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Tuesday

Keeley's New Compressor Limiting Amp Pedal


Keeley Electronics GC-2 Compressor Limiting Amplifier Effect Pedal
 November 18, 2014

Press Release from Robert Keeley, King of the Modded/Boutique Pedal world. Well, one of 'em...

"Keeley Electronics GC-2 Compressor Limiting Amplifier Effect Pedal

Studio Compressor – Unparalleled Performance

November 17th, 2014 -- Edmond, OK -- Keeley Electronics today announced it is shipping their new compression effect pedal. The 100% hand-built GC-2 Limiting Amplifier is a unique and modern circuit that delivers studio quality compression for guitar players in stomp box format.

With controls for Compression, Threshold, Gain, and Threshold indicator the GC-2 gives players simple and effect tools to accomplish high quality compression. Using dbx inspired circuitry we crafted a compressor that has exceed our expectations. The GC-2 features ultra low noise and incredible transparency. It also gives players a huge range of compression from 1:1 to 1:Infinity Compression, and up to 30dB boost. The new GC-2 is designed to work with active pre-amps as well so acoustic guitar players will delight in having a compressor/limiter that finally has the ability to meet their difficult demands. The new GC-2 Compressor and Limiting Amplifier can easily be used as a hard-line limiter so your recordings will never be damaged by high levels.
Demo by Pete Thorn

"Using a feed forward design, advanced Blackmer Gain Cell VCAs and True-RMS detection coupled with ultra low noise op-amps we feel we have created a top-flight studio grade compressor for acoustic and electric guitars", said Robert Keeley, founder and chief engineer of Keeley Electronics. "I started using the THAT Corp. products back in 2007 and instantly fell in love with their transparent and ultra-precise chips. We actually sent one of our new compressors to THAT Corp for evaluation and they ran it through the paces saying it was a fantastic compressor and fun to play!"

Like all of Keeley Electronics’ designs, the GC-2 is hand-built in the USA using the finest components and construction techniques. It is housed in a beautifully powder-coated and rugged enclosure, includes true bypass switching, and features a 2-year limited lifetime warranty with world-class Keeley customer support.

The Keeley Electronics GC-2 Limiting Amplifier goes is on sale today Monday November 17th, 2014 for $199. Visit www.rkfx.com for more information about the full lineup of award-winning Keeley Electronics effects."









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Thursday

T-Rex Quint Machine Octave Pedal


Nov. 13, 2014
T-Rex let us know about their newest "Quint Machine" octave pedal.

As you'll see in the above image and video, the Quint offers expanded parameters in a compact size. I've always been impressed with T-Rex quality and performance. If you're shopping octave pedals, be sure to check this one out.

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Friday

Fender '98 Deluxe Player Trans Sapphire Blue - Friday Strat # 355

Fender Deluxe Player MIM Trans-Sapphire on Ash Body
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November 7, 2014

Here's an eye catching yet affordable MIM config currently listed by Metro Sound & Music of Richmond, VA.

An ash body finished in Trans-Blue Sapphire sports gold hardware, tortoise pickguard, white knobs/PU covers and a rosewood fb. Pretty striking if we do say so!

Features are a mix of modern & vintage style (mostly modern) with 6 screw bridge, Vintage Noiseless pickups, 12" radius modern "C" neck and upgraded tuners. Note/Details: FYI, the trem bar is missing and case not included. Seller carries new and used cases...

Otherwise, excellent condition with decent pics in the listing page. Metro has good seller ratings. Check them out at the above link.


 


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