BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Waza Craft Distortion Pedal for Electric Guitars

BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Waza Craft Distortion Pedal for Electric Guitars

BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Waza Craft Distortion Pedal for Electric Guitars

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Product Highlights

  • 2 Modes: Standard & Custom
  • Dual-Stage Circuit with Discrete Parts
  • Over-The-Top, Saturated Distortion Tones
  • Custom Mode with Wider, More Open Tone
  • For Hard Rock & Metal
  • Revamped 3-Band EQ with Concentric Knobs
  • Parametric Midrange Control
  • Buffered Bypass
  • 9V Battery Included
  • Made in Japan
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BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Overview

  • 1Description

A part of their Waza Craft series, the BOSS MT-2W offers two different distortion tones in one stompbox. The first is the sound of the standard MT-2—a hefty, thick distortion with midrange character and heavy tones. This distortion comes with a three-band EQ with parametric midrange for much in the way of tonal shaping. This equalizer features concentric knobs in the EQ section to keep the footprint of the pedal as compact as possible. You'll notice that this pedal's Standard mode has a more responsive and more clearly defined sound compared to the MT-2, with lower noise for improved performance at the highest gain settings.
The second mode, Custom, provides a more natural, open tone, with more dynamics and a rounder feeling to the low-midrange. This distortion also cleans up nicely when rolling off your guitar's volume, which increases its functionality. This pedal is very much in line with the metal tones being achieved today.

As with all Waza Craft pedals, the MT-2W preserves the original design while enhancing aspects for increased reliability and versatility. A dual-stage gain path utilizes discrete circuitry to give you a bolstered tonal clarity. EQ has been refined too, offering bandwidth values tuned specifically for both of the pedal's operating modes.

The pedal provides 1/4" mono I/O. It can be powered from the included 9V battery or by means of a separately available power supply.

Key Features at a Glance
  • Waza Craft pedal with all-analog circuitry
  • Dual-stage gain circuit built with discrete analog components
  • Standard mode updates the MT-2 Metal Zone sound with improved clarity and lower noise
  • Custom mode delivers full-throttle gain tones with wider range, increased dynamics, and tighter low end
  • 3-band EQ provides intense sound customization with high, low, and sweepable midrange with up to 15 dB of boost/cut on each band
  • Buffer for clean and clear tone when bypassed
  • Made in Japan
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BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Waza Craft Distortion Pedal for Electric Guitars
  • 9V Battery
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
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    BOSS MT-2W Metal Zone Specs

    Input Impedance 1 MOhm
    Output Impedance 1 kOhm
    Recommended Load Impedance 10 kOhms or greater
    Nominal Level Input: -20 dBu
    Output: -20 dBu
    Connectors 1 x 1/4" instrument input, phone type
    1 x 1/4" instrument output, phone type
    Controls DIST knob
    LEVEL knob
    Mode switch
    Pedal footswitch
    Bypass Buffered bypass
    Indicator CHECK Indicator: Used for indication of when to check the battery
    Power Supply 9 VDC: 9 V battery, alkaline, or carbon-zinc
    AC Adapter: PSA-Series, available separately
    Battery Life (approx.) Alkaline: Approximately 18 hours
    Carbon: Approximately 7 hours
    Current Draw 35 mA
    Dimensions 2.9 x 5.13 x 2.4" / 73 x 129 x 59 mm
    Weight 15.5 oz / 440.0 g

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