Pick my new overdrive and I'll buy it(putting money where mouth is)

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by jazznrick, Jul 26, 2018.


Which overdrive should I buy?

Poll closed Aug 2, 2018.
  1. SolidgoldFX Beta

    15 vote(s)
    16.7%
  2. SS/BS Mini

    12 vote(s)
    13.3%
  3. Jext Telez Uni-Drive Bass

    1 vote(s)
    1.1%
  4. Wounded Paw Bighorn Overdrive

    2 vote(s)
    2.2%
  5. Aguilar Agro

    15 vote(s)
    16.7%
  6. Dunwich Volt Thrower

    16 vote(s)
    17.8%
  7. Other(please specify in comments)

    35 vote(s)
    38.9%
  8. Wampler Low Blow

    2 vote(s)
    2.2%
  9. Phat Phuk B

    3 vote(s)
    3.3%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Ever feel like the OP doesn't listen in these threads and just does whatever he wants at the end of the day? Not this thread. Not today.
    So I decided to sell my D*A*M Ezekiel because it was worth a lot, but I did like it a lot . I play a p bass through a Rumble 500 so I need something that sounds tubey. I play alternative and indie rock and also emulate a synth bass. My fuzz is a Spaceman Nebula, so I need an OD to complement it.
    Vote and I'll buy whatever get the most votes. EDIT- except the Aftershock or any pedal I've already owned
     
    Last edited: Jul 26, 2018
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  2. LSMFT6

    LSMFT6 We brake for nobody Supporting Member

    Aug 16, 2006
    California
    None
    Source Audio Aftershock
     
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  3. Zon master

    Zon master

    May 10, 2017
    Damnation Audio MBD-1, Cog Effects Knightfall 66, Dunwich ODB, Tronographic Rusty Box, Idiot box Blower Box, EA Iron Pig, or Broughton Audio Terraformer get my votes!
     
  4. keatz

    keatz

    Jan 19, 2011
    What he said
     
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  5. Best Overdrive/Distortion/Fuzz ever IMO
     
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  6. Blu bro

    Blu bro

    Mar 1, 2012
    Aus
    I would love to try a Damnation Audio MBD-1.. so that would be my vote.
     
  7. Jebberz

    Jebberz Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2012
    Quebec city
    Way Huge Green Rhino has stopped my Gas for an overdrive... i'm now gassing to having two of them in my board...
     
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  8. cataract

    cataract Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2007
    Columbia SC
    MBD-1 or Nunez Annex
    :bassist::hyper::bassist::hyper:
     
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  9. vivaknoxvegas

    vivaknoxvegas El Duderino Gold Supporting Member

    May 6, 2002
    Knoxville, TN
    Dunwich ODB, you won’t regret it.
     
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  10. filler83

    filler83

    Jan 5, 2015
    Cleveland, OH
    Does the green rhino retain all the low end from bass?
     
  11. Jebberz

    Jebberz Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2012
    Quebec city
    Yes, absolutely. There is a 100HZ pot that let you control the bass Level. In fact, you can even add low end with this pedal. I use this when playing with my bass VI that lacks a bit of low-end, and it works very well.
     
  12. cnltb

    cnltb

    May 28, 2005
    ...and I still like the Fairfield Circuitry barbershop.
     
  13. callofcthulhu

    callofcthulhu

    Oct 16, 2012
    Enjoy your new Other pedal, OP. I'm not familiar with Please Specify In Comments, they must be a pretty small company if they don't have a website, are they on facebook?
     
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  14. mexicanyella

    mexicanyella

    Feb 16, 2015
    Troy, MO
  15. XXL

    XXL calm seas dont make skilled sailors

    Jun 14, 2007
    Florida
    I have a few suggestions.

    The Phat Phuk B with the knob pushed pass noon.

    The Doc Lloyd Grit n Girth is put together really well, high quality like the Nebula.

    Maybe the Earthquaker Monarch.
     
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  16. REV

    REV Supporting Member

    Jun 18, 2006
    I like the Bearfoot Blueberry. Good for guitar too.
     
  17. 40Hz

    40Hz Supporting Member

    I tried and subsequently flipped a decent number of ODs before I found some I really liked. The Southampton Fifth Gear V2 and the Lounsberry Rupert were the two left standing.

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    The Rupert does that 70s big tube amp/OD thing better for me than anything else I tried. Possibly because it was designed from the ground up to do just that. Super simple to dial in too. Just a drive and level knob.

    Kinda pricey @$199 street. But it gets that sound I want, so it’s a keeper for me.
     
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  18. mmbongo

    mmbongo Regular Human Bartender Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    Carolinas
    Creation Audio Labs Grizzly.

    Search over.
     
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  19. RichSnyder

    RichSnyder Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2003
    Creation Audio Grizzly

    If you’re looking for tubey, you’re looking for a Grizzly.
     
  20. cnltb

    cnltb

    May 28, 2005
    Contender for the lamest post on Talkbass? ;)
     
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