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BOSS FZ-5 Fuzz Pedal

The BOSS FZ-5 Fuzz Pedal is a modern pedal built for the modern guitarist, but the sounds you can get from the FZ-5 are pure retro. Looking back at the glorious rock sounds of the ’60s and ’70s, the FZ-5 recreates its vintage fuzz through BOSS state-of-the-art COSM technology. Recall the fuzz-filled flavors of classic pedals, such as the Maestro FZ-1A, Fuzz Face and Octavia pedals, and kick ’em into overdrive with the FZ-5’s Boost knob. BOSS’ proprietary COSM technology allows guitar players to recreate classic fuzz BOOST control for more aggressive tone.

The BOSS FZ-5 Fuzz Pedal is the perfect weapon for players wanting to beef up their rigs with classic retro fuzz artillery.

 

 


BOSS FZ-5 Fuzz Pedal Specifications

 

Nominal Input Level:   -20 dBu
Input Impedance:   1 M ohm
Nominal Output Level:  -20 dBu
Output Impedance: 1 k ohm
Recommended Load Impedance: 10 k ohms or greater.
Bypass: 
Buffered bypass.
Controls:

  • FUZZ knob
  • MODE knob
  • LEVEL knob
  • Pedal Switch

Indicator: CHECK indicator (Serves also as battery check indicator)

Connectors:

  • INPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
  • OUTPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
  • DC IN jack
Power Supply:

  • Alkaline battery (9 V, 6LR61) or Carbon-zinc battery (9 V, 6F22)
  • AC adaptor (sold separately)

Current Draw: 36 mA

Expected battery life under continuous use: Alkaline: Approx. 10 hours
Carbon: Approx. 3 hours

* These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.

Accessories:

  • Owner’s manual
  • Mode sticker
  • Leaflet (“USING THE UNIT SAFELY,” “IMPORTANT NOTES,” and “Information”)
  • Alkaline battery (9 V, 6LR61)

 


BOSS FZ-5 Fuzz Pedal Specifications

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