Mile End Effects Launches the JULEP

The JULEP stereo panner/phaser is based on the Ibanez FP-777 Flying Pan and offers variable waveform sculpting and independent depth controls.

The effect is affectionately named after a beloved Montreal landmark known as Gibeau Orange Julep or more recognizably “The big orange on Decarie Blvd." From syrupy, frothy vibe effects to dizzying, choppy, stutters, the Mile End Effects Julep is by concept a semblance of the infamous Ibanez FP-777 Flying Pan, but functionally and electronically, it is an expansion on the idea.

This optical stereo panning and phasing effect gives a wide variety of sounds with variable waveform sculpting, independent depth controls for both left and right channels, a vast sweep in panning rate from a slow crawl to a worried tremble, and a subtle, vintage voiced phaser that at certain depth settings will take you into rotary simulation/uni-vibe territories and viscous swirls. The Julep requires 100 mA at 9VDC with the typical 2.1mm center negative power supply connector. It is also True Bypass.


  • Variable sine wave, square wave and everything in between tremolo/panning
  • A vast sweep in tremolo/panning speed
  • Independent Left and Right depth controls for expanded versatility
  • Footswitchable vintage voiced phasing effect
  • Mono or Stereo operation
  • Sync/Separate toggle to either sync the outputs or separate them by 180 degrees (Pan/Tremolo).
  • True bypass switching, 9-volt DC power
  • Hand-made in Montréal, Québec

The JULEP can be purchased directly at for $279 CAD and ships worldwide.

An overachieving overdrive that gets way bigger than its name suggests.

Sweet balanced crunch tones. Dynamic. Sparkling, full, and clean at attenuated guitar volume. High-quality build.

Pretty expensive.


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