Custom Shop Variants

When I originally designed the Werewolf™ the plan was to create the most versatile overdrive and distortion for guitar all in one box. What I didn’t plan on was that it would also sound amazing on bass. Well, over the years I’ve found that I sell just as many Werewolf™ pedals to bass players as I do guitar players. Although all of those bass players love their Werewolf™, it got me thinking that I should take some time to tweak the circuit specifically for bass frequencies. What I came up with was the Basswolf Classic™ - a Werewolf™ that not only shines on bass but also really kills it on drop tuned guitar.

Tortuga Classic Series Pedals feature simplified graphics along with straightforward control names and of course are hand-built in-house by me just like their Custom Shop counterparts.

Dual Bass Over-Stortion™

Basswolf Classic™

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Basswolf Classic

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  1. Two completely different gain circuits

  2. Classic LM308 op amp

  3. Foot-switchable dual ‘Drive 1’ and ‘Drive 2’ gain settings

  4. Internal 9v battery and external 9v power adaptor jack

  5. 100% true bypass

  6. “Natural” finish aluminum enclosure

  7. Hand applied decals under a durable, glossy acrylic clear coat

  8. Hand-made in a one-man shop in the USA

  9. Enclosure Size: 3 5/8” x 4 5/8” x 1 1/4”

Basswolf Classic Video Demo

Video Demo Coming Soon

View PDF Manual: BasswolfManual.pdf