most transparent sounding OD pedal???

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by jackson0321, Feb 3, 2004.

  1. jackson0321


    Apr 4, 2001
    Houston, TX
    anybody know of a overdrive pedal that still keeps the character of your bass sound
  2. Finger Blister

    Finger Blister

    Jul 8, 2003
  3. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    What I hear a lot of:

    ProCo Rat
    Fulltone Bass Drive
    DOD OD250

    Can't vouch for much other than the DOD, it's very transparent but gives a nice growl.
  4. jammadave

    jammadave Rudderless ship Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2003
    Wash DC metro area
    Blues channel of a Mesa V-Twin, gain at half, EQ to taste


    VoodooLab Sparkle Drive with blend and tone both at 11:00 to 1:00, gain at 3:00 to cranked.


  5. the low one

    the low one

    Feb 21, 2002
    BOSS ODB3 with the balance set to 8:00 (almost dry)
  6. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Heh yea anything above that and it is one of the most disguising fuzz's ive ever heard!
  7. Tecx

    Tecx Radio Rock Leads To Sterility

    Jun 9, 2002
    Halifax, NS, Canada
    I loath the OB-3, But another vote for the DOD 250... Man I can't beleve all the hype now, I must be famous or somthing :rolleyes:



  8. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    My fave is the fulltone. In the comp-cut mode, it's extremely transparent.
  9. KB


    Jan 13, 2000
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Fulltone Bassdrive!!!!
  10. jackson0321


    Apr 4, 2001
    Houston, TX
    i got a robert keeley boss bd-2 mod, great OD for bass check it out,