Discussion in 'Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things' started by drezdin, Mar 13, 2006.
Does anyone know how much the lovepedal dragon cost. It's already gone from the site.
The Dragon is a veriant of the BBB.It is custom order only as are all BBB'S.
Go to the site & click on the kARL.You will find the BBB info there.
The Dragon's were listed on the site for a short time at $150-00.
Gone already huh? Guess Sean was short on parts or something? Or then he had too many orders.
Check out the Dragon thread on HCFX for hilarity/drama.
That was a good read. Zeus!
That HC thread is something else! Man, I was going to click "order now" on the Lovepedal site Friday for the Dragon, but I was able to get an Eternity from Musictoyz instead. I figured I could get the Dragon later, but I have been really GAS'n for an E and when one was available I jumped on it. Now, I'm wondering if the $150 price for the Dragon was only a ltd. time offer and if it will be higher if/when more are available.
Oh well, I'll have the Eternity this Friday and I have a TIM I should be seeing in the next couple of weeks, so I'll just go play for a while.
Doh! I was about to click BIN until I looked at the end dates.
My Dragon just arrived today. It'll be a while before I'll really be able to see what this thing can do. I can tell you that it looks nice.
I have one on the way. It sounds intriguing. Can a pedal REALLY morph between Rangesmaster, MK II and Fuzz Face sounds simply by turning knobs? I hope so.
The Lovepedal GAS is hitting me again. I'd really love to get a Dragon, BBB and an old-school balance. Lovepedal stuff just blows me away every time, I keep on digging my COT50 and Eternity, both just wonderful pedals, they never fail me!
I just got mine. Quick impression: smoking pedal! If you like the CoT 50 Red, you should like this as well. The pedal likes an amp that is breaking up a bit. A variation on the Rangemaster and distortion/MK II tones are so far my favorite, with the filter and drive knobs in between the extremes of the 2 settings suggested by the settings page included with the pedal. There is more bass than a CoT, so this would go nicely with a CoT. I haven't tried stacking it with an Eternity or CoT--but I have a feeling the warm smooth od/boost setting and those pedals will sound killer. The FF setting has plenty of gain and hair and turning down my volume kniob gave me some cool warmer cleaner tones. I did NOT do a head to head with my CoT yet, but I am darn sure there is more gain than a CoT set to 5 o'clock.
I used my custom rosewood board, ash bodied strat, Barden pickups and Songworks amp set on verge of breakup into the matching 1 x 12 cab. ymmv.
Thanks for the report back. When did you order yours, jpagey?
I can't remember (we have a new baby on the way, any moment, so it has been hectic--last week?). Playing the pedal some more, I realize it has WAY more gain than a CoT--and it can be set louder. The low gain tones are just as cool--warm and fat, even with the filter set near 9 o'clock. Like most of Sean's pedals, the pedal cleans up nicely when I roll my volume back.
I know it is cliched, but Sean's pedals really do sound natural and like an extension of the amp--rather than a ss pedal stuck between the guitar and amp. I guess that's why I have bought so many of Sean's pedals!
I've only had about ten minutes with it so far, but it is definatley a cool one. I guess its aobut time to give the lovepedal tone report I promised sean.
I got this dragon, balance, and the karl.
Might as well do a big one and include the vibe, cot50, twin60 as well
Man, that was quick. I just ordered it on Friday and it came yesterday. I was at rehearsal though so I am just seeing the box now. Should I open it?
Well - as expected - it's an amazing pedal. I'm only had a few minutes w/ it at low volume, but it does as advertised and more. Sean's so freakin' brilliant. Man... More soon.