Toyroom Guitar Effects – Norfleet Fuzz/Distortion Pedal Review
The Toyroom Guitar Effects company is based in Sydney, Australia. They make exceptional quality, hand-wired, custom painted pedals without the unusually high price tag that would go along with them (think Landgraff for example). I was lucky enough to try four of the new Toyroom Guitar Effects pedals and I can vouch for their quality, as well as their simplicity – Tim at Toyroom has done a great job.
This particular Norfleet pedal is a Fuzz/Distortion pedal which means it’s not as prominent in either a fuzz or distortion making it a bled of both. It has some seriously raunchy tones and when you really crank it hard you can hear the fuzz overtones on the notes.
If you like fuzz with a modern twist and high gain, this would be a great choice. If you’re looking for more of a Big Muff style fuzz, check out his Siamese Dream pedal. That will definitely float your boat big time.
In this video demo below of the Toyroom Guitar Effects Norfleet Fuzz pedal I have it plugged into my Fender 68 Custom Deluxe Reverb amplifier and we’re letting the pedal do the work. Check out the tone of this beast in the video below.(4.25 / 5)
I am giving this pedal a solid 4.25/5. Why an 8 you ask? Quality design, quality build, hand painted box, made with love. It might not be the type of pedal I would usually go for in my live rig, but for those who are fans of fuzz pedals in general or more modern rocking tones of distortion/fuzz – I’m sure you’re going to love it. It also has a price that can’t be beaten for what you’re paying for. All in all this is a great effects pedal by Tim at Toyroom. If this was an overdrive with the same