SE SANTANA STANDARD
Goodies This new addition to the Carlos-approved SE Santana series features an all-mahogany body, a Wide Fat profile mahogany set neck, and a 24.5" scale rosewood fret-board with bird inlays. Other highlights include PRS-Designed tremolo and tuners, and PRS 245 humbuckers. Available in Antique White, Faded Tortoise Shell (pictured), and Vintage Cherry.
Price $499 retail
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OCTA SWITCH MK3
Goodies A more pedal-board-friendly version of the original Octa Switch, the MK3 is a digital effects controller that allows simultaneous use of up to eight pedals in any combination. Eight loops, eight presets, two external switches, bypass switch, high-quality selectable buffer, mono input/stereo output. Powered by two 9-volt batteries or regulated power supply.
Price $610 retail, $427 street
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DOD GUNSLINGER MOSFET DISTORTION
Goodies Employs a newly designed MOSFET circuit to deliver a wide range of distortion tones. Level and Gain knobs control overall volume and the amount of distortion. Low and High controls enable the player to adjust the amount of bass and treble. True bypass. 9- to 18-volt operation.
Price $125 retail
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Goodies Designed to add grit to hollow or semi-hollowbody guitars (although it plays well with solidbodies too), the 6T8 uses a long, rough cast Alnico V magnet. Wound with #42 poly wire on butyrate bobbins, the neck pickup averages 7.4kΩ resistance and the bridge pickup averages 7.8kΩ resistance.
Price $199 retail (set)
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Goodies Neo-vintage voiced tremolo with two input-sensitive modes of operation. Dynamic Depth mode adjusts the depth based on playing strength or volume, while Dynamic Rate allows you to increase tremolo speed by playing harder. Both modes offer a Shape control that lets you select one of four waveforms: Ramp Up, Sine Wave, Ramp Down, or Square Wave.
Price $219 retail
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Goodies Available as a head or 1x12 combo (with an Eminence-designed Z-12 speaker), the 40-watt Z-Lux uses four 6V6 power tubes. Features a combination of hand-rolled Jupiter caps, Mallory 150s, and classic “orange drop” caps that are specifically selected for each stage. Footswitchable tube-driven tremolo and spring reverb. Full/Half power switch. Volume, Treble, Mid, Bass, Master, Reverb, Speed, and Depth controls. Footswitches included.
Price $2,399 retail (combo), $2,049 retail (head)
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HOUND DOG M14 METALBODY DOBRO
Goodies Resonator-style guitar featuring a bell brass body with nickel plating, SlimTaper D-profile mahogany neck, adjustable trussrod, Grover mini-Rotomatic tuners, and D’Addario EJ24 medium-gauge strings.
Price $999 retail
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