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We now have Effectrode Guitar Picks available to purchase in our online store, or you can get yours free when you purchase any other item from our store using the Effectrode coupon code:  3freepicks

Our new website makes it much easier for you to find the information you are looking for, all the same fascinating articles are there and with a new search facility at the top of the page it’s much…

Awhile back I wrote and article titled “Cryogenics Treatment of Tubes: An Engineer’s Perspective“. Like politics and religion it’s, ironically, one of those topics that people…

The Mercury Fuzz and the Tube-Vibe are both absolutely outstanding. Both are works of art. I am floored. Many thanks for your great work!

Sean Sutton, UK

The Mercury Tube Fuzz pedal brought an entire plethora of overtones and richness to my Handwired Fender Vibroverb Cesar Diaz – unreal. It’s not a just a boost it’s a multidimensional tone shaping tool too. My board is now 70% Effectrode. And that wasn’t intentional; they are just THAT good.

James Peace Band, USA

My name’s David, I’m from Australia and I bought a Blackbird from you guys not too long ago. The pedal’s great! Really love the authentic tube sound and responsive breakup, it’s a step beyond any other overdrive pedal on the market. Keep up the good work!

David Burns, Australia