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BOSS© KATANA HEAD PEDALBOARD

 

 

BOSS© KATANA HEAD

The BOSS© Katana Head is a 100W Guitar Amp Modeler with 5 channels named brown, lead, crunch, clean and acoustic. 55 BOSS©-quality effects are available to add to the base amp sounds. The Power Amp Section is variable between 0.5, 50 and 100 WATTS and can feed an external 8 Ohm speaker cabinet. The other features are MIDI control, a switchable FX loop and an internal 5 inch speaker for low-volume rehearsal.

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This Pedal-board controls the BOSS© Katana Head through the use of The GA-FC Foot controller

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while adding the following functionality...

  1. Addition of Front-End Tuner and Cry Baby© Mini Wah Pedal
  2. A cable interface for the Amp Audio cable , Footswitch control cable and an Input Jack for a guitar Cable
  3. A triple 9VDC Power Supply to power the Wah, Sonic Research© ST-200 Tuner and LINE6© G30 Wireless receiver
  4. Addition of a jack on the GA-FC to allow the simultaneous triggering of the BOOST and DELAY blocks
  5. A modified 'EASY' button to trigger of the BOOST and DELAY blocks
  6. A Custom Laser Engraved Faceplate

 

 

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interface

There is a Custom Cable Interface for all of the IN's and OUT's to and from the pedalboard.

The Wireless IN is normalized to the GUITAR OUT until a Guitar Cable is inserted into the WIRE input... at that point, the Wireless receiver is disconnected and the Cable feeds the Tuner/ Wah.

 

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easy

The Roland© GA-FC Foot-Controller is modified with a 1/4" jack to allow connection of an external footswitch to turn on the Boost and Delay blocks simultaneously.

 

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9vdcDC

 

The Power Supply is custom built with three internal switching regulators feeding three 9VDC outputs. The unit has a standard IEC power inlet and is switched and fused.

 

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SIGNAL FLOW

 

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