Mojo Hand FX Introduces the Swim Team

A multi-chorus/flanger pedal that features an original quad chorus design and a variety of "swimmy" sounding effects.


Mojo Hand FX has unveiled their newest offering, the Swim Team multi- chorus/ flanger pedal. This new release features an original quad chorus design teamed up with a classically inspired flanger. The two programs are push button selected, and offer many variations of these two “swimmy” sounding effects. Classic early chorus effect is also attainable by using lower feedback in the Flanger setting, the Swim Team is designed to be one of the most versatile and easy to dial in modulation pedals of it's kind.

Features

  • Push button selection for Chorus or Flanger
  • Controls for Rate and Depth in each program.
  • The Mix control for the Chorus doubles as a Feedback control in the Flanger setting.
  • 9v Standard center negative power supply only (not included), no battery provision
  • True bypass with soft touch silent switching design
  • Durable Aqua/Silver Vein powder coat finish
  • Made in USA, lifetime warranty
  • Dimensions: 4.31” L, 2.31” W, 1.19” H

Swim Team Multi-Chorus/Flanger Pedal Demo - Colin Sapp - Mojo Hand FX

$159 MAP/ street price. Go to mojohandfx.com for more info.

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