EarthQuaker Devices Dirt Transmitter Fuzz

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Product Ref: 72681

  • Quality Gritty Sounding Fuzzdriver Pedal
  • Silicon Based Transistor Fuzz Circuit
  • Bias Control for Velcro-Like Fuzz Tone
  • 4 Dials for Sculpting the Perfect Sound
  • Handmade and True Bypass

EarthQuaker Devices Dirt Transmitter Fuzz

The Dirt Transmitter from EarthQuaker Devices is a top quality fuzz pedal with a dirty edge. With its silicon-based transistor circuit it offers legendary tone with unparalleled versatility. Four controls give you ultimate customisation of your sound; the key feature is Bias that provides a classic Velcro-like fuzz, and the option to simulate a sound as if the battery is failing for a grimy signal splutter, while the Tone can offer smooth, creamier tones. It also has an extremely low self-noise floor and a whole load of output gain on hand. The Dirt Transmitter is perfect for all you guitarists looking for a fuzzdriver littered with dirt and grit.

Product Ref: 72681

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The central feature of the Dirt Transmitter really is the Bias control, which limits the amount of current being fed to the transistors for a gated and Velcro-like fuzz tone. The signal splutter effect really brings a whole new creative dirtiness to your fuzz. The Tone dial allows for a wide range of high frequency roll-off for those creamier tones when you need them! You won't be disappointed when you give the Dirt Transmitter a space on your pedal board.

The EarthQuaker Dirt Transmitter is true bypass for a supreme natural sounding tone, and better yet it's completely handmade in the USA.


  • Dirt/Fuzz: Clockwise for heavier tones, anti-clockwise for lighter tones
  • Tone: Clockwise for a brighter, more cutting tone, anti-clockwise to roll off top end for more mellow tones
  • Bias: This is the heart of the Dirt Transmitter, where all of its voices can be found. It affects the voltage across the transistors which will create more gated Velcro fuzz tones anti-clockwise and thicker, more natural fuzz tones clockwise. It is 'properly biased'' around 2 O’clock.
  • Level: Clockwise for loud, anti-clockwise for quiet(ish).


  • Size: 4.7" x 3.7" x 1.18"
  • Inputs: 1 x 1/4" jack
  • Outputs: 1 x 1/4" jack
  • Power: Requires 9V DC power supply
  • Current Draw: 3 mA
  • Construction: Built by hand in Ohio, USA