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New Gear February 2011

Capture allows players to choose what will be delayed by holding down Function footswitch.
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A/DA RAD-1 One Second Regenerative Analog Delay

Capture allows players to choose what will be delayed by holding down Function footswitch. Available delay time is 40ms - 1,000ms. $239 retail.adaamps.com

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Aphex Punch Factory

Optical compressor.$249 retail.aphex.com

Albion Musical Instruments

The new amp line by former Marshall and Vox designer Steve Grindrod introduces TCT hand-wired tube models and AG hybrid amps for guitar, and ABH bass amplification. Prices are expected to run from $160 (entry-level AG series) to $1,066 (TCT 100-watt head).albionmi.co.uk

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Epiphone Nighthawk Custom Reissue

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Mahogany body, AAA flamemaple veneer top, mahogany neck with 25.5"-scale ebony fretboard, Slant NHT humbucker (bridge), NSX single-coil (middle), NHR minihumbucker (neck).$399 street.epiphone.com

Epiphone Limited Edition Joe Bonamassa Les Paul Goldtop

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Mahogany body with carved hard-maple-cap top, mahogany neck with rosewood fretboard, Gibson USA BurstBucker 3 bridge pickup, Gibson USA BurstBucker 2 neck pickup. Includes hardshell case. $699 street.epiphone.com

Blackstar Amplification HT-1r Combo

Two-channel, 1-watt combo with 1xECC83 and 1xECC82 tubes, one 8" speaker. $379 retail.blackstaramps.com

Epiphone “Worn” 1966 Wilshire with Tremotone

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Mahogany body, mahogany neck with 24.75"-scale rosewood fretboard, NYT mini-humbucker (bridge), and NYR mini-humbucker (neck). $449 street.epiphone.com

Aphex Xciter

Tone enhancement pedal. $249 retail.aphex.com

Ernie Ball/Music Man The Game Changer

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New technology gives players total control over pickup wiring and combinations. Available on Reflex model guitars. Price TBD.ernieball.com

Planet Waves NS Capo Tuner

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Combines Dual Action Capo with precision chromatic tuner. Fits standard 6- and 12- string guitars. $64 retail.planetwaves.com

Morley Mini Wah Volume/ Maverick Mini Switchless Wah

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Pedals measure 6.75" in length, 4.5" in width, and 2.75" in height. Electro-Optical circuitry. Mini Wah Volume is $89 street, and Mini Switchless Wah is $99 street.morleypedals.com

Planet Waves O-Port

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Soundhole insert. Available in large and small sizes, and white and black. $29 retail.planetwaves.com

Onori International

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Onori’s 2011 strap line boasts a variety of combinations, including leather, suede, woven fabrics, embroidered materials, metals, and a special artist series by Kalynn Campbell. $8.95-$49.95.onoriintl.com

Studio Devil Amp Modeler Pro

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Plug-in combines tube-amp models, cabinet-impulse modeling, EQ, and studio effects. $149 retail.studiodevil.com

PRS SE Santana

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Carved maple top, flamed-maple top veneer, mahogany back, one-piece “wide-fat” mahogany neck with rosewood fretboard, PRS tremolo. $754 street.prsguitars.com

Fender 60th Anniversary Telecaster

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Ash body, tinted maple neck and fretboard with 9.5" radius, mediumjumbo frets, and American Vintage Telecaster single-coils. Includes Fender/SKB molded case. Price TBD. fender.com

Hoyer Lady Deluxe

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Mahogany body, 24.75"-scale ebony fretboard, Hoyer Humbucker HHB-100 (bridge/splittable), and Hoyer Humbucker HHB-100 (neck/splittable). Available in Deep Black and Wedding White. $1,119 retail. hoyerguitars.com

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