Pedal Power alternatives

Discussion in 'Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things' started by PeaElAre, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. PeaElAre

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    I realize that the Voodoo Lab Pedal Power is pretty much the industry standard for powering the pedal board but I'm wondering about suitable alternatives...are there any?
     
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    Well, a switch mode power supply where you have to daisy chain isn't really an alternative to something like the PP2+ -- a linear power supply with isolated grounds for each power outlet. The Cioks pro line is a similar to PP2+ alternative though.
     
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    Eventide PowerFactor. It's pretty much a Cioks DC -10 in disguise.
     
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    Dunlop DC Brick...small and as good as anything else(if not better) on its price range IMO.
     
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    Gigrig Generator/Distributor. Virtual Batteries and other high voltage supplies available also. Not cheap, but very modular.
     
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    Cioks is probably your closest alternative.
     
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    Gotta agree with teleclem and others on this.

    The PP2+ is a good PSU, but if you're looking to power multiple high mA pedals, the DC10 is the only way to go.
     
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    Yeah, as mentioned earlier, it's also known as the Eventide Powerfactor. Great for lots of modern high ma digital pedals. I think the difference between them is the included set of flex cables? But you can always order them individually too.
     
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    The Cioks DC8 is probably closer to the PP2+from a pricepoint and powering perspective. The DC10 has more powering options than the PP2+. But the PP2+ has the accessory option that the Cioks do not.
     

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