The line of Blackstar HT pedals can now be purchased at Guitar Center USA stores

Northampton, UK (April 3, 2008) --  Blackstar''s series of HT pedals are now available in the U.S.

All the pedals feature true high voltage (300V) circuitry and are packed with innovations and tone. The patent-applied-for ISF (Infinite Shape Feature) tone shaping was made to redefine the tonal expectations of guitarists. Each pedal is capable of live or in-studio environments.

HT-DUAL HT-DUAL

The HT-BOOST (Valve Boost) has a high voltage gain circuit so you won’t lose any dynamics or tone. It also has an all-valve cut and boost tone section and a high level output, which is specially designed to drive your valve amp hard.

The HT-DRIVE has dual cascaded, high voltage, triode stages which deliver gain from warm boost to screaming valve saturation. The DRIVE is fully equipped for stage or studio with speaker-emulated output, high-integrity buffered bypass and silent switching.

  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Silent switching operation
  • All-valve tone control circuit
  • Pedals or ‘hot’ valve amplifier outputs
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • $249.00
  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Silent switching operation
  • Responds like a valve amp
  • "AClass" tone control
  • Fully equipped for stage or studio
  • Speaker emulated output
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • $249.00
HT-DUAL HT-DUAL

By allowing infinite adjustment over the characteristics of the HT-DIST’s tone control network, the patent-applied-for ISF circuit allows you to design your own tone. The DIST also has the dynamic high voltage valve design and a speaker-emulated output.

The HT-DISTX is an ultra-high gain filth machine. The ISF control takes you from "Classic British" to "Modern American," and the no-compromise speaker-emulated output lets you get it all down to tape or disk.

  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Silent switching operation
  • Responds like a valve amp
  • Enhanced tone controls
  • Extreme gain and tone
  • Exclusive Infinite Shape Feature (ISF)
  • Fully equipped for stage or studio
  • Speaker emulated output
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • $279.00
  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Silent switching operation
  • Responds like a valve amp
  • "AClass" tone control
  • Fully equipped for stage or studio
  • Speaker emulated output
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • $279.00
HT-DUAL

The HT-DUAL (left) offers high voltage valve distortion flexibility. Channel 1 has either "Clean" or "Crunch" modes. Channel 2 gives distortion tones from super crunch to screaming lead. The unique switching operation will transform a single channel vintage amp into a three-channel tone machine. The pedal has ISF control and the no compromise speaker emulated output lets you get it all down to tape or disk.

  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Silent switching operation
  • Responds like a valve amp
  • 2 channel operation
  • Clean, Crunch & Lead modes
  • Enhanced tone controls
  • Exclusive Infinite Shape Feature (ISF)
  • Fully equipped for stage or studio
  • Speaker emulated output
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • $299.00

The HT pedals are available from all Guitar Center Platinum stores now.

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