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'''Encyc''' is a free [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]] similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia. Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.
'''[[Encyc:About|Encyc]]''' is a [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]].  It is free for everyone to use.  Encyc is a kinder, gentler wiki, with a friendly community. You can get to know more [[Encyc:About|about Encyc]] by viewing a few [[Special:Random|random pages]]. A list of every page can be found [[Special:AllPages|here]]. We currently have [[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]] articles in our encyclopedia, and are celebrating our seventh year.


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[[File:MXR_M-102_Dyna_Comp.jpg|thumb|MXR M-102 Dyna Comp]]
The '''[[MXR Dyna Comp]]''' is an effects unit produced by the [[MXR]] company intended for use with [[electric guitar]]. Made since the 1970s, the MXR Dyna Comp, which adds its own coloring to the tone, has become a frequently copied and widely used guitar effect, even a standard.


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==Did you know ...==
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* ... that [[caring]] can perhaps mean being emotionally invested in something or someone and/or wanting something to turn out a certain way?
* ... that [[Sanger's Law]] states that online communities' cultures generally are established quickly and then become very resistant to change, because they are self-selecting?
* ... that [[space solar power]] is the idea that electricity can be generated by satellites orbiting the Earth using large arrays of solar cells, then beamed to earth using lasers or microwaves?
 
==About Encyc==
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Encyc was established in 2008. :)  We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support.  We couldn't have done it without you. ([[cheese|block of cheese]]).  We have two mascots.  The Encyc sloth is named [[Pancake (Encyc)|Pancake]].  The Encyc dolphin is named [[Butterfly (Encyc)|Butterfly]].
 
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Latest revision as of 09:53, 24 January 2022

Encyc is a free wiki encyclopedia similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia. Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.

From today's featured article

MXR M-102 Dyna Comp

The MXR Dyna Comp is an effects unit produced by the MXR company intended for use with electric guitar. Made since the 1970s, the MXR Dyna Comp, which adds its own coloring to the tone, has become a frequently copied and widely used guitar effect, even a standard.

Did you know ...

  • ... that caring can perhaps mean being emotionally invested in something or someone and/or wanting something to turn out a certain way?
  • ... that Sanger's Law states that online communities' cultures generally are established quickly and then become very resistant to change, because they are self-selecting?
  • ... that space solar power is the idea that electricity can be generated by satellites orbiting the Earth using large arrays of solar cells, then beamed to earth using lasers or microwaves?

About Encyc

Main article: Encyc:About

Encyc was established in 2008. :) We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support. We couldn't have done it without you. (block of cheese). We have two mascots. The Encyc sloth is named Pancake. The Encyc dolphin is named Butterfly.

Everyone is welcome to read and participate here. Please be aware that like most other wikis we make no guarantee of validity. Read our disclaimer before using this website.