Shiba Drive™ is a smooth sounding overdrive pedal that works excellent with a clean amp to deliver a wide range of warm bluesy rhythm tones, it can also be used for soloing by pushing an already overdriven amp into creamy violin-like sustain. Shiba’s unique midrange character allows your tone cut through the mix, while retaining your instruments natural sonic qualities
Shiba Drive™ features an easy to tweak layout which includes Drive, Level, Tone, and a Smooth switch.
Controls the amount of Drive from the circuit. This will take you from a bluesy crunch to a sustained, compressed overdrive.
Controls the output level of the pedal. Shiba provides enough level to push the front end of any tube amp into natural clipping, or adds sustain to an already overdriven amp.
Shapes the the overall tonal response of the pedal - from warm and smooth to bright and cutting.
Smooth Switch: (Three Position)
Left: Activates as a mild high-end roll off. Effective for warming up guitars with single-coil pickups.
Middle: Voiced to produce a natural, open sounding overdrive.
Right: A more pronounced high-end roll off. Excellent for chunky rhythms and violin-like lead tones.
Note: The modes have less effect at lower gain and tone settings.
Input Impedance: 1M ohm Output Impedance: 600 ohm Power Connector: 9Vdc, center negative, 2.1mm x 5.5mm Operating Voltage: 4V to 18V (nominal 9V) Maximum Voltage: 20Vdc Reverse Voltage Protection: yes Over Voltage Protection: yes Current Consumption: 8mA Estimated Battery Life: 75 – 100 hours continuous use Dimensions: 2.50" Width x 4.50" Depth x 1.25" Height Weight: 0.75 pound FxLink Connector: 1/8" stereo FxLink max Voltage: 3.3Vdc Shield -> Tip: Activate on/off Shield -> Ring: N/A ROHS Compliant: Yes