Catalinbread SFT Ampeg-Inspired Foundational Overdrive - New Metallic Sapphire Finish for 2021!
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Catalinbread SFT Drive Pedal - New Metallic Sapphire Finish for 2021
Brand new in original factory packaging. Z String Music is an authorized seller.
Catalinbread wants you to know:
The Catalinbread SFT is an AMPEG¨ voiced foundation overdrive that bridges the "Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out (Stones) and the Desert Sound (Stoner) eras.
We've always been smitten by AMPEG¨. Early on the company was a Jazz purist company, completely overlooking (possibly looking down on) more popular genres like Country & Western and Rock that FENDER¨ and MARSHALL¨ openly embraced. From a design standpoint they took more queues from the hifi world than they did from guitarists as evidenced by their tube complements, gain stages without cathode capacitors, and implementation of the Baxandall tone controls. And they we're no slouches to innovation either, "Flip-top" combos is a great example. Not to mention there is at least one model of amplifier that had a torsion bar to adjust the tightness of the speaker baffle!