Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
+

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

  • Like
  • Tweet
  • Pin it
  • Submit

JH-1 The Jackhammer, Distortion from Marshall in the Effects series.


36 user reviews
Price engine
Classified Ads
Forums

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer tech. sheet

  • Manufacturer:Marshall
  • Model:JH-1 The Jackhammer
  • Series:Effects
  • Category:Distortions
  • Added in our database on:04/02/2004

We have no technical specifications for this product
but your help will be much welcomed

Fill in the product description

»

User Reviews Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

Average Score:4.4( 4.4/5 based on 36 reviews )
 23 reviews64 %
 8 reviews22 %
 4 reviews11 %
 1 user review3 %
Value For Money :
MGR/Mark 06/08/2004

MGR/Mark 's review"Marshall Jackhammer"

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
A freind purchased from Michael's Music in Irving Texas for me.

Despite the fact that this is a tweakers pedal, it has numerous settings that produce solid Marshall bad a$$ sounds. They are warm even though this pedal has no tubes.

Perhaps that it doesn't have that much variation in sounds. Not enough to make a huge difference. I mean, it has an older Marshall crunch and a modern heavy sound, but no spectrum other than that.

Metal construction, not plastic. Very durable - gigged on and off for years with no problems or a backup. Very reliable.

This thing is awesome. I use it to get different types of distortion other than my Deville amp. Definitely recommended.

This review was originally published on http://www.musicgearreview.com
»
MGR/Adam01/07/2004

MGR/Adam's review"Marshall Jackhammer JH-1"

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
£45

Its has a great distortion and overdrive sound. it has the lil switch thing bettween each mode so u have to pedals in one. the gain is great, you can go from a smooth bluesy tone with it at 8 o'clockish to full metal style gain all the way up. the contor and ferquencey conttrols give u sooo many sounds. seruiouly about 30 decent different sounds

its a tad noisey and with a wah in front you seriously need to invest in a noise gate

you could throw it out of the window and it would work. the foot switch is a bit weak, you have to go easy on it, unlike boss

if you need any sort of distorted sound get this - cheap - sounds great - covers all styles

This review was originally published on http://www.musicgearreview.com
»
MGR/That kid with the guitar12/08/2003

MGR/That kid with the guitar's review"Marshall Jackhammer JH-1"

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
I got It as a Birthday present, but I know that it was acquired from one man band, in Banbury, England.It cost £45 which is about $78.

It has a really good heavy metal fell to it when you're using it. It also has some great looks compared to most effects pedals (Iuse this term loosely)

I dislike the way that you cannot control how heavy the effects are, as it is merely turned on with a button, meaning tedious time spent fiddling with gain. Also there are two different effects (overdrive and distortion), which could be considered a good point... exept the fact that they both sound exactly the same!

Extremely good. the look and wieght are just right for a marshall product, it will take any amount of bashing,and will last forever.

A good effects pedal for begginers,but if its rapid effects mellowing and strengthening again you want then I'd shop around for something else.

This review was originally published on http://www.musicgearreview.com
»
MGR/Derek Mok11/17/2003

MGR/Derek Mok's review"Marshall JH-1 Jackhammer"

Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
Bought from Musician's Friend for $79.99 on special because I wanted to find a pedal that could create a good rhythm crunch. Also, wanted to try to recreate the "Zoom A1" lead sound without using the Zoom 505.

Small point, but this is the most eye-pleasing pedal I've ever seen: Golden chassis, mirror-smooth, die-cast control knobs, extremely rugged and very solid. The Overdrive sounds have soul, and I was able to realize my objective of using only one distortion pedal to get the sounds I need.

Partly due to my inexperience with pedals, I couldn't really get the kinds of tones I have in my head. But what I do get with this pedal ends up working for the guitar parts I'm recording.

Very high. I've read complaints about the on/off button on the Jackhammebeing flimsy, but I don't agree. I also don't use my pedals as often or as aggressively as most players; that could be the reason.

I love this pedal. Except my Fender pedal tuner and my trusty Zoom 505, there is no other pedal I use more.

This review was originally published on http://www.musicgearreview.com
»

Images Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

  • Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
  • Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
  • Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer
  • Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

Videos Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

Manuals and other files Marshall JH-1 The Jackhammer

Discover other products!

Other names: jh 1 thejackhammer, jh1thejackhammer, jh1 thejackhammer, jh1 the jackhammer, jh 1the jackhammer

Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more.