Post by Alan M (aka 'Milky') on Jul 5, 2009 7:11:39 GMT -7
Excellent review. I'm sure Brent will be asking for permission to publish it on the Z website, but here are a couple of brief quotes.
"The Brake Lite is impressively transparent, with next to no discernible change in the tone or dynamics of the amp as you reduce volume. At no point does the amp sound neutered or robbed of tone, even at maximum attenuation......It's simple to fit, simple to use and it simply works"
"Gold Stars: - Transparent volume reduction. - Simple to fit & operate. - Neat mounting arrangement. Black Marks: - Limited to 45 watts or under. - Some users will want more than -11db of attenuation.
GB Rating: 5 Stars (or picks ;D) "
Price from Peach in the UK is £145.
My opinion....I bought one and fitted it to my 2 x 10 convertible cab (used with Maz 18 NR head). Excellent piece of kit.
Z Cure...In da house. The Blondes: Z Carmen Ghia 1 x 10 RF Z MAZ Jr NR Head with `Harvey` valance. Z Galaxie Head (Ch2 M/Vol) with 'Harvey' valance. Z 2x10 convertible Cab Studioslips Clamshells!! Z Brake Lite Z-Drive
Some `other`amps and a few too many guitars (14 at the last count).
Red Ghia head Blonde Z-28 head Black Z 2x10" cab w/Greenbacks Black Z 1x12" cab w/Greenback Marshall 1974X 1x12" combo Clark Beaufort 3 Monkeys Sock Monkey 1x12" combo Fender CS '51 Relic Nocaster Fender CS '50's Relic Esquire Gibson CS aged 58 Les Paul Sunburst Gibson CS VOS 58 Les Paul Junior DC Lots of cool pedals
I have one in my MAZ Jr and I love it. At home, it stays on 4 (max attenuation) and I am really able to get the most out of the amp while sitting just a few feet away. Setting 2 or 3 would be fine for most gigs I would play.
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