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  1. G

    FM3 volume setup

    I am using the FM 3 guide to try and setup a global volume on my FM3. Manual says go to setup/midi remote, step 2 is “ then navigate to input 1,2 or output 1,2.” That is not a choice in the window. Scrolling down gets me to ext control 1,2,3 etc which gets me nowhere. Any ideas? Maybe the...
  2. A

    Bought an FM3 and compared it to my Axe-Fx 3; huge difference

    Hi Everybody, Like the title says I recently bought an FM3 for the portability and to use as an effects processor with my bass rig and I was shocked at the quality of the presets out of the box and after only a day tinkering was getting some monstrous guitar tones. Awhile back I had posted here...
  3. ak301

    FS For Sale Mono Kontroller bag for FM3 and FC6

    I have a mint Mono Kontroller bag I'm selling. Bought new as a clearance item from a shop last year but totally unused. It's been in a cupboard since being bought and still even has the plastic tray inside. I'm in Great Britain but happy to ship anywhere on the planet, at buyers expense...
  4. PlanetGuitar

    Wish Klon model needed!

    I require a Fractal Klon clone model for my FM3!!!!!!! I cannot afford $2500 for one, so hook a brutha up, y'all!

    IMPRO - FM3 (Bogner Fish Brown) - Luke II - Elevated Jam Tracks - Seductive Bluesy Funk in Bm 😉🎸

    🇺🇸 Impro with the great Luke II from 2002 on "Seductive Bluesy Funk in Bm” from Elevated Jam Tracks (Tasty Funk, Blues & Funk Collection, Vol. 2) with the Bogner Fish preamp (Brown channel) of the FM3. 😉🎸 🇫🇷 Impro avec la belle Luke II 2002 sur “Seductive Bluesy Funk in Bm” de chez Elevated...
  6. MisterScary

    Bug? FM3/FM3Edit failing to delete multiple marked presets

    I've been "cleaning up" some unwanted factory presets. I audition about 10 at a time and keep the ones I like. When Managing Presets in FM3 Edit, I'll select numerous (6-10) at a time and mark them for deletion. When saving my changes, the FM3 will delete a few - sometimes more, then open...
  7. M

    Connect iPad and MIDI controller?

    When I had my AX8, I used an iPad (connected via a Yamaha UD-BT01), running Setlistmaker to control presets on the AX8 as well as Fracpad to tweak the settings. Now I have my FM3 and it seems I'll need to use the MIDI input to do the same thing. That would be fine, I could buy a Yamaha MD-BT01...
  8. S

    Not a Bug FW 3.02 bug: Modifiers?

    Hello everybody! Ever since i downloaded 3.02 i cannot control the modifiers from the FM3-edit (VERSION 1.03.02). I right-click as usual on the yellow dot and i get the modifiers menu box but its all greyed out an i cannot do anything/change anything there. I tried to do the same thing through...

    IMPRO - FM3 (Marshall Super Lead Plexi 59) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks 😉

    🇺🇸 Impro with the gorgeous Luke III 2020 HH on "Funky Groove in Em” from Elevated Jam Tracks (Tasty Funk, Blues & Funk Collection, Vol. 2) with the Marshall Super Lead Plexi 1959 of the FM3. 😊🎸 🇫🇷 Impro avec la fantastique Luke III 2020 HH sur “Funky Groove in Em” de chez Elevated Jam Tracks...
  10. Les Paul Rider

    is it possible to control the Axe 3 from an FM3 as a foot controller?

    I own an Axe 3, I didn't buy a foot controller yet, I did some presets that they reach the cpu's limits (red zone), and I was wondering if it's possible to use an FM3 in series in front of my Axe 3, and use it as a foot controller also, because there is not to much difference in price from...

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #14 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Les Pages Performances ! 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #14 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Les Pages Performances ! Utilisez les 5 boutons pour contrôler 20 paramètres dans l’Axe-Fx III et le FM3. 👍
  12. B

    Grand Fusion (recordings with FM3)

    I'm working on a number of recordings, and I love the tone I'm using in the composition Emotions in Motion (a Diezel amp with Cali cab). As I compose more, I'll be posting them here (other gear also listed below): I've done a bunch of stuff over the years, but just started putting some new...
  13. F

    FM3 routing question

    Hi Everyone, my first post here. I’m contemplating getting an Fm3. I had a question though regarding routing. Is it possible to route a stereo signal with one side going into an FRFR can (fm3 cab enabled) and the other side going into a poweramp and cab (fm3 cab and power amp disabled)? Also is...
  14. Burgs

    RIG 102 - Free preset and video demo

    Written in FW: 3.02 for this weekend's gig. Multi-amp, 8 Scenes, drives, delays... My usual offering. I've also ported it to current FW (16b5) for Axe-FXIII. Links below. Preset for FM3: https://axechange.fractalaudio.com/detail.php?preset=8725 Preset for Axe-FX III...
  15. wildNcrafty


    fm 3 effects and amp choices are they the same amount of choices as axe3? excluding less blocks i know. BUT ARE THE CHOICES THE SAME AS IN AXE 3? FOR THE AMOUNT TO CHOOSE? thankyou michele v

    IMPRO - FM3 (Mesa Mark IIC+) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks - Seductive Blues Groove ☺️

    🇺🇸 Impro with the amazing Luke III 2020 HH on "Seductive Blues Groove in Bm” from Elevated Jam Tracks (Soulful Bluesy Grooves Collection, Vol. 3) with the Mesa Boogie Mark IIC+ of the FM3. Firmware 3.01. 😉🎸 🇫🇷 Impro avec la sublime Luke III 2020 HH sur “Seductive Blues Groove in Bm” de chez...
  17. VanDaven

    FM3 Input Pad Setting Question

    Hello fellow Fractal users, while I was recently mining for sounds (on 3.02 beta) it seemed to me that the Input Pad settings on my FM3 affect the signal a bit of the opposite of what is described in the manual: "Input Pad adjustments do not affect gain levels or what you hear. As you pad the...
  18. Valgua

    ZenRigs FM3 screen protector

    I ordered the ZenRigs screen protector for the FM3 as soon as I knew when I would get my device. The screen protector arrived today. So far I like it a lot. Installing it could not be easier. It relies on magnets to stick to the FM3. It seems robust, offering a good protection against falling...

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #10 - Preset 019 - Bogner Shiva 20th Anniversary 😉🎸

    🇺🇸 The gorgeous factory preset #019 “Shiver” from the FM3 (Bogner Shiva 20th Anniversary). 😉🎸 🇫🇷 Le préset d’usine sublime #019 “Shiver” du FM3 (Bogner Shiva 20th Anniversary).
  20. Valgua

    My first week

    I have just spent my first week with the FM3. Call me impressed. I feel that the FM3 agrees very well with my way of thinking. I have had a hard time understanding the complaints about an unintuitive interface. I find the FM3 much easier to use than the Hx Stomp and the results that I get are...
  21. KenRen485

    Remote Display

    I would really like to see a remote display that you could mount on your mic stand for blind guys like me!!!
  22. shawnfitz1222

    All-In-One or Do you use Effect pedals as well?

    Hi Fractal Folks, I am in investigation mode before I purchase a FM3. Do most folks consider this an "all in one" solution and use it that way or do you incorporate effect pedals as well? Two examples would be a favorite overdrive pedal (Origin Revival Drive / JHS Morning Glory) or favorite...
  23. K

    issues using FM3 into Mark V head

    hi Forum, Fractal FNG here. I just got an FM3 which I'm TRYING to use with my Mesa Mark V 35 head, but having poor results. I've troubleshooting and I have searched this forum a ton, and read everything I can find on this forum on the subject, so my apologies if this is covered somewhere...
  24. B

    Bug? FM3 foot switch buttons freeze

    Just got my FM3 today (believe firmware 3.01 came on it) and my 3rd foot switch button seems to freeze (not work or do anything) and then work sometimes the Other buttons come and go with working or not?!? I haven’t done anything but unbox and try and play - a little frustrated and disappointed...

    FM3 (Soldano) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks 06 (Blues & Funk Collection, Vol. 2) 🎸

    🇫🇷 Impro avec la belle Luke III 2020 HH sur “Seductive Blues Funk in A Minor” de chez Elevated Jam Tracks avec le Soldano SLO 100 du FM3. 🎸 🇺🇸 Impro with the beautiful Luke III 2020 HH on "Seductive Blues Funk in A Minor” from Elevated Jam Tracks with the Soldano SLO 100 of the FM3. 🎸
  26. Valgua

    Best USB cable for FM3?

    Hi! I have read a few posts of people breaking their USB B connector on the FM3. The culprit seems to be the USB cable provided by G66. As I should get my device quite soon, I would like your advice for a good reliable USB cable that will not give me problems. Thanks!
  27. darkLINK

    Closed Something like the Digitech SDrum pedal would be very useful inside Fractal Units!

    I'm about to buy one of these SDrum pedals from digitech but, wouldn't it be awesome if we could have a looper Block for this? Strumming a drum loop pattern that comes out as drum samples is such a great idea. and super useful for those with no drummer, or those unwilling to split the pay out...

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #13 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 3° PARTIE & fin 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #13 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 3° PARTIE & fin 🎸 La Simulation d’ampli dans l’Axe-Fx III et le FM3. Passage en revue des paramètres du bloc AMP. 3° partie : page INPUT EQ - page OUTPUT EQ - page DYNAMICS.

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #12 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 2° PARTIE 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #12 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 2° PARTIE La Simulation d’ampli dans l’Axe-Fx III et le FM3. Passage en revue des paramètres du bloc AMP. 2° partie : page POWER AMP - page POWER SUPPLY - page SPEAKER - page SPEAKER DRIVE.
  30. Galo

    FM3 in action. Looooove this thing. And baby I got my tone!

    Happier than ever the FM3 rocks. By the way, I used the eminence red white & blue IR.
  31. relghazi

    Use headphones and mute other outputs?

    /FM3 n00b question here: My FM3 is connected to studio monitors via the XLR OUT1 L and R outputs (and external stereo pedals via Input 2/FX Return L+R and Output 2 L). Is there a way to use headphones through the headphones output but also mute OUT1? I'm trying to do some quiet practicing...

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #11 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 1° PARTIE 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #11 - AXE-FX III & FM3 - Le bloc AMP dans le détail ! 1° PARTIE La Simulation d’ampli dans l’Axe-Fx III et le FM3. Passage en revue des paramètres du bloc AMP. 1° partie : : page AUTHENTIC - page IDEAL - page PREAMP.
  33. iamcaseydilla

    FM3 VS Quad Cortex

    Hey guys! I currently have an Axe FX III, but I am considering switching to something smaller so I can have a backpack/pedalboard style rig. I’m not sure what to do, I just want less bulk and great sound. I play prog metal. Any suggestions?
  34. Nimbas

    Checking in

    Hey guys - I've been out of the loop for a while and just wanted to get a pulse on what's going on. I was on the waitlist for an FM3 seems like a year or so ago and just got frustrated checking the site every day and moved on. Current status appears like they are shipping but still delayed...

    FM3 (Two Rock J35) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks 19 (part 3) 😊

    🇺🇸 Impro with the beautiful Luke III 2020 HH on "Soulful Seductive Groove in A Minor” from Elevated Jam Tracks with the Two Rock Jet 35 of the FM3. 🎸😉 🇫🇷 Impro avec la belle Luke III 2020 HH sur “Soulful Seductive Groove in A Minor” de chez Elevated Jam Tracks avec le Two Rock Jet 35 du FM3. 🎸😉
  36. Burgs

    Occasional blanking FC-6 scribble strips - FM3/FC-6 OMG9

    Running 3.01 and 1.11. I haven't noticed a specific cause but I'm getting occasional blanking of FC-6 scribble strips. The buttons and LEDS seem unaffected when this happens - right colours displayed and assignments still work. But the strips go blank every now and then. A reboot fixes them again.
  37. Gandhi Schlote


    PLEASE give us a pedal edit view feature when you are performing. It would be able to tap an effect that you had programmed on the board and see it's parameters pop up instantly to bend down and adjust. This would be useful when we go to the effects section on the FM3 and tap on an effect. It...
  38. Burgs

    Stage rig #100... Another one. Video and preset d/l

    The 2021 gig season begins this week for me. Here's my FM3 stage-rig-in-progress rundown and download link for anyone interested in mucking about with it. Preset: https://axechange.fractalaudio.com/detail.php?preset=8527
  39. Z

    Original Recording using FM3 and custom "Shiva Diva" Preset

    Just received my FM3 last Wednesday. Made a custom preset based on the Bogner Shiva and SLO-100 then recording an original song with it. All sounds from custom preset. Check it out!
  40. mtripp

    Blue Oyster Cult - Burnin' For You

    This preset was made using a AVRI 57 Strat with stock everything. It uses 3 Scenes, so no need to tap-dance! First scene uses a few pitch controllers to set the Harmony scale, as well as the Flanger. Any notes below the C note of that scale will bypass both the Pitch and Flanger blocks, and...
  41. VanDaven

    FM3 S/PDiF routing / signal flow

    I just received my FM3 and I am blown away by what it offers (even though I own the AXE-FX III). At the moment, it is connected to a Lynx HiLo via S/PDiF, examining an issue with a pretty low input level led to the following findings: • The FM3 S/PDiF output is dependent on the levels set on...

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #9 - Presets 287 & 315 😊🎸

    🇺🇸 The beautiful factory presets #315 "A Kind of Dream" and #287 "Yngwie" from the FM3. A Luke II transformed into a guitar "synth" and a Luke III in a 50w Marshall Plexi via a Fulltone Full-Drive, that's all ! 🎸😊 🇫🇷 Les présets d’usine magnifiques #315 “A Kind of Dream” et #287 “Yngwie” du...
  43. L

    Bug? FM3 crackle, pop, noise direct to DAW

    Just got my FM3. Firmware Version 3.01 Build 12/21/20 I'm plugged in to my UR242 with xlr-to-xlr cables. I'm using Cubase Elements. My audio out is to stereo yamaha hs8. I'm getting intermittent crackling, popping noise. I tried changing guitars but still the same. Check for clipping and...
  44. C

    2nd song in 14yrs....FM3 Princeton only

    Hey everyone... So here's my 2nd songwriting attempt. This one is called Tease. It's a bit less emotional than the 1st song, but still turned into a fun rock tune. I am by no means a lead guitar guy...so go easy on the solo. :p. I might also add a bit of bgv on the chorus. Let me know what...

    FM3 (Friedman BE C45) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks 47 😉

    🇫🇷 Impro avec la belle Luke III 2020 HH sur “Mellow Soulful Groove in E” de chez Elevated Jam Tracks avec le Friedman BE C45 du FM3. 🎸😉 🇺🇸 Impro with the beautiful Luke III 2020 HH on "Mellow Soulful Groove in E” from Elevated Jam Tracks with the Friedman BE C45 of the FM3. 🎸😉
  46. A

    My first patch

    This is my first patch available on AxeChange : AA - MM - Base you could find on Axe Change ... preset=8483 Any comments are welcome. Good rock to you!!!
  47. W

    White Noise XLR

    Hi all! I'm new to this forum and have been enjoying the FM3. Just wondering if anyone else has experienced white noise/sound interference when hooking up the FM3 via XLR to an audio interface? I'm on the updated firmware 3.0 and running into a UA Apollo Twin. Cheers!
  48. J

    Preset list view in the MasterLayout

    Hi I'm coming from the AX8, I sold it and buy the FM3, this journey has been very difficult because FM3 is so different that the AX8 system, I think we lose the ability to see in the screen the effects block, the scenes and the effect like the AX8, the screen always show the profile name on top...
  49. A

    Block ITA

    Hi to all, I have read that is in progress translate block page in Italian. Someone have news about this? Thanks in advance.
  50. D

    Gig bag with a big pocket for FM3

    As the title suggests - what are the options? I think I looked all over internet, and the closest to what I want to get is Gator Pro-Go. I would buy it right away, but not sure if FM3 will actually fit in that pocket. Do anyone of you have this gig bag to check this out?
  51. M

    MIDI with FM3

    A total noob when it comes to MIDI, so pls bear with me. I’m contemplating to add a MIDI controller such as Morningstar MC6 to my FM3 to allow for more control without buying a FC6 (love it but quite expensive). My question is: would the MIDI controller “know” in what preset you are on the FM3...
  52. danchez

    Not able to transfer presets to FM3 via Fractal-Bot

    I keep getting an error message when I try to send a downloaded patch via FractalBot to my FM3. I actually haven't been able to transfer any patches whatsoever since I got my FM3 with v1.06. The message says it's not able to communicate with the device. I have the latest version of FractalBot...

    FM3 (Bogner Uberschall) - Luke III 2020 HH - Elevated Jam Tracks 36 😉

    🇺🇸 Jam with the beautiful Luke III 2020 HH on "Soulful Blues Groove in D Minor” from Elevated Jam Tracks with the Bogner Uberschall of the FM3. 😉 🇫🇷 Impro avec la belle Luke III 2020 HH sur “Soulful Blues Groove in D Minor” de chez Elevated Jam Tracks avec le Bogner Uberschall du FM3.

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #10 - Axe-Fx III & FM3 - Simulation de baffle ? Le bloc CAB en détail ! 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #10 - Axe-Fx III & FM3 - Simulation de baffle ? Le bloc CAB en détail ! 🎸 Simulation de baffle dans l’Axe-Fx III et le FM3. Passage en revue du bloc CAB. Réglages de base - Qu’est-ce qu’une Réponse Impulsionnelle (IR) - Charger une IR - Page du Préampli - Aligner 2 IR en...
  55. M

    [solved] Per-preset lay-out

    Have had my FM3 for a week now, coming from AX8. On the AX8 I had a preset set up specifically for each song (pretty much), with specific effects / scenes / XY switching / control switches etc. assigned to particular footswtiches. Moving to the FM3, I decided to try and bring it down to ca. 5...
  56. T

    FS For Sale: FM3

    I've had my FM3 for a couple weeks now and even though it sounds amazing, I feel like it's a little too much for what my current needs are so I'm thinking about parting with it. I don't have the original packaging anymore but I'm sure I can work out what you'd be comfortable with (box with...
  57. M.M.

    "Match" of a Jet City JCA22h (Soldano-ish)

    Did a blind test video for fun, got pretty close without much tweaking. Hope you enjoy it!
  58. M.M.

    FM3 and real amp blind test

    I started messing around with my amps and the FM3, and did a blind test just for fun. I'm also gonna do one with my Marshall Bluesbreaker combo. Used the same cabinet IR for both amps, with the real amp loaded down with a Suhr Reactive Load. Changed some "components" on the Fractal Soldano...
  59. Greg Ferguson

    Fixed FM3-Edit failing to reconnect after computer sleeps

    I'm on an iMac Pro running Big Sur 11.0.1, FM-3 Edit 1.02.00, and FW 2.00 - beta 1, and an FC-6. When the iMac voluntarily sleeps for an hour or more (maybe less even), FM-3 Edit is no longer communicating with the FM-3. The interface is alive, but it won't tell the FM-3 to do anything like...
  60. Steven Fernandez

    XLR Switch box for FM3?

    I have two monitors connected to my FM3 XLR's outputs. I also have an FRFR that I like to connect when reheasing. So, the monitors I connect when recording and the FRFR for everything else. I need a XLR switching box where I can have it all connected it all and just switch from one to the other...
  61. J

    FM3 4CM with modelers?

    Hi guys I just received my FM3 and I sold my AX8 but now I have a problem, I use my Mesa TC50 with the AX8 via 4CM and I was able to changes my TC50 Channels and also add two news pre amps to my mesa TC50 from the AX8 using X and Y, in order to do this I have the fxloop block parallel to the...
  62. Steven Fernandez

    FM3 Simulating a Classical Guitar sound (Nylon Strings) possible?

    For a long time now I've been trying to find a way to use my electric guitar to simulate a classical guitar sound (Nylon strings). I haven't been able to find any pedals to do that and I want to avoid having to put a midi pickup on my guitar. As the FM3 is so powerful, has anyone been able to...
  63. R

    Carrying FM3 on a plane

    I've never had the need to travel with guitar/gear before. So, what's the best way to carry the FM3 on a flight? It's an international flight - if that makes a difference. Can I just check it in, inside of a regular suitcase? Can I bring it is as carry-on possibly? I'd prefer not checking it...
  64. M

    Using a TC Elec G system for midi changes

    Hi there. I'm thinking about purchasing an FM3, but before I make the plunge I want to make sure I can use it the way I would like to. My plan is to have the FM3 in a sliding drawer in a rack (away from drunks & beer) and use my TC G system as a midi foot controller. My query is this, the G...
  65. Steven Fernandez

    Recording Bass through FM3

    I am currently doing some recording at home. I've done the Drums and guitars and what to add the bass. I want to play me bass through my FM3 as I use it as an audio interface. It's rock music, so I just need a basic bass sound with maybe a bit of compressor. Is there a preset around or any tips...


    🇺🇸 A recording with the beautiful USACG / Warmoth and his Di Marzio Transition Lukather signature pickups. For the sound, the Looper and the 3 channels of the Soldano X88R preamp of the FM3. 🇫🇷 Une prise “live” avec la belle USACG / Warmoth et ses micros Di Marzio Transition Lukather...
  67. Nogolopolis

    Expression pedal wah AND autowah from the same Wah block?

    I'm running the Austinbuddy Live 1000 presets (which sound fantastic BTW) and the wah block is set up to be controlled by the expression pedal (turns on when moves, turns off when toe=down). I'd like to set up that block so that it can ALSO be controlled by an envelope filter controller when I...
  68. L

    Urgent help! Axe-Fx 3 USB Drive failure

    I just came home just now and found that the computer driver of my fx3 showed Disconnected and it couldn't connect. I'm pretty sure that I connected the USB cable, and tried to change a cable, but the connection still fails. It is also possible to reinstall the driver, and restore the system...
  69. Alex Kolund

    FM3 Looper volume

    I'd like to increase the volume of the Looper (relative to the live signal) but all of the level knobs are maxed out at 0dB. Any ideas? Adding a boost after the Looper block seems like a waste of a block. Here's a screenshot of the chain if that helps:
  70. Burgs

    Video. Preset download. My Gig Rig for JB/'59 pickups.

    With the first gig for months coming up next week I thought it only fitting to write a new stage preset which I'm sharing with you for fun and amusement. Preset: https://axechange.fractalaudio.com/detail.php?preset=8334 Video that tells the story:
  71. Burgs

    A couple of my stage presets

    I've upped a couple of presets for you guys to try out. I'm back on stage this week, albeit only for 3 songs for the Melbourne Cup Spring Racing Carnival, but it gave me cause to put together new FM3 presets for my HSS and HH guitars. Finally, a gig! Anyway, you can test them out and tweak them...
  72. B

    Switch from Axe-Fx II XL ... is it worth it?

    Hi all - I just got off the waitlist for the fm3. I currently play my Axe Fx II XL at home through my Friedman asc-12. Mostly a blues/rock guy, some metal every now and then. Are the cleaner amps (Fender/Vox) any better on the FM3 than the Axe II with Ares 2.0? I know sound and feel is "in the...
  73. W

    Wish Tech 21 SansAmp Bass Driver DI

    I've noticed a few other wishes to add more bass models to the Axe Fx repertoire. I know we already have the Darkglass B7K, but for another flavor the Tech 21 SansAmp is a staple bass pedal. I most use my Axe for guitar but do also use it for bass and bass recording. It would be great to be able...
  74. austinbuddy

    Vendor AustinBuddy's 200+ Bass TonePack for the FM3/Axe-Fx III now available!

    Hi everyone: Time to give the bass player some love! It's out now, finally! Working with Austin-based pro bass player Scott Nelson, we used the amp block layouts ABCD and other options along with some User Cab IRs, plus new compressors, to make a revised and updated 200+ Bass TonePack...
  75. austinbuddy

    Vendor AustinBuddy's 200+ Bass TonePack for Axe-Fx III/FM3 now available!

    Hi everyone: Time to give the bass player some love! It's out now, finally! Working with Austin-based pro bass player Scott Nelson, we used the amp block layouts ABCD and other options along with some User Cab IRs, plus new compressors, to make a revised and updated version just for the...
  76. Steven Fernandez

    Voes MC-10 mk2 Midi Controller Toggle Between Scenes Possible?

    Hi all, I've got an Voes MC-10 mk2 Midi Controller and I'm playing around with it's amazing editor. I've been able to do everything I wanted but want to try one other thing I do on my FM3. For example pressing Button 1 would go to Scene 1 and pressing Button 1 again would go to Scene 2...
  77. Steven Fernandez

    Voes MC-10 mk2 Midi Controller issues Transfering changes from PC to Controller

    Hi all, I just bought myself a MC-10 Mk2 midi controller. I then went to this link https://www.voes.be/downloads.html and downloaded the MC-10 MK2 option download. I then connected the USB from the MC-10 to my computer which has windows 10. At the same time I connected a midi cable from the...

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #8 - Preset 304. 😊🎸

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #8 - Preset 304. 😊🎸 🇺🇸 The 2 stunning scenes of FM3's Factory Preset 304. 🇫🇷 Les 2 scènes sublimes du Preset d'usine 304 du FM3. Fender Twin Reverb BF vibrato channel + Chandler Tube Driver 3 knobs, that’s all !
  79. P

    Expression Pedal Set Up Problem

    hi everyone, newish FM3 user here. Loving the unit so far and just took delivery of an EV2 expression pedal to use primarily as a modifier for amp gain in individual scenes. I have set up the pedal and calibrated it however it seems that it is functioning as a volume pedal the whole time. I...
  80. Steven Fernandez

    Midi Commander Scene mode for Axe-Fx 3 Not working

    I just purchase the Midi Commander and installed the "Scene Mode For Axe Fx 3" I then turn it off and on but it's not doing any scene changes. Is there anything else I need to do to it? It's already it AxeFx Mode. I want buttons A,B,C and D to do scenes 1,2,3 and 4 The Up and Down buttons to do...
  81. Steven Fernandez

    [solved] FM3 Not recording into Logic Pro X

    I am trying for the first time to record directly from my FM3 into Logic Pro X. So I plugged my guitar into input 1 as normal. Output 1 L was plugged into my Monitor. I opened Logic, set the input to 1 + 2 Created an audio track. Set the project settings --> audio to 48kHz Armed the track and...
  82. darko89

    Not a Bug Lag when using looper being triggered by external midi controller ( MC6 )

    So basically I noticed that when I use the MC6 to trigger the looper, I always seem to be “late”. And you can hear a clear pop between the loops. At first I thought I was just doing it wrong , but then I switched to using the footswitches of the FM3 itself and voila, no timing issues or lag. Do...
  83. J

    Status LEDs

    Prototype vs production?
  84. Steven Fernandez

    FM3 External switch (Can each only have Dual Footswitch) for each?

    I bought myself a Muslady MOSKY DUAL SWITCH Dual Footswitch Foot Switch Pedal for my FM3 which contains 2 switches and I bought a TRS cable for it. I know that I can buy another one and add it to the other footswitch input but I used an expression pedal on footswitch 2. My question is: Does the...
  85. Steven Fernandez

    FM3-Edit Setup External Footswitches?

    I know that you can setup footswitches from the hardware but can this be done via FM3 Edit? Also, can switch be assign per preset or scene or is it global? Thanks Steven

    I Just Play #6 - Ibanez AS83 - FM3 : Marshall Plexi 1970 🎸

    🇺🇸 One take clip with the beautiful Ibanez AS83-STE and its Ibanez Super 58 pickups that I really like and the Marshall Plexi 1970 from the FM3 for the sound ! ! 🎶 🇫🇷 Une impro “live” avec la belle Ibanez AS83-STE et ses micros Ibanez Super 58 que je raffole et le Marshall Plexi 1970 du FM3...
  87. J

    Does FM3 sound better in live use than AX8?

    I have had AX8 about 2 years now. I joined the FM3 waitlist to have upgrade to my AX. Im playing with my ax at the moment and started to wonder is FM3 really that better, do i need it, is it really a big upgrade? Can you get the same sounds out of ax by little tweaking? I use my ax8 mainly in...

    🎸😌 "Atmospheric Guitars #11” 😌🎸

    🎸😌 "Atmospheric Guitars #11” 😌🎸 🇺🇸 A 2 guitars relaxing song with the atmospheric effects of the FM3. 🇫🇷 Un morceau de détente à 2 guitares avec les effets atmosphériques du FM3.
  89. danchez

    FM3 MkII on the Horizon?

    So the Axe FX III MkII was just released and I'm on the FM3 waitlist contemplating if I should just wait for the FM3 MkII if that's going to come out imminently within the next couple of months? I suppose I'd be hoping for more processing power in the MkII in order to have more blocks in a...
  90. S

    SOLD Fractal FM3 with Mission expression pedal - $1300 incl. shipping

    I am selling my Fractal FM3 with Mission expression pedal (so I can purchase an AxeFx3). Both are in excellent condition. Everything will be shipped in the original packaging. Price is $1300 and that includes shipping. (Shipping to continental United States only.) Payment options are Paypal or...

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #7 - Presets 110 - 119. 😊🎸

    —> 5mn avec un FM3 #7 - Presets 110 - 119. 😊🎸 🇺🇸 Review of the FM3 Factory Presets 110 - 119. 🇫🇷 Passage en revue des Presets d'usine du FM3 : 110 à 119. Cameron CCV-100, Morgan AC20 Deluxe, Dr. Z Route 66, Mesa Boogie Subway Blues, Soldano X88R Lead, Fender BF Deluxe Reverb, Marshall JCM...
  92. Doug Lewis

    SOLD AX8 Complete Rig

    Up for sale is a complete all in one Fractal Audio rig. A lot of thought went into making this cohesive so I'm going to list it as an all in one unit before splitting it up. This sale does NOT include the Shure wireless unit. It's wired with 1/4" jacks and XLR's for 2 separate stereo or mono...
  93. Timo

    Importing presets from the AX8

    HI guys! How do you import old presets from the AX8 to the FM3? Or do I have to redo them all?

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #9 - FM3 - Preset de zero et 4 sons de base ! 🎸

    🇫🇷 LES TUTOS DE NICO #9 - FM3 - Preset de zero et 4 sons de base ! 🎸 Créer un préset en partant de zéro et créer 4 sons de base en utilisant les 4 premières scènes. Placement des blocs - Les canaux - Les scènes - Réglage de Base des blocs AMP et CAB (stereo / mono) - Contrôle du volume -...
  95. thejonnyhealy

    FM3 1.06b1 USB control panel no devices connected - FM3 Edit says connected

    So I updated from 1.05 yesterday as I was getting the USB audio drop out glitch and everything was working fine. Some time today FM3 Edit crashed and now I can't get the FM3 to show up in the FM3 USB driver control panel. I reset all the presets and user settings on the device, updated windows...
  96. Cooper Carter

    Vendor The Complete FM3 Master Class with Cooper Carter - NOW STREAMING!

    The Complete FM3 Master Class with Cooper Carter I am thrilled to announce the second installment in my FAS Master Class series, available for streaming September 29, 2020. With the FM3, Fractal Audio Systems packs more power and a greater range of vintage, modern, and all-new tones into a...
  97. Roby Rocks

    Vendor Roby Rocks - Presets and IRs for FM3

    ROBY ROCKS FM3 PRESETS (updated to FW 3.02) This is the master thread for all my presets for FM3. One year ago I realized some presets for AX8 and in these last months I've re-make it also for Fractal FM3. That's a really new version (named V3.1 version), not a FracTool conversion! ...and it...

    I Just Play #5 - Ibanez AZ242F : Di Marzio Transition - FM3 : Soldano + Looper 🎸

    🇺🇸 One take clip with the sweet Ibanez AZ242F and its new Di Marzio Transition pickups and the Soldano X88R, X99 et SLO-100 models of the FM3 for the sound ! 👍👍👍 🇫🇷 Une impro “live” avec la jolie Ibanez AZ242F et ses nouveaux micros Di Marzio Transition et les modélisation Soldano X88R, X99 et...
  99. C

    1st Song in 14yrs ... FM3 Princeton/Plexi

    Hey guys...been a LOONG time, but recently got the bug to start writing again. Below is the link to Soundcloud. I'm using the FM3 Princeton for rhythm elec..and a plexi when the lead comes in. Mix isn't the best...but it gets the point across. Let me know your thoughts.
  100. PQSweden

    Song/set programming in FM3

    I have an Axe FX2 with an MFC-101 and I love that I can program every song with the presets in order and then put them in different setlists in the MFC-101. Since I tend to use a great variety of presets, this system works perfectly for me! I can’t seem to find these functions in the FM3 owners...
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