A faithful recreation of a stellar forgotten fuzz box—the Shin-Ei FY2 Companion Fuzz. However, with all the great tone that box offered, it was not without its detractions. The pedal suffered from a lack of volume, and its awkward shape plagued pedalboard users everywhere.
Like many other pedalbuilders, Ryan McCaffrey got his start by modding existing pedals to meet his and his customers’ exact needs. Soon enough, existing topology just wasn’t cutting it, and after more and more tinkering and experimentation, the Zero to Sixty drive was born.