Theres a certain quality about some 60s and early 70s guitar tones that seem to be rather exclusive of that psychadelic era. If you hear Mick Ronson on Bowies Ziggy Stardust era (live in 'Santa Monica '72' is great), Pink Floyd at The Piper at the Gates of Dawn or British blues masterpieces by The Yardbirds, Cream, Faces, Stones and so on, those searing and cutting guitar tones sound like they could rip ones ear apart from his head! The funny thing: they dont, and they sound great! Remember when some mop-topped kids met Dylan, grass, acid and grew up to change music forever?From their rubber souls straight to the lonely hearts club, this is it. After all these years, its getting hard to hear that kind of tone again. Where is it? Well, now its here with all the power you ever wanted. The Kryptone derived from the classic first incarnation of the Vox Tonebender, a fuzz pedal heard in many classic British ensembles.Unlike many people that intend to replicate vintage pedals exactly as they were made by the original makers and documented in their schematics, our goal was to use that as the basis, hear the classic tones we really liked and then shake it until it sounded like we always wanted it to be. Also unlike many people that go into this kind of adventure, we had plenty of real vintage references to fuel the process, including two original superb sounding Vox Tonebenders, and many other relatives. Our main objective here was to get that dirtier, grungier saturation, chewing your guitar notes with lots of sharp edges, and that high frequency cutting like a hot knife on butter! In that process, we also solved some old issues and made the box friendly enough to fit any 21st century pedalboard without any hassle or compromise. Even Superman would be proud!
Here at Guitar FX Direct we are committed to customer satisfaction and want you to recieve your order as quickly as possible so you can get plugged in and enjoy your new Fx Pedal.
All UK orders are dispatched using Royal Mail and will need a signature upon delivery. If you place your order before 1pm Mon-Fri and the item is in stock we will dispatch the same working day.
Our standard delivery is currently FREE to the UK and usually takes from 3-5 working days but if you need it quick, Next day delivery is only £6.99. For example if you order before 1pm on a Monday you will receive your shiny new guitar pedal on the Tuesday! Please note if an order is placed on a Friday before 1pm with Next Day Delivery as the delivery option you will receive Monday, order after 1pm and it will be sent Monday and delivered Tuesday.
Guitar FX Direct ship worldwide usually with Royal Mail International signed for, European delivery time is usually between 5-10 days. If you have any questions regarding your delivery please drop us an email.
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Goods that have been altered from their original condition in any way cannot be returned.
Goods cannot be returned as faulty where a specific defect in the product was brought to the attention of the customer at the point of sale.
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