Throttle Box Guitar Pedal By Mesa Boogie

Throttle Box

Pedal Manufacturer

Mesa Boogie


The Throttle Box by Mesa Boogie is a versatile distortion pedal designed and handcrafted in Petaluma, California, USA. It is known for serving up all genres of rock with cut and aggression while retaining the signature warmth and organic sonic quality found in Mesa Boogie amplifiers. The pedal features a unique MID CUT that scoops out midrange to produce the signature Boogie "V" EQ-curve.

Key features and technical specifications include:
- Gain Control: Allows users to dial in the perfect amount of classic to modern high-gain
- Lo/High Gain Switch: Provides classic crunch to modern meltdown
- Master Level Control: Offers a variable range of signal boost up to +20dB
- Tone Control: Balances the amount of high frequencies
- Mid-Cut Control: Provides a powerful mid-scoop for modern high-gain styles
- Internal EQ-Boost Switch: Provides an added style/voicing option
- True Bypass On/Off Switching: Bypasses all circuitry when off to ensure no tonal loss
- On/Off Status LED
- Power Requirements: 9V Battery Powered or optional AC Powered via External Power Jack Input (9VDC/15mA current draw)
- Input Impedance: 1M Ohm (500k Ohm minimum)
- Output Impedance: 10k Ohm
- Switching Type: True Bypass
- Dimensions: 4.77 x 2.87 x 2.30 inches
- Weight: 0.865 lbs

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