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Re: headrush: not plastic

thanks for clearing this up!  Maybe I won't treat mine with such kid
gloves anymore....


Kevin Goldsmith                         kevin@unitcircle.com
Unit Circle Media                       http://www.unitcircle.com/

On Thu, 12 Aug 1999, Tim Nelson wrote:

> If there's any doubt, take the bottom off. It's metal, I tell ya! You 
> probably drive a Volkswagen over it.
> I'm no metallurgist, but I believe it's aluminum. Magnets don't stick to
> it, and aluminum doesn't weigh a whole lot.
> According to the manual, the Headrush weighs 690 grams. My TR-2, a
> standard- sized Boss pedal, weighs in at 400 grams (15 oz.) with battery.
> I think the finish is some sort of plasticised coating, but there's no
> finish inside the unit.
> Tim
> At 11:28 AM 8/12/99 -0400, you wrote:
> >I'm pretty sure it's plastic since the whole thing is extremely light.  
> >weighs less than any of my boss pedals.
> >
> >
> >     Kevin
> >
> >