wellknown songs. The line 6 pod hd pro x rackmount guitar effects processor is the ultimate tone shaping tool for guitarists who demand the best. Line 6 podxt pro driver download software manual installation guide zip line 6 podxt pro driver download software drivercategory list one of the most difficult jobs in keeping an up graded driver database on your hard drive or laptop is trying to find each individual driver on the web. To me and my use the gsp is the better unit of the two, especially paired with a decent power amp im using a rocktron velocity 300 1u and it smokes. Mark ewing the new line 6 flextone iii is also worth a mention here, as it has a preamp system based closely on that of the podxt, though with a simplified control system, a limit of four user patches unless one of the optional line 6 foot controllers is used and some interesting new amp models not available from the podxt or podxt pro. Hes been using eleven rack since it launched, and has created some killer patches for his own projects. But switching presets and effects with their dedicated pedalboards may. Variax is the uniquely flexibile guitar from line 6. I ve never used the avid eleven rack, and i am relatively new to. Pro tools, eleven rack were excited to introduce a special guest blogger to inside out.
Pod hd pro or eleven rack rack systems live and studio. I wanted to bump this as im seriously considering getting either the bass pod pro xt and m or the x3 and a line 6 m. Sound quality the memory of the pod xt pro, there are many preset yil very well but there are others that resemblance too. Here is a list of all the available effect unitsamplifiers on the site. Line 6 pod xt pro or x3 pro with a line 6 shortboard will get you covered too. Line 6 is a musical instrument and audio equipment manufacturer.
I cant comment on the pod ive never tried it, but ive had an eleven rack and now have a gsp. Check here for answers to your technical questions. Pod hd pro x delivers incredible hd guitar tones for your rack. Today we check out and demo the pod pro by line 6 to see if it still sounds good in 2018. Pod pro manual intro rev c page 1 monday, september 11. Basic idea is to have patches for all guitar and bass processors at one place and to make it systematic, easy to use and very informative. The purpose of the rack mount pod x3 pro is that i can still use it as an effects unit with a line level effects loop on a tube amp. Line 6 podxt live ive had one of these before but it got stolen, now i have it again its really nice. One place for sharing all patches effects and processors. Hey guys im trying to get a home studio going here. Boss tone central is an online library of free, downloadable content made available for users of selected boss multi effects, synthesizers and loop stations. But other than that its basically a two channel input x3 live.
Release notes for pod x3 pro, lowdown amps, and looper station are here. I mainly play guitar so of course i want an awesome interface to work with. Eleven rack treadplate by isolation elements now under the name invase published on 201403t00. If you remember the days of moving an 18space rack with gear that always broke, hummed like a lawnmower, and cost more than your car, podxt pro.
We will try to constantly put up more effect units. Control eleven rack with a controller or volume pedal. Guitar effect patches for zoom, digitech, korg, tc. Eleven rack vs line 6 products my verdict eleven rack. The sound quality is top notch and the amp models are so believeable it even turns the head of some vintage freaks i know that turn their noses up at all the new digital equipment. Line 6 pod xt pro line 6 pod hd pro line 6 pod hd pro x. I get a great tone and i really like the pod pro but, i really like the idea of using. You can also use the pod x3 pro as a computer interface for a line 6 variax guitar, enabling you to create new guitars using the free variax workbench software. Discover three scenarios for using eleven rack live. Suche power supply fur eurorack mit flying bus tiptop audio zeus vs koma strom. Avid eleven rack vs line 6 pod hd vs other ultimate guitar. One or two of my patches they are all the way up, its the actual output of the pod to watch, but that i have up pretty high too. The line 6 pod xt pro offers all the functionality of the pod xt, in a rack mounted solution, with a few extra pro features thrown in for good measure.
With an extensive collection of renowned hd amps and over 100 studio and stomp effects, the pod hd pro x allows you to recreate classic tones or go somewhere new. While i was in the market for these two units, i couldnt find many video comparisons of them if any at all. Here youll find files that you can download up to your pod x3, podxt, pod 2. But with the pod xt, its just fizz land when you go to eleven. It is a fairly good modeler although i dont know what half of the amps should sound like anyway the effects have very limited amounts of user control. Hi friends, i want to inform you about new site for sharing patches. My first foray with it was back when it existed only as a plugin for guitar amp modelling within pro tools, but since then i have been able to use one a number of times as a recording tool for quality guitar tones. Line 6 podxt pro driver download software found 21. Buy eleven rack audio interface and guitar preamp without protools. It is also the first model that can be upgraded with different model packs. New monkey, new flash memory, new firmware, new gearbox, new workbench read. Try out nine unique eleven rack patches from david torn.
We first looked at the eleven rack back in 2009, but there have been changes since then to warrant us taking another peek, notably the introduction of an expansion pack. The pod hd pro has a lot more versatility and capability with more amp models, effects, amp and cabinet parameters and hardware io than eleven rack. Line 6 bass pod xt pro discussion in ask justin meldaljohnsen started by boglej2, mar 19, 2008. The pod hd 500x does pretty much everything and more that the eleven rack does. Use it as an audio interface for the studio, stage and anywhere in between. A site for guitar players who own the avid eleven rack guitar effects device to exchange rig presets and discuss ideas. The thing is once you have one input you will want two. Eleven rack users group and preset exchange for the avid.
Ive been able to get some decent clean tones, and some crunchy tones after. If you do run pro tools i dont its an 8 input pro tools interface. Imo nothing from line6 is close to the eleven rack except maybe the tube. The one thing i dont like about this multi effects is it has alot of spacelike star trek noises that i will probably never use. Pt le is basically a waste, or mpowered would be a waste and id have one for sale and a license tranfer to someones ilok to deal with. Ive used line 6 products since the original red bean pod 1. Just add a line 6 fbv foot controller for complete control over your presets, parameters and more. Also, the 11r is actually an honest to goodness pro tools front end with an xlr input microphone preamp a pretty decent one at that built in. Cracking the rack code some players fear rackbased systems, with their cryptic knobs, scroll menus, and minute edit screens. The tones on here are amazing, much better than my line 6 pod x3 and on par or.
Special thanks to line 6 community members roblof, line6jean and line6miller. Hey, i got my pod xt live today and its awsome man, but im really bad with putting tones together etc. Main difference between this and similar sites is that it is made for all processors and. I think the tweakability of the xt bamboozles some not everyone. Digidesign eleven rack preset sounds a1 to h4 pt1 of 3 duration. Customtone is a place for you to trade line 6 presets, and connect with other line 6 users. Get info on all the modeled amps that pod, pod pro and flextone ii offer. Their product lines include electric and acoustic guitars, basses, guitar and bass amplifiers, effects units, usb audio interfaces and guitarbass wireless systems. Pod xt with metal model pack hi gain tones pod x3 pod hd. Avid eleven rack comparison of amp, cabinet, and fx models duration. Both work with pro tools, as well as every other daw. Our vetta ii amplifier includes a digital connection for the variax that lets you store settings for both your amp and your guitar in the vetta ii so that when you call up a vetta channel memory your amp and guitar can change sounds together. Record your hd tones directly into any daw via usb. So far the best options appear to be the line 6 pod hd pro rack and the avid eleven rack.1222 1464 868 84 604 1412 29 253 661 1267 1354 471 746 483 1349 145 270 436 965 2 414 141 1076 709 1132 523 1205 484 157 88 1260 464 1129 1245 279 672 89 826 225 353 122 487 224