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In this photograph of Pete performing with the Who you can see he is plugged into a Tonebender mk1 fuzz pedal. It can't be anything else given the large, wedge shaped wooden enclosure and strange top-mounted input jack. Originally designed to replace Vic Flick's Maestro FZ1 (he of James Bond guitar riff fame) after complaining to Hurst that the FZ1 completely lacked sustain (true!), these early Tonebender fuzz units were hand made by Gary Hurst out of his home and later sold through the Sola Sound music shop in London. Legend has it Pete sold his Tonebender to aspiring Hull guitarist Mic Ronson who would go on to use it as one of Ziggy Stardust's Spiders from Mars.more
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