klon

Seven different diodes generate subtly different shades of Klon-style sounds. Does that justify an extra 130 bucks?

Delicious Klon-style voices at most diode settings. Top quality.

Slight differences among diode settings may not justify cost.

$329

J. Rockett Archer Select
rockettpedals.com

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