The FAT GENERAL is an evolution of the critically acclaimed OTC-201 compressor. ThorpyFx and the original designer (Dan Coggins) have collaborated to deliver the next level of compression for guitarists. Unlike many other compressors, the FAT GENERAL adds sustain and balance to your signal without unnecessary noise or signal “pumping”. You'll also notice that the FAT GENERAL can be particularly transparent but with a sparkle and clarity that you were missing before. For me it has become an always on pedal, I cant play without it!
Aside from achieving fantastic sonic credentials the FAT GENERAL is built like a tank with physical features such as recessed knobs and top mounted jacks. Robust build does not have to come at the sacrifice of looks, the FAT GENERAL uses a combination of a beautiful stainless steel laser etched centre console wrapped in a tough baseplate.
Internally the premium sound is enhanced through the use of premium components all wrapped in a beautiful custom engineered enclosure.
This is sonically identical to the V1 version, the V2 version is smaller and can only be powered via 9V power supply.
Size: (W)65mm x(L)125mm x(H)53mm (top of Knobs)
Current Draw - 35mA
Impedance: Input - 10M, Output - 39K
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THESE PEDALS ARE HANDBUILT IN SMALL BATCHES AND COULD TAKE UP TO TWO WEEKS TO MAKE.