Two vintage fuzz circuits in one!
Twin Bender uses the same circuit of Sola Sound's legendary Tone Bender™ MKII Professional that Jimmy Page and many others made famous. The first time you engage Twin Bender you'll know why the Tone Bender circuit is the holy grail of fuzz. It's an explosion of harmonics and infinite sustain that melts into feedback.
Twin Bender has a long list of features that make it the most versatile and user friendly Tone Bender available. The MKII Pro/MKI.V switch makes it two 'Benders in one. MK1.5 mode uses one less transistor for less fuzz. The 'impede' (impedance) mini-knob allows Twin Bender to be used after a wah, buffer, wireless, etc., something that most vintage fuzzes cannot do very well. It also has a built-in voltage inverter, bias control, and relay-based true bypass switching.
Twin Bender is PLAYED BY THESE ARTISTS
Journey, member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
The Cars, The Empty Hearts, member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Best selling instrumental rock guitarist of all time.
Lead guitarist for Paul McCartney, singer-songwriter
Variable with 'IMPEDE' mini-knob
9 volts DC adapter or battery
20mA ON, 13mA OFF
Length: 4.8, Width: 2.6, Height: 2.3 inches
Relay-based true bypass
NOS (new, old stock) PNP germanium transistors fully tested for electrical specifications, noise, and tone.
axial lead metallized polyester capacitors, low-noise metal film resistors, charge pump voltage inverter, Neutrik jacks, Alpha potentiometers.