Mu-Tron Mutron III 1970s

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  • $415$600

Mu-tron (short for Musictronics) was started as an offshoot of Guild in the early '70s. The Mu-tron III was the firm's most popular pedal, and came as the result of its design team trying to isolate components of an analog synthesizer into a pedal. The Mu-tron is an envelope filter and produces a wah-like effect that's commonly used in funk.  

Years of Production: 
1972 - 1981

Notable Players: 
Stevie Wonder, Bootsy Collins, Jerry Garcia


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