DISC Pigtronix Philosophers Tone Compressor Pedal

  • Video 1
175.00 RRP 192.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

This product is currently not available for purchase

  • Noiseless Clean Sustain
  • Blend control for Parallel Compression
  • Smooth Diode Clipping Distortion
  • Treble EQ for Boost / Cut at 2K

DISC Pigtronix Philosophers Tone Compressor Pedal

Details
Turn Lead to Gold! - The Pigtronix Philosopher's Tone is a state-of-the-art analog compressor / sustainer, providing endless clean sustain. With variable Sustain, Blend and Treble controls, the Philosopher's Tone offers a huge range of compression sounds for the discerning musician. The Philosopher's Tone also contains a harmonic distortion for clean or dirty compression sounds and any mixture of the two. While the Philosopher's Tone rocks on its own, it is designed to play well with other dirt pedals in order to create your ultimate distortion tone that sustains forever.

Product Ref: 25719

View Full Description

Full Description

View Full Description

Pigtronix Philosopher's Tone is unlike the common compressor. This pedal has more sustain and less noise. The dynamic range, touch sensitivity, overall transparency and outright sustain of the Philosopher's Tone is un-paralleled in the crowded world of compressor pedals.

Practitioners of the mystical and ancient art of alchemy long sought an element called the Philosopher's Stone, believing that, if found, it could turn lead into gold and bestow immortality upon the man who wielded it. For such a tiny pedal to create so much sustain, this device represents a musical equivalent to this mythical substance in the world of guitar pedals.

Features/Specifications:

  • Noiseless Clean Sustain

  • Blend control for Parallel Compression

  • Smooth Diode Clipping Distortion

  • Treble EQ for Boost / Cut at 2K

  • True Bypass

  • Circuit Design by Howard Davis

  • Sound Design by David Koltai

  • Chassis Size = 4.4" x 2.4" x 1"

  • Controls:
    • GRIT - Mixes in a layer of smooth distortion into the effect
    • SUSTAIN - Sets the threshold for the compressor. Turn it up for more intense compression and sustain
    • BLEND - Determines the mix of effected and dry signal. Keep it all the way up to explore the effect
    • TREBLE - This powerful EQ is neutral in the 12:00 position and either cuts or boosts high frequencies
    • VOLUME - Sets the overall output level of the device when engaged. Turn it up for a BOOST

Your order may be delivered with a plug adapter
If any electrical items in your order are supplied with a United Kingdom plug connection, a suitable plug conversion adapter will be included free of charge.