Crunchy Distortion

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by nspbass, Oct 26, 2005.

  1. nspbass


    Nov 26, 2004
    I'm looking for a pedal that will give me a really crunchy (for lack of a better word) distortion sound. I'm really not a fan of fuzz. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks.

  2. lowmid


    Feb 2, 2005
    sansamp is excellent for crunchy sounds, try out the tri-ac (with 2 other bonus channels) or better, the gt-2
    nice crunch all around
  3. The 0x

    The 0x

    Aug 24, 2003
    Timonium, MD
    Nothing makes a better crunch sound than real power tubes, not just preamp tubes.
  4. Jazz Ad

    Jazz Ad Mi la ré sol Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Fine. What the hell does this have to do with the initial question ?
  5. well i have the mxr m-80 bass di
    that thing gives great crunch for me.
  6. i bet the GK diesel dawg has good cruch...i have the same circuit built into my backline and i think it's crunchy
  7. Higgie


    May 31, 2005
    London, England
    I get a nice crunchy sound from My Guv'Nor and ODB-3 together.
  8. +1 on the Boss ODB-3. brutal distortion can come out of this pedal if you want it to.
  9. arbitrary

    arbitrary Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    Boston, MA
    the bass xxl does its job.