Electro-Harmonix, guitar pedal engineers, vintage sound gadgets

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Here is a break from all the crazy stuff Turns out EHX manufacturers a huge percentage of the world's vacuum tubes in its factory in Russia, which are then sent back to New York for testing and pairing before being sold to vintage and high-end audio fans, as well as manufacturers like McIntosh. A view from the factory floor to see the hand-made vacuum tube testing machines, as well as talking to the engineers that sit around all day and try to figure out how to get the ideas for new FX processors out of their crazy boss's head and into working hardware.