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The Electro-Harmonix "The Silencer" is a precision noise gate for single pedals or an entire FX loop with up to -70dB of reduction. Three simple controls for Threshold, Reduction and Release let you fine tune the ceiling and the amount, and then how the gate lets go. Place The Silencer in line with your pedals or use it on your amp's effects loop for control of your entire rig.

Product Specs

  • Silencer Noise Gate / Effects Loop
  • Black
  • 2010s

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Reviews for the Electro-Harmonix The Silencer Noise Gate / Effects Loop Pedal
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  • Left me wanting

    Verified Purchase

    The EHX Silencer works as was described in the many video reviews I consulted. When the "gate" closes, the hum is gone. The problem is that when you begin to play and the gate opens, the hum is still there in the not so distant background. The silencer helps but doesn't totally silence the hum. I …

  • really good noise gate

    First, there's either good or terrible noise gates in my opinion. This one does exactly what its supposed to do, nothing outstanding but nothing problematic. I like its features, and i'm sure i could do more if i dug into it, but I've used it as a "set-and-forget". I "cross-wired" (plugged) into it,…

  • EHX The Silencer

    Verified Purchase

    It gets the job done. Love the effect send/return.

  • Great!!!

    Verified Purchase

    Cool!! Very good pedal. It is exactly what I was looking for. Genial!! Muy buen pedal. Es justamente lo que buscaba.

  • good pedal

    Verified Purchase

    as the other reviews say this pedal needs some tweaking to get a good sound. There are useable settings to be had and it doesn't interfere with your tone very much at all