Dunlop GCB95 Cry Baby Original Wah Pedal
Dunlop GCB95 Cry Baby Original Wah Product Overview by GAK
If you've ever listened to the likes of Jimi Hendrix or Eric Clapton, you can be pretty sure you've come across the sound of the Cry Baby Original Wah pedal. First created way back in 1966, it helped to bring a whole new sound to rock and roll music.
Now withe the GCB95 Dunlop have created a pedal that is a fantastic interpretation of their legendary pedal but with a precise high end and a more aggressive wah sound.
The pedal has been constructed to truly stand the test of time with heavy duty die cast housing and Hot Potz Potentiometer.
Dunlop Product Overview
The Cry Baby Wah is the most iconic guitar effect in music history. When it hit the scene in 1966, it added a whole new layer of expression to the electric guitar-players such as Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton used the Cry Baby Wah to create some of the most timeless sounds in rock.
The GCB95 is a modern interpretation of that sound, featuring the lush, expressive character of the legendary red Fasel inductor with a more focused high end and a more aggressive and accentuated wah sound. With a heavy-duty die-cast housing and a Hot Potz Potentiometer tested to one million cycles, the Cry Baby Wah will withstand years of playing.
- Heavy die cast construction for years of reliability
- 100k ohm Hot Potz potentiometer that allows for that quick, abrupt wah sound
- Powered by a 9 vold DC mains adaptor (not included) and/or 9 volt battery
- Dimensions 10" x 4" x 2-1/2"
- Weight 3.7 lbs.
- Model no. GCB95
Wonderful piece of gear
Not tried yet as a Christmas gift.
Waaaahhw! What more do you want?
The pedal lives up to it’s reputation and gives a range of wah sounds. Spend time and experiment and you’ll hear sounds you recognise on many recordings. Good fun too!
much quieter than my seventies one...