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Z.Vex Fuzz Factory Handpaint

Fuzz EffectOnce frowned upon - in those times only real tube sounds were in vogue - but today totally in again: The classical distortion, which doesn't refer to tube-like sounding overdrives or distortions, but really the classic fuzz boxes of the late 60s.

Real distortion with intense complex overtones, adjustable from interesting to quite broken - the Z.Vex Fuzz Factory offers it all. For all people who really want to sound extraordinary.

  • Classic 60s fuzz sound
  • Two hand-selected germanium transistors generate extreme distortion with complex-intensively sounding overtones
  • Power adapter optionally available
  • Each pedal is hand-painted with individual design
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Overdrive No
Distortion No
Fuzz Yes
Metal No
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ZVex Fuzz Factory

03.07.2014
ZVex Fuzz Factory

Where to start with this pedal? First off the amount of tones to be extracted from this pedal is huge it can go from light to heavy fuzz and to a bunch of totally unique crazy sounds.You can make your guitar sound like a broken radio or tearing velcro and you can even coax out ringing upper octaves. It has so many sweet spots to be found but you will inevitably spend a lot of time trying to find your favourite sounds, it is very much a case of trial and error, you just have to mess around with it. It's well worth writing down settings you like because every little change makes the overall sound different, even radically so, the five controls seem to offer limitless options. The more familiar I get with the pedal the more I enjoy it. The discovery of all these little tweaks and different sounds will give hours of fun. it's also worth noting how much the altering of the volume knob on your guitar can affect the sound as well as can its position in your signal chain.
The best part of this pedal can also be the worse part, simply depending on what you prefer. If you enjoy tinkering with pedals, then this is great for that, however some may prefer a simpler more straight forward fuzz pedal with less of the drama, squeals and oscillation effects of this pedal.
The quality of this pedal is top class from tone to construction. It is a little expensive but well worth it, however it is not for everybody.
If you can try before you buy.
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