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Tonebender???

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by gregmon79, Feb 10, 2013.


  1. gregmon79

    gregmon79 I did it for the muff... Supporting Member

    Does anyone know where I can find the tonebender fuzz pedal that Justin chancellor from tool uses? I looked on the Internet a bit and I can't seem to find one anywhere. Their not available or sold out.
     
  2. 254 stringer

    254 stringer Supporting Member

    Apr 15, 2010
    Waco Texas
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  4. vegas532

    vegas532 Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2006
    Claremont, CA.
  5. bassvirtuoso

    bassvirtuoso My God, it's full of chrome! Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2006
    Nebraska
  6. What tool selections do you really like the sound of? I think the majority of his dirt parts are actually his GT2 Distortion. I'm not saying I know this for a fact but alot of his stuff sounds more like that distortion than the tonebender fuzz
     
  7. vegas532

    vegas532 Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2006
    Claremont, CA.
    Having been one of those guys who duplicated his rig in the past, this is partially true, actually. The vast majority of his distorted tones come courtesy of the GT-2 in combination with his RAT channel.

    Dean (Toolmybass) can totally back me up on this, I'm sure. ;)
     
  8. BassMonstrum

    BassMonstrum

    Mar 7, 2008
    +1 on Macaris.

    I was in London last year and bought one. Nice pedal.
     
  9. Yeah I thought most of it sounded like the GT-2. I can't think of anything off the top of my head that sounds like the tonebender. Maybe the intro to Jambi?
     
  10. vegas532

    vegas532 Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2006
    Claremont, CA.
    Tonebender

    Jambi (solo section)
    Current live versions of Flood (intro)
    Current live version of Intolerance (breakdown)
    Lost Keys/Blame Hoffman (intro/bas and drum brwakdown)
    Current live versions of H. (intro)

    I'll post more if I think of any. ;)
     
  11. Sounds like a bunch of live stuff for intros and outros lol. Any parts he uses it in the studio? Is the intro of jambi the gt2? It's so fuzzy I figured it had to be the fuzz for sure.
     
  12. Do the new ones sound like the old ones do?
     
  13. +1

    Thats a yes for the intro to Jambi as well.
     
  14. The Jambi intro is the GT2?!
     
  15. Are all his dirt parts between the gt2,tonebender, and the rat? Somewhere I read he used a depth charge as well but I have never seen any pictures or proof of this pedal existing on his board
     
  16. No...Tonebender
     
  17. Do a YouTube search "Dunlop,Tool,Bass " and you shall see what u want!!
     
  18. Nice video. Don't see the depth charge but he is using the prescription electronics overdriver on his dirt channel. Jeez wouldn't it be nice to have 2000$ worth of effects for your "play" pedalboard you bring out just for fun hahaha. I wonder what exactly that little home made tone generator does.
     
  19. I'm surprised with all the money he has he uses cheap digital boss pedals for most of his modulation.
     



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