[LAD] [IDEA] Amp and effects modeling software for guitar

Fons Adriaensen fons at kokkinizita.net
Thu Oct 9 20:13:04 UTC 2008

On Thu, Oct 09, 2008 at 10:59:16PM +0300, almbfsek at turk.net wrote:

> Now there are 3 questions:

> Is that even possible?


> If yes, is it possible in real-time?

Maybe. But I guess the safest answer is 'no'.

> If yes, would results be satisfying (quality and accuracy
> wise)

Probably it would. 

But it's like trying to destroy a fly with a nuclear
bomb. The fly won't survive, but it's a bit over the

There's no need to exactly simulate a circuit.
What you want is to simulate the effect the circuit
has on your sound, at that can probably be done with
1/1000 or less of the effort it takes to do a full
circuit simulation. The key is to understand what
the circuit is doing.



Follie! Follie! Delirio vano e' questo!

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