Flanger Effect Basics

A fully detailed journey into what a Flanger effect is, how to use it and when to use it.


Possibly one of the most underrated of all studio effects the Flanger is a very versatile effect offering huge sound design scope. Let me run through this effect for you.

Topics covered in this video are:

  • What is a Flanger
  • What are the Features and to you use them
  • Modulated and Delayed Signals
  • What is a Modulator
  • Low Frequency Oscillator
  • What is Comb Filtering
  • Resonance and Modulation
  • What are Peaks and Troughs
  • Positive and Negative Polarity
  • Phase
  • Feedback
  • Tips and Tricks