Just got a Custom Shop Xotic BB Preamp pedal!!

Discussion in 'Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things' started by procos, Feb 6, 2012.

  1. procos

    procos Supporting Member

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    Brandon at Willcutt Guitars recommended this pedal to me and it is the most amp like distortion sound I have found in a pedal. I actually reminds me of a Klon but with more gain. I use it with the compression switch set to the middle position which is with the compression off. It is louder and much more open sounding than in the Norm or Andy Timmons settings. I play it through my Two Rock Onyx clean channel and I like the overdrive tone through this setup better than the actually overdrive channel on the Onyx. It is just a glorious tone. Not sure why it took me so long to get this pedal. Best overdrive pedal I have ever owned.

    Chuck
     
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    Ed Reed Senior Member

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    I have a plain orange one and I'm always amazed by just how good the pedal sounds.
     
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    Really tempting to get the comp version since it has all 3 versions in one pedal.
     
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    procos Supporting Member

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    That is the one I have. I like it best in the middle with no compression.
     

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