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EHX unveils Tortion Jfet Overdrive/Preamp

Hailed by company founder and president, Mike Matthews, as “our flagship overdrive/distortion,” the new EHX TORTION covers tremendous tonal real estate and provides the player with maximum versatility. Described as “a database of great tone,” the EHX TORTION’s full complement of features and controls make dialing in the right guitar sound intuitive — whatever the era — from vintage to modern.

EHX TORTION features and specifications:

* JFET Overdrive for tube-like response and tone
* Boost switch with independent Volume and Gain controls for two-channel flexibility
* 4-way Pre-Gain selector, plus Treble, Middle and Bass for complete sound control
* Usable as a preamp — balanced XLR output with cabinet emulation
* True Bypass for maximum signal path integrity
* 9.6DC-200 PSU included

The EHX TORTION pedal features a U.S. list price of $198.67.

EHX Tortion


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