Skip to main content Skip to footer
Special Financing for 24 Months**     View Qualifying Products and Details
  •  Español 877-687-5402
  • Stores
New Arrival

Gamechanger Audio Third Man Records Plasma Coil Black

Item #: 
1500000330657   POS #:116521774
Product Description:

The Plasma Coil is a special version of the Plasma Pedal created by Gamechanger Audio and Third Man Records. The Third Man Records Plasma Coil pedal was used by Jack White on The Raconteurs’ album Help Us Stranger, in the subsequent tour and other projects. At its heart is Gamechanger Audio’s innovative High Voltage Distortion technology that expre...  Click To Read More About This Product

Pencil Button
  • Protect Your Gear
  • Free Shipping
  • International Shipping
Have Questions? 866-498-7882
Call our experts for product info and phone-only specials.
Add to List
Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$350.00
Guitar Center Gear Card

Special 6-month financing^ + $17 back in rewards. Valid through 12/31/2020
Get DetailsAbout Special Financing Offers Opens in new window

Order Now!
This item is backordered but is available to reserve now. You will not be charged until the item ships. Email me when this is in stock.

This oversized item has special shipping requirements

Restrictions

    Warranty Options
Order Now!
This item is backordered but is available to reserve now. You will not be charged until the item ships. Email me when this is in stock.

This oversized item has special shipping requirements

Restrictions

Order Now!
This item is backordered but is available to reserve now. You will not be charged until the item ships. Email me when this is in stock.

This oversized item has special shipping requirements

Restrictions

Overview

The Plasma Coil is a special version of the Plasma Pedal created by Gamechanger Audio and Third Man Records. The Third Man Records Plasma Coil pedal was used by Jack White on The Raconteurs’ album Help Us Stranger, in the subsequent tour and other projects. At its heart is Gamechanger Audio’s innovative High Voltage Distortion technology that expresses audio signal as a series of electrical discharges. The Plasma Coil takes High Voltage distortion to new heights by adding multiple octave-style circuits, and an additional effects footswitch that can be toggled as latching or momentary.

The Plasma Coil is a revolutionary way of producing distortion by converting your instrument’s signal into a series of high-voltage plasma discharges in a sealed xenon-filled tube. The result is a sharp and sizzling overdrive that’s clear, responsive and, most importantly, fun. This patent-pending technology of high-voltage electric discharge also acts as a natural noise-gating device that creates strong contrasts between staccato notes, as well as eliminating all unwanted noise and pickup hum. The Gamechanger Audio and Third Man Records Plasma Coil’s electric discharge tube produces beautiful visible bolts of lightning that react to the input signal, creating a captivating experience for all players. In essence, it’s like playing a bolt of electricity.

Natural Noise Gate

This feature allows you to achieve extreme contrasts between individual notes by eliminating all of the in-between noises created by the instrument’s pickups or by humming strings.

Wide EQ
The Third Man Records Plasma pedal loses the original dry input signal and creates a new signal from fluctuations in the electromagnetic field surrounding the gas-discharge tube. This allows for a very wide range of frequencies. Boost and cut the lows and highs with the dedicated knobs. The EQ can be switched to affect only the wet sound or dry sound, which is especially suitable for bass.

Unique Harmonic Saturation
The Plasma pedal converts your instrument’s signal into a rapid series of electric discharges, which results in a large amount of non-linear harmonic saturation that causes extremely rich and responsive attacks, and delivers screeching sharp overtones and harmonics. These harmonic artifacts—produced as a byproduct of the high voltage discharge—are uncommon in traditional signal amplification, making Plasma Pedal’s distortion unlike anything you’ve heard before.

Features

  • High Voltage PLASMA Distortion circuit converts audio signal into a series of electrical discharges at 3.5 kV
  • 2 EQ controls to boost or cut Low and High frequencies
  • Voltage knob: Adjusts the amount of electrical current sent to the PLASMA tube
  • Effects knob: Allows you to select 1 of 6 different special effect types: Volume Boost, 2 Subharmonic modes (Bitcrush-style Octave Down), 1 Upper Harmonic mode (Octafuzz-style Octave Up), 2 Mixed modes (Upper and Lower harmonics combined)
  • Effects footswitch: Engages the PLASMA Coil's special effect circuit
  • Master Volume knob: Cuts or boosts the output signal level
  • On/Off silent footswitch
  • Effects footswitch toggle: Configure effects footswitch as a latching On/Off switch or as a Momentary switch
Pro Coverage

Guitar Center's Pro Coverage
Pro Coverage gives you added warranty protection for your gear. Stepping in where the manufacturer's "normal wear and tear" coverage ends, our Pro Coverage program offers you upgraded coverage if your product ever fails Click To Read More About This Product.

Pro Coverage includes
  • Accidental damage protection
  • Expedited repair or replacement
  • Free shipping (for returns or repairs)
  • 100% coverage for commercial use
  • Extended price protection
  • No lemon guarantee
  • Free transfer of coverage to a new owner
  • Repair costs covered for up to five years from date of purchase
  • Repair authorization-toll-free by phone or via the web
Customer Reviews
Questions & Answers View All
Loading....
Questions & Answers
You are changing the Ship-To country.

Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.