The Truth about True Bypass

by B. Andrew BartaPresidentTech 21 USA, Inc. http://www.tech21nyc.com/technotes/ Lately, everyone keeps asking if our pedals are “true bypass.” There’s been a lot of (successful) hype about it, which has led to the blind belief that true bypass is the crème de la crème. After years of researching and evaluating circuit designs, I came to the [...]

My old guitar pedalboard

My old guitar pedalboard. I bought the pedals between 2002 and 2003, almost all second-hand. I had a case made by Fantoni of Turin and I had everything assembled by a technician, Livio Tessa, who created a double bottom for housing the power cables and filters. With the double bottom, the cables can be connected [...]

La mia vecchia pedaliera per chitarra

La mia vecchia pedaliera per chitarra. Acquistai i pedali tra il 2002 e il 2003, quasi tutti di seconda mano. Mi feci fare un case da Fantoni di Torino e feci assemblare tutto da un tecnico, Livio Tessa, che creò un doppio fondo per l'alloggiamento dei cavi e dei filtri dell'alimentazione. Con il doppio fondo, [...]