HT-DRIVE A valve overdrive guitar pedal by Blackstar

HT DRIVE overdrive valve guitar pedal

HT-DRIVE Guitar Pedal

Unique 'A-Class' tone control

The HT-DRIVE guitar pedal has dual cascaded, high voltage, triode stages which deliver gain from warm boost to screaming valve saturation. The unique 'A-Class' tone control cuts the fizz without making your 'backed-off' tone sound dull and lifeless. Add to this a no-compromise speaker emulated output and you have the ultimate overdrive pedal.

HT-DRIVE Guitar Pedal Overview

  • Genuine valve design
  • Operates at 300V HT
  • Cascaded valve gain stages
  • Responds like a valve amp
  • Unique 'AClass' tone control
  • Fully equipped for stage or studio
  • Speaker emulated output
  • High integrity buffered bypass
  • Power supply included
  • Silent switching

HT-DRIVE Features Overview

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    Operates at 300V HT

    All the Blackstar pedals operate on 300VDC anode supply voltage (H.T. voltage).

  • Valve Drive

    High voltage valve design for true valve dynamics and feel.

  • Unique 'Class A' Tone Control

    This circuit was inspired by our research into the high frequency power amplifier response of Class A amps.

  • Speaker Emulated Output

    Most of the Blackstar pedals feature a fully specified speaker emulated output.

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