need a little bit o always on , grit/boost .. ?? give this little one a try .. !! another gadget from the studio ... w/box, bag, pick SolidGold FX BC239 ... some info ; ( avg street price - 115 ) Solidgoldfx BC239 Mini-Booster The BC239 mini booster is full bodied and smooth booster with a slightly rounded top end and extended lows. This boost is perfect for thickening single coils, beefing up overdrives or adding punch to your bass. Given its streamlined circuit design, the BC239 mini-booster is highly responsive to volume and tone adjustments allowing the core tonality of your instrument and the nuance of your playing to shine through. The BC239 mini booster can be used stand alone or stacked in conjunction with other mini-boosters or effects of you choosing to create a vast array of unique textures. ($65) NOW $60 ... shipped usps lower 48 US , paypal thnx for looking ... Dave C.