Vertex Effects Steel String MKII Clean Overdrive and Boost Pedal - Ploutone

    Vertex Effects Steel String MKII Clean Overdrive and Boost Pedal

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      Rediscover the iconic "SSS" magic — Sparkle, Shaping, and Saturation — that has graced the rigs of blues legends like SRV, Eric Johnson, and John Mayer. The Vertex Steel String Clean Drive MkII captures the essence of that legendary 100-watt 6L6 blues machine that gained fame in the mid-1980s, delivering Texas sweet tea vibes and gravity-defying clarity. Now 33% slimmer and equipped with an exciting new feature, this pedal is your ticket to vintage tones in a pedalboard-friendly package.

      Vintage Tone, Modern Convenience

      The Vertex Steel String MkII Effects Pedal encapsulates the legacy of "SSS" amplifiers in a compact design. Its slim profile ensures pedalboard optimization without compromising the analog essence that makes this pedal special. With a wide range of tonal possibilities, from clean boost to roaring overdrive, the Steel String MkII is your key to vintage tonal bliss. The addition of the Jazz/Rock toggle further expands your tonal palette. Elevate your sound, pay homage to the blues legends, and experience the timeless charm of the Vertex Steel String MkII.


      • Slimmer, sleeker profile without sacrificing analog tone integrity
      • Captures the rootsy mojo of the legendary "SSS" amplifier
      • Gain settings below 1:00 provide a versatile clean boost with D-style midrange shaping
      • Filter control lets you tailor the midrange character to suit your instrument
      • Gain settings above 1:00 deliver vine-ripened drive tones with California sun warmth
      • Wide open gain produces fiery tones, ideal for classic rock and more
      • Optional 18-volt operation (adapter not included) for extended headroom
      • True bypass preserves your dry signal when the pedal is disengaged
      • Slimmer, lighter profile preserves analog tone while freeing up pedalboard space
      • Voicing toggle adds versatility with Jazz/Rock switch for thicker cleans and tighter overdrive tones
      • Elevate your tone with a wider range of SSS voicings


      • Pedal Type: Boost, Overdrive
      • Analog/Digital: Analog
      • Inputs: 1 x 1/4" (instrument)
      • Outputs: 1 x 1/4"
      • True Bypass: Yes
      • EQ: Mid-frequency Filter
      • Controls: Jazz/Rock Switch
      • Power Source: 9-18V DC power supply (sold separately)
      • Power Usage: 10mA
      • Height: 1.8"
      • Width: 2.2"
      • Depth: 4.5"


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