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Radial SB-15 Tailbone Buffer and 9v to 15v Converter

Have a long chain of effects? Slap the Radial SB-15 Tailbone buffer at the end of your chain and get rid of unwanted noise and signal interference. Rate and review this product
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Radial SB-15 Tailbone

The Radial SB-15 Tailbone is a high performance signal buffer designed to sit at the beginning of the signal chain and drive multiple pedals without the added noise that often plagues high impedance circuits.

The ultra-compact design begins with a standard Hi-Z instrument input. The signal is then 'tamed' using Radial's unique Dragster load correction circuit to replicate the tone and feel as if connected directly to the amplifier. The signal is then buffered via a 100% discrete, class-A unity gain amplifier. Unlike most others that employ ICs or integrated circuits to buffer the signal, the discrete design reduces the need for phase-cancelling negative feedback producing a more natural and pleasing tone. This is further advanced with the same award winning class-A buffer that is in the Radial JD7 and used by guitarists as diverse as Steve Vai, John Petrucci, Steve Lukather and many others. Once buffered, the Tailbone lowers the impedance and susceptibility to hum and buzz caused by radio interference and electromagnetic fields. The SB-15 is then able to drive multiple pedals distances of 15 meters (50') without noise.

The SB-15 Tailbone is powered by a standard Boss-style 9V supply (not included). As an extra bonus, when using a Tonebone pedal that requires 15V on your pedalboard, you can combine two 9V outputs from your power brick and the Tailbone will convert them to 15VDC and provide the correct voltage polarity. This makes adding a high-end Tonebone to your pedalboard easy!

The Radial SB-15 Tailbone delivers exceptional sound quality, reduces noise and adds the convenience of 15VDC power for your Tonebone

Get an overview of the Radial SB15 Tailbone Buffer and 9V 15V Converter in this video demo:


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Shipping Weight: 0.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 8 x 5 x 2 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): R800 0115
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